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Well that has no basis in fact. The Mujahidin armed by the CIA during the Soviet war in Afghanistan are most definitely not the same people as the Taliban. Nor did the Taliban exist in the 80s. The Taliban grew in reaction to the vacuum _...Read More_
Well that has no basis in fact. The Mujahidin armed by the CIA during the Soviet war in Afghanistan are most definitely not the same people as the Taliban. Nor did the Taliban exist in the 80s. The Taliban grew in reaction to the vacuum _...Read More_
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Afghanistan is battling a brutal surge in COVID-19 infections as health officials plead for vaccines, only to be told by the World Health Organization that the three million doses the country expected to receive by April will not be _...Read More_
Afghanistan is battling a brutal surge in COVID-19 infections as health officials plead for vaccines, only to be told by the World Health Organization that the three million doses the country expected to receive by April will not be _...Read More_
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>"China is conflicted about Afghanistan."
>"China is conflicted about Afghanistan."
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>"As bullets from a Taliban machine gun ricocheted through the street below, an Afghan soldier wearing an “I Heart Kabul” T-shirt took a brief rest. “There _...Read More_
>"As bullets from a Taliban machine gun ricocheted through the street below, an Afghan soldier wearing an “I Heart Kabul” T-shirt took a brief rest. “There _...Read More_
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>"The attack took place as the students - thought to be mainly girls - were leaving the Kabul school."
>"The attack took place as the students - thought to be mainly girls - were leaving the Kabul school."
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>"The release of the 2017 policy — with redactions — stemmed from open-records lawsuits by The Times and the A.C.L.U."
>"The release of the 2017 policy — with redactions — stemmed from open-records lawsuits by The Times and the A.C.L.U."
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Was it worth it? “The U.S. is estimated to have spent more than $2 trillion in Afghanistan in the past two decades, according to the Costs of War project at Brown University, which documents the hidden costs of the U.S. military _...Read More_
Was it worth it? “The U.S. is estimated to have spent more than $2 trillion in Afghanistan in the past two decades, according to the Costs of War project at Brown University, which documents the hidden costs of the U.S. military _...Read More_
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>"The truck bomb in the provincial capital of Pul-e Alam also wounded more than 90 people, interior ministry says."
>"The truck bomb in the provincial capital of Pul-e Alam also wounded more than 90 people, interior ministry says."
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>"Despite the pressure of the American military high command, Biden has announced the beginning of the end."
>"Despite the pressure of the American military high command, Biden has announced the beginning of the end."
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>"The order came two weeks after President Biden announced US troops would leave the country by September."
>"The order came two weeks after President Biden announced US troops would leave the country by September."
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>"Military officials said the request was headed to the desk of Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III, who is expected to decide soon."
>"Military officials said the request was headed to the desk of Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III, who is expected to decide soon."
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"As with Cambodia and Vietnam in 1974 and 1975, America’s departure will encourage ruthless, ideologically driven insurgents _...Read More_
"As with Cambodia and Vietnam in 1974 and 1975, America’s departure will encourage ruthless, ideologically driven insurgents _...Read More_
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>"Critics be damned, the President is ending the Forever War waged by Bush, Obama, and Trump in Afghanistan."
>"Critics be damned, the President is ending the Forever War waged by Bush, Obama, and Trump in Afghanistan."