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News Afghanistan » History: Pakistan – Afghanistan: A history of mixed feelings

News channel or source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/200480/pakistan-afghanistan-history-mixed-feelings/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Much has happened since the beginning of this year in the Pakistan-US-Afghanistan ‘love’ triangle. In the wake of recent terrorist attacks on its soil with over a hundred killed during a month, Afghanistan hurled serious allegations on its neighbour ...

News Afghanistan » History: Mujeeb makes history as Afghanistan seal Zimbabwe series

News channel or source: https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/mujeeb-makes-history-as-afghanistan-seal-zimbabwe-series
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Mujeeb Zadran made history as the 16-year-old Afghanistan spinner became the youngest player to take a one-day international five-for in Friday's resounding, series-clinching 10-wicket win over Zimbabwe in Sharjah. Afghanistan appear to have unearthed ...

News Afghanistan » History: Pentagon watchdog raises doubts about Afghan war progress

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2018/02/16/pentagon-watchdog-raises-doubts-about-afghan-war-progress.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

"The Taliban has a history of adapting to changing conditions and shifting ... It added: "Overall, the security situation throughout Afghanistan remained a stalemate" at the end of 2017. The report published a pie chart showing that as of Oct. 31 last ...

News Afghanistan » History: Zadran scripts history as Afghanistan clinch ODI series

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096476389/Zadran-scripts-history-as-Afghanistan-clinch-ODI-series
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

(MENAFN - Pajhwok Afghan News) KABUL (Pajhwok): Leg-spinner Mujeeb Zadran rewrote history books as Afghanistan routed Zimbabwe by 10 wickets in the fourth One-Day International (ODI) in Sharjah on Friday. Zadran took his maiden five-wicket haul in the ...

News Afghanistan » History: The Taliban Asks the American People to End this Deadly War

News channel or source: http://berkeleydailyplanet.com/issue/2018-02-17/article/46484
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

If they make a deal on their sovereignty now, it would be unforgettable infidelity with their proud history and ancestors. Afghanistan is a country which has maintained its independence throughout its several thousand year history. Even in the 19 th and 20 ...

News Afghanistan » History: Why America doesn’t win wars anymore

News channel or source: https://www.vox.com/2018/2/15/17007678/america-war-iraq-afghanistan-syria-interview-tierney
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The three longest wars in US history are Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan — all from recent decades, all these complex types of civil wars. On its face, this seems to be a paradox: The US can win on the battlefield against a major military force ...

News Afghanistan » History: Army’s top general tells new Fort Benning unit they are ‘marching into history’

News channel or source: http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/news/local/military/article199188524.html
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

“We have a chance to shape history, shape the Army and achieve some great tactical ... It has been done in Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, Afghanistan and many other places, Milley said. “We often treated the mission as peripheral, when in fact it was central ...

News Afghanistan » History: Has the US Military Really Lost ‘The Art of Killing’?

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/02/has-the-us-military-really-lost-the-art-of-killing/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

and achieve victory is as old as military history itself. (Among other factors, it is precisely this idea that got the United States into Afghanistan and Iraq in the first place.) It just seldom plays out that way. While wars have been won by such ...

News Afghanistan » History: CNN Poll: Afghanistan war arguably most unpopular in U.S. history

News channel or source: http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2013/12/30/cnn-poll-afghanistan-war-most-unpopular-in-u-s-history/
Publication date: Sunday 29 December 2013

Washington (CNN) - Support for the war in Afghanistan has dipped below 20%, according to a new national poll, making the country's longest military conflict arguably its most unpopular one as well. The CNN/ORC International survey released Monday also ...