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19 hrs ago | 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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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Patch.com

Toms River to Honor Local Soldier Who Died in Afghanistan

A U.S. Army soldier from Toms River who died in Afghanistan in 2011 will be honored by the township on Friday.

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Newsday

The contenders in the Afghan presidential race

As Afghanistan heads towards presidential elections in which current leader Hamid Karzai cannot stand, the BBC profiles the key contenders.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Afghanistan: Election Interest Surges in Taleban-Free District

In one district of Afghanistan where a popular public uprising succeeded in ejecting the Taleban, people have thrown themselves wholeheartedly into preparations for the upcoming elections.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Free Republic

Taliban Suicide Bomber Turns on His Own Commanders, Kills 15

At least 15 senior Taliban commanders were killed on Tuesday in Ghazni province by a suicide bomber reportedly attempting to keep them from carrying out plans to disrupt Saturday's elections, according to Afghan officials.

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India Talkies

23 Afghan militants killed as suicide vests explode - Indiatalkies.com

Kabul, April 1: At least 23 militants were killed and nine others injured Tuesday in two separate incidents in Afghanistan - both involving accidental explosions of suicide vests, police said.

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