bar·rack: /ˈbærək/ [bar-uhk] noun Usually, barracks.
1. A building or group of buildings for lodging military personnel, especially in garrison. 582 more words
Sangin district in Helmand has again, this year, seen heavy fighting, this time between the Afghan National Security Forces and the Taleban. With dozens killed and thousands displaced following an insurgent assault involving hundreds of fighters, the Taleban leadership is once again showing how much it values this strategic crossroads and poppy-producing hub. 6,477 more words