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NATO Helicopter Mistakenly Kills 5 Afghan Troops

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 10.01.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — A NATO helicopter called in to support Afghan police at a highway checkpoint opened fire and mistakenly killed five Afghan ...

Taliban Executes New Tactic

AP | By PATRICK QUINN and RAHIM FAIEZ | Posted 07.29.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan -- A car with the license plate of a high-ranking Afghan general approached the gates of the Defense Ministry in Kabul last month. ...

Taliban's Tank-Killing Bombs Came From US, Not Iran

IPS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Gareth Porter I IPS WASHINGTON, Sep 3 (IPS) - In support of the official U.S. assertion that Iran is arming its sworn enemy, the Taliban, the head ...

NATO Airstrike In Afghanistan Kills Up To 90

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan — A U.S. jet dropped 500-pound bombs on two tanker trucks hijacked by the Taliban before dawn Friday, triggering a huge expl...

How Deeply is the U.S. involved in the Afghan Drug Trade?

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Margolis

Special for the Huffington Post By Eric Margolis October 15, 2008 Afghanistan is in a `downward spiral,' the Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of S...

NATO, Afghan Troops Move In Against Taliban In Kandahar

AP | NOOR KHAN and JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ARGHANDAB, Afghanistan — Backed by helicopters firing missiles, hundreds of NATO and Afghan forces hunted Taliban militants in villages outside ...

NATO Ammunition Drop Lands In Taliban Hands

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NATO has admitted that a helicopter mistakenly dropped military supplies in the wrong place in southern Afghanistan and that they had subsequently dis...