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  1. A Peep into Afghanistan's History- Once a Hindu KingdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | CNN

    It is commonly known that while the British, the Russians- both the Tsar and present communist regimes-, and the US met their Waterloo in Afghanistan, it was destined that the the King of Punjab in India could win and establish his rule there. May be it was a throw back to history, since Afghanistan has traditionally been a Hindu Kingdom.The year 980 C.E. marks the beginning of the Muslim invasion into India proper when Sabuktagin attacked Raja Jaya Pal in Afghanistan. 2 comments

  2. Obama widens post-2014 combat role for forces in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2013 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    President Barack Obama has approved plans to give U.S. military commanders a wider role to fight the Taliban alongside Afghan forces after the current mission ends next month, a senior administration official said. The decision made in recent weeks extends previous plans by authorizing U.S. troops to carry out combat operations against the Taliban to protect Americans and support Afghanistan's security forces as part of the new ISAF Resolute Support mission next year.

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  3. Obama widens post-2014 combat role for U.S. forces in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | AlertNet

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  4. Three Afghan policemen killed in Taliban attack : November 23, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Daily Times

    Three Afghan policemen were killed in a Taliban attack in eastern Ghazni province on Saturday night, local officials said on Sunday. One other policeman was also injured in the attack.

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  5. The TalibRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Foreign Policy

    America's prolonged war in Afghanistan has brought many achievements and opportunities to the country's ordinary citizens. Millions of children have found their ways into schools, women have been given opportunities to work outside of their homes, the economy has grown rapidly, the country has a relatively reliable security force, and there is a new constitution in place, accrediting the widest range of democratic and civic values in the region.

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  6. 36 Taliban rebels killed in Afghan clearing operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Peninsula

    KABUL: At least 36 Taliban militants were killed and 20 others were injured following counter-terrorism operations in the past 24 hours. The Afghan Ministry of Interior said in a statement "In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint operations with Afghan National Army and NDS to clean some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan."

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  7. 20 Taliban rebels killed in Afghan clearing operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Peninsula

    KABUL: At least 20 Taliban militants were killed and 22 others were injured during military operations by Afghan national security forces in the past 24 hours. The operations were jointly conducted by Afghan national police, Afghan national army and Afghan intelligence National Directorate of Security operatives, according to the Afghan .

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  8. Afghan clashes kill 18, wound 38 in 2 daysRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | Xinhuanet

    In the latest violent incident which happened in the shape of suicide car bomb on Sunday in Kabul, three people including the bomber were killed and 22 others, all civilians were injured, Interior Ministry Spokesman Sediq Sediqi confirmed in his twitter. However, Kabul police chasing militants to check terror, raided a locality and captured a three-member terrorist group in Kabul on Saturday, Ministry of Interior said in a statement released here on Sunday.

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  9. ISIS Flags Raised Near Pakistani CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Breitbart.com

    Four Islamic State flags have been confiscated after being raised near the Pakistan Ordnance Factory in the city of Taxila. The flags followed reports that an ISIS spokesman "visited banned militant outfit Jundullah," an offshoot of the Pakistan Taliban .

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  10. Federal govt loses Afghan truckie caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | NEWS.com.au

    SHE is no stranger to controversy and now Jacqui Lambie has been accused of altering a renowned cartoonist's work. But it's her reaction that has raised eyebrows.

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  11. Photographing Afghanistan with an iPhoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | CBS News

    Andrew Craft is a photographer based in North Carolina, where he is a staff photographer at the Fayetteville Observer . In April and May of this year he visited Afghanistan to photograph the drawdown of American troops military presence.

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  12. Soldier Brian Arsenault honored at harvest celebrationRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    A harvest celebration was held at Davidian Bros. Farm Oct. 26 in honor of Army Specialist Brian K. Arsenault, a soldier from Northborough who was killed in action in Ghazni, Afghanistan, Sept.

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  13. Afghan police sell arms to Taliban 'to feed families' as wages go unpaid for months - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Russia Taday

    The Afghan police service has been forced to sell its arms to the Taliban, as officers have not received wages for months. Some have even joined the insurgents, local Khaama Press newspaper reported.

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  14. 17 militants killed in Afghan operationRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 2 | Newkerala.com

    At least 17 Taliban militants were killed in fresh military operations across Afghanistan, the country's interior ministry said Sunday. The Afghan National Security Forces carried out operations in Nangarhar, Kandahar, Laghman, Badakhshan, Zabul, Uruzgan, Ghazni and Farah provinces Saturday night, Xinhua reported citing a statement issued by the ministry.

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  15. Afghan forces kill 17 militants, working for release of 17 policeRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 2 | Xinhuanet

    Units of Afghan security forces have killed 17 Taliban militants during series of operations across the strife-torn country over the past 24 hours, the government said on Sunday when efforts are under for the release of 17 police reportedly captured by Taliban militants. "Afghan National Security Forces carried out operations to clean some areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.

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  16. 17 militants killed in Afghan clearing operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | The Peninsula

    KABUL: At least 17 Taliban militants were killed and 62 Improvised Explosive Devices were confiscated during clearing operations by Afghan national security forces. The Afghan Ministry of Interior said at least 22 Taliban militants were also injured during the operations conducted by Afghan National Police , Afghan National Army and Afghan Intelligence National Directorate of Security forces.

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  17. Staff sgt. is reunited with the helmet that saved his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | MilitaryCity.com

    Staff Sgt. Ryan Frye, during an Oct. 30 ceremony at Camp Hovey, South Korea, received the helmet that successfully deflected an enemy round in 2012.

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  18. India and the future of AfghanistanRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Daily Times

    The story of a new revolution began as the Taliban and Islamic State of Iraq and Syria continue to establish their military networks in districts and provinces the US and UK have withdrawn their forces from. The Taliban continue to advance in Helmand, Kandahar, Kunar, Nooristan, Badakhshan, Kundoz and Ghazni provinces with the support of the local population alienated by the Afghan police and national army.

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  19. White Shark Named After Fallen Soldier Brian ArsenaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... us. On September 4, 2014 Specialist Brian Arsenault from Northborough, MA paid that ultimate price in Ghazni, Afghanistan. Brian was a grenadier in the 1st Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne ...

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  20. Govt outlines plan for second asylum seeker to be returned to AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | ABC News

    MARK COLVIN: Refugee groups are pleading with the Federal Government to halt the planned deportation of an Afghan man whose claim for asylum failed and who is due to be sent to Kabul tomorrow. Along with the Government's letter to the failed asylum seeker outlining plans for his deportation came a bill for his removal of more than $25,000.

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