1 hr ago | Sunday Mail
AMID all the terrible news of the past week, this may be the worst: the source of all life is running out.
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In the latest militant strike on the Afghan capital, Taleban gunmen backed by a suicide car bomber attacked an international aid group's compound, killing two guards and setting off an hours-long street battle with police in the heart of Kabul.
7 hrs ago | CNN
All the attackers were gunned down by security forces, the city's police chief said.
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Pfc. Holmes, one of Calvin Gibbs' 'Kill team' members stands over one of their victims.
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JROTC instructors speak about Guardsmen's loss: JROTC instructors at George Washington High School remembered Sgt.
MOSCOW, May 23 Russia's military intelligence agency, the GRU, expects the Taliban influence in Afghanistan to grow after international coalition forces are pulled out, while rising radicalism in Syria could lead to the country's disintegration, the GRU chief said on Thursday.
Artefacts such as a Buddhist sculpture have been extracted from the Mes Aynak archaeology site where miners want to extract rich deposits of copper.
The world is becoming an increasingly dangerous place for those on the move or uprooted from their homes by violence and persecution.
In order to reduce the number of boots on the ground in Afghanistan, the Pentagon asked Congress for $9.6 billion of its allowance to be moved from one budget line to another.
I have been updated by the commissioner and will chair Cobra shortly. I will make a statement on this sickening killing this morning Asked if local people would be more frightened about having an army base on their doorstep, he said people would carry on as normal What's the point of hiding in your house? You might as well just carry on with your ... (more)
Kabul--Since 2009, Voices for Creative Nonviolence has maintained a grim record we call the 'The Afghan Atrocities Update' which gives the dates, locations, numbers and names of Afghan civilians killed by NATO forces.