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TALIBAN PLEADS FOR INTERNATIONAL HELP AFTER QUAKE

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The Taliban is asking for urgent international aid after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck a remote part of southeastern Afghanistan, wiping out entire villages, killing at least 1,000 people and leaving many in need of medical care.