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  1. 38 Militants Killed in newest military Operations in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Peninsula

    KABUL: 38 militants have been killed and 42 wounded in newest military operations across the country, Afghanistan's Ministry of Interior announced on Monday morning. According to a statement issued by the ministry, the insurgents were killed in Faryab, Urozgan, Logar, Ghazni, Paktia, Heart and Helmand provinces in past 24 hours.

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  2. Why peace with Pakistan is difficult, if not impossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Rediff.com

    'For a long time Pakistan dreamt that India would break up and that it would be the predominant power in the region,' says Colonel Anil A Athale . he Indian and Pakistani prime ministers met at Ufa in Russia on the sidelines of an international summit and decided to resume dialogue.

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  3. ISLAMABAD: The looming IS threatRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Asia News Network

    As the Afghan Taliban sat face to face with the officials of the Kabul government in Murree last week, its fighters were locked in a bloody turf war with the self-styled Islamic State or Daesh back home. For long, the presence of the militant group in this region was downplayed; many even dismissed it as a purely Middle Eastern phenomenon with little possibility of it making inroads outside that region.

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  4. Afghan forces kill 216 militants in 48 hoursRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 11 | Newkerala.com

    Afghan armed forces killed 216 militants in their latest military operations in multiple areas of the war-ravaged South Asian nation. The announcement came in Saturday's statement by the ministry, which said the operations were carried out across the country within the past 48 hours in various areas in the provinces of Kunar, Laghman, Kapisa, Maidan Wardak, Ghazni, Paktia, Urozgan, Daikundi, Kandahar, Takhar, Kundoz and Helmand.

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  5. Afghan forces kill 216 militants in 48 hoursRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 11 | Nerve News

    Afghan armed forces killed 216 militants in their latest military operations in multiple areas of the war-ravaged South Asian nation. The announcement came in Saturday's statement by the ministry, which said the operations were carried out across the country within the past 48 hours in various areas in the provinces of Kunar, Laghman, Kapisa, Maidan Wardak, Ghazni, Paktia, Urozgan, Daikundi, Kandahar, Takhar, Kundoz and Helmand.

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  6. Modi departs from RSS line to praise Islamic influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Hindustan Times

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's lavish praise of Central Asia's Islamic traditions as a positive influence on India was just the right thing to say during his five-nation tour, analysts say, but the views are contrary to the long-held beliefs of the RSS. "The confluence of Indian and Islamic civilisations took place in Central Asia.

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  7. Afghanistan launches probe over police deathsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 5 | Times of Oman

    Afghan National Army soldiers attend a military funeral for Afghan Local Police officers, who were killed on Friday during fighting between Afghan security forces and Taliban militants in Jalrez district of Wardak Province, in Kabul on Saturday. Photo - Reuters Ghazni : Kabul on Sunday announced it would launch an investigation into the deaths of more than 20 policemen killed in a battle with the Taliban, after relatives accused the government of failing to provide timely assistance.

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  8. Afghan fighters accuse Kabul of neglect in deadly battle with TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | Los Angeles Times

    With his weapon in one hand, Ibrahim answered his cellphone with the other. He was hoping the call would bring news of reinforcements for his Afghan Local Police post, which was under siege from hundreds of Taliban insurgents.

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  9. Operation Honoring Freedom: American flag display in McAdenville grows, brings community t...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Gaston Gazette

    The streetside display of American flags that appears three times a year in McAdenville still carries that meaning. But it has grown into a tribute to all who have served in the military, a celebration of the liberty they fight to preserve, and a bonding moment for the community.

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  10. More than 160 killed in major attacks in Afghanistan in June : July 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Daily Times

    KABUL: More than 160 Afghans, largely civilians, have been killed while nearly 280 others injured in major attacks in Afghanistan last month as Taliban militants escalate offensives after withdrawal of NATO-led forces from the country, according to official sources. The Taliban militants carried out some 20 major bomb attacks throughout June, including six suicide bombings, involving 19 suicide attackers.

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  11. Over 160 killed in attacks in Afghanistan in JuneRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Xinhuanet

    More than 160 Afghans, largely civilians, have been killed while nearly 280 others injured in major attacks in Afghanistan last month as Taliban militants escalate offensives after withdrawal of NATO-led forces from the country, according to official sources. The Taliban militants carried out some 20 major bomb attacks throughout June, including six suicide bombings, involving 19 suicide attackers.

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  12. Canadian students at NorQuest College celebrate Canada Day for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Edmonton Journal

    ... a language, start over and chase your dreams. It's attitude and it's determination." Nazir Ahmad from Ghazni, Afghanistan is starting over. He once cooked and translated for the Canadian military while in Afghanistan. Once he becomes a Canadian ...

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  13. Wanted Saudi al Qaeda leader reported killed in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Long War Journal

    Mansur al Harbi, a Saudi jihadist who is listed by the United States, the United Nations, and Saudi Arabia as a senior al Qaeda leader, trainer, and facilitator is said to have been killed by the US in an airstrike in Afghanistan over the past several days. The report of his death has not been confirmed.

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  14. Afghan forces kill 43 militants in newest military operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Peninsula

    KABUL: Afghan security forces have killed 43 insurgents in newest actions across the country, Ministry of Interior announced on Sunday. In a statement issued by the Afghan ministry stated that the operations were conducted in Nooristan, Kundoz, Faryab, Helmand, Oruzgan and Ghazni provinces in past 24 hours.

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  15. 43 militants killed elsewhere in Afghanistan in 24 hours: MoIRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A total of 43 Taliban militants were killed elsewhere in the war-torn Afghanistan over the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Interior said in a statement released here Sunday. "A total of 43 armed insurgents have been killed during series of operations conducted in Kunduz, Faryab, Oruzgan, Nooristan, Ghazni and Helmand provinces over the past 24 hours," the statement said.

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  16. 49 militants killed in fresh operations in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A total of 49 Taliban militants were killed as the Afghan security forces pressed ahead with offensives in restive provinces, the country's Defense Ministry said on Sunday. "The Afghan National Army waged offensives in eastern Kunar, Laghman, Nangarhar, Kapisa, Paktia, Paktika, Khost, Ghazni, Logar and southern Helmand province over the past 24 hours, killing 49 terrorists," the ministry said in a statement.

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  17. 85 militants including Taliban key commander killed in N. AfghanistanRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Afghan policemen search a vehicle at a police checkpoint in Ghazni Province, eastern Afghanistan , June 23, 2015. Afghan forces in crackdown against Taliban have killed 85 insurgents including key commander Mawalwi Rahmatullah in Chardara district of Kunduz province on Tuesday, provincial governor Mohammad Omar Safi said.

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  18. Taliban Attack Afghan Parliament, Setting Off 4 Large Bombs As Lawmakers Meet Inside: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Switched

    The Taliban attacked the Afghan parliament on Monday, setting off at least one large bomb and igniting a gunbattle with security forces, police and witnesses said. An Associated Press reporter heard heavy gunfire outside the parliament and saw black smoke billowing from the entrance as ambulances raced to the scene.

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  19. Fera - wanted to be part of the best' and now he is with Green BeretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | Times Observer

    And be part of the best United States Army Special Forces, also known as the Green Berets is exactly what TJ Fera has done. The 2001 Youngsville High School graduate, who has spent nearly three years in Afghanistan on three separate deployments, is currently a Major in the U.S. Army Special Forces.

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  20. Pentagon: Islamic State In 'Exploratory Stage' In AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    The Islamic State is in an "initial exploratory phase" and is looking for ways to expand in Afghanistan, the Pentagon said in a report to Congress June 17. IS extremists have never formally acknowledged having a presence in Afghanistan. But fears are growing that the group is making inroads there to the point that the Taliban, still Afghanistan's dominant militant Muslim group, told them to butt out.

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