North of Kabul artillery shootouts continue between Talibs and forces of the United Front of Afghanistan. Artillery cannonade and missile explosions are being heard in Kabul, witnesses say. On Friday Talibs attempted to attack the Kuli village 60 kilometers away from the Afghan capital. But so far the front line remains as it was, RIA Novosti announces. Representatives of the Northern Alliance said that Talibs are preparing for another massive onslaught and are bringing armoured cars and reinforcements from Kabul.
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