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  1. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghan soldier guns down US general in Kabul insider attack

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 05:39pm by AFP

    ... been built from scratch since the fall of the Taliban regime in 2001, and it has struggled with high casualty rates, “insider attack” killings, mass desertions and equipment shortages. ...

  2. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Wrong place, wrong time: US general's killing shows growing Afghan peril

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 10:33pm by AP, MCT

    ... and procure new equipment for the troops as the military moved from one conflict to another. "Just a brilliant, brilliant guy," said Lawrence Levine, a US Army defence analyst who worked ...

  3. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Concerns in US military as CIA plans to shut spy bases in Afghanistan

    Posted May 09th 2014, 09:36pm by NYT

    ... Corps General Joseph Dunford Jnr, the top commander in Afghanistan, has offered to help the CIA close its intelligence-gathering installations and remove its equipment late this year. By taking ...

  4. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Desperate search after Afghan landslide; death toll could reach 2,700

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 05:15am by AP

    ... trapped. The governor said rescue crews were working but didn’t have enough equipment. “It’s physically impossible right now,” Adeeb said. “We don’t have enough shovels; we need more machinery.” ...

  5. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Australian troops ‘cut insurgent’s hands off’

    Posted Aug 31st 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Australian troops are required to take fingerprints and eye scans of every insurgent they kill, if possible. Troops are equipped to conduct these investigations in the field. The information ...

  6. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghan leader Hamid Karzai to push for Indian military aid

    Posted May 21st 2013, 03:54pm by AFP

    ... the country needed India’s help with equipment and weapons and was hoping to boost defence ties. In 2011 India and Afghanistan began a “strategic partnership” aimed at deepening security and economic ...

  7. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Taliban kill 44 in attack on Afghanistan courthouse

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 09:10pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Hamid) Karzai’s administration wanted to try several fighters in a cruel way in this court.” Taliban fighters frequently target government compounds equipped with suicide vests, rockets ...

  8. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghanistan villagers angered at US troop departures

    Posted Jan 01st 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... villagers US forces left behind piles of equipment, an unpaid rent bill and a festering land dispute that threatens to undermine the Afghan government when they moved out of a volatile corner ... left behind. Some were destroyed but some were OK," he said by phone from his offices. "This equipment left by the Americans could make up perhaps half the rent of Haji Najibullah, ...

  9. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Britain’s Cameron visits troops in Afghanistan

    Posted Dec 21st 2012, 08:37am by AFP

    ... visit. He also announced £230 million (US$365 million) in extra funding for equipment. This will go toward providing additional Improvised Explosive Device (IED) detectors, more military working ... return equipment to Britain and to deal with logistics. Britain would also honour its commitment to help set up an officer training academy for the Afghans, as well as contributing military ...

  10. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Nato accused of killing 10 Afghan civilians in air strike

    Posted Feb 13th 2013, 05:37pm by AFP

    ... of taking responsibility for the fight against Taliban insurgents. But many analysts have voiced scepticism over the ability of the mostly poorly-trained and equipped Afghan military to beat a force ...




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