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  1. Marines on familiar Afghan turfRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    In Afghanistan's turbulent Helmand province, U.S. Marines are rekindling old relationships and identifying weaknesses in the Afghan forces that President Donald Trump's administration hopes to address with a new strategy and the targeted infusion of several thousand American forces. Returning to Afghanistan's south after five years, Marine Brig.

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  2. Pakistan, accused of terrorist infiltration, starts to fence its border with AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    In this photo released by the Inter Services Public Relation Department, Pakistani authorities build fence along its border with Afghanistan in northern Pakistan. Photo / AP The 2895km border between Pakistan and India has long been treated as a hostile red line between neighbouring, nuclear-armed rivals.

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  3. Afghan cricket: The Indian connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    There is a more authentic Indian cricket connection to Afghanistan, says Gulu Ezekiel, and that is through the family roots of Iftikhar Ali Khan, the Nawab of Pataudi. IMAGE: Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi in action for Oxford against Surrey at the Oval, June 1961.

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  4. Kabul-Delhi air cargo corridor new round of Great GameRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Seven years after Pakistan refused to allow Afghan trucks carrying Indian goods to return home from the Wagah border, in spite of the July 2010 Afghanistan Pakistan Trade and Transit Agreement , Kabul and Delhi have established an air freight corridor that will facilitate the movement of goods to each others' markets. The landmark Ariana flight, carrying 60 tonnes of asafoetida or heeng, was flagged off by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani from Kabul airport on June 19, and received in Delhi three hours later by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

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  5. Afghan air corridor shows India's stubbornness: Chinese dailyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times of India

    BEIJING: The dedicated air corridor between India and Afghanistan bypassing Pakistan is an attempt by New Delhi to counterbalance China's ambitious economic corridor via PoK and shows its "stubborn geopolitical thinking", a leading Chinese daily commented today. India and Afghanistan last week inaugurated a dedicated air freight corridor to give boost to bilateral trade and give the landlocked central Asian country greater access to Indian markets.

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  6. Rein in terrorists in Afghanistan: China to PakRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times of India

    China is stepping into the United States' shoes in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Over the weekend, Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi travelled between Kabul and Islamabad in an attempt to mend fences between the two warring neighbours.

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  7. These CIA Torture Victims May Finally Have a Chance at JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Nation

    A lawsuit filed on behalf of former "black site" prisoners is now scheduled to go to trial-but in seeking restitution, the detainees have had to relive their torment. This past November, two days after the American presidential election, Suleiman Abdullah Salim presented himself at the US embassy in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, for a visa interview.

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  8. Marines rekindling old Afghan relations in Helmand ProvinceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    In Afghanistan's turbulent Helmand province, U.S. Marines are rekindling old relationships and identifying weaknesses in the Afghan forces that the Trump administration hopes to address with a new strategy and the targeted infusion of several thousand American forces. Returning to Afghanistan's south after five years, Marine Brig.

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  9. American war policy: Mattis can't do it all aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis has told a Senate panel that President Donald Trump has given him the authority to make all of the ground-level military decisions in Afghanistan, including decisions about troop deployment: "It's all under control: Mattis is in charge." That, or words to that effect, is what U.S. national security officials have been telling European allies in recent days.

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  10. U.S. Joint Chiefs Chairman Makes Unannounced Visit To AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    The chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, the top-ranking U.S. military officer, has arrived in Kabul on a previously unannounced visit as Washington considers sending more troops to Afghanistan. General Joseph Dunford was due to meet with Afghan officials as well as U.S. and coalition leaders and troops during his visit, which was expected to last several days.

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  11. US joint chiefs chair in Kabul to tie up strategyRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Standard

    U.S. Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford arrived in Afghanistan today with a mission to pull together the final elements of a military strategy that will include sending nearly 4,000 more U.S. troops into the country.

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  12. Big Success for First Pan-European Drone Conference and Trade FairRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | PRWeb

    From 20-22 June, the SQUARE Brussels Exhibition Centre in Brussels, Belgium, was the scene of Commercial UAV Expo Europe , the trade fair and conference on the integration of drones for major industrial & commercial applications. The Expo was the very first truly pan-European drone event.

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  13. China to carry out 'shuttle diplomacy' for Pakistan, AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi and Pakistan's advisor to the Prime Minister on national security and foreig... Read More BEIJING: China today announced that it will launch "shuttle diplomacy" between Pakistan and Afghanistan to ease tensions between the two neighbours and promote the peace process in war-torn Afghanistan amidst a spurt in terror attacks in both the countries. China will conduct the shuttle diplomacy between Afghanistan and Pakistan, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said during his visit to both the countries, according to Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang.

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  14. Top ShotsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    Some of the most compelling photographs from RFE/RL's coverage area and beyond for the 26th week of 2017. For more photo galleries, see our Picture This archive .

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  15. Chinese media says 'stubborn' India aiming to counter-balance Beijing's CPECRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Hong Kong [China], June 26 : A state-run Chinese daily has accused India of being stubborn in its geo-political thinking, and this is clearly reflected in New Delhi's decision to have a dedicated air corridor with Afghanistan by bypassing Pakistan.

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  16. Continue reading Afghansa camo is a cautionary tale for U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Those are the basics for outfitting an Afghan soldier. But in that simple uniform combination are the threads of two troubling stories -- one about the waste of millions in American taxpayer dollars, the other about the perils of propping up a partner army in a seemingly endless war.

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  17. War and waste: cautionary tales as US ponders Afghan boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hawk Eye

    An Afghan army soldier adjusts his uniform during an outdoor lesson at a training facility in the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan. Sixteen years into a stalemated conflict with no end in sight, the Trump administration is planning to send more troops.

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  18. Afghan Air Corridor Shows India's Stubborn ThinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Outlook

    The dedicated air corridor between India and Afghanistan bypassing Pakistan is an attempt by New Delhi to counterbalance China's ambitious economic corridor via PoK and shows its "stubborn geopolitical thinking", a leading Chinese daily commented today. India and Afghanistan last week inaugurated a dedicated air freight corridor to give boost to bilateral trade and give the landlocked central Asian country greater access to Indian markets.

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  19. on Target: Allies should leave Afghanis to their own futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    I recently had the opportunity to watch the new, made-for-Netflix movie War Machine, starring Brad Pitt. The subject of the film is the U.S.-led war in Afghanistan, with Pitt playing the fictitiously named Lt.-Gen.

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  20. Bacha bazi: Afghan subculture of child sex slaveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    AFP has traced three former victims of "bacha bazi", or the sexual exploitation of boys, whose testimonies lay bare one of Afghanistan's most egregious human rights violations. "Bachas" are boy sex slaves, often kept by powerful warlords, commanders, politicians and other members of the elite as a symbol of authority and affluence.

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