"Helmand: Graveyard of Crusaders" (right)..."With God's permission, you will not leave except to Hell."
Embedded below is a Word document with a collection of English-language dispatches from the Afghan Taliban dated today (February 13) concerning the ongoing NATO-Karzai government military offensive in Helmand Province, a Taliban stronghold. The Taliban has also released a number of ARABIC and PASHTU statements today. An English translation of "Taliban journalism" about the front-line fighting in Helmand Province was also recently released. The statements are run without edits.
Afghan Taliban Dispatches on Helmand (Feb. 13)
Afghan Taliban Dispatches about Helmand (February 13, 2010)