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  1. Kerry meeting again with Afghan candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... in last month's vote. The bitter dispute over who is President Hamid Karzai's rightful successor has alarmed Afghanistan's U.S. and Western benefactors, creating a political crisis that risks undermining more than a decade of efforts to build an ... 3 comments

  2. 10 killed in roadside bombings in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... raw from the country by the end of the year. The attacks also come as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visited Afghanistan in hopes of diffusing a crisis over the runoff presidential election to find a successor for outgoing President Hamid Karzai.


  3. Roadside bomb kills eight civilians in southern AfghanistanRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | AlertNet

    Eight civilians including five women were killed when a roadside bomb blew up their vehicle in southern Afghanistan, local officials said on Saturday.


  4. Kerry pushes for a deal in second day of talks on Afghan vote crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    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 July 11, 2014.


  5. Kerry pushes for a deal in 2nd round of talks on Afghan vote crisis : July 12, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Times

    KABUL US Secretary of State John Kerry scrambled to produce a deal by the end of Saturday to end Afghanistan's election crisis, meeting for the second day with the country's two presidential candidates and incumbent President Hamid Karzai.


  6. Cross-border Taliban attack kills three...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Suria

    Militants killed at least three Pakistani soldiers in an attack early Saturday on a border post in the restive northwestern tribal belt, officials said.


  7. Pakistan and Afghanistan to fight polio togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : Pakistan and Afghanistan to fight polio together Quetta- Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed on a mechanism to improve coordination in the joint efforts to eradicate polio.


  8. Afghan interpreters feelingabandoned by U.S.Read the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    ... levels of the U.S. and Afghan military, Hameed Afzali was a marked man. Afghans would see him interpreting on Afghanistan National Television, which instantly made him a target. A note from the Taliban left on the door of a family business ...


  9. In Kabul, Kerry tackles election crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    KABUL, Afghanistan -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry began a series of meetings in Kabul on Friday in hopes of finding a way to resolve a presidential election crisis that has threatened to split the Afghan government and prompted Western officials to warn that Afghanistan risked losing billions of dollars in aid.


  10. Kerry holds second day of Afghan poll talksRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    ... for a plan acceptable to both parties, which would allow the UN to audit fraud allegations in last month's vote. Afghanistan's election commission declared Ghani the winner of the second round of voting on June 14, with 56.44 percent of the vote, ...


  11. Talks taking place over Afghanistan electionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    The deadlock over the 14 June election run-off between the leading contenders, Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani, has raised concerns in Washington about a smooth transition of power in Afghanistan just as US troops are withdrawing.


  12. Roadside bomb kills 8 Afghan civilians officialRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    A roadside bomb killed eight civilians travelling in a vehicle in a volatile district of southern Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, days after the UN reported a surge in civilian casualties in the country.


  13. Afghan Dental Relief Project Ready for Next LevelRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent

    In 2003, Santa Barbara dentist James Rolfe came across an article about three women going to Afghanistan to treat victims of .


  14. Kerry Tackles Afghan Vote StandoffRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday pressed ahead in a second day of meetings with Afghanistan's presidential contenders to resolve a standoff over disputed election results, seeking to mediate a crisis that risks splitting the country along regional and ethnic lines.


  15. Kerry pushes plan to 'clean up' disputed...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    US Secretary of State John Kerry was Saturday to hold a second day of talks with Afghanistan's feuding presidential hopefuls, seeking a deal to "clean up the tally" after disputed elections.


  16. 11 Afghan Soldiers, 64 Militants Killed Within 48 Hours: GovernmentRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    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.


  17. Kerry Stays On in Kabul Seeking to End Afghan DeadlockRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... fraud. Meetings yesterday sowed the beginnings of a conversation on how to make progress on the future for Afghanistan, according to a U.S. official traveling with Kerry who wasn't authorized to be identified. Kerry's talks involved the two ...


  18. Overnight News Digest 07/11/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    OND Editors OND is a community feature on Daily Kos, consisting of news stories from around the world, sometimes coupled with a daily theme, original research or commentary.


  19. ConstanceWE have to do SomethingRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Nearly every army over the past 2,500 years - with the exception of Alexander the Great - has been defeated in Afghanistan.


  20. Make My DayTHE Joys of Turning 42Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- In 1892, Rudyard Kipling ended his poem "The Young British Soldier" with these immortal lines: "When you're wounded and left on Afghanistan's plains/And the women come out to cut up what remains/Jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains/An' go to your Gawd like a soldier."