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Local news for Helmand, Afghanistan continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Monday Jul 28 | The Washington Post

This is what Eid is like in one of Afghanistana s most dangerous provinces

A baby - naked, with red-hennaed feet and round eyes lined with kohl - screamed in anguish as emergency doctors in this area's hospital for war victims stitched up a finger-size gash on the side of her tiny head.


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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Marine Corps Times

Helmand police chief mentored by Marines is dismissed after Taliban violence

British Ambassador to Afghanistan, Sir Richard Stagg, meets the police chief of southern Helmand province, Maj.


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Tue Jul 22, 2014

West Hawaii Today

At least 73 killed in Afghan violence

At least 60 militants, 12 members of the Afghan security forces and one civilian were killed in separate attacks across Afghanistan, officials said Monday.


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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Weekday Magazine

Violence Kills At Least 60 Across Afghanistan

Afghan security officials inspect the site of a suicide bomb blast that targeted a security convoy in Lashkar Gah, in Helmand Province, on July 21. Most of the casualties were reported from the northern Faryab Province, where a gunbattle between government forces and the Taliban has been going on since July 18. Ahmad Javid Bedar, a provincial ... (more)


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The Washington Post

Afghan official: Suicide bombing kills 2 in south

An Afghan official says a suicide bomber has targeted a police convoy in the southern province of Helmand, killing two people, a policeman and a civilian.


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Nerve News

Two killed in Afghanistan car bomb attack

At least two people were killed and nine injured Monday in a suicide car bombing in Afghanistan's Helmand province.


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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The First Post

Virtual doctors: easier to talk to than the real thing

After writing about Google Cardboard and its predecessor - a device made by the University of Southern California's Institute of Creative Technologies - last week, I realised I had a layover of several hours in Los Angeles.


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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Swindon Advertiser

the Big Interview: Taking nursing to a different level

CHERYL Kelser, 51, is a Great Western Hospital intensive care nurse and an RAF reservist corporal who has served two tours in Afghanistan with 4626 Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron.


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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Barking Moonbat Early Warning System

not a Very Brave New World

Don't think you'll see things like this in USA papers. Or maybe you already have.


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