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3 hrs ago | The News-Review

Publisher's Notebook: Care packages for soldiers really make a difference

Imagine walking around in 100-degree temperatures, lugging 85 to 100 pounds of gear for maybe 12 hours in a land thousands of miles from home, not knowing if your next step will be your last.

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8 hrs ago | Reuters

Kerry arrives in Vienna for Iran nuclear talks

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Vienna on Sunday for talks with foreign ministers from the six powers negotiating with Tehran on its nuclear program.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Will a Wounded Girl Be Saved? U.S. Faces Agonizing Choices in Afghan Drawdown

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan- Keyan Riley answered the phone and reached for his green, clothbound notebook.

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KWWL-TV Waterloo

Afghan rivals clinch deal, easing political crisis

A 15-year-old girl suburban Houston girl who survived an attack in which her parents and four younger siblings were killed says she's on the road to recovery.

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Suria

All votes in disputed Afghan runoff poll...

Afghanistan's feuding presidential rivals agreed Saturday to a full audit of every single vote cast in the disputed runoff election, US Secretary of State John Kerry said after two days of frantic negotiations.

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Christian Science Monitor

Pakistani army captain, two soldiers killed in attack on Afghan border

A Pakistani army soldier stands guard in Miran Shah bazaar after driving out militants from Pakistan's tribal region of North Waziristan along the Afghanistan border, July 9. On Saturday, militants crossing the border from Afghanistan attacked a vehicle carrying security forces, killing three members of the Pakistani military.

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The Fresno Bee

Kerry meeting again with Afghan candidates

Kerry was meeting separately at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul with former Finance Minister Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and former Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Hamid Karzai

War Is A Crime

No to War in Gaza and Afghanistan

On the 8th of July 2014, during the fasting month of Ramadan, the Israeli government began yet another military offensive on the people of Gaza.

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Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Afghans Complain of Substandard Medicines

For eight months Iqbal, a resident of Khost in southeast Afghanistan, dutifully took the medicine his doctor had prescribed him, but his condition did not improve.

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Malaysian National News Agency

11 Afghan Soldiers, 64 Militants Killed Within 48 Hours: Government

About 64 militants have been killed during Afghan army operations within the past 48 hours while 11 army soldiers died in explosions across the country, China's Xinhua news agency reported the Defence Ministry as saying Saturday.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Common Ills

Amerikistan, not Afghanistan, Warocracy, not Democracy

This is from David Swanson's War Is A Crime: Amerikistan, not Afghanistan, Warocracy, not Democracy This is Amerikistan, not Afghanistan.

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Wall Street Journal

Will a Wounded Girl Be Saved? U.S. Faces...

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan- Keyan Riley answered the phone and reached for his green, clothbound notebook.

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BBC News

The Karzai years: From hope to recrimination

Far away, in the early hours at the grand Petersberg Palace in Bonn, Afghan delegates at a UN conference finally agreed that Hamid Karzai would be their new interim leader.

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

Foreign Policy

Secretary Kerry, on the Road Again

The carnival game whack-a-mole has been used to describe anti-terrorism efforts -- no sooner would we respond to one incident in one country than another would pop up elsewhere.

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KTEN-TV Denison

US struggles to find path out of Afghan crisis

John Seigenthaler, the journalist who edited The Tennessean newspaper, helped shape USA Today and worked for civil rights during the Kennedy administration, died Friday at his Nashville home at age 86, his son said.

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GPB.org

Kerry Pushes For Audit Of Disputed Afghan Presidential Poll

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry talks with Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah at the start of a meeting at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, on Friday.

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The Times

10 Things to Know for Today

No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. 2. WHERE US DIPLOMAT HAS LANDED Secretary of State Kerry is in Kabul to help resolve an election crisis surrounding Afghanistan's presidential vote.

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AlertNet

Combining vaccines may help eradicate polio

An Afghan child receives polio vaccination drops during an anti-polio campaign in Kabul, Afghanistan, March 24, 2014.

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KWWL-TV Waterloo

In Afghanistan, Kerry seeks path in voting crisis

The snaking, nearly 2-mile trail of saltwater that an underground pipeline spewed in the rugged hills of western North Dakota's badlands left a 200-yard-long stretch of dead vegetation, a company official said, though... With a long, slimy body and beady eyes, North America's largest salamander wouldn't top any cutest animal lists.

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KTVN Reno

In Afghanistan, Kerry seeks path in voting crisis

A company official says the path of saltwater that spilled from a pipeline in western North Dakota extends for nearly 2 miles and has left behind a 200-yard-long stretch of dead vegetation.

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