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Resurgent Taliban's Strength Runs Deep

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Resurgent Taliban's Strength Runs Deep

Resurgent Taliban's Strength Runs Deep

Resurgent Taliban's Strength Runs Deep

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The Taliban are back in Afghanistan, battling NATO forces in the country's south. They're based in neighboring Pakistan, according to author and journalist Ahmed Rashid. He tells Renee Montagne that NATO may win the battles, but it will be hard to win the war.

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