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4 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Israel, Middle East, Life, Holidays, Ramadan, US News, Liberal Political News

5 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Pakistan,

9 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, China,

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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Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News,

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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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Medicine, US Military, US Air Force, Opinion

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

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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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Tennessee, Life, Veteran Affairs, US National Parks

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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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel, Asia Travel, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel, Travel, Afghanistan Travel

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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Related Topix: Afghanistan, World News,

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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Related Topix: Afghanistan, World News, India

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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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Prison, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

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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Related Topix: Prison, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Lucianne.com

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The Overseas Security Advisory Council issued a message on Wednesday to the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan warning of a threat of attack against an "unnamed U.S.-based agricultural non-governmental organization compound" located near the Afghan Parliament building and a university in Kabul.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Prison, Agriculture, Science,

ABC News

10 Things to Know for Friday

A provision to deport minors from Central America more speedily might be included in Obama's $3.7 billion emergency request.

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Related Topix: World News, Afghanistan, Spring, TX

Globe and Mail

Afghanistan's election started well. It's ending badly

Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah gestures during a gathering of his supporters in Kabul, July 8, 2014.

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The Leaf-Chronicle

Kerry arrives in Kabul to mediate electoral crisis

WASHINGTON a?? Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Kabul early Friday to try to head off a growing crisis over a disputed presidential election that threatens to unravel the democratic political process the U.S. has spent more than a decade building.

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Related Topix: World News, Afghanistan, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Asia

The Montgomery Advertiser

Richard David Malloey, center, in Afghanistan

Prattville soldier home from Afghanistan Prattville's Richard David Mallory recently returned from Afghanistan Check out this story on montgomeryadvertiser.com: http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/story/news/local/progress-millbrook/2014/07/10/soldier-comes-home/12481369/ Richard David Mallory's mother Brenda said she counted the months, weeks and ... (more)

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Stars and Stripes

Nominee to lead troops in Afghanistan sees 'good news'

Senators on Thursday pressed nominees to top military posts on how to avoid a repeat of the recent Iraq debacle - where a U.S.-trained military collapsed in the face of a smaller insurgent force - in Afghanistan as the war there draws to a close.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel, Travel, Afghanistan Travel, Asia Travel, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US Politics, US News, Barack Obama,

The Washington Post

Is every Obama visit a photo-op?

President Obama didn't visit the U.S.-Mexico border on his trip to Texas this week because he said a "photo-op" would not solve the immigration crisis.

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Related Topix: Texas, Oil Spill, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

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