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Friday Apr 11 | Counterpunch

That Bigger Canvas

George W. Bush's body of work, "The Art of Leadership: A President's Personal Diplomacy", opened Saturday at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Southern Methodist University.

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Related Topix: George Bush, Southern Methodist University, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Nation

Cross-border Taliban alliance growing stronger

CAMP THUNDER, Afghanistan : Taliban militants in Pakistan have established an increasingly close relationship with insurgents from across the border in Afghanistan, supplying them with explosives and well-trained fighters, a senior Afghan army commander said on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News,

Stars and Stripes

Officials: Despite Afghan election success, insurgents remain active

Contrary to initial reports, Afghanistan saw unusually high levels of violence during Saturday's presidential vote, according to analysts and military officials, putting a dent in the prevailing narrative of a largely peaceful election.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Canada.com

Canadian journalist Kathy Gannon, injured in Afghan attack, described as tenacious, courageous

In this Aug. 27, 2013 file photo Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus, right, and AP journalist Kathy Gannon, are pictured during a visit to the photo agency Keystone in Zurich, Switzerland.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

Switched

Afghan Presidential Candidate's Home Attacked

Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani gestures towards a crowd in an assembly hall in Kabul on Februray 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai,

Reuters

Explosion at house of Afghan presidential candidate: police

An explosion and gunfire rattled the house of Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday, a senior police officer said, although Ghani was not there at the time.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Explosion,

Wed Mar 19, 2014

Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Smuggling Threatens Legal Economy in Afghan Southeast

Business leaders in the Khost province of southeast Afghanistan say their livelihoods are threatened by a thriving black market in smuggled goods brought across the border from Pakistan.

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Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News,

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