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Breaking News: Susan Rice tells Hamid Karzai to 'take or leave' U.S.-Afghanistan security agreement
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2013-11-29 13:41:33 -0800 | political-news

The United States involvement in the country of Afghanistan may be coming to an end sooner rather than later. The longest war in American history could terminate by the end of 2014, according to a readout released by the White...
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Breaking News: Afghans turn out in their millions to vote
Posted by: arkar

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-04-08 12:13:26 -0700 | political-news

In what is being described as a success, millions of Afghans turned out to vote Saturday in presidential elections that will appoint the successor to Hamid Karzai, who has been leading the country since the fall of the Taliban regime...
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Source: Indian Express

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-04-17 17:21:10 -0700 | travel-news

Afghanistan, India has firmed up a far-reaching deal with Russia to supply arms to the troubled country under which New Delhi will pay for the military equipment that will be sourced from Moscow. The deal, which had been under intense...
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Source: Ledger-Enquirer

Kandahar :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-04-17 18:28:30 -0700 | travel-news

A nine-month deployment to Afghanistan ends for the 497th Movement Control Team when 19 soldiers return to Lawson Army Airfield at Fort Benning. The soldiers are assigned to the 203rd Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry...
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Kandahar :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-04-17 13:15:45 -0700 | political-news

Photos Cade O'Brien, a fourth grader at Peterson Elementary School, discovered a new benefit of recycling on Thursday. Cade was on his way to dump a bucket of recyclables in a tall bin in front of the gymnasium with some...
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Source: Macleans

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-04-17 12:24:52 -0700 | political-news

Pakistani investigators look for evidence at the spot of an explosion in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. (B.K. Bangash/AP) New York Times  reporter Carlotta Gall is the author of  The Wrong Enemy: America in Afghanistan, 2001-2014 , which argues...
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Breaking News: Afghans to release 37 detainees; US objects
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-01-29 13:54:24 -0800 | political-news

The Afghan government order to release 37 of 88 detainees who the US says are national security threats has been condemned by the Pentagon Monday. A special government panel, Afghan Review Board (ARB), ordered that the prisoners be released from...
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Breaking News: Chicago woman among dead in Afghanistan suicide bombing
Posted by: Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-01-22 12:08:22 -0800 | political-news

A Chicago woman is one of three Americans in a total of 21 people killed in a terrorist bombing and shooting attack in a popular restaurant in Afghanistan on Friday. Lexie Kamerman, 27, was killed at a Lebanese restaurant called...
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Breaking News: Karzai condemns killing of child by US forces. US-Afghan tensions heightens
Posted by: Nina Rai

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-02-25 02:38:21 -0800 | disasters-news

The fatal shooting this week of a 4-year-old Afghan child by American troops in Helmand province evoked an angry response from President Hamid Karzai who is adamant about not signing a security pact with the US unless assurance is given...
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Breaking News: US trying to block release of Afghan prisoners by Afghanistan
Posted by: northsunm32

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-01-06 07:17:33 -0800 | political-news

Recently, the United States turned over most of Bagram prison to Afghan control, although it is still keeping foreign nationals in another part of the prison under US control. However, the US still wants control over the release of those...
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Source: Fox

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-04-02 00:28:52 -0700 | allnews

The former Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood made several requests of the Texas jail where he was held before he stood trial, including one for a copy of the Bible and another for the name of...
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Breaking News: Afghanistan: Two rockets hit US Embassy in Kabul
Posted by: Roysmith

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2013-12-31 14:39:56 -0800 | disasters-news

Two rockets were fired on US Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, during Christmas celebrations in the city but there were no reports of causalities. The rockets reportedly struck the US Embassy compound, and according to Afghan officials, two rockets were also...
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Posted by: StephenManual

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-02-23 17:09:13 -0800 | disasters-news

Two NATO service members have been killed in Afghanistan in separate incidents. The International Security Assistance Force, as the coalition is known in Afghanistan, confirmed the casualties, but did not provide further details on identities or nationalities of the deceased,...
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Breaking News: Have the Americans given up on Hamid Karzai?
Posted by: hsaqib

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2013-12-11 14:29:47 -0800 | political-news

Have the Americans given up on Hamid Karzai and are they on the lookout for an alternate Afghan leader to do business with? The answer is most probably in affirmative. If the latest visit of US Secretary of Defense Chuck...
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Posted by: Wendy Zachary

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-04-09 01:05:18 -0700 | political-news

Afghanistan’s president, Hamid Karzai, on Thursday condemned the US drone strike in the southern province of Helmand that resulted in the death of one child, and left two women badly injured. The strike came amid the existing tension between the...
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