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New Hampshire Elects Afghan Refugee Who Fled Taliban To State House
Safiya Wazir learned English by reading the dictionary.
Utah Mayor Pleaded With 'United' Americans To Vote Before He Was Killed In Afghanistan
"I hope we all remember that we have far more as Americans that unites us than divides us," North Ogden Mayor Brent Taylor wrote.
Utah Mayor Killed In 'Insider Attack' While Deployed In Afghanistan: Reports
Brent Taylor, mayor of North Ogden, reportedly died on Saturday while serving with Utah's National Guard.
Huge Market Fire Destroys More Than 600 Businesses In Afghan Capital
By Amir Shah, AP
An apparent electrical fault started the blaze.
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Why American Leaders Insist On Fighting Losing Wars
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Hint: they’re winning in other ways.
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U.S. General Shot In Taliban Attack In Afghanistan, Pentagon Confirms
Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Smiley suffered a gunshot wound and two senior Afghan officials were killed.
He Risked His Life For Americans In Afghanistan. Trump Won't Let Him See His Family In Jersey.
The agonizing limbo of a refugee father waiting to rejoin his sick stepson.
U.S. Military Contractor In Afghanistan Fired For Wearing Neo-Nazi Flag
An employee of MAG Aerospace, an aviation consulting company hired by the military, was spotted in a video wearing a "Kekistan" flag patch.
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John McCain's Victims Are A Part Of His Story
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Don't let them be erased.
Afghan Forces Free 149 Hostages Abducted By The Taliban
By By Amir Shah, AP
The insurgents still hold 21 others following their ambush of a convoy of buses traveling in the Khan Abad district on Monday.
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Islamic State Fighters In Afghanistan Kill At Least 15 Taliban
The attack occurred during a prayer ceremony at the house of a Taliban commander in northern Afghanistan.
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After Trump's Tirades About NATO Spending, Attention Shifts To Afghanistan
By Robin Emmott, Reuters
The long conflict in Afghanistan is at the top of Thursday's agenda at the NATO summit in Brussels.
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Suicide Bomber Detonates Near Jalalabad Gas Station, Killing At Least 10
“Most of the victims were children, who were working in a car wash close to the suicide bombing site."
After Promises Of 'Transparency,' Pentagon Under Scrutiny For Troop Number Blackout
For years, the Pentagon provided quarterly reports on troop numbers overseas. But war zone figures are now conspicuously missing.
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Taliban Militants Ambush And Kill Dozens Of Afghan Soldiers
The three-day Taliban ceasefire ended on Sunday.
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Air Strike Kills Pakistani Taliban Leader Who Reportedly Ordered Attack On Malala
The Afghan Defense Ministry said Mullah Fazlullah was killed in a joint U.S.-Afghan operation near the Pakistani border.
'Afghanistan's Malala' Gets Standing Ovation As She Graduates With Honors
Breshna Musazai earned her diploma after surviving a Taliban attack.
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Afghanistan Announces Ceasefire With Taliban Insurgents Until June 20
The decision came after a meeting of Islamic clerics from across the country this week who declared a fatwa on Taliban attacks.
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Artillery Strike Kills More Than 50 Taliban Leaders In Afghanistan, U.S. Military Says
The Taliban dismissed the report as "propaganda" and said the attack had hit two civilian houses, killing five civilians and wounding three.
Man Records Islamophobic Road Rage Encounter
Ali Alghamdi was driving when he says a man pulled over and accused him of tailgating while shouting racial slurs and calling him a “terrorist.”
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Why Can't The World's Best Military Win Its Wars?
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Americans need to rethink war and look honestly at ourselves and our friends.
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Here's What You Missed While The Internet Was Obsessed With Michelle Wolf
Among other happenings, the first fast-food union formed and a U.S. service member died in Afghanistan.
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A News Photographer Was Killed In Afghanistan. Here Are Some Of His Best Photos.
Agence France Presse's Shah Marai was among nine journalists killed in a bombing as they covered an earlier explosion.
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Afghanistan Bombings Result in Country's Deadliest Day For Journalists
Ten journalists were killed in a series of attacks on Monday.
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String Of Attacks In Afghanistan Leave Dozens Dead, Including 11 Children
By James Mackenzie and Rupam Jain, Reuters
Eight journalists lost their lives covering the blasts after a suicide bomber attacked them.
Veteran Receives First Penis And Scrotum Transplant
25 Johns Hopkins surgeons and staff worked for 14 hours to transplant a penis and scrotum to an Afghanistan war veteran maimed by an I.E.D.
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