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US military says Afghan security forces have been killed in air strikes

While the Afghan National Defense Forces were heavily attacked by the Taliban late Thursday, they demanded precision air support and air strikes, according to Colonel Dave Butler. He said the US authorities had coordinated with the Afghans to make sure that the area was free of friendly forces, and they were told that was the case. "Unfortunately, this was not …

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Mina Mangal, Afghan journalist, killed in Kabul

Mina Mangal, who had worked as a television presenter for popular Passport-language broadcasters before she joined politics, was shot down in broad daylight on Saturday morning in southeastern Kabul, according to Ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi. Police are investigating the attackers who shot Mangal, Rahimi added. The brazen attack triggered a burst of anger and sadness among Mangal's women's rights activists, …

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Attack in Kabul: Seven killed in the Afghan Ministry of Information

Copyright EPA Caption The attack occurred in a bustling center of Kabul Seven people were killed in an attack on the Afghan Ministry of Information in Kabul, officials said. An explosion was heard at 11:40 am local time (07:10 GMT) and sporadic gunfire continued for over six hours Officials declared the incident over. A source from the ministry said one …

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An Afghan war widower has got into a "chronic problem": wrong deportation

"It's a chronic problem," said Scott Shuchart, who served in the US Department of Homeland Security's Civil Rights Bureau from 2010 to 2018. "The number of cases that fall through the cracks of this system can be very small a percentage, but it is certainly not trivial than a raw number of cases." Mr. Gonzalez Carranza, according to his lawyer, …

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The Afghan adviser rejects the US request to apologize for the broadside of the Trump envoy

Recent emails Receive breaking news and special reports. The news and stories that mattered provided the day of the week in the morning. SUBSCRIPTION 20. March 2019, 8:59 AM GMT By [Ledo] Josh Lederman WASHINGTON – The United States privately called for a formal apology from Afghanistan's National Security Advisor last week for accusing the Trump government of selling its …

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"We want to end the war": Afghan talks begin in Doha | news

Kabul, Afghanistan – The United States and the Taliban will gather for a negotiation that could be held at the highest level in the capital, Qatar, Doha, to resolve the 17-year conflict in Afghanistan "Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar arrived in Doha and will participate in the peace talks with Zalmay Khalilzad," a Doha Taliban source told Al Jazeera ahead of …

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"Nobody survived." An attack by the Taliban kills 32 at the Afghan Post.

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan – Afghan border guards slept early Friday in their remote southern Afghanistan base as a Taliban Infiltrator climbed onto a watchtower. A moment ago, a single post had left the post to wake his successor. When the new guard entered the tower, he was shot dead by the inmate hiding inside, officials in Kandahar province said Saturday. Then, …

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Russia makes Afghan war failure a victory

Soldiers after finishing their duty in Afghanistan in Kabul. (Viktor Khabarov / Viktor Khabarov) MOSCOW – The veterans of the Red Army came on stage and sang songs from the battlefield: clashes with the enemy and a thirst for war to Russian vodka. A crowd of Afghan war elite tapped with the usual tact. The rock concert was something of …

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