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Calcutta News
F-16 sale to Pakistan: India summons US envoy Washington/New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The US has decided to sell eight F-16 com
F-16 sale to Pakistan: India summons US envoy
Calcutta News / Posted 4 hours ago
Washington/New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The US has decided to sell eight F-16 combat jets to Pakistan to "support (its) counter-terrorism and counterinsurgency operations", prompting India to summon American... Read more
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examiner.com
U.S. government could approve sale of eight F-16s to PakistanAccording to the Brookings Institution in 2008, “Pakistan was the worlds 'most
U.S. government could approve sale of eight F-16s to Pakistan
examiner.com / Posted 20 hours ago
According to the Brookings Institution in 2008, “Pakistan was the worlds 'most active' state sponsor of terrorism including aiding groups which were considered a direct threat to USA.” Yesterday, the United States government revealed it has approved... Read more
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Calcutta News
US okays F-16 sale to Pakistan, India upset New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) India on Saturday reacted strongly to the US decisio
US okays F-16 sale to Pakistan, India upset
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) India on Saturday reacted strongly to the US decision to sell eight F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan and said Washington's envoy will be summoned over this. "We are disappointed at... Read more
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New Kerala
F-16 sale to Pakistan: India summons US envoyWashington/New Delhi, Feb 13 : The US has decided to sell eight F-16 combat jet
F-16 sale to Pakistan: India summons US envoy
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Washington/New Delhi, Feb 13 : The US has decided to sell eight F-16 combat jets to Pakistan to "support (its) counter-terrorism and counterinsurgency operations", prompting India to summon American ambassador Richard Verma to lodge its strong... Read more
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Business Standard India
India 'disappointed' at US decision to sell 8 F-16s to Pak, US envoy summoned to South BlockThe last time a US envoy was summoned by the Ministry of External Affairs was i
India 'disappointed' at US decision to sell 8 F-16s to Pak, US envoy summoned to South Block
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The last time a US envoy was summoned by the Ministry of External Affairs was in the wake of the handcuffing and strip search of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in December 2013. In a statement issued today morning, the Ministry of External... Read more
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dna
US lawmakers raises concerns over Obama Administration's decision to sale F-16s to PakistanObama Administration's proposal to sell eight F-16 jets to Pakistan is unlikely
US lawmakers raises concerns over Obama Administration's decision to sale F-16s to Pakistan
dna / Posted yesterday
Obama Administration's proposal to sell eight F-16 jets to Pakistan is unlikely to have a smooth sailing in the US Congress with both Republicans and Democrats having raised concerns over Pakistan providing safe haven to terror groups acting against... Read more
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The Financial Express
Barack Obama admin decides to sell F-16s to PakistanThe official, DefenseNews said, confirmed that there had been Congressional obj
Barack Obama admin decides to sell F-16s to Pakistan
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
The official, DefenseNews said, confirmed that there had been Congressional objections to the sale, but said that contrary to recent “erroneous reports”, “concerns were raised in regard to financing the sale, not the transfer itself.” (Reuters) The... Read more
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New Kerala
US okays F-16 sale to Pakistan, India upsetNew Delhi, Feb 13 : India on Saturday reacted strongly to the US decision to se
US okays F-16 sale to Pakistan, India upset
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Feb 13 : India on Saturday reacted strongly to the US decision to sell eight F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan and said Washington's envoy will be summoned over this. "We are disappointed at the decision of the (Barack) Obama administration... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US lawmakers flag concerns over sale of F-16s to PakistanThe Obama administration’s proposal to sell eight F-16 jets to Pakistan is unli
US lawmakers flag concerns over sale of F-16s to Pakistan
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
The Obama administration’s proposal to sell eight F-16 jets to Pakistan is unlikely to have a smooth sailing in the US Congress with both Republicans and Democrats having raised concerns over Islamabad providing safe havens to terror groups operating... Read more
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New Kerala
US okays sale of 8 F-16 jets to Pakistan despite oppositionWashington, Feb 13 : The Obama administration has approved the sale of eight F-
US okays sale of 8 F-16 jets to Pakistan despite opposition
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Washington, Feb 13 : The Obama administration has approved the sale of eight F-16 Block-52 aircraft to Pakistan worth $699 million in the face of US lawmakers' opposition to the deal over Islamabad's alleged support for terrorist groups The US State... Read more
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The Economic Times
India disappointed over US' decision to sell F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan, will summon envoy Richard Verma"We are disappointed at the decision of the Obama Administration to notify the
India disappointed over US' decision to sell F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan, will summon envoy Richard Verma
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
"We are disappointed at the decision of the Obama Administration to notify the sale of F-16 aircrafts to Pakistan. We disagree with their rationale that such arms transfers help to combat terrorism. The record of the last many years in this regard... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India disappointed over US decision to sell 8 F-16 fighter jets to PakIndia is disappointed with the US government ‘s decision to approve the sale to
India disappointed over US decision to sell 8 F-16 fighter jets to Pak
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
India is disappointed with the US government ‘s decision to approve the sale to Pakistan of eight F-16 fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin, radars and other equipment, in a deal valued at $699 million. The Pentagon’s Defense Security Cooperation... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indian protest on US F-16 fighter jets sale for Pakistan"We are disappointed at the decision of the Obama Administration to notify the
Indian protest on US F-16 fighter jets sale for Pakistan
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
"We are disappointed at the decision of the Obama Administration to notify the sale of F-16 aircrafts to Pakistan. We disagree with their rationale that such arms transfers help to combat terrorism. The record of the last many years in this regard... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US okays sale of 8 Lockheed F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan: PentagonWASHINGTON: The U.S. government said on Friday it had approved the sale to Paki
US okays sale of 8 Lockheed F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan: Pentagon
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON: The U.S. government said on Friday it had approved the sale to Pakistan of up to eight F-16 fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin Corp, radar and other equipment in a deal valued at US$699 million. The Pentagon's Defense Security... Read more
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The Star
U.S. okays sale of 8 Lockheed F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan - PentagonWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government said on Friday it had approved the s
U.S. okays sale of 8 Lockheed F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan - Pentagon
The Star / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government said on Friday it had approved the sale to Pakistan of up to eight F-16 fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin Corp, radar and other equipment in a deal valued at $699 million. The Pentagon's Defense... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Powerful US senator blocks sale of F-16s to PakistanThe US move to sell eight F-16s to Pakistan is in more trouble than before with
Powerful US senator blocks sale of F-16s to Pakistan
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
The US move to sell eight F-16s to Pakistan is in more trouble than before with a senior Republican senator blocking it over Islamabad’s dubious record on combating terrorism. Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the powerful Senate foreign relations... Read more
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The Hindu
American help to Pakistan contributes to counterterrorism operations: TonerMr. Toner said Pakistan has carried out multiple operations against some of the
American help to Pakistan contributes to counterterrorism operations: Toner
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Mr. Toner said Pakistan has carried out multiple operations against some of these terrorist networks that are operating on their soil. Notwithstanding American lawmakers’ demand for stopping the proposed sale of eight F—16 fighter jets to Pakistan,... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
FMF to Pakistan to focus on seven priority areas: US administrationWASHINGTON: The Obama administration has informed Congress that it is committed
FMF to Pakistan to focus on seven priority areas: US administration
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON: The Obama administration has informed Congress that it is committed to improving Pakistan’s precision strike capability, which is seen as a veiled reference to F-16 fighter jets. In a document released this week, the US administration... Read more
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New Kerala
US committed to aid Pakistan despite terrorism chargeWashington, Feb 12 : Even as a top US lawmaker threatened to block proposed sal
US committed to aid Pakistan despite terrorism charge
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Washington, Feb 12 : Even as a top US lawmaker threatened to block proposed sale of F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan over its alleged support for terrorist groups, the US said it was committed to deliver security assistance to its key ally. State... Read more
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The Hindu
Sovereignty is not just a line on the map: Security expert Dr Mark BucknamSecurity expert Dr Mark Bucknam says America is concerned about Pakistan's use
Sovereignty is not just a line on the map: Security expert Dr Mark Bucknam
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Security expert Dr Mark Bucknam says America is concerned about Pakistan's use of aid, and its inability to stop fighters entering Afghanistan. Given Pakistan’s past record, the United States is deeply concerned over how Pakistan uses the latest... Read more
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asianage
US lawmaker to block deal to sell F-16s to PakistanThe Republican Senator Bob Corker accused Pakistan of providing safe haven to t
US lawmaker to block deal to sell F-16s to Pakistan
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
The Republican Senator Bob Corker accused Pakistan of providing safe haven to terror groups. Washington: Describing Pakistan's activities as "immensely problematic", a powerful Republican Senator has vowed to block the sale of eight F-16 fighter... Read more
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The Hindu
US lawmaker to block deal to sell F—16s to Pakistan"The pending sale of 8 F—16 aircraft to the Government of Pakistan is deeply tr
US lawmaker to block deal to sell F—16s to Pakistan
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
"The pending sale of 8 F—16 aircraft to the Government of Pakistan is deeply troubling," said Congressman George Holding. Describing Pakistan’s activities as “immensely problematic”, a powerful Republican Senator has vowed to block the sale of eight... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Bowe Bergdahl Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here are some facts about Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, a former American p
Bowe Bergdahl Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
(CNN) -- Here are some facts about Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, a former American prisoner of war. Personal: Birth date: March 28, 1986 Birth place: Sun Valley, Idaho Birth name: Bowe Robert Bergdahl Father: Robert Bergdahl Mother: Jani... Read more
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The Hindu
Before the window shuts againThe real difference between 2008 and 2016 is Gen. Raheel Sharif, who has been s
Before the window shuts again
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
The real difference between 2008 and 2016 is Gen. Raheel Sharif, who has been seen with his men out there, whenever and wherever there have been terror strikes in Pakistan It’s yet another moment of potential cooperation between India and Pakistan... Read more
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examiner.com
Afghanistan leadership expecting talks with TalibanAfghanistan leaders say they expect to hold talks with the Taliban by the end o
Afghanistan leadership expecting talks with Taliban
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
Afghanistan leaders say they expect to hold talks with the Taliban by the end of February, according to Afghanistan Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmad Shakib Mostaghani who addressed reporters on Sunday. Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and the United... Read more
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Deepika
World News DetailClick here for detailed news of all itemsPak behind rise of international Jihad
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 6 days ago
Click here for detailed news of all itemsPak behind rise of international Jihadi forces: NYTNew York, Feb 7 (PTI) Pakistan's powerful intelligence service has long acted as the "manager" of international Jihadi forces and it may have been involved in... Read more
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asianage
‘ISI may have link to rise of ISIS’Pakistan’s powerful intelligence service has long acted as the “manager” of int
‘ISI may have link to rise of ISIS’
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Pakistan’s powerful intelligence service has long acted as the “manager” of international jihadi forces and it may have been involved in the rise of the ISIS, a leading US daily on Sunday said, in a stinging commentary on Pakistan’s “intervention” in... Read more
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asianage
�ISI may have link to rise of ISIS'Pakistan’s powerful intelligence service has long acted as the “manager” of int
�ISI may have link to rise of ISIS'
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Pakistan’s powerful intelligence service has long acted as the “manager” of international jihadi forces and it may have been involved in the rise of the ISIS, a leading US daily on Sunday said, in a stinging commentary on Pakistan’s “intervention” in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan’s ISI acted as ‘manager’ of international jihadi forces: NYTPakistan’s powerful intelligence service has long acted as the “manager” of int
Pakistan’s ISI acted as ‘manager’ of international jihadi forces: NYT
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
Pakistan’s powerful intelligence service has long acted as the “manager” of international jihadi forces and it may have been involved in the rise of the Islamic State, a leading US daily said on Sunday, in a stinging commentary on Pakistan’s... Read more
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dna
Pakistan behind rise of international Jihadi forces: ReportsPakistan's powerful intelligence service has long acted as the "manager" of int
Pakistan behind rise of international Jihadi forces: Reports
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Pakistan's powerful intelligence service has long acted as the "manager" of international Jihadi forces and it may have been involved in the rise of the ISIS, a leading US daily today said, in a stinging commentary on Pakistan's "intervention" in a... Read more
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The Hindu
Pakistan behind rise of international Jihadi forces: NYT"(Pakistan’s) intelligence service has long acted as the manager of internation
Pakistan behind rise of international Jihadi forces: NYT
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
"(Pakistan’s) intelligence service has long acted as the manager of international mujahedeen forces, and there is even speculation that it may have been involved in the rise of the Islamic State". Pakistan’s powerful intelligence service has long... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan behind rise of international Jihadi forces, says US dailyNEW YORK: Pakistan's powerful intelligence service has long acted as the "manag
Pakistan behind rise of international Jihadi forces, says US daily
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK: Pakistan's powerful intelligence service has long acted as the "manager" of international Jihadi forces and it may have been involved in the rise of the ISIS, a leading US daily today said, in a stinging commentary on Pakistan's... Read more
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Japan Today
Afghanistan meeting ends with call for talks with Taliban ‹ Japan TodayFour-nation talks aimed at ending Afghanistan’s 15-year war concluded Saturday
Afghanistan meeting ends with call for talks with Taliban ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 days ago
Four-nation talks aimed at ending Afghanistan’s 15-year war concluded Saturday with a call for direct negotiations between the government and the Taliban by the end of February, but recent battlefield advances by the insurgents could make it hard to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Afghanistan meeting ends with call for talks with TalibanISLAMABAD (AP) - Four-nation talks aimed at ending Afghanistan's 15-year war co
Afghanistan meeting ends with call for talks with Taliban
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 days ago
ISLAMABAD (AP) - Four-nation talks aimed at ending Afghanistan's 15-year war concluded Saturday with a call for direct negotiations between the government and the Taliban by the end of February, but recent battlefield advances by the insurgents could... Read more
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Air Force Times
Afghanistan meeting ends with call for talks with TalibanISLAMABAD — Four-nation talks aimed at ending Afghanistan's 15-year war conclud
Afghanistan meeting ends with call for talks with Taliban
Air Force Times / Posted 7 days ago
ISLAMABAD — Four-nation talks aimed at ending Afghanistan's 15-year war concluded Saturday with a call for direct negotiations between the government and the Taliban by the end of February, but recent battlefield advances by the insurgents could make... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peaceISLAMABAD (AP) � China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched th
Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peace
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
ISLAMABAD (AP) � China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched their third round of talks Saturday aimed at finding a way to get the warring Taliban to sit and talk peace with the Afghan government. At the start of talks in the... Read more
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Salon.com
Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peaceISLAMABAD (AP) — China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched th
Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peace
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
ISLAMABAD (AP) — China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched their third round of talks Saturday aimed at finding a way to get the warring Taliban to sit and talk peace with the Afghan government. At the start of talks in the... Read more
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Denver Post
Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peaceISLAMABAD (AP) — China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched th
Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peace
Denver Post / Posted 8 days ago
ISLAMABAD (AP) — China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched their third round of talks Saturday aimed at finding a way to get the warring Taliban to sit and talk peace with the Afghan government. At the start of talks in the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peaceISLAMABAD (AP) - China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched th
Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peace
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
ISLAMABAD (AP) - China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched their third round of talks Saturday aimed at finding a way to get the warring Taliban to sit and talk peace with the Afghan government. At the start of talks in the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peaceChina, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched their third round o
Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peace
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched their third round of talks Saturday aimed at finding a way to get the warring Taliban to sit and talk peace with the Afghan government. At the start of talks in the Pakistani capital of... Read more
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The Indian Express
India, France talk tough on terror, stuck on price of Rafale jetsPrime Minister Modi and French President Hollande take the Metro to Gurgaon, Mo
India, France talk tough on terror, stuck on price of Rafale jets
The Indian Express / Posted 9 days ago
Prime Minister Modi and French President Hollande take the Metro to Gurgaon, Monday. (PTI Photo) Nine months after expressing its willingness to buy 36 Rafale jets in “fly-away” condition, India has reached an agreement with France on their... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Taliban turns sights on local media in AfghanistanKABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying employe
Taliban turns sights on local media in Afghanistan
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 10 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying employees of Afghanistan’s biggest media company last month has shocked local journalists, who fear they are now in the cross hairs of an increasingly lethal... Read more
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asianage
Haqqani network remains most capable threat in Afghanistan, says USArmy Gen. John Campbell, commander, Operation Resolute Support US Forces (Photo
Haqqani network remains most capable threat in Afghanistan, says US
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
Army Gen. John Campbell, commander, Operation Resolute Support US Forces (Photo: AP) General John F Campbell said al-Qaeda has been significantly weakened in Afghanistan. Washington: The dreaded Haqqani network remains the most capable threat to... Read more
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The Hindu
Haqqani network still the most capable threat in Afghanistan: U.S.Says the network plans and executes the most violent high profile attacks again
Haqqani network still the most capable threat in Afghanistan: U.S.
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Says the network plans and executes the most violent high profile attacks against Western, Indian interests. The dreaded Haqqani network remains the most capable threat to U.S.-led coalition forces in Afghanistan, planning and executing high-profile... Read more
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Air Force Times
Afghan Taliban open new front in war with attacks on mediaKABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying employe
Afghan Taliban open new front in war with attacks on media
Air Force Times / Posted 11 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying employees of Afghanistan's biggest media company last month has shocked local journalists, who fear they are now in the cross hairs of an increasingly lethal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Afghanistan needs long-term US commitment - General CampbellWASHINGTON: The United States must make a long-term commitment to Afghanistan t
Afghanistan needs long-term US commitment - General Campbell
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON: The United States must make a long-term commitment to Afghanistan to stop security there from worsening and prevent attacks on the West by militants based there, the outgoing commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan said on... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Afghan Taliban open new front in war with attacks on mediaBy LYNNE O'DONNELL Associated Press Published: February 2, 2016 10:00 AM KABUL
Afghan Taliban open new front in war with attacks on media
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 11 days ago
By LYNNE O'DONNELL Associated Press Published: February 2, 2016 10:00 AM KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying employees of Afghanistan's biggest media... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Afghan Taliban open new front in war with attacks on mediaKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying em
Afghan Taliban open new front in war with attacks on media
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 12 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying employees of Afghanistan's biggest media company last month has shocked local journalists, who fear they are now in the cross hairs of an increasingly lethal... Read more
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FOX News
Afghan Taliban open new front in war with attacks on mediaKABUL, Afghanistan – The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying employe
Afghan Taliban open new front in war with attacks on media
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan – The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying employees of Afghanistan's biggest media company last month has shocked local journalists, who fear they are now in the cross hairs of an increasingly lethal... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Afghan Taliban open new front in war with attacks on mediaKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying em
Afghan Taliban open new front in war with attacks on media
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The Taliban suicide bombing against a bus carrying employees of Afghanistan's biggest media company last month has shocked local journalists, who fear they are now in the cross hairs of an increasingly lethal... Read more
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