The Battle of Jaji occurred in April 1987, during the first stage of withdrawal of Soviet forces from their war in Afghanistan. Remaining Soviet troops supported the Soviet-backed government's operations in Paktia Province against the Mujahideen, hoping to relieve a besieged garrison at Ali Sher, and cut off supply lines to the Mujahideen from Pakistan.

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  • La battaglia di Jaji ebbe luogo nella provincia di Paktia tra il 17 aprile e il 13 giugno 1987 durante l'invasione sovietica dell'Afghanistan, nel corso delle prime fasi della ritirata sovietica. (it)
  • The Battle of Jaji occurred in April 1987, during the first stage of withdrawal of Soviet forces from their war in Afghanistan. Remaining Soviet troops supported the Soviet-backed government's operations in Paktia Province against the Mujahideen, hoping to relieve a besieged garrison at Ali Sher, and cut off supply lines to the Mujahideen from Pakistan. (en)
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  • 2 Soviets killed
  • Unknown number of Army personnel and militia
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  • *Jamiat-e Islami
  • Democratic Republic of Afghanistan
  • *ANLF
  • *Harakat-i-Inqilab-i-Islami
  • *Hezb-e Islami Gulbuddin
  • *Hezb-e Islami Khalis
  • *Islamic Union
  • *Maktab al-Khidamat
  • *National Islamic Front
  • Afghan Mujahideen:
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  • 1987-06-13 (xsd:date)
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  • Unclear
  • * Mujahideenpropagandavictory
  • * Soviet troop withdrawal
  • * Soviet failure to capture tunnels and caves of al-Masada
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  • Unknown
  • Unknown number of local militia
  • Unknown Number of Afghan Army
  • ~200 Paratroopers
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  • 120 (xsd:integer)
  • Osama Bin Laden wounded
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  • La battaglia di Jaji ebbe luogo nella provincia di Paktia tra il 17 aprile e il 13 giugno 1987 durante l'invasione sovietica dell'Afghanistan, nel corso delle prime fasi della ritirata sovietica. (it)
  • The Battle of Jaji occurred in April 1987, during the first stage of withdrawal of Soviet forces from their war in Afghanistan. Remaining Soviet troops supported the Soviet-backed government's operations in Paktia Province against the Mujahideen, hoping to relieve a besieged garrison at Ali Sher, and cut off supply lines to the Mujahideen from Pakistan. (en)
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  • Battle of Jaji (en)
  • Battaglia di Jaji (it)
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  • Battle of Jaji (en)
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