The ‘Afghan Taliban’, With The Support Of Locals, Combat ‘Islamic State’ For Control Of Tora Bora Region

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Local residents joined forces with Afghan Taliban militants to repel an Islamic State attack in a remote district in eastern Afghanistan, where Osama bin Laden once took refuge, according to local tribesmen. Late Friday, after about three days of fierce fighting in the mountains, IS fighters reportedly retreated to scattered villages after suffering dozens of casualties.…