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By Mir Bahmanyar

Following the Soviet invasion in 1979, the Mujahideen defenders of Afghanistan built and bolstered many normal cave platforms to exploit as provide bases and protecting positions. The Taliban and Al Qaeda additional constructed those positions in the course of the Nineties. Following the occasions of September eleven, 2001, those cave platforms have once again come to prominence and websites akin to Tora Bora ("Black Dust," a sequence of person caves) and Zhawar Kili (a huge advanced in japanese Afghanistan) have featured in information headlines around the globe. This name presents an in depth research and visible documentation of those caves and underground structures. It additionally discusses the Coalition's tactical method of dislodging the enemy from those fortified positions.

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