Ghazni, Afghanistan Newswire

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  1. 41 Taliban killed in Afghan operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Kabul: At least 41 Taliban militants including their local commanders were killed yesterday following joint military operations by Afghan national security forces.

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  2. At least 41 Taliban militants killed in Afghan operatio...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    KABUL: At least 41 Taliban militants including their local commanders were killed Monday following joint military operations by Afghan national security forces.

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  3. UH to wear helmet decals to honor Robert Newhouse and Sam HairstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Houston Chronicle

    ... 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, was killed in Ghazni, Afghanistan on Aug. 12 when his unit took small-arms fire from the enemy. He was 35. A linebacker and defensive lineman with the Cougars from ...

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  4. Sister of 'Lady al Qaeda' sends message to militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | CNN

    The sister of a Pakistani prisoner described as the "poster girl" for Islamic jihad has urged ISIS hostage-takers to let their captives go.

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  5. Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis 1-year anniversary of hero's death in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | SILive.com

    The one-year anniversary marking the heroic death of Staten Island native Staff Sgt.

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  6. Choctaw grad's unit pays respects in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Days before Sgt. 1st Class Samuel C. Hairston was laid to rest at Beal Memorial Cemetery, his fellow soldiers at Forward Operating Base Ghazni held a memorial.

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  7. ISIS offered to swap US journalist for Aafia SiddiquiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | The Nation

    ... Dr Sidiqqui, 42, who was educated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, was arrested in Ghazni, Afghanistan in 2008. She was subsequently sentenced to 86 years in prison after being convicted of attempting to kill US military personnel, ...

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  8. Buffalo Sailors Donate Blood to Armed Services Blood ProgramRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | PressReleasePoint

    The crew of Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Buffalo , their family and friends came out in numbers to support the Armed Services Blood Program , Aug. 20, at a blood drive held adjacent to the submarine piers aboard Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

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  9. James Foley beheaded journalist Jihadi John terror threat ebola virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Daily Star

    ... IS is hellbent on launching a "terror spectacular". The super-intelligent neuroscientist was arrested in Ghazni, Afghanistan in 2008 and found to have documents on chemical weapons, dirty bombs and viruses indicating she was planning a deadly ...

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  10. US posts rewards for 5 Haqqani Network leadersRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Long War Journal

    Pictured, from left to right: Aziz Haqqani, Khalil al-Rahman Haqqani, Yahya Haqqani, and Sirajuddin Haqqani.

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  11. Afghan melon dealersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Peninsula

    Afghan men unload melons from a truck in Ghazni yesterday. Countries with troops in Afghanistan have pledged roughly $1bn to help bankroll Afghan security forces once most Nato troops withdraw by this year-end.

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  12. 14 killed in Afghanistan violenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Newkerala.com

    Ten militants and a policeman were killed while a district police chief was wounded Wednesday morning in a clash in eastern Ghazni province, Xinhua quoted an army spokesperson as saying.

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  13. Commander of deactivated 3rd Brigade Combat Team recounts unit's final deploymentRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Stars and Stripes

    It remains a long road to stability for the people of Afghanistan, but the commander of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team said the country's improving security forces could give its people a chance to determine their future.

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  14. 12:46 Afghanistan's missing political willRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | AkiPress

    Moh. Sayed Madadi, a Kabul-based Afghan civil activist working on democratic governance and human rights, has shared his article on Afghanistan's political will with the Foreign Policy .

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  15. Afghanistan's Missing Political WillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Foreign Policy

    In May 2014, as the three-person team I was on went to deliver emergency aid packages to the victims of flooding in northern Afghanistan, the police commander who escorted us told stories of his career in the armed forces that kept my mind busy for the rest of the trip.

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  16. 45 pct of Afghan election votes re-countedRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Xinhuanet

    Spokesman for Afghan election commission Noor Mohammad Noor said Sunday that 45 percent of the votes cast in the second round of the presidential election held on June 14, had been completed.

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  17. 11 de-miners abducted in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Newkerala.com

    "A group of de-miners was on its way from Kandahar to Kabul city when armed militants stopped their bus on a highway in Ghazni province and took them to an unknown location Saturday night," the official told Xinhua.

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  18. Five Red Cross aid workers seized in western AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Canberra Times

    Private First Class Bowe Bergdahl was captured by the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2009 and released earlier this year.

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  19. Taliban hang five in Helmand province as fighting ragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | The Peninsula

    LASHKAR GAH: The Taliban executed five people in a busy opium market in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province and left their bodies hanging overnight after accusing them of kidnapping a businessman, officials said.

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  20. ICRC Says Five Aid Workers Seized In Western AfghanistanRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The International Committee of the Red Cross said on Saturday that five of its Afghan staff were kidnapped by a local armed group two days ago in the western province of Herat.

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