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dna
Backed by Vladimir Putin, Russian military pushes into foreign policycredited with a crucial role in defeating Nazi Germany, was defence minister.
dna / Posted 35 minutes ago
credited with a crucial role in defeating Nazi Germany, was defence minister. But the ignominious Soviet withdrawal from Afghanistan, completed in 1989, two wars Russia fought in Chechnya after the Soviet Union's collapse, and the sinking of the... Read more
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dna
Trump signs $692 billion US defence budgetcapabilities to confront threats posed by North Korea. Trump had sought a majo
dna / Posted 35 minutes ago
capabilities to confront threats posed by North Korea. Trump had sought a major role for India in bringing peace in Afghanistan and ruled out a hasty withdrawal of troops from the war-torn nation while announcing his new Afghanistan and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Backed by Putin, Russian military pushes into foreign policycredited with a crucial role in defeating Nazi Germany, was defence minister.
Eye Witness News / Posted 42 minutes ago
credited with a crucial role in defeating Nazi Germany, was defence minister. But the ignominious Soviet withdrawal from Afghanistan, completed in 1989, two wars Russia fought in Chechnya after the Soviet Union’s collapse, and the sinking of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Men due to leave Gitmo under Obama seem stuck under TrumpIslam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recru
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 45 minutes ago
Islam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recruited to fight in Chechyna but ended up in Afghanistan, where he trained at an al-Qaida camp. He was captured after fighting U.S. forces there and sent to Guantanamo in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
$700B defense bill inked, but cap in '11 law a snag2018 defense bill allots about $634 billion for core Pentagon operations and ne
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
2018 defense bill allots about $634 billion for core Pentagon operations and nearly $66 billion for wartime missions in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and elsewhere. The funding boost pays for more troops, jet fighters, ships and other weapons needed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Backed by Putin, Russian military pushes into foreign policycredited with a crucial role in defeating Nazi Germany, was defence minister.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
credited with a crucial role in defeating Nazi Germany, was defence minister. But the ignominious Soviet withdrawal from Afghanistan, completed in 1989, two wars Russia fought in Chechnya after the Soviet Union's collapse, and the sinking of the... Read more
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Gulf News
Under Putin, Russia increases clout in the Middle Eastothers were routing Al Assad’s shrinking military.Many in the West and in Russi
Gulf News / Posted an hour ago
others were routing Al Assad’s shrinking military.Many in the West and in Russia predicted Syria would turn into another Afghanistan - a botched Soviet intervention that led to massive losses and ended in a humiliating 1989 withdrawal after... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Men due to leave Gitmo under Obama seem stuck under TrumpIslam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recru
The Middletown Press / Posted an hour ago
Islam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recruited to fight in Chechyna but ended up in Afghanistan, where he trained at an al-Qaida camp. He was captured after fighting U.S. forces there and sent to Guantanamo in... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
England-India is the other Ashesrepresents a reduction of approximately four Tests (47.6 to 43.75). But the new
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted an hour ago
represents a reduction of approximately four Tests (47.6 to 43.75). But the new FTP has two new teams playing Tests: Afghanistan and Ireland. Together with Zimbabwe, who are also not part of the Test league, the three teams will play 33... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pakistani court summons police in case of missing peace activistand security objectives. The army denies sponsoring militant factions. It rega
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
and security objectives. The army denies sponsoring militant factions. It regards security policy, especially towards neighbours India and Afghanistan, as its responsibility. (Writing by Saad Sayeed; Editing by Robert Birsel)Sou... Read more
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chroniclelive
Investigation into tragic death of soldier Adam Moralee closedon the day in question suffering a traumatic injury. “He was involved in an in
chroniclelive / Posted 2 hours ago
on the day in question suffering a traumatic injury. “He was involved in an incident at Camp Bastion in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, and he died as the result of an inadvertent action or actions and consequently died as a result of an avoidable... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Health Policies Must Focus On Needs of Individualscould worsen further still as policies to improve access to healthcare are bein
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
could worsen further still as policies to improve access to healthcare are being reversed in many countries, including Afghanistan, Mozambique, and Malawi. International health funding is being reduced and there is mounting pressure on... Read more
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Canberra Times
Man said wife was 'killed by Taliban': Balga house sold without permission from owneragency and sales representative who were duped into believing their client's fa
Canberra Times / Posted 3 hours ago
agency and sales representative who were duped into believing their client's family had been killed by the Taliban in Afghanistan and sold their Balga property has been ordered to pay $21,200 in penalties and costs. First Western Realty was... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Under Putin, Russia increases clout in the Middle Eastand others were routing Assad's shrinking military. Many in the West and in Ru
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 hours ago
and others were routing Assad's shrinking military. Many in the West and in Russia predicted Syria would turn into another Afghanistan — a botched Soviet intervention that led to massive losses and ended in a humiliating 1989 withdrawal after... Read more
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The Columbian
Disputes put Afghan elections in jeopardy; is country’s democracy also at risk?KABUL, Afghanistan — The last time Afghanistan held national elections, in 2014
The Columbian / Posted 4 hours ago
KABUL, Afghanistan — The last time Afghanistan held national elections, in 2014, the result was a disaster. So widespread were charges of fraud and so tainted was the outcome that the country reached the brink of civil war. Secretary of State John F.... Read more
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CTV News
Putin leads Russia to increase clout in the Middle Eastand others were routing Assad's shrinking military. Many in the West and in Ru
CTV News / Posted 4 hours ago
and others were routing Assad's shrinking military. Many in the West and in Russia predicted Syria would turn into another Afghanistan - a botched Soviet intervention that led to massive losses and ended in a humiliating 1989 withdrawal after... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
India-Afghanistan Test more important than Virat-Anushkha wedding news: Salim Duranihe said. It was not only the news of Kohli’s marriage that took the world by s
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
he said. It was not only the news of Kohli’s marriage that took the world by storm, but also the confirmation of the Afghanistan cricket team playing their first ever Test match against India in India next year. In fact, Durani has an... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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FOX News
Under Putin, Russia increases clout in the Middle Eastand others were routing Assad's shrinking military. Many in the West and in Ru
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
and others were routing Assad's shrinking military. Many in the West and in Russia predicted Syria would turn into another Afghanistan — a botched Soviet intervention that led to massive losses and ended in a humiliating 1989 withdrawal after... Read more
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FOX News
Under Putin, Russia increases clout in the Middle Eastand others were routing Assad's shrinking military. Many in the West and in Ru
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
and others were routing Assad's shrinking military. Many in the West and in Russia predicted Syria would turn into another Afghanistan — a botched Soviet intervention that led to massive losses and ended in a humiliating 1989 withdrawal after... Read more
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TribLIVE
Thousands of Russian private contractors fighting in Syriafighting in Syria in a private capacity. Private contractors have been used by
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
fighting in Syria in a private capacity. Private contractors have been used by countries like the United States in Iraq and Afghanistan for years; Russian law forbids the hiring of mercenaries or working as one. But Russia has used such proxies... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Men due to leave Gitmo under Obama seem stuck under TrumpIslam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recru
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 4 hours ago
Islam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recruited to fight in Chechyna but ended up in Afghanistan, where he trained at an al-Qaida camp. He was captured after fighting U.S. forces there and sent to Guantanamo in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Men due to leave Gitmo under Obama seem stuck under TrumpIslam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recru
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
Islam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recruited to fight in Chechyna but ended up in Afghanistan, where he trained at an al-Qaida camp. He was captured after fighting U.S. forces there and sent to Guantanamo in... Read more
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FOX News
John Stossel: Free the food trucks!Vanoni is tortured by regulations, too. He sells pizza in Baltimore. That resc
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
Vanoni is tortured by regulations, too. He sells pizza in Baltimore. That rescued him from unemployment. After serving in Afghanistan, he couldn't find a job. But then he learned about food trucks. "It really started taking off right around the... Read more
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FOX News
Men due to leave Gitmo under Obama seem stuck under TrumpIslam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recru
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
Islam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recruited to fight in Chechyna but ended up in Afghanistan, where he trained at an al-Qaida camp. He was captured after fighting U.S. forces there and sent to Guantanamo in... Read more
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FOX News
Men due to leave Gitmo under Obama seem stuck under TrumpIslam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recru
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
Islam group in the 1980s, according to his Pentagon file. In 1996, he was recruited to fight in Chechyna but ended up in Afghanistan, where he trained at an al-Qaida camp. He was captured after fighting U.S. forces there and sent to Guantanamo in... Read more
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FOX News
John Stossel: Free the food trucks!Vanoni is tortured by regulations, too. He sells pizza in Baltimore. That resc
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
Vanoni is tortured by regulations, too. He sells pizza in Baltimore. That rescued him from unemployment. After serving in Afghanistan, he couldn't find a job. But then he learned about food trucks. "It really started taking off right around the... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
WSMV Nashville / Posted 5 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Soldiers Return To Fort Sill From AfghanistanJust in time for the holidays, some Oklahoma soldiers are back home with their
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 6 hours ago
Just in time for the holidays, some Oklahoma soldiers are back home with their families after serving in Afghanistan. After a 12-hour delay due to flight schedules, about 30 soldiers were welcomed back to Fort Sill in Lawton Monday. "I think the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 6 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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FOX Carolina
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
FOX Carolina / Posted 6 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 6 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 6 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 6 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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WA Today
Man said wife was 'killed by Taliban': Balga house sold without permission from owneragency and sales representative who were duped into believing their client's fa
WA Today / Posted 6 hours ago
agency and sales representative who were duped into believing their client's family had been killed by the Taliban in Afghanistan and sold their Balga property has been ordered to pay $21,200 in penalties and costs. First Western Realty was... Read more
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The Age
Man said wife was 'killed by Taliban': Balga house sold without permission from owneragency and sales representative who were duped into believing their client's fa
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
agency and sales representative who were duped into believing their client's family had been killed by the Taliban in Afghanistan and sold their Balga property has been ordered to pay $21,200 in penalties and costs. First Western Realty was... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Man said wife was 'killed by Taliban': Balga house sold without permission from owneragency and sales representative who were duped into believing their client's fa
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
agency and sales representative who were duped into believing their client's family had been killed by the Taliban in Afghanistan and sold their Balga property has been ordered to pay $21,200 in penalties and costs. First Western Realty was... Read more
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The Hindu
Ties with Pakistan have ‘drifted over the years’, says TillersonTillerson said that President Donald Trump took a very bold decision by asserti
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
Tillerson said that President Donald Trump took a very bold decision by asserting that the US will be in Afghanistan with its military presence and continue to fight terrorism and the Taliban on a conditions-based effort. He,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
2017 Star Maker finalists bring smooth country tunes to TCMF 2017Music Festival and has also represented her home North Queensland in overseas t
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 hours ago
Music Festival and has also represented her home North Queensland in overseas tours, including playing for the troops in Afghanistan in 2014 and Israel in 2016, and was the first Australian to perform in China’s Foshan Autumn Colour Festival to... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Trump signs $700 billion military budget into law2018 defense bill allots about $634 billion for core Pentagon operations and ne
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
2018 defense bill allots about $634 billion for core Pentagon operations and nearly $66 billion for wartime missions in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and elsewhere. The funding boost pays for more troops, jet fighters, ships and other weapons. It... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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KECI Missoula
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Muslim woman claims lack of service at Boulder Cantina Laredo; 'felt very uncomfortable'of Colorado — when they decided to stop in for lunch at Cantina Laredo. Gul, w
Colorado Daily / Posted 8 hours ago
of Colorado — when they decided to stop in for lunch at Cantina Laredo. Gul, who moved to the United States from Afghanistan when she was 7, said they were seated by a waiter who asked where she was from. Gul has called Denver home for... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
US military official: 50 ISIS foreign fighters captured since Novemberto facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 hours ago
to facilitate an ISIS resurgence, the terror organization is establishing small sub-organizations in ungoverned areas like Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen in the hopes of helping foreign fighters cross borders and link up with other ISIS branches... Read more
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WA Today
Russia's mission in the Arab world is far from finishedthe price for its intervention in Syria," he said. He warns that much like the
WA Today / Posted 8 hours ago
the price for its intervention in Syria," he said. He warns that much like the Soviet Union's mishandled campaign in Afghanistan fuelled the rise of jihadis and birthed al-Qaeda, current militant groups are already including mentions of... Read more
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