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The Scoundrel Who Defines Afghanistan

He fought with the Soviets, then led the cavalry and B-52 bombers to rout the Taliban.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Travel, Afghanistan Travel, Asia Travel, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel, Turkmenistan, Prison

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Allowing Afghanistan's future to be hijacked

Nearly five years after the 2001 US-led invasion of Afghanistan , I was having dinner in Kabul with friends, including my wife and son visiting from Europe.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Kos

Stuff Said About the Afghan Election Audit

The internationally supervised, slow-moving audit of 8.1 million Afghan votes from last month's disputed presidential runoff resumed Sunday, a day after differences between the rival candidates over ballot scrutiny led to its temporary suspension.

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

Deadline

AMC Gives Pilot Order To Geopolitical Drama Set In Afghanistan From Chris Mundy & Tom Freston

AMC continues to explore new places and genres with a pilot order to White City , geopolitical drama focused on Western diplomats and journalists living in Afghanistan.

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New York Daily News

Taliban shoots Shiite passengers on minibuses in western Afghanistan: officials

An Afghan official says Taliban insurgents halted minibuses in western Afghanistan, identified 14 Shiite passengers and shot them dead by the side of the road.

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EurasiaNet

Uzbekistan: Glitz & Kitsch Turn Off Tourists in Bukhara

After nightfall in Bukhara, floodlights illuminate the madrassas, mosques, and century-old buildings surrounding the Lyabi Khauz water reservoir, bathing the structures in neon colors of green, yellow, blue and red.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

TIME.com

Quadruple Threat: Soldier, Sailor, Airman and Marine, All Rolled into One

Despite the Pentagon's nonstop jawboning about joint operations-where the military's four sister services cooperate to prevail on the battlefield-those with time in uniform will tell you that each service is like a foreign land to the other three.

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Related Topix: Travel, Afghanistan Travel, Asia Travel, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel, World News, Afghanistan, US Military, US Navy, US Army, Fort Bliss, US Air Force

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Afghan Youth Debates: More Polling Stations Open in Paktia Polls

Officials in Afghanistan's southeastern Paktia province say the second round of the presidential election was a significant improvement on the first.

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Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Afghan Youth Debates: No State Interference in June Run-Off

Despite predictions that the Afghan authorities would interfere in the second round of the presidential ballot, electoral officials and security commanders in the east of the country insist there were no real problems there.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Aiken Standard

New principal values military experience

Phyllis Gamble brings an entirely different path to her new appointment as the North Augusta Middle School principal - seven years with the Army on active duty, and in 2005, nine months in Afghanistan with the Army Reserves.

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Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Education Etc., US Military, Fort Bragg, US Army, Travel, Afghanistan Travel, Asia Travel, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel

AccuWeather.com

PHOTOS: Five of the World's Lakes at Risk of Drying Up Completely

Taken on Sept. 26, 2013, Lake Waiau is barely visible as the water levels hover at 15 meters wide.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Travel, Asia Travel, Santa Barbara County, CA

National Review Online

America's Never-Used $2.89 Million Food Processing Facility in Afghanistan

The Pentagon spent $2.89 million to build a food processing facility in Helmand Province in Afghanistan, a project of the Department of Defense's Task Force for Business and Stability Operations.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

People's Daily Online

Picturesque Qingcheng Mountain

Qingcheng Mountain is a famous Taoist mountain, and is one of the places where Taoism was originated.

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Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria's Veliko Tarnovo to Apply for UNESCO World Heritage

The town of Veliko Tarnovo is to apply for the inclusion of its natural and historic landmarks into the UNESCO World Heritage list.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Boston.com

Congress uneasy over plans to leave Afghanistan

Afghanistan's disputed election and Iraq's unraveling are giving members of Congress and US allies in the region reason to think President Obama should reconsider his decision to withdraw virtually all Americans troops from Afghanistan by the close of 2016.

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The Brattleboro Reformer

Brattleboro scientist returns from Afghanistan

Like soldiers based in Afghanistan, Drew Adam at times had to wear protective gear, ride in heavily armored vehicles and take shelter when rockets were fired in the direction of his base.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Travel, Afghanistan Travel, Asia Travel, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel, Brattleboro, VT, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Nation

'Military did not support fixing Afghan exit date'

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/international/19-Jul-2014/military-did-not-support-fixing-afghan-exit-date For news details Read on : 'Military did not support fixing Afghan exit date' WASHINGTON : US military officials would have preferred the United States not announce a date for ending its troop presence in Afghanistan, as the ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, us Travel, Travel, Afghanistan Travel, Asia Travel, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan Travel, US News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Thu Jul 17, 2014

EurasiaNet

German Military Helicopter Emergency Lands, Starts Fire In Uzbekistan

A helicopter from the German airbase in southern Uzbekistan had to make an emergency landing, accidentally setting a wheat field on fire, the German embassy in Tashkent told The Bug Pit.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Inter Press Service

Uzbek Minorities Taking Advantage of New Russian Citizenship Rules

A baker stencils patterns into dough to make non, a traditional Central Asian round flatbread, in Bukhara in July 2013.

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Related Topix: New-Russia, NY, Tajikistan Travel, Asia Travel, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan Travel, Travel, World News, Uzbekistan, Asia, Russia Travel, Europe Travel, Moscow, Russia Travel, Vladimir Putin

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

How John Kerry saved the Afghan election

Ahmad Yousuf Nouristani, chairman of Afghanistan's Independent Election Commission speaks during a joint press conference as Jan Kubis, United Nation representative for Afghanistan, and Abdul Satar Saadat, chief of Afghanistan's Electoral Complaints Commission, listen at the IEC office in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday.

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

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