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  1. Sen. McCaskill investigates troubled power plant in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | McClatchy

    August 5, 2009: President Hamid Karzai opened the first 35MW block of a 100 MW diesel power plant in Kabul, significantly expanding power to the capital and surrounding area.


  2. Poor Afghans choose between sickness or debtRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 |

    While most now have access to basic public health care, the quality is so low that many patients seek out private services at a higher cost than they can afford - driving some of them further into poverty.


  3. Collected Department Releases: On Retirement of Special...Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | State Department

    I was just weeks into my time as Secretary when Bill Burns, Tom Donilon, and I sat down with the President to think about the right person to lead this effort during what we knew would be a year of big decisions for Afghanistan and Pakistan.


  4. Beyond the Afghan Elections: The Immediate ChallengesRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    The Hon. Zalmay M. Khalilzad Former US ambassador to the UN, Iraq, and Afghanistan; and President and CEO Gryphon Partners Mr. David S. Sedney Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Central Asia Mr. Shuja Nawaz Director, South Asia Center Atlantic Council As the Afghan people and the international community ... (more)


  5. Afghanistan power plant built by a Kansas firm is under fireRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Garden City Telegram

    A major U.S.-funded power plant built in Afghanistan by Kansas-based contractor Black & Veatch is barely being used and is not properly maintained by poorly trained Afghan staff, according to a recent audit.


  6. Afghan Youth Debates: Second-Round Turnout Lower in KunduzRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    Kunduz province in northern Afghanistan experienced a substantial drop in turnout during the second round of the country's presidential poll, an IWPR debate has heard.


  7. How Facebook is seen as a threat to Afghan unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    But as a bitter electoral dispute takes hold of Kabul, both Afghan and foreign officials worry that social media is now worsening Afghanistan's ethnic and political fault lines.


  8. Afghanistan looks to censor Facebook during tense election falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | The Age

    Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah last week led thousands of demonstrators through Kabul, upping the stakes in his protest against alleged election fraud that has triggered a political crisis.


  9. 3D Global Solutions Inc v. MVM IncRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | FindLaw

    Before GARLAND, Chief Judge, WILKINS, Circuit Judge, and SENTELLE, Senior Circuit Judge.


  10. China remains reliable friend of Afghanistan: Chinese diplomatRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    The charge d'affaires of Chinese Embassy in Afghanistan, Chen Shijie, Monday said that China would remain a trustable and reliable friend of Afghanistan.


  11. Why are 6,000 reporters keeping a U.S. nonsecret?Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | The Japan Times

    I know a "secret." I know the identity of the man who was CIA chief of station in Kabul until one month ago.


  12. End postcode lottery for ex-service personnel says AMRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | South Wales Argus

    A WELSH AM is calling for an end to the "postcode lottery" for after care services offered to ex-service personal suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder in Wales.


  13. Fake military man in love scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | Southland Times

    An internet love scam targeting lonely women has hijacked the identity of a former top New Zealand military official - again.


  14. Dummerston soldier returns from AfghanistanRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    For a soldier just home from a year in a war zone, even a trip to the grocery store is special.


  15. Hudson Montessori sends reinforcements of love to troopsRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Hudson Hub-Times

    Think of a surgical staff working to save lives in a combat zone with only a sand-covered tent as an operating theater.


  16. sverine_autesserreRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Her new book, " Peaceland: Conflict Resolution and the Everyday Politics of International Intervention ," is the first feature in our African Politics Summer Reading Spectacular.


  17. Pentagon Picks New Afghan War Commander, Army Gen. John CampbellRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Free Republic

    U.S. Army Gen. John Campbell assumes duties as the 34th Army Vice Chief of Staff during a ceremony at the Pentagon Auditorium Mar. 8, 2013.


  18. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead 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.


  19. Book Talk: Making Soapies in KabulRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Reuters

    SYDNEY heat. I coaxed, I wheedled, I joked, I jabbed ... and finally, I yelled! My crew stood waist deep in streams to get the best angles, trudged up mountains at 4 a.m. to film sunrise.


  20. The Mouse that roaredRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Blackfive

    This is a guest post from a Marine who has been deeply involved in our many fronts against radical Islam and all the other folks who make our planet dangerous.