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Several UN Personnel Killed In Attack On Popular Restaurant in Afghan Capital

AP | Posted 03.19.2014 | World

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says three United Nations personnel have been killed in the "horrific attack" on a Kabul restaur...

Militants Attack Near UN Offices, Kill At Least Five

AP | MIRWAIS KHAN | Posted 12.31.2011 | World

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — Insurgents driving a suicide truck bomb and attacking on foot killed five people, including three United Nations employe...

Torture Allegations Move NATO To Suspend Prisoner Transfers In Afghanistan

AP | PATRICK QUINN | Posted 11.07.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — A NATO decision to stop transferring detainees to some Afghan-run detention centers is unjustified and damages the handover...

Forget Kabul, Look To Baku: The Search For Muslim Moderates

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 06.04.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

It's time we start paying more attention to our real friends in the Muslim world in places like Baku, where people admire America.

U.S. Critic Of Karzai, Peter Galbraith, Is Fired From U.N. Mission

nytimes.com | NEIL MacFARQUHAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

UNITED NATIONS �" Peter W. Galbraith, the deputy United Nations special representative for Afghanistan and the highest American official for the wor...