|World briefs for June 20, 2014|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
Taliban strike NATO trucks in east Afghanistan
KABUL, Afghanistan — Taliban suicide bombers struck NATO fuel trucks at a key border crossing between Afghanistan and Pakistan Thursday, setting off explosions that destroyed dozens of trucks and triggering a gunbattle with police guards that left all three attackers dead, officials said.
The attack underscored the instability plaguing the country and the continuing danger to the U.S.-led mission in Afghanistan as combat forces prepare to withdraw by the end of this year.
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