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Afghan forces constantly fighting to root out Taliban

Clip: 09/25/2019 | 8m 56s

In Afghanistan, commando military units are kept busy chasing out the Taliban, then moving on to the next, inevitable advance elsewhere. But after special forces retake an area, ill-equipped regular forces that replace them struggle to hold on -- the same problem American forces faced there for years. Can Afghans find any peace? Special correspondent Jane Ferguson reports.

Aired: 09/25/19

Rating: NR

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