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  1. Afghan Youth Debates: More Polling Stations Open in Paktia PollsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    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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  2. New principal values military experienceRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Star

    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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  3. America's Never-Used $2.89 Million Food Processing Facility in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | National Review Online

    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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  4. Unease in Congress, region over Obama Afghan planRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Newsday

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

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  5. Prompt Proofing Reviews A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled HosseiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Those who loved The Kite Runner, will be eager to read Hosseini's second novel. Set in Afghanistan, the title of the novel is taken from a poem about Kabul.

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  6. Congressional angst grows over Obama's Afghan planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Capitol Hill Blue

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

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  7. Brattleboro scientist returns from AfghanistanRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    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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  8. Congress uneasy over plans to leave AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Boston.com

    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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  9. Some in Congress now question Afghanistan drawdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Daily Herald

    President Barack Obama as he is briefed by Marine General Joseph Dunford, commander of the US-led International Security Assistance Force , right, after arriving at Bagram Air Field for an unannounced visit north of Kabul, Afghanistan.

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  10. Post attacks, Kabul off SpiceJet mapRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Times of India

    The Kabul airport faced a rocket attack on July 3 when a SpiceJet aircraft was taxiing to take off for Delhi and then the airport was again in the line of fire on July 17, 2014.

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  11. 'Military did not support fixing Afghan exit date'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Nation

    For news details visit : 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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  12. Kerry gets a diplomatic win in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Boston.com

    But Secretary of State John Kerry scored a big diplomatic victory last week: He persuaded both candidates in Afghanistan's presidential run-off to accept a UN-led audit of all 8 million ballots in the wake of allegations of massive fraud.

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  13. US, NATO step up to overcome Afghan electoral disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Stars and Stripes

    After months of sitting on the sideline, hoping to avoid the need for any intervention, American and international officials have become key players in trying to keep Afghanistan's election process on track.

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  14. John Kerry seeks end to polls crisis in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Big News Network.com

    KABUL, Afghanistan - The tense stalemate over the controversial Afghan presidential elections continued Friday with US Secretary of State John Kerry visiting Kabul in search of a solution to the crisis that has threatened to derail the war-torn country's first democratic handover of power.

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  15. An embrace and a handshake: how John Kerry brokered peace between Afghan rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | WHTC

    It was late on Saturday evening in a fourth-floor room of the U.S. ambassador's residence in Kabul that the election crisis in Afghanistan that had threatened to divide the nation was staved off.

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  16. MomentumIS Everybody Happy?Read the original story

    Dec 13, 2009 | American Reporter

    There's a reason why Afghanistan is known as the graveyard of empires. Afghans are not just tenacious fighters, they are equally tenacious when it comes to corruption and playing every possible angle for fun and profit.

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  17. How John Kerry saved the Afghan electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Christian Science Monitor

    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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  18. Afghan accord allows audit of votesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    After nearly 12 hours of often tense negotiations, Secretary of State John Kerry announced Saturday that Afghanistan would audit all 8 million votes cast in a runoff presidential election last month as part of a deal to end a tense power struggle between the top two candidates.

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  19. South and Central Asia: Remarks With Head of UN Assistance Mission to ...Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | State Department

    MODERATOR: Ladies and gents, thank you for coming tonight to this press conference.

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  20. Afghanistan presidential rivals and John Kerry agree to audit, unity governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | CBC News

    Two rival candidates in Afghanistan's presidential election have agreed to abide by the results of a UN-supervised recount of the entire poll to settle their dispute over the outcome, Kerry said after talks with both men.

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