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  1. Tajikistan Watches As Fighting Flares In Northern AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | EurasiaNet

    While heavy fighting has broken out in northern Afghanistan, near the border of Tajikistan, officials in Dushanbe say they have the situation under control. Last week, the Taliban formally announced the beginning of their spring offensive.

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  2. Dan Harris' Best-Selling New Book on Mindfulness is Focus of New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | PRWeb

    Today many people are finding themselves on stress overload with too many things to do, too many commitments, not enough time, and a nagging "voice in the head" that is not only distracting, but anxiety and even panic-inducing. Well that's exactly what happened to news anchorman, Dan Harris when he had a panic attack live in front of millions of viewers on the popular news show, Good Morning America.

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  3. Iran, Afghanistan interests intertwinedRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Xinhuanet

    The interests and the fate of Iran and Afghanistan are intertwined in the key areas, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said here on Sunday in a meeting with the visiting Afghani President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadza. "Iran considers the progress and security of Afghanistan as its own advancement and safety," Khamenei said, adding that the United States and some other countries are not pleased with the cooperation and intimate relations between the two neighbors.

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  4. Iran, Afghanistan join hands to fight drug trafficking, terrorismRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Xinhuanet

    Iran and Afghanistan agreed to cooperate against illicit drugs trafficking and the perils of terrorism in the region, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday in joint press conference with his visiting Afghani counterpart Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai. "Concerning the issue of narcotics, which is a menace beleaguering the region, including Iran and Afghanistan, we agreed to have intelligence and security cooperation to counter drug trafficking rings," Rouhani was quoted as saying by Press TV.

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  5. Afghan president in Iran for talks to boost mutual tiesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Xinhuanet

    The President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai arrived in Tehran on Sunday for talks to boost mutual ties and discuss issues of mutual interest with senior Iran ian officials, local media said. He is accompanied by Afghan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani, Finance Minister Eklil Ahmad Hakimi, Mines and Petroleum Minister Daud Saba, and Minister of Refugees and Repatriation Sayed Hussain Alemi Balkhi.

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  6. ISLAMABAD: Afghan leader seeks Pakistan's help for talks with TalibanRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Asia News Network

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has sought Pakistan's help in bringing the Taliban to the negotiating table for the peaceful settlement of over a decade old conflict in Afghanistan for the sake of peace and security in the region. President Ghani was talking to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak during a one-to-one meeting at the Presidential Palace.

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  7. Afghan warlord warns of Islamic State riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Ismail Khan, long dominant figure in Afghanistan's western province of Herat, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Herat city, west of capital Kabul. Afghanistan could face a war with the Islamic State group if the government does not resolve internal differences and improve the security situation, one of the country's most powerful warlords warned in an interview with the AP.

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    Tuesday Apr 14 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Afghanistan coul... . In this Sunday, April 12, 2015 photo, An Afghan National Army soldier searches a civilian on a road in Herat city, west of capital Kabul.

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  9. Postcard from... Mazar E-SharifRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A massive portrait of a middle-aged man towers over the Ferris wheel and giant mushrooms at an amusement park here in Afghanistan.

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  10. What We are Leaving in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Daily Kos

    Sudarsan Raghavan, at Washington Post , has an article about the strongmen in Afghanistan. The article focuses on Atta Mohammad Noor, governor of Balkh.

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  11. Who will rule in Afghanistan, the strongmen protecting from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Canada.com

    Highlights from Sakura Days Japan Fair Sat. April 11, 2015 at VanDusen Botanical Garden with musical performance by Koji Yamaguchi & Yoshihiko Fueki, Tsugaru Shamisen & Taiko from Japan.

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  12. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Lucianne.com

    E SHARIF, Afghanistan - A massive portrait of a middle-aged man towers over the Ferris wheel and giant mushrooms at an amusement park here. At night, the image is bathed in an ethereal light, visible from a quarter-mile away.

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  13. Afghanistan's defining fight:Technocrats vs. strongmenRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Lucianne.com

    E SHARIF, Afghanistan - A massive portrait of a middle-aged man towers over the Ferris wheel and giant mushrooms at an amusement park here. At night, the image is bathed in an ethereal light, visible from a quarter-mile away.

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  14. Afghanistan's defining fight: Technocrats vs. strongmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | The Washington Post

    A massive portrait of a middle-aged man towers over the Ferris wheel and giant mushrooms at an amusement park here. At night, the image is bathed in an ethereal light, visible from a quarter-mile away.

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  15. Hazaras rally against kidnappings and killingsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | Green Left Weekly

    On April 11, around 150 people rallied in Melbourne against the kidnapping of 31 Hazara people in Afghanistan. This action was part of Australia-wide rallies.

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  16. Gunmen storm attorney general's office in northern Afghanistan, killing 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    Gunmen stormed a provincial attorney general's office in northern Afghanistan on Thursday, killing at least 10 people, police said. The four armed assailants who launched the attack on the attorney general's office in Mazar-e Sharif were also killed.

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  17. At least ten killed as Taliban insurgents mount siege on Afghan court complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | ABC News

    At least 10 people have been killed after Taliban insurgents wearing military uniforms mounted a six-hour siege on a court complex in northern Afghanistan. The attack in the usually quiet city of Mazar-i-Sharif happened just before the start of the Taliban's traditional spring offensive, set to be the first fighting season when Afghan security forces battle insurgents without full NATO support.

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  18. Gunmen storm court complex in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The China Post

    SHARIF, Afghanistan--Gunmen dressed in military uniforms stormed a court complex in the northern Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif on Thursday, officials said, adding that the assailants were still inside the building. Loud explosions and gunfire rang out as Afghan security forces retaliated against the assault that comes just before the start of the Taliban's traditional spring offensive.

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  19. .com | Taliban attack in northern Afghanistan kills 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | News24

    Taliban militants stormed an Afghan government compound in a northern city on Thursday, killing 10 people, including four prosecutors, and wounding dozens, police said. The attack took place in Mazar-i-Sharif, the provincial capital of Balkh province.

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  20. Afghan forces end Taliban siege, death toll reaches 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Bangkok Post

    Afghan security forces on Thursday brought an end to a six-hour gun and grenade siege by Taliban insurgents on a court complex in northern Afghanistan, with the death toll rising to 10. Afghan security forces arrive at the site of an attack by gunmen at a court complex in Mazar-i-sharif on April 9, 2015 "Five security personnel and five civilians were killed and 66 others were wounded," said Abdul Raziq Qaderi, the acting provincial police chief of Balkh province. Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy.

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