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Taliban Hunt Picks Up as Afghan Vote Nears

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Taliban Hunt Picks Up as Afghan Vote Nears

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Taliban Hunt Picks Up as Afghan Vote Nears

Taliban Hunt Picks Up as Afghan Vote Nears

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The search for Taliban militants along the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan has stepped up this week as Afghanistan prepares for elections. The U.S. military has taken part in the fighting and says dozens of Taliban militants have been killed. Hear NPR's Steve Inskeep and Najam Sethi, editor of the independent Friday Times in Lahore, Pakistan.