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  1. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Ex-British Army captain Mike Martin says ministry tried to block book

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 08:46pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Soldier says ministry tried to block book A former British army captain has accused the nation's defence ministry of attempting to block publication ... contents contravened the Official Secrets Act, he claimed. Martin, 31, who served 10 years in the army and the part-time territorial army, has now resigned his commission and plans to go ahead ...

  2. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghanistan's children suffer as US pull-out leaves deadly firing ranges

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 11:55pm by WASHPOST

    ... for this'," said Major Michael Fuller, the head of the army's mine action centre at Bagram Airfield, referring to the planning. There are a growing number of tragedies at these high-explosive ...

  3. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Smooth-running Afghan election raises questions about Taliban’s strength

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 07:12pm by Reuters in Kabul

    ... cards on Saturday. About 14 per cent of polling centres did not open, most of them in the southeast and southern provinces where the Taliban presence is strongest, as the army was unable ...

  4. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Associated Press pays tribute to photographer killed in Afghanistan

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 06:50pm by AP

    ... ballots from the centre of Khost city to the outskirts, in Tani district. The convoy was protected by the Afghan National Army and Afghan police. They were in their own car with a freelancer ...

  5. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Next Afghan president will face a battle for control of nation’s mineral wealth

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 10:18pm by LYNNE O'DONNELL

    ... owns a television station and is accused of human rights violations, notably against Taliban prisoners in 2001. Ghani chose Dostum- a former army general in the 1980s war against the Soviets ... the army?" he says. "There isn't an alternative source of money once the international military and aid money is gone." ...

  6. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Third journalist shot dead in Afghanistan in four weeks by gunman in police uniform

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 04:30pm by AFP

    ... Interior Minister Omar Daudzai said all 400,000 of the country’s police, army and intelligence services have been deployed to ensure security around the country. There was a heavy police presence ...

  7. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Suicide attack in crowded market kills 16 in northern Afghanistan

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 06:13pm

    ... army and police take on the Taliban without the assistance of 53,000 Nato combat troops. ...

  8. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Nato airstrike kills five Afghan soldiers

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 04:18pm by AP

    ... officials said. The strike occurred in the province’s Chakh district, according to the Afghan spokesman, General Zahir Azimi, who said eight Afghan National Army troops were also wounded ... and whether the deaths were the result of an airstrike. “We can confirm that at least five Afghan National Army personnel were accidentally killed this morning during an operation in eastern ...

  9. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Bowe Bergdahl a conundrum for US as Afghanistan conflict winds down

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 09:00pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington Is US soldier a hero or a deserter? The case of US army sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who has been held by the Taliban since 2009, has arisen again as Washington ... Bowe bracelets. In the past two years, billboards with Bergdahl's face have popped up in key US cities. One shows a smiling Bergdahl, in an army uniform, with the message: "He fought ...

  10. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Planned cuts to Afghan forces threaten stability, US report says

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 10:31am by Reuters in Washington

    ... Reuters in Washington A reduction in the number of soldiers in the Afghan army could threaten stability in the war-torn country after the withdrawal of US and Nato troops, reports says Taliban insurgents will increasingly threaten Afghan stability after international forces withdraw in December, and Kabul will need more troops than currently envisioned to provide basic security, ...




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