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  1. Dangerous delusionsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Financial Times

    Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States, and an Epic History of Misunderstanding , by Husain Haqqani, PublicAffairs, RRPA 19.99/RRP$28.99, 432 page Pakistan as the source of Afghanistan's troubles, and as a breeding ground for international Islamist terror: these are not new realities, but it has taken more than a decade for the world ... (more)

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  2. The 50 coolest Kiwis everRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    From pop stars and artists to inventors and war heroes, these are the past and present New Zealanders who stood out from the crowd.

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  3. Detention of Taliban commander disrupts Afghan peace talksRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    A top Taliban commander in the midst of peace negotiations with the Afghan government has been detained in the United Arab Emirates, according to Afghan officials, which thwarts long-term reconciliation efforts between insurgents and President Hamid Karzai's government.

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  4. Attack on AP journalists in Afghanistan rekindles a daughtera s painRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Tracee Herbaugh, with her mother, Sharon Herbaugh, at Parkview Elementary School in Lamar, Colo., during a presentation Sharon gave on foreign correspondents in 1990.

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  5. Dangerous delusionsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Financial Times

    Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States, and an Epic History of Misunderstanding , by Husain Haqqani, PublicAffairs, RRPA 19.99/RRP$28.99, 432 page Pakistan as the source of Afghanistan's troubles, and as a breeding ground for international Islamist terror: these are not new realities, but it has taken more than a decade for the world ... (more)

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  6. Victims of torture unmaskedRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Leaks from a Senate Intelligence Committee report on the CIA torture program revealed that harsh interrogation tactics were much more widespread than previously claimed by the spy agency.

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  7. Here's How You Help the Poor Without Soaking the RichRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Time

    Afghan children Malik, 8, and Popal, 11, wait at a roadside with wild tulips for sale to potential customers driving through the Shamali plains, north of Kabul.

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  8. Afghan Youth Debates: Fraud Not Bad Enough to Undermine ElectionsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    Levels of fraud in the April 5 presidential and provincial council elections in Afghanistan were not so high as to invalidate the overall results, speakers at an event in the western province of Herat said.

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  9. U.A.E.-funded food programme in Afghanistan adds iodine to salt to reduce deathsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Emirates News Agency

    WAM KABUL, April 17th 2014 -- A large-scale Food Fortification Programme in Afghanistan, funded by the U.A.E.'s Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation and implemented by the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition , is providing iodine to 29 salt factories in Afghanistan in an effort to reduce deaths and disabilities associated with nutritional ... (more)

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  10. Afghan Youth Debates: Nangarhar Officials Coerced into Poll FraudRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    Some government officials in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar region who refused to commit fraud during the April 5 elections have been threatened with dismissal, writer and journalist Naqib Ahmad Atal says.

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  11. Afghan Youth Debate: No Election Can be 100 Per Cent CleanRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    Sher Ali Faizi, head of public awareness for the Independent Election Commission's Paktia branch, told an IWPR-organised debate on April 10 that the Afghan elections five days earlier had not been without some small problems.

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  12. Afghan Youth Debates: Civil Society Helps Paktia Poll SuccessRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    Civil society groups made an enormous contribution to the success of the Afghan elections, panelists told an IWPR-organised debate at Paktia university in the southeast of the country.

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  13. Afghan Youth Debate: Nangarhar Shapes its FutureRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    Despite fears of insurgent attacks, election day in Nangarhar passed off quietly, activists and young people said at an IWPR-run debate on April 13. Asef Shinwari, a writer and journalist, said people had been proud to vote in defiance of the threats of violence.

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  14. Taliban inmates break out of Afghan prisonRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... trial as an enthusiastic supporter of al-Qaida by a prosecutor and as a reasonable man who helped... KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - An official says three Taliban insurgents escaped from a prison in northern Afghanistan using weapons smuggled into the ...

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  15. Taliban negotiator's arrest vexes AfghansRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    KABUL, Afghanistan - A top Taliban commander in the midst of peace negotiations with the Afghan government has been detained in the United Arab Emirates, Afghan officials said Thursday.

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  16. Taliban attack prison in Afghanistan - Indiatalkies.comRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | India Talkies

    Kabul, April 18: Taliban militants attacked a prison with rockets in Afghanistan's northern Faryab province and set free four inmates, police said Friday.

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  17. Suite 4 Sends Video Team To AfghanistanRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Friday, the 18th. From there they will be hosted by husband and wife faculty members of Atarud School in Kabul, Afghanistan: Kristy Ann Rahimi (an American) and her husband Jan Rahimi (an Afghan). Atarud is an American English Language Academy based ...

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  18. India to pay Russia for arms, ammo it sells to AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Ahead of NATO troops downsizing their presence in Afghanistan, India has firmed up a far-reaching deal with Russia to supply arms to the troubled country under which New Delhi will pay for the military equipment that will be sourced from Moscow.

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  19. Woman rabbi serves as chaplain with 82nd Airborne in AfghanistanRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    "What's that on your uniform?" passers-by ask the chaplain for the Fort Bragg-based 330th Movement Control Battalion.

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  20. Afghan minister kidnapped in KabulRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. KABUL, Afghanistan - An Afghan minister was kidnapped by suspected Taliban militants in Kabul and taken to an unknown place Tuesday, officials said, ...

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