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Iran FM condemns terror attack in Afghanistan – Press TV


Press TV

Iran FM condemns terror attack in Afghanistan
Press TV
Afghanistan bans public gatherings of all types for ten days, following Saturday's terrorist attacks in Kabul. Sunday has been declared a national day of mourning. 83 people lost their lives when twin bomb blasts hit a demonstration by the Hazara minority.

Posted on 24 July 2016 | 6:01 am

Kabul blast: Afghanistan mourns protest bombing victims – BBC News


BBC News

Kabul blast: Afghanistan mourns protest bombing victims
BBC News
Afghanistan is observing a day of national mourning after suicide bombers killed 80 people and wounded 230 in an attack on marchers in Kabul. So-called Islamic State (IS), the Sunni Muslim militant group, has said it was behind Saturday's attack on …
ISIS Claims Deadly Bombing at Demonstration in Kabul, AfghanistanNew York Times
ISIS claims Afghanistan explosion that kills dozensCNN
The Latest: 10-day ban on public gatherings in AfghanistanU.S. News & World Report
mySanAntonio.com –Aljazeera.com –Los Angeles Times
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Posted on 24 July 2016 | 1:12 am

Families say good-bye as Southfield-based soliders head to Afghanistan – Detroit Free Press


Detroit Free Press

Families say good-bye as Southfield-based soliders head to Afghanistan
Detroit Free Press
It was a bittersweet afternoon as the Southfield-based U.S. Army Reserves said farewell to some 30 soldiers deploying to Afghanistan as part of Operation Freedom's Sentinel. During a farewell ceremony at the Southfield Pavilion, members of the 645th …
Southfield-based soldiers deploy for AfghanistanFox 2 Detroit

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Posted on 23 July 2016 | 9:43 pm

‘Pak.-based terror groups targeting Indian interests in Afghanistan’ – The Hindu


'Pak.-based terror groups targeting Indian interests in Afghanistan'
The Hindu
Pakistan-based terror groups such as the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), the Taliban, the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and the al-Qaeda target India's interests and goals in Afghanistan, and pursue other objectives such as creating sanctuaries and safe havens for …

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Posted on 23 July 2016 | 6:15 pm

US Offers Afghanistan Help in Investigating Deadly Kabul Attack – Sputnik International


Sputnik International

US Offers Afghanistan Help in Investigating Deadly Kabul Attack
Sputnik International
Afghanistan is in a state of political and social turmoil, with government forces fighting the continuing Taliban insurgency, while other extremist groups, such as Daesh, outlawed in many countries including the United States and Russia, have also

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Posted on 23 July 2016 | 6:03 pm

India aid worker freed in Afghanistan rescue operation – BBC News


BBC News

India aid worker freed in Afghanistan rescue operation
BBC News
An Indian aid worker kidnapped in Afghanistan more than a month ago has been rescued unharmed, officials say. Judith D'Souza, 40, was working for the Aga Khan Foundation when she was abducted at gunpoint near her home in the Afghan capital, Kabul, …
Indian aid worker kidnapped in Afghanistan rescued | ReutersFirstpost
Indian woman rescued from captors in Afghanistan returns homeEconomic Times
Indian aid worker rescued in AfghanistanNEWS.com.au
The Hindu –RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty –GlobalPost
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Posted on 23 July 2016 | 6:21 am

Inside a frontline hospital in Afghanistan – Aljazeera.com


Aljazeera.com

Inside a frontline hospital in Afghanistan
Aljazeera.com
Hundreds of new patients can be admitted in one day, and the paediatrics ward is particularly busy treating malnourished babies and those born prematurely – the youngest victims of Afghanistan's war. Doctors say it can take time to reach the hospital …
Taliban seizes district in northern AfghanistanLong War Journal
America's $300 Million Scrap Metal War in AfghanistanThe Fiscal Times

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Posted on 22 July 2016 | 9:08 am

Afghanistan: Using technology to empower women – Aljazeera.com


Aljazeera.com

Afghanistan: Using technology to empower women
Aljazeera.com
Roya Mahboob knew that she wanted to build a career in technology from the first time she set her eyes on a computer in the only internet cafe in Herat, Afghanistan, when she was 16 years old. In 2010, at the age of 23 she became the first tech chief …

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Posted on 22 July 2016 | 8:07 am

Good News From Afghanistan – Foreign Affairs


Foreign Affairs

Good News From Afghanistan
Foreign Affairs
When the United States and its allies began to withdraw their troops from Afghanistan in December 2014, Afghanistan's economy collapsed, unemployment soared, and hundreds of thousands of Afghans fled the country. The government had no functioning …

Posted on 21 July 2016 | 2:17 am

When War Is Just Another Day in Afghanistan – TIME


TIME

When War Is Just Another Day in Afghanistan
TIME
With at least 20% of Afghanistan still in the hands of a resurgent Taliban, the longest war in American history is far from over. Last week, President Barack Obama announced he would prolong the nation's presence into the country well into 2017 with 8
US commander: Progress in fighting the Taliban in AfghanistanUSA TODAY
Würzburg attack – Why 'IS' presence in Afghanistan should be taken seriouslyDeutsche Welle
Dunford Cites Optimism, Momentum After Visit to AfghanistanDepartment of Defense
The Diplomat –Aljazeera.com –U.S. News & World Report
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Posted on 18 July 2016 | 9:32 am