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Afghan security forces take control of prison under attack by IS, 29 dead

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Hours after a prison in Afghanistan came under the attack of the Islamic State, the security forces of the country took back the control of the prison. 29 people were killed in the attack that included grenade attacks and suicide car bombing. Thousands of IS members are being held inside the prison. More than 50 people were left wounded in the attack that took place some 115 kilometres (70 miles) east of Kabul.