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News Topic - Afghanistan

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Syrian Opposition Relays Concerns to Kabul Over Afghan Fighters Syrias main opposition alliance is conveying serious concerns over Irans campaign of recruiting and training thousands of Afghan men to fight in Syria. Officials in Afghanistan confirmed Sunday they have received a letter expressing the concerns from the
Voice of America | Jun 26, 2016 4:25 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Afghan Forces Kill 135 Militants Linked to IS Officials in eastern Afghanistan say security forces have killed more than 135 Islamic State (IS) militants, including top commanders, and wounded many more in days of ground and air raids near the border with Pakistan. The clashes in Nangarhar provinces
Voice of America | Jun 26, 2016 11:01 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Islamic State militants launch new attacks in eastern Afghanistan KABUL (Reuters) - Heavy fighting between Islamic State militants and government security forces has claimed dozens of lives in eastern Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday.
Reuters | Jun 26, 2016 09:02 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Taliban Vows Retaliation as US Resumes Afghan Airstrikes Afghanistan's Taliban said Saturday that it would strongly retaliate for the resumption of U.S. airstrikes against the insurgent group, and it rejected assertions that bombing operations ever paused. The U.S. military began anti-Taliban air raids in the l
Voice of America | Jun 25, 2016 11:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Former US Envoys Urge Obama to Delay Troop Cuts in Afghanistan Three former U.S. envoys to Afghanistan called on the Obama administration this week not to cut U.S. troop levels in that country next year, even as the White House indicated that it remains committed to doing just that. Dan Feldman, James Dobbins and Mar
Voice of America | Jun 25, 2016 12:10 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
U.S. airstrikes target Afghan Taliban KABUL, Afghanistan The U.S. military has launched its first airstrikes against the Taliban in Afghanistan since President Obamas decision earlier this month to expand ...
PittsburghLive.com | Jun 25, 2016 12:58 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
After Obama decision, first US airstrikes hit Afghan Taliban The U.S. military has launched its first airstrikes against the Taliban in Afghanistan since President Barack Obamas decision earlier this month to expand Americas involvement against the insurgents, U.S. officials said Friday.
Washington Post | Jun 25, 2016 12:39 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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US Hits Afghan Taliban With First Strikes Under New Authorities The U.S. military has launched its first airstrikes against the Taliban in Afghanistan since President Barack Obama expanded the authorities under which U.S. troops can attack the insurgents. Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook confirmed Friday that the s
Voice of America | Jun 24, 2016 10:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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A law career together RACINE When Jud and Mary Wyant reminisce about their law careers together, inevitably the conversation drifts back to their two years in rural Afghanistan with the Peace Corps.
The Journal Times | Jun 24, 2016 9:40 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Racine, Wisconsin
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Triple Amputee Veteran Is 2016 'Faces Of Valor USA' Honoree He was critically wounded seven years ago fighting in Afghanistan, but on Sunday he'll be honored in Annapolis.
wjz.com | Jun 24, 2016 8:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Baltimore, Maryland