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Taliban-led Violence Rises in Afghanistan

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Taliban-led Violence Rises in Afghanistan

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Taliban-led Violence Rises in Afghanistan

Taliban-led Violence Rises in Afghanistan

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Members of the Bush administration express concern over the growing political violence in Afghanistan, and may even move some U.S. troops from Iraq to Afghanistan. Thomas Coughlin of the Daily Telegram and Economist magazine, who's based in Kabul, says the Taliban is making a comeback, especially in southern Afghanistan.

Coughlin speaks with Scott Simon.