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International soldiers stand guard at the site of a suicide attack near a NATO military convoy entering Kabul airport on December 11, 2013.
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BEIJING: China, Afghanistan and Pakistan held in-depth exchange of views on the situation in Afghanistan at a two-day trilateral dialogue, concluded in Kabul on Tuesday, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hong Lei said.
This is a true story about a candy bar that traveled from Coachella Valley to war-torn Afghanistan and possibly saved a life or two.
The Obama administration is softening its demand that Afghanistan sign a security agreement by the end of the year or risk a withdrawal of all Americans troops, a threat that alarmed military officials and U.S. allies but did little to sway Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
The Pune's first edition of the Bookaroo Festival of Children's Literature offered a platform to 23 speakers including authors, haiku poets and storytellers who regaled audiences over two days.
When Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced a formal end to the ADF's commitment in Afghanistan during a whistle-stop trip to Tarin Kowt on October 28, 2013, he observed that ''Australia's longest war is ending, not with victory, not with defeat, but with, we hope, an Afghanistan that is better for our presence here''.
A suicide bomber attacked a convoy of foreign troops near the international airport in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday, a military official said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties.
In total, 2,144 U.S. military personnel have given their lives fighting in and around Afghanistan as part of Operation Enduring Freedom.
After being given to the Afghan military, the planes were deemed unusable and have sat parked on a runway.
The war-torn country is thought to be rich in rare minerals which could be valuable to the world's electronics industries.
Much has been said about the United States' "zero option" when it comes to its future presence in Afghanistan.
One week before his wedding, on a day when his fiancee picked out a gold-plated necklace, when his father borrowed silverware for hundreds of guests, when his mother waited for her son to return from the front lines, Sgt.