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News Afghanistan » Events: Directorate S: The CIA and America’s Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan

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Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

At the center of the discussion will be the tumultuous U.S.–Pakistan relationship, which continues to define the U.S. war in Afghanistan. Please join us for a lively discussion. To register to attend this event, click the button below and then submit the ...

News Afghanistan » Events: Border Service of Kyrgyzstan organizes events dedicated to Soviet withdrawal from Afghanistan

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Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

AKIPRESS.COM - The Border Service of Kyrgyzstan organized events dedicated to the 29th anniversary of Soviet withdrawal from Afghanistan, the press service said. Deputy Chairman of the Border Service of Kyrgyzstan Mr Kurmanbek Isakov and peacekeeping ...

News Afghanistan » Events: Afghanistan’s Test debut is the most important cricketing event of 2018

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Publication date: uesday 12 December 2017

While there has been a focus on the delay in promoting Ireland to elite Test status, less has been written and discussed on Afghanistan. It’s a pity, because this is a story worth telling – time and again. By announcing this week that India will play ...

News Afghanistan » Events: International Criminal Court judges consider Afghanistan war crimes inquiry

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Publication date: hursday 01 February 2018

Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) are deciding whether to authorise an official war crimes inquiry into events in Afghanistan. They are due to begin examining written submissions from victims in Afghanistan about whom and what any potential ...

News Afghanistan » Events: UK troops in Afghanistan: Timeline of key events

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Publication date: onday 21 December 2015

These are external links and will open in a new window For 13 years, between 2001 and 2014, the UK was involved in the conflict in Afghanistan against the Taliban and fighters from al-Qaeda. The conflict was sparked by the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the ...

News Afghanistan » Events: Afghanistan: The campaign's forgotten war

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Publication date: hursday 04 August 2016

But one real possibility is that he is oblivious to the events that have occurred in Afghanistan since U.S. forces began arriving in the fall of 2001 and so has nothing to say. Another is that there are other issues — Libya offering a prime example ...

News Afghanistan » Events: Pence makes surprise trip to Afghanistan

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Publication date: hursday 21 December 2017

Vice President Pence made a surprise trip to Afghanistan on Thursday to meet with U.S. troops and Afghan leaders. Pence departed on the unannounced trip shortly after an event at the White House on Wednesday to celebrate tax reform. From there ...

News Afghanistan » Events: Suicide Bomber in Afghanistan Kills More Than 80 at Dogfighting Event

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Publication date: Saturday 16 February 2008

LAHORE, Pakistan, Feb. 17 -- More than 80 people were killed Sunday morning in southern Afghanistan when a suicide bomber detonated explosives in a field full of men and boys watching dogfights near the city of Kandahar, police and government officials said.

News Afghanistan » Events: Video: Last Marines come home from Afghanistan

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Publication date: Sunday 16 November 2014

Leathernecks parade home Nov. 10, the birthday of the Marine Corps, after handing off to Afghanistan security forces their area of operations. In the Global War on Terror, Marines have carried the load beyond their numbers. These Marines from 1st Battalion ...

News Afghanistan » Events: Afghanistan events won't have bearing on Kashmir: Army

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Publication date: onday 16 April 2012

A top army commander in the Valley on Monday said that 'this week's events in Afghanistan shall have a long term bearing on Kashmir'. Speaking to mediapersons at the Badamibagh cantonment in Srinagar on Monday, Lt Gen S A Hasnain, general officer ...