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1 min ago | Ms. Magazine
Charles Randolph Wright's powerful Love In Afghanistan examines many of the complicated issues facing young Afghan women.
Should smoking in public places be banned?
Should America ever negotiate with terrorists?
4 hrs ago | Voice of America
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12 hrs ago | Canberra Times
When Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced a formal end to the ADF's commitment in Afghanistan during a whistle-stop trip to Tarin Kowt on October 28, 2013, he observed that ''Australia's longest war is ending, not with victory, not with defeat, but with, we hope, an Afghanistan that is better for our presence here''.
Chris Montes and his fellow volunteer rescuers first saw what looked to be children's footprints in the snow.
KABUL: A suicide bomber attacked a convoy of foreign troops near the international airport in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday, a military official said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties.
The Afghan Interior Ministry says a car bomb has exploded near a gate used by NATO troops in the northern section of the Kabul airport.
In total, 2,144 U.S. military personnel have given their lives fighting in and around Afghanistan as part of Operation Enduring Freedom.
The war-torn country is thought to be rich in rare minerals which could be valuable to the world's electronics industries.
Russian envoys from the Central Asian states and Afghanistan are meeting in the Uzbek capital to discuss the situation in the region as foreign forces in Afghanistan prepare to withdraw the bulk of their troops.
G222 transport planes are parked next to the runway at Kabul International Airport in Afghanistan.
Much has been said about the United States' "zero option" when it comes to its future presence in Afghanistan.
One week before his wedding, on a day when his fiancee picked out a gold-plated necklace, when his father borrowed silverware for hundreds of guests, when his mother waited for her son to return from the front lines, Sgt.
Hebrew U President Ben Sasson: Science is an international language that can serve as a bridge between peoples and nations.
The American government has already spent about $107 million - double the initial estimate - on the five-story Defense Ministry headquarters, which will include state-of-the-art bunkers and the second-largest auditorium in Kabul.
MOST of us will never know the horrors of war: we leave the front-line butchery and barbarism to others, content to judge the effectiveness of military strategy from our armchairs and calmly pontificate on the relative morality of battles lost and won.
After three tours of duty in Afghanistan, former US special operations soldier Matthew Griffin now wants to help the country by opening a factory there instead of going on combat missions.