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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. ...

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...

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 ...

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...