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KABUL, Afghanistan- Hundreds of Afghans protested Saturday...airport.The U.N. representative to Afghanistan, Nicholas Haysom, told a news conference...extra scrutiny" to the ballots.Afghanistan's next president is expected to sign...
Cal Thomas: Too little, too late in Iraq?

...horrific scale. It'd mean we'd allow the terrorists to establish a safe haven in Iraq to replace the one they lost in Afghanistan. It'd mean we'd be increasing the probability that American troops would have to return at some later date to confront...
What others say: Senate debate shows meaningful contrasts among contenders

...counter to both Mr. Sullivan's views and his resume - he worked under Condoleezza Rice in the early years of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and later served in President George W. Bush's State Department as assistant secretary of state for energy...

...the epicenter of Islam.Syria is bleeding. Militants have taken over large parts of Iraq. Lebanon, Libya, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Egypt are all battling Islamic extremists. Millions of war refugees are scattered across the landscape.Although the...
Newest U.S. Marine Home Town Heroes make us proud a result of his service, "I had three job offers when I first came home from the Navy, one was a contracting job in Afghanistan that paid very well, another was to be a police officer in Anchorage or Kenai. I was a welder in the Navy so I had offers...
Obama seeks $500 million to train, equip Syrian rebels

...year. Officials said the decrease is in part of reflection of Obama's plans to drawdown the U.S. military presence in Afghanistan to about 10,000 forces by the beginning of next year.Obama is still waiting for the Afghan government to sign a security...

...only american soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed by the Taliban in exchange...local time, in an area of eastern Afghanistan, near the Pakistani border, officials...and surveillance aircraft, flew into Afghanistan by helicopter and made the transfer...

...States following five years of captivity by the Taliban in Afghanistan, he wasn't joined by his family, military officials say...spoken with his family.The Idaho native was captured in Afghanistan in June 2009 and released by the Taliban on May 31 in a deal...
Veteran's perspective appreciated

...sacrifices have been for naught. It would appear that not only are we giving up the fight against terrorism in Iraq and Afghanistan, we are also giving up the fight for energy independence. Today's paper says that oil prices are starting to spike with...
Cal Thomas: Israel is not America

...Next year the released prisoners are likely to return to Afghanistan.As former Israeli diplomat Yoram Ettinger has written in...unfulfilled 2008 campaign promises. The president has declared the Afghanistan war will be over when American forces leave in 2016. But...


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