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US Base Afghanistan

450 Bases and It's Not Over Yet

Nick Turse | Posted 04.14.2012 | Politics
Nick Turse

Whether the construction at Kandahar is designed to free up facilities elsewhere for CIA drone operations across the border in Pakistan or is related only to missions within Afghanistan, it strongly suggests a ramping up of unmanned operations.

Day Of Violence In Afghanistan

AP | MIRWAIS KHAN | Posted 12.27.2011 | World

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — Insurgents attacked a U.S.-run civilian and military base with rocket-propelled grenades and guns in a brazen early afte...

Suicide Bomber Attacks US Base In Afghanistan, 5 American Wounded

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL — A suicide bomber wearing an Afghan border policeman's uniform blew himself up Thursday at a U.S. base near the Pakistani frontier, wound...