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The Times and Democrat
Gen. Young to speak at ClaflinU.S. Army Reserve Command; commander, Theater Support Group-Pacific; Army Reser
The Times and Democrat / Posted 3 hours ago
U.S. Army Reserve Command; commander, Theater Support Group-Pacific; Army Reserve Warrior Transition Liaison Program manager; CJ1, Chief Strategic Initiatives (Kabul, Afghanistan); and executive training officer, 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Divisi... Read more
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Breitbart
Afghanistan: Intel Agency Arrests Government Worker for Spying on Behalf of Irandepartments, especially in western [Afghan] provinces.” Now, RFE/RL reports th
Breitbart / Posted 4 hours ago
departments, especially in western [Afghan] provinces.” Now, RFE/RL reports that Iran may have indeed infiltrated Kabul through a government employee in Afghanistan’s western province of Herat. “Jilani Farhad, the spokesman for Herat’s... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
No rest for US air blitz in Afghanistancan't sustain this level of casualties," U.S. Army Col. Curtis Burns said durin
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
can't sustain this level of casualties," U.S. Army Col. Curtis Burns said during an intelligence briefing this month in Kabul. "Not that there's any shortage of fighters, but it is creating friction within their ranks." The new strategy... Read more
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DW
Afghan refugees in Pakistan face mass deportation | An in-depth look at news from across the continent |past 18 months, as a US-led bombing campaign against the group gathered momentu
DW / Posted 17 hours ago
past 18 months, as a US-led bombing campaign against the group gathered momentum, it dramatically escalated its attacks in Kabul, adding to the dangers already faced by civilians in the city, which the UN cites as one of the deadliest places in the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Beasts of war’: Afghanistan’s buzkashi horses prepare for battleto 2,000 if it is a wedding celebration. While buzkashi is the pride of the nor
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 hours ago
to 2,000 if it is a wedding celebration. While buzkashi is the pride of the north, the game also has a strong following in Kabul, with weekly matches during the season drawing hundreds of spectators. Cared for like humans Whether their value is... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
USA�s treacherous agenda against PakistanRussia. These oligarchs, hawks within Trump’s administration, American-Jewish l
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
Russia. These oligarchs, hawks within Trump’s administration, American-Jewish lobby, Israel, India and the puppet regime in Kabul are all egging on Donald Trump to strike Pakistan and he seem to be dancing to their tunes. Since August 22, 2017, he... Read more
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Gulf News
Emirates offers up to 45 kilos free baggage allowance on 30 destinationsand friends.”10 kilos moreTravellers bound for Khartoum, Cebu, Clark, Colombo,
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
and friends.”10 kilos moreTravellers bound for Khartoum, Cebu, Clark, Colombo, Jakarta, Dhaka, Sylhet, Chittagong, Amman, Kabul, Mashhad and Tehran can carry ten kilos more, making the total allowance for checked bags to 40 kilos.15 kilos... Read more
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asianage
Rocket lands in Indian Embassy in Kabul, no casualtiesNew Delhi: A rocket landed in the Indian Embassy premises in Kabul, causing dam
asianage / Posted yesterday
New Delhi: A rocket landed in the Indian Embassy premises in Kabul, causing damage to ITBP barracks, but all the mission staff was safe, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday. Swaraj said the rocket landed in the Chancery... Read more
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dna
China’s CPEC game plan threatens Indian interestsprojects and renewable energy, among others. Does China want to undermine this
dna / Posted yesterday
projects and renewable energy, among others. Does China want to undermine this growing constructive relationship between Kabul and New Delhi? Is the extension of the CPEC a ploy towards that purpose? If so, then that would be a very... Read more
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Canberra Times
Peace talks underway with Taliban; or are they?Kabul: Senior Afghan officials have said meetings were underway in Turkey betwe
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Kabul: Senior Afghan officials have said meetings were underway in Turkey between their government and representatives of the Taliban, although the insurgents denied that any talks were taking place. Video footage of the meeting was posted online on... Read more
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TribLIVE
Afghanistan war not a top concern, according to pollto poll A U.S. military helicopter flies over the site of a suicide bomb that
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
to poll A U.S. military helicopter flies over the site of a suicide bomb that struck a NATO convoy in Kandahar south of Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. Asked an open-ended question about what they thought was the “most important... Read more
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The Hindu
Rocket hits Indian embassy in KabulThough a rocket hit the Indian embassy in Kabul on Monday, all employees have b
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Though a rocket hit the Indian embassy in Kabul on Monday, all employees have been reported safe, the External Affairs Ministry said here. Raveesh Kumar, official spokesperson, said the attack caused minor damage to the property. “A rocket landed on... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rocket lands in Indian Embassy in Kabul; all employees safe: MEAA rocket landed in the Indian Embassy premises in Kabul, causing minor damage t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
A rocket landed in the Indian Embassy premises in Kabul, causing minor damage to a structure, but all the mission staff were safe, external affairs ministry said on Monday. Ministry of external affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said there was no... Read more
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dna
Rocket lands in Indian Embassy in Kabul, all employees safeA rocket landed in the Indian Embassy premises in Kabul, causing minor damage t
dna / Posted yesterday
A rocket landed in the Indian Embassy premises in Kabul, causing minor damage to a structure, but all the mission staff were safe, external affairs ministry said tonight. Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said there was no fire... Read more
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Boston Globe
He studied accounting. Now he hunts the Islamic State.to keep pace with the quickening events. For instance, Conway said there has b
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
to keep pace with the quickening events. For instance, Conway said there has been an increase in deadly attacks on Kabul by the Islamic State — at least eight since October. “Should ISIS-K take additional territory, this is likely to be a... Read more
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New York Daily News
UN team in Kabul to show support for war-weary AfghanistanKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A top level U.N. Security Council delegation that inc
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A top level U.N. Security Council delegation that included U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley visited Kabul and met with the Afghan authorities, the government and the United Nations said Monday. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Taliban at table, Afghans claimKABUL, Afghanistan -- Senior Afghan officials said Sunday that meetings were un
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
KABUL, Afghanistan -- Senior Afghan officials said Sunday that meetings were underway in Turkey between their government and representatives of the Taliban, although the insurgents denied that any talks were taking place. Video footage of the... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
UN team in Kabul to show support for war-weary AfghanistanKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan government says President Ashraf Ghani has
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan government says President Ashraf Ghani has met with a top-level U.N. Security Council delegation that included U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley. Monday's statement says Ghani and the U.N. team met in Kabul on Sunday... Read more
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FOX News
UN team in Kabul to show support for war-weary Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan – The Afghan government says President Ashraf Ghani has me
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan – The Afghan government says President Ashraf Ghani has met with a top-level U.N. Security Council delegation that included U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley. Monday's... Read more
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FOX News
UN team in Kabul to show support for war-weary AfghanistanKABUL, Afghanistan – The Afghan government says President Ashraf Ghani has met
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan – The Afghan government says President Ashraf Ghani has met with a top-level U.N. Security Council delegation that included U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley. Monday's statement says Ghani and the U.N. team met in Kabul on Sunday and... Read more
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CBS News
Reflections from Afghanistana report on the broadcast this week. The road runs from the airport to the U.S
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
a report on the broadcast this week. The road runs from the airport to the U.S. embassy and nearby NATO headquarters in Kabul, the country's capital and largest city. But U.S. military and diplomats cannot drive along this route for fear of an... Read more
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CBS News
Kabul under siege while America's longest war rages onmore troops to train and assist the Afghan army. But in the Afghan capital you
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
more troops to train and assist the Afghan army. But in the Afghan capital you don't have to go far to see the problems. Kabul is so dangerous, American diplomats and soldiers are not allowed to use the roads. They can't just drive two miles from... Read more
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WA Today
Peace talks underway with Taliban; or are they?Kabul: Senior Afghan officials have said meetings were underway in Turkey betwe
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Kabul: Senior Afghan officials have said meetings were underway in Turkey between their government and representatives of the Taliban, although the insurgents denied that any talks were taking place. Video footage of the meeting was posted online on... Read more
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The Age
Peace talks underway with Taliban; or are they?Kabul: Senior Afghan officials have said meetings were underway in Turkey betwe
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Kabul: Senior Afghan officials have said meetings were underway in Turkey between their government and representatives of the Taliban, although the insurgents denied that any talks were taking place. Video footage of the meeting was posted online on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Peace talks underway with Taliban; or are they?Kabul: Senior Afghan officials have said meetings were underway in Turkey betwe
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Kabul: Senior Afghan officials have said meetings were underway in Turkey between their government and representatives of the Taliban, although the insurgents denied that any talks were taking place. Video footage of the meeting was posted online on... Read more
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chroniclelive
Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Iraq, Afghanistan - and the Metroto senior diplomats and military figures in both Iraq and Afghanistan and had a
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
to senior diplomats and military figures in both Iraq and Afghanistan and had a stint running security at embassies in Kabul. He has worked in some of the most dangerous places in the world, lived with the constant threat of terrorism and... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Rashid has a Khan-do attitudenormal out there. How it is shown in the media is different,” said Rashid. A r
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
normal out there. How it is shown in the media is different,” said Rashid. A recent, attempted suicide bomb attack outside Kabul Stadium failed to deter lines for his signature from fans attending a local T20 clash. “They are very strong people... Read more
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Gulf News
Shah Rukh Khan returns as Dubai herodiaspora as well as the wider global fanbase of Shah Rukh Khan.”Director Kabir
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
diaspora as well as the wider global fanbase of Shah Rukh Khan.”Director Kabir Khan is known for films such as Kabul Express, Ek Tha Tiger and the 2015 mega-hit Bajrangi Bhaijaan.“It’s been an absolute dream come true to work on this... Read more
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asianage
Halting aid to Pak won’t help US stop attacks in AfghanistanThe agency documents allocated aid, not the funds actually dispersed. His temp
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
The agency documents allocated aid, not the funds actually dispersed. His tempestuous post has warmed the cockles of Kabul officialdom’s heart. They have long been urging the US to coerce Pakistan into honouring its commitments to cracking... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Opinion: Mr. President, do your duty. Go see our troops.the visits are not without risk. After Defense Secretary James Mattis flew into
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
the visits are not without risk. After Defense Secretary James Mattis flew into Afghanistan last September, the Kabul airport came under an intense rocket attack by militants. Civilians nearby were wounded or killed. Trump has fostered... Read more
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New York Daily News
Afghan official: Taliban kill 3 policemen in country's westKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a Taliban attack has killed t
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a Taliban attack has killed three policemen in western Farah province. Mohammad Naser Mehri, spokesman for the provincial governor, says the attack took place early in the morning on Friday,... Read more
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FOX News
Afghan official: Taliban kill 3 policemen in country's west KABUL, Afghanistan – An Afghan official says a Taliban attack has killed thre
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan – An Afghan official says a Taliban attack has killed three policemen in western Farah province. Mohammad Naser Mehri, spokesman for the provincial governor, says the... Read more
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FOX News
Afghan official: Taliban kill 3 policemen in country's westKABUL, Afghanistan – An Afghan official says a Taliban attack has killed three
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan – An Afghan official says a Taliban attack has killed three policemen in western Farah province. Mohammad Naser Mehri, spokesman for the provincial governor, says the attack took place early in the morning on Friday, targeting a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Afghanistan set to have own domestic Twenty20 Premier LeagueAfghanistan Cricket Board chairman Atif Mashal signed the tournament’s MoU in K
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Afghanistan Cricket Board chairman Atif Mashal signed the tournament’s MoU in Kabul on Thursday. “It is a milestone as Afghanistan is now able to have an international league of its own,” Mashal was quoted on the board’s website. “Afghansitan... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Trump Lashes Pakistan over Afghan Warthat existed in the 1990's, where the Pakistani support for the Taliban was ind
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
that existed in the 1990's, where the Pakistani support for the Taliban was indispensable for its taking power in Kabul. Today, it is a very different situation and the term Taliban is somewhat misleading because it is not just a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Opinion: Mr. President, do your duty. Go see our troops.the visits are not without risk. After Defense Secretary James Mattis flew into
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
the visits are not without risk. After Defense Secretary James Mattis flew into Afghanistan last September, the Kabul airport came under an intense rocket attack by militants. Civilians nearby were wounded or killed. Trump has fostered... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Christmas Day attack delays celebrationare doing well and making me proud.” The bomber struck near an office of the A
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
are doing well and making me proud.” The bomber struck near an office of the Afghan intelligence service in the capital, Kabul, where soldiers from the 1186th Military Police forward detachment, known as the “Praetorians,” are working, according... Read more
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CBS News
Kabul under siegecapital may be at its most dangerous. The threat of roadside bombs is so high,
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
capital may be at its most dangerous. The threat of roadside bombs is so high, U.S. personnel must fly the two miles from Kabul's airport to their headquarters. As costly as America's longest war has been, to fail in its mission there would be... Read more
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New York Daily News
UN Security Council considers visit to war-torn AfghanistanAn elderly cobbler man, left, repairs a shoe on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghani
New York Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
An elderly cobbler man, left, repairs a shoe on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul) UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The president of the U.N. Security Council said Thursday that members are considering a visit to... Read more
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FOX News
American service member wounded in Afghanistan, US military officials sayeastern Afghanistan home to an ISIS-affiliate with about 1,000 fighters, Fox Ne
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
eastern Afghanistan home to an ISIS-affiliate with about 1,000 fighters, Fox News confirmed. A U.S. military spokesman in Kabul told Fox News the operation against the insurgents was over, but would not describe the wounds of the injured service... Read more
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FOX News
American service member wounded in Afghanistan, US military officials sayeastern Afghanistan home to an ISIS-affiliate with about 1,000 fighters, Fox Ne
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
eastern Afghanistan home to an ISIS-affiliate with about 1,000 fighters, Fox News confirmed. A U.S. military spokesman in Kabul told Fox News the operation against the insurgents was over, but would not describe the wounds of the injured service... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US: American soldier wounded in Afghan attackKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounde
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounded when insurgents launched an attack in eastern Afghanistan's remote Achin district of Nangarhar province. Capt. Tom Gresback, a U.S. military spokesman in Afghanistan,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
US: American soldier wounded in Afghan attackKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounde
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounded when insurgents launched an attack in eastern Afghanistan's remote Achin district of Nangarhar province. Capt. Tom Gresback, a U.S. military spokesman in Afghanistan,... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
US: American soldier wounded in Afghan attackKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounde
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounded when insurgents launched an attack in eastern Afghanistan's remote Achin district of Nangarhar province. Capt. Tom Gresback, a U.S. military spokesman in Afghanistan,... Read more
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New York Daily News
US: American soldier wounded in Afghan attackKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounde
New York Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounded when insurgents launched an attack in eastern Afghanistan's remote Achin district of Nangarhar province. Capt. Tom Gresback, a U.S. military spokesman in Afghanistan,... Read more
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FOX News
American soldier wounded in Afghan attackUS: KABUL, Afghanistan – The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wound
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
US: KABUL, Afghanistan – The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounded when insurgents launched an attack in eastern Afghanistan's remote Achin district of Nangarhar province. Capt. Tom Gresback, a... Read more
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FOX News
American soldier wounded in Afghan attackKABUL, Afghanistan – The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounded whe
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan – The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounded when insurgents launched an attack in eastern Afghanistan's remote Achin district of Nangarhar province. Capt. Tom Gresback, a U.S. military spokesman in Afghanistan, told... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
US: American soldier wounded in Afghan attackKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounde
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 5 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounded when insurgents launched an attack in eastern Afghanistan's remote Achin district of Nangarhar province. Capt. Tom Gresback, a U.S. military spokesman in Afghanistan,... Read more
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New York Daily News
Afghan president frees 75 prisoners loyal to former warlordKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan president has pardoned 75 prisoners loyal
New York Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan president has pardoned 75 prisoners loyal to Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, a former warlord and U.S.-declared terrorist who signed a peace agreement with Kabul in 2016. The deal gave Hekmatyar and his followers immunity... Read more
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asianage
ISIS cells operate in Kabul under noses of Afghan and US forcesKabul: Middle-class Afghans turned jihadists have assisted the Islamic State gr
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Kabul: Middle-class Afghans turned jihadists have assisted the Islamic State group’s expansion from its stronghold in Afghanistan’s restive east to Kabul, analysts say, helping to make the capital one of the deadliest places in the country. ISIS has... Read more
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