Taliban promises more insider attacks on foreign troops in annual Spring offensive

Afghanistan

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The Taliban on Saturday announced the start of their spring offensive, signaling plans to step up attacks as the weather warms across Afghanistan, making both travel and fighting easier.

The statement comes toward the end of a month that already has been the deadliest of the year.

The militant group’s leadership vowed that “every possible tactic will be utilized in order to detain or inflict heavy casualties on the foreign transgressors.”

It said that will include more so-called insider attacks by members of the Afghan security forces against their colleagues or foreign troops.

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