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16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Afghan vote recount delayed in dispute over process

Election authorities on Wednesday halted the inspection of about 8 million ballots cast in last month's presidential runoff in Afghanistan, heightening concerns that an already chaotic process to choose the country's new leader could take months to complete.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan,

17 hrs ago | Voice of America

Afghanistan, Yemen Among US-honored Development Projects

In this Tuesday, March 6, 2012 photo, a cargo train at the train station in Mazar-i-Sharif, Balkh province, part of Afghanistan's first major railroad, north of Kabul.


Related Topix: World News, Afghanistan, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Fri Jul 18, 2014

World Press Freedom Review

Journalist killed in Afghanistan

The International Press Institute today called on authorities in Afghanistan to apprehend the assailants who gunned down a journalist at his home last weekend.


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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Daily Caller

Pentagon Successfully Tests First Small-Caliber, Self-Guided Bullets [VIDEO]

A U.S. Army sniper calibrates his gun at Command Outpost AJK in Maiwand District, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, January 29, 2013.


Related Topix: US Military, US Army, World News, Afghanistan, US News, Conservative Political News

Juan Cole

Will Afghanistan Break up Too? Abdullah Threatens Rival Gov't As Kerry Raises "Concern"

As disappointed Abdullah Abdullah supporters label Afghanistan's early election results a "coup d'etat," there is every reason to take seriously their threats to form a parallel government rather than accept one led by rival candidate Ashraf Ghani.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Terrorism, Norway, Hamid Karzai,

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Foreign Policy

Ghani Leads Preliminary Afghan Election Results; India Reveals New...

Event Notice: The Interpreters, a documentary on the dangers facing Afghan interpreters supporting the United States is showing on Wednesday, July 9, at 6:30 PM in Congressional Meeting Room South, Congressional Visitors Center, Washington DC.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Pop/Rock, Hamid Karzai, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Carl Levin,

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Juan Cole

Rumi on the Environment: Behind the Beauty of the Moon is the Moon-Maker

Rumi's eloquent relationship with the natural environment is his signature - his elegantly simple expressions reflect appreciation for both Creation and Creator.


Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, World News, Afghanistan, Religion, Islam, US News, Liberal Political News

Tue Jul 01, 2014


Afghan forces kill 27 fighters in 2 days

Units of Afghan security forces killed 27 Taliban fighters and detained nine would-be suicide bombers during series of operations across the conflict-ridden country over the past 24 hours, the Interior Ministry said Tuesday.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Terrorism

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Nerve News

Five killed in Afghanistan bus accident

At least five people were killed and 13 injured Saturday when a bus crashed head-on with a truck in Afghanistan, an official said.


Related Topix: Afghanistan, World News

Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Nation

Pakistan to continue help for Afghanistan education sector: Ambassador

For news details visit : For news details Read on : Pakistan to continue help for Afghanistan education sector: Ambassador KABUL- Pakistan would continue to assist Afghanistan in the development of education sector.


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