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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: Afghanistan will crumble like Iraq if Obama withdraws all US troops
   
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-07-01 16:06:27 -0700 | disasters-news

The Taliban have launched a series of attacks in several districts in Afghanistan's troubled northern Helmand Province, raising the prospects that the country will go the way of Iraq if NATO forces withdraw completely by 2016. The resurgence of the...
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Breaking News: The bitterness over the Bowe Bergdahl 'trade'
   
Posted by: larsknutson

Jalālābād :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-06-30 07:16:14 -0700 | political-news

Writing for Time magazine Monday, Michael Crowley got indignant over criticism of President Barack Obama's "trade" for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Bergdahl was exchanged Saturday morning for five Taliban headed to Doha, Qatar, from Guantanamo Bay. Crowley's characterized the GOP...
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Breaking News: Afghan suicide car bomb attack claims 89 lives
   
Posted by: Nina Rai

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-07-21 12:29:30 -0700 | disasters-news

In one of the deadliest recent attacks in Afghanistan, at least 89 people were killed Tuesday and more than 40 wounded when a suicide car bomb exploded in the country’s eastern Paktika province. In a pattern followed by most suicide...
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Breaking News: Five US troops killed by friendly fire in Afghanistan
   
Posted by: Nina Rai

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-06-17 02:44:52 -0700 | disasters-news

In one of the deadliest cases of apparent “friendly fire” in more than a decade of war, five American Special Operations troops were killed when a coalition aircraft mistakenly bombed their position in southern Afghanistan, Afghan officials and NATO said...
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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: Telegram & Gazette

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-07-29 22:46:12 -0700 | travel-news

Afghanistan Hashmat Khalil Karzai, a cousin of President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan and a powerful supporter of the presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, was killed by a suicide bomber in southern Afghanistan on Tuesday as he greeted well-wishers at his...
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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 2014-06-30 08:39:28 -0700 | 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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Posted by: northsunm32

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-06-16 11:28:38 -0700 | 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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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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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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Posted by: hsaqib

Kabul :: Afghanistan | updated 2014-06-02 11:59:48 -0700 | 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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