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AFP 18 Oct 2015
The United States' decision to extend its military presence in Afghanistan beyond 2016 has thrown the war-ravaged...
Reuters 10 Sep 2015
 The United States is sending an additional 75 US troops and other assets to Egypt's Sinai Peninsula to...
AFP 24 Jun 2015
The Pentagon said that there are some Shi'ite fighters at an Iraqi military base where Washington just sent 450...
President Barack Obama and Afghan President Hamid Karzai emerge from their meeting before signing a strategic partnership agreement at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
AFP 02 Feb 2014
Afghanistan's presidential candidates held rallies in Kabul on Sunday at the start of a campaign to elect Hamid...
AFP 24 Nov 2013
An Afghan grand assembly of tribal chieftains and elders Sunday endorsed a major security pact with the United States...
AP 11 Mar 2012
BALANDI, Afghanistan — A US service member walked out of a base in southern Afghanistan before dawn Sunday and...
AP 04 Feb 2012
KABUL, Afghanistan — Last year was the deadliest on record for civilians in the Afghan war, with 3,021 killed as...
Reuters 05 Jul 2011
Baghdad - A car bomb and another explosive device blew up in a crowded parking lot outside a government building north...
Reuters 29 Jun 2011
Kabul - Afghan police sifted through one of Kabul's landmark hotels room by room on Wednesday for any more...
AFP 26 Jun 2011
Washington - Afghan President Hamid Karzai ruled out Sunday asking the United States for more troops if the security...