KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN - MAY 9: U.S. soldiers with the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) patrol the southern city of Kandahar, on May 9, 2011 in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Up to 60 ... more 
KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN - MAY 9: U.S. soldiers with the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) patrol the southern city of Kandahar, on May 9, 2011 in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Up to 60 Taliban militants launched an assault on the southern city of Kandahar over the weekend fighting street battles with security forces. Many of the militant are believed to be escaped prisoners and comes only weeks after hundreds of Taliban escaped from Kandahar's main prison. (Photo by Getty Images) less 
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