|More than 500 Taliban prisoned in Kandahar facility in the South of Afghanistan escaped through a tunnel.|
Taliban accepted the responsibility for this jail break .
According to prison official more than 450 political pensioners escaped from a 360 meter long tunnel started in the south of the facility.
This is the second measure incident of this sort , the first jail break occurred in 2008, when around 1000 prisoners escaped a jail after its gates were blown apart by Taliban with explosives..
NATO authorities have said that they are ready to extend any assistance that local authorities need to recapture the prisoners.