Ghazni, Afghanistan Newswire

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  1. US Agency Says Afghan Forces Lost Territory in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | Voice of America

    An Afghan National Army soldier holds a position while patrolling the village of But Khak on the outskirts of Kabul, May 15, 2012. The Afghan government lost control of approximately 5 percent of the country's districts in the first five months of this year, and high attrition within the national army is affecting the experience level of front-line troops, a United States federal oversight agency reported Friday.

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  2. Photos of the Day: AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Wall Street Journal

    Floral designs captivate at the Singapore Garden Festival, U.S. veterans of the Korean war in Seoul, baby orangutans rescued in Indonesia and more. A man dives to catch the ball during a soccer practice in a public park in Kolkata.

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  3. Afghan forces see hopeful signs as air strikes hit TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    KABUL: A combination of airstrikes and a Taliban apparently still adapting to its new leader Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada has given a lift to Afghan forces that had braced for heavy fighting at the start of summer. After 15 years of war, nobody believes a lull in fighting seen over the past few weeks is a decisive shift in the conflict.

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  4. Taliban attack buses in south Afghanistan, abduct 60 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Madison Publishing

    The Taliban on Tuesday ambushed a series of buses and cars in southern Afghanistan's Helmand province, forcing people out of the vehicles and abducting around 60 passengers, an Afghan official said. According to Mohammad Ismail, a district police chief in Helmand, the attack happened in Gareshk district.

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  5. Afghan security forces conduct military operation in Ghazni provinceRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Xinhuanet

    GHAZNI, July 16, 2016 -- A policeman stands guard during a military operation in Ghazni province, eastern Afghanistan , July 16, 2016. Afghan security forces have pressed on to clear the militants in restive provinces and killed 62 militants in the latest operations, the country's Defense Ministry said Friday.

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  6. S 62 Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Urdu Times

    Security forces have killed 62 Taliban in Afghanistan during Operation Clean-up and claims to be injured . Foreign news agency tmabq Afghan Ministry of Defense said in a recent statement from Balti , Wardak , Afghan security forces in Ghazni and other pro

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  7. 62 militants killed in a day in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Times of India

    KABUL: At least 62 militants were killed in a day in Afghanistan by security forces, who pressed on to clear out the terrorists in their latest operations in restive provinces, officials said on Friday.

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  8. 62 militants killed in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Newkerala.com

    Kabul, July 15 : At least 62 militants were killed in a day in Afghanistan by security forces, who pressed on to clear out the terrorists in their latest operations in restive provinces, officials said on Friday. "Afghan National Security Forces conducted military operations in Nangarhar, Paktika, Wardak, Ghazni, Kandahar, Farah, Badakhshan, Takhar and Helmand provinces, killing 62 armed insurgents, wounding 28 and detaining two others," Xinhua news agency quoted the Defence Ministry as saying.

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  9. Hamza bin Laden Pledges Revenge Against United StatesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | US News & World Report

    A young boy, left, identified as Hamza bin Laden, holds what the Taliban says is a piece of U.S. helicopter wreckage on Nov. 5, 2001, in Ghazni, Afghanistan. The son of deceased al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden has reportedly vowed revenge against the United States.

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  10. Osama bin Laden's son vows to avenge his father's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | CBS News

    In this image made from Al-Jazeera in 2001, a young boy, left, identified as Hamza bin Laden, holds what the Taliban says is a piece of U.S. helicopter wreckage in Ghazni, Afghanistan on Monday, Nov. 5, 2001. The Qatar based broadcaster identified the boy as one of the sons of Osama bin Laden.

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  11. Bin Laden's Son Threatens Revenge Against U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | TheBlaze.com

    Al-Qaida's media arm has released an audio in which the purported son of the late al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden threatens revenge against the U.S. for assassinating his father. A young boy, left, identified as Hamza bin Laden holds what the Taliban says is a piece of U.S. helicopter wreckage in Ghazni, Afghanistan on Monday, Nov. 5, 2001.

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  12. Osama bin Laden's son Hamza bin Laden threatens revenge for father's assassinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Sydney Morning Herald

    A young boy, left, identified as Hamza bin Laden holds what the Taliban say is a piece of US helicopter wreckage in Ghazni, Afghanistan in November 2001. Dubai: The son of slain al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has threatened revenge against the United States for assassinating his father, according to an audio message posted online.

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  13. 10 militants killed in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 9 | Newkerala.com

    Kabul, July 9 : At least 10 militants were killed during military operations and clashes across Afghanistan within a day, officials said on Saturday. "Afghan National Security Forces conducted several clean-up operations in surrounding areas of Nangarhar, Kapisa, Ghazni, Paktia, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Badghis, Takhar and Helmand provinces within a day.

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  14. Taliban takedown: Afghan police kill five militants after ambush attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Al Bawaba

    Five Taliban militants, including a group commander , were killed during a clash in the Gilan district of southern Ghazni province on Tuesday, an official said. Police chief Brig.

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    Monday Jul 4 | Urdu Times

    During the air strikes in Afghanistan killed 68 militants killed, 7 were made - - the same family in Kandahar . Media 62 militants were killed and several injured during the air strikes in the northeastern province of Badakhshan and Ghazni . Air BadakhshanD

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  16. Over 60 militants killed in airstrikes in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 3 | Newkerala.com

    Kabul, July 3 : Over 60 Taliban insurgents have been killed in a series of airstrikes at Arghistan district in Afghanistan's northeastern Badakhshan province. The Ministry of Defense confirmed that at least 50 militants were killed and 12 others seriously wounded in the raids.

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  17. U.S. strikes kill up to 116 civilians outside active war zone between 2009-2015: White HouseRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Xinhuanet

    ... a local fuel-dealing black market in Rahidah district of Taiz, according to the residents. Full story GHAZNI, Afghanistan, June 18 (Xinhua) -- About five Taliban militants, including a Taliban shadow governor, were killed following an airstrike in ...

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  18. Parents of American Held by Taliban Say She's Had 2nd Child in CaptivityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | ABC News

    ... Coleman family. Caitlan and her Canadian husband, Joshua Boyle, vanished a few days after arriving in Ghazni, Afghanistan, in October 2012 ostensibly as backpacking tourists in the war-torn province near the Pakistan border. She was pregnant at the ...

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  19. Taliban target police convoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | NWAonline

    Taliban militants carried out a twin suicide attack Thursday, targeting a convoy of buses carrying Afghan police cadets outside the capital and killing 37 people, mostly policemen, and wounding 40, an Afghan official said. The attack took place in Paghman district, about 12 miles west of Kabul, said Mousa Rahmati, the district governor of Paghman.

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  20. Official: Suicide attack on Afghan police convoy kills 37Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Erie Times News

    Afghan security forces inspect the site of a suicide attack on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, June 30, 2016. A twin suicide attack on a convoy of buses carrying police cadets killed 37 people and wounded 40 others on Thursday, an Afghan official said.

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