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2 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

96 Militants Join Reintegration Process In Afghanistan

KHUMRI, Afghanistan, July 14 -- A total of 96 anti-government militants joined a government-initiated peace and reintegration process in northern province of Baghlan on Monday, Xinhua news agency reported.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Stars and Stripes

18th Airborne Corps: Canadian Army general takes Afghan post

Brig. Gen. Simon C. Hetherington replaced Brig. Gen. Wayne D. Eyre in a ceremony last week in Kabul, officials said.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, United States Army War College, Carlisle, PA

The Chronicle Herald

on Target: Afghanistan headed for civil war

A group of young Afghan anti-fraud activists physically chain themselves together to block the entrance to the Kabul Airport during a demonstration in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Friday.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

MilitaryAfghan army docs on healing front

A soldier underwent treatment in May in the intensive-care unit of the National Military Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Afghans express relief at election deal

Jan Kubis, United Nation representative for Afghanistan speaks during a joint press conference at the Independent Election Commission office in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, July 13, 2014.

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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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The Jackson Sun

Kerry in Vienna; extension of nuclear talks likely

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, speaks, during a joint press conference in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, July 12, 2014.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Fox News

Afghanistan rivals agree to international audit of disputed presidential election

Afghanistan's two rival candidates reached a breakthrough agreement Saturday to a complete audit of their contested presidential election and, whoever the victor, a national unity government.

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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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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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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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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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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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National Public Radio

Kerry Struggles To Resolve Election Crisis In Afghanistan

Secretary of State John Kerry is in Kabul to try to resolve an election dispute that threatens to derail the country's democratic process.

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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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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Age

John Kerry tries to settle Afghanistan election crisis

US Secretary of State John Kerry is greeted by Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai as he arrives for a dinner at the presidential palace in Kabul on Friday.

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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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KWWL-TV Waterloo

US struggles to resolve Afghan election crisis

Vice President Joe Biden on Friday condemned the political gridlock crippling Washington, calling on Republican and Democratic governors alike to lead the nation "out of this mess" while insisting that Congress approve... Technically, their state still does not recognize gay marriages.

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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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Daily Mail

US Secretary of State John Kerry makes surprise dawn visit to Kabul ...

Glee actress Becca Tobin's boyfriend 'found dead in Philadelphia hotel' after the couple returned from night out on the town 'Heroic final moments of family executed by their uncle: Parents and seven children refused to tell gunman where his ex-wife was before he killed them, reveal police as they admit he tied up and choked his mother just weeks ... (more)

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