PHOTOGRAPHY: EDITORIAL: Kabul under Taliban attack

An Afghan army soldier spits next to the body of an insurgent killed by the Afghan Special Forces on an upper floor of a 14-story building where six heavily armed Taliban fighters were killed after waging a battle against the U.S. embassy and NATO headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, September 14, 2011. Afghan and Coalition security forces moved from floor to floor, occasionally taking fire, as they fought to gain complete control of the structure.
Kabul under Taliban attack

An Afghan army soldier spits next to the body of an insurgent killed by the Afghan Special Forces on an upper floor of a 14-story building where six heavily armed Taliban fighters were killed after waging a battle against the U.S. embassy and NATO headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, September 14, 2011. Afghan and Coalition security forces moved from floor to floor, occasionally taking fire, as they fought to gain complete control of the structure.