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  Taliban commander: ‘We will continue our jihad’

Oct. 9: NBC’s Richard Engel meets Mullah Zahid, leader of a Taliban cell in Wardak Province, Afghanistan. See this web-exclusive clip from “Tip of the Spear,” which premieres this Sunday on MSNBC at 8 p.m. ET.

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