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1 hr ago | Seattle Times

Guest: Do people in Afghanistan want the U.S. to stay or go?

Angie Chuang will be reading from her memoir "The Four Words for Home" at 7 p.m. Friday at the Elliott Bay Book Company.

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19 hrs ago | Nerve News

Eight Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

Units of the Afghan National Army raided Taliban hideouts and killed eight insurgents, including two commanders, in the southern Ghazni province Thursday, an army spokesman said.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Despite joy over vote in Afghan district, reports of fraud

The turbulent Andar district has been caught in one kind of crossfire or another for years: between U.S. forces and insurgent leaders, between warring militant factions, between those hostile to the national government and those courting it.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Stars and Stripes

82nd Airborne brigade plays waiting game in Afghanistan

Sgt. Colton Hurley, an infantry team leader with the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team, leaves Combat Outpost Muqor on patrol June 27, 2012, in Ghazni Province, Afghanistan.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Gateway Pundit

Five Muslims Including Imam Blown Up at Bomb Factory in Holy Mosque

Five Muslims, including the local Mullah Sadiq , were killed at holy mosque while they were buidling IEDs.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Nerve News

Six Taliban insurgents killed in Afghanistan blast

Six Taliban insurgents were killed Saturday in a blast in Afghanistan's eastern province of Ghazni, police said.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Daily Star

Afghan deputy minister kidnapped: officials

Afghan voters line up to vote at a local polling station in Ghazni on April 5, 2014.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Miami Herald

Afghanistan: Ambush kills anti-Taliban militiamen

Jeffrey Soffer, left, and his sister Jackie Soffer, right. Jeffrey is chairman and CEO and Jackie, principal, of the family owned Turnberry Associates, which owns the Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Aventura Mall, and Turnberry Isle Miami.

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ABC News

Afghanistan: Ambush Kills Anti-Taliban Militiamen

An Afghan official says a Taliban ambush has killed three members of a local militia that rose up against insurgent control of the area.

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Nerve News

Nine killed in Afghanistan attacks

At least nine people were killed and three injured in separate attacks in Afghanistan, an official said Monday.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Times

Abdullah leads Ghani in first partial results of Afghan vote

The eventual winner will have to lead the fight against a resurgent Taliban as US-led combat troops prepare to leave at year-end, and strengthen an economy reliant on declining aid money.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Trend

Security forces kill 14 Taliban militants across Afghanistan

Over a dozen Taliban militants have been killed and nine others injured by Afghan national security forces during military operations across the country, Press TV reported.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Miami Herald

Suicide bomber kills Afghan tribal elder

A suicide bomber blew himself up in a market Friday in eastern Afghanistan, killing a pro-government tribal elder and wounding three civilians, authorities said.

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Stars and Stripes

Wounded veteran receives free home in North Carolina

A vehicle Hughes was riding in exploded in Ghazni, Afghanistan, on April 13, 2011.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

SFGate

Afghan official: Vote successful, not fraud free

TOPSHOTS Afghan shoppers look for brooms at a roadside shop in Herat on April 9, 2014.

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The Washington Post

U.S. leaves legacy of unexploded weapons in Afghanistan

Abdul Wakhil, aged 12, and his older brother Abdul Mateen sit in their house neat Bagram Airbase.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Weekday Magazine

News Analysis: What Lessons Have Been Learned From Afghanistan's Elections?

Afghan women queue outside a school to vote in presidential and local elections in the northwestern city of Herat on April 5. Female participation in the polls was far higher than expected.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Washington Post

Fear of violence shadows Afghanistan's provinces on election eve

As Afghans head out to vote for their next president Saturday, violence is expected to be intense and widespread.

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Asbury Park Press

Section of Toms River road dedicated to fallen soldier

A large American flag flapped in the wind, "Amazing Grace" played on bagpipes, and James Harvey fought back tears as he saluted a sign dedicated to his son, Sgt.

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Foreign Policy

Rock the Vote - An FP Slide Show

Amid heightened violence and political turmoil, Afghans are preparing for the country's April 5 presidential and local council elections.

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