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Special Forces, ordinary people

SHIGAL, ASMAR and DANGAN, Kunar province – “Hekmatyar is not here,” the smiling young men answer in chorus when questioned about the whereabouts of Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, the famed mujahideen warlord busy gathering forces to kick foreign troops out of Afghanistan, a man desperately wanted by the US. It’s 7am in the tiny village of Aman […]