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3-Star General Who Helped Lead War On Terror: We’ve Lost the Wars In Iraq and Afghanistan “That Would Be Four Times Biting That Poison Apple: Vietnam, Afghanistan, Iraq and Then Iraq Again” 3-star General Daniel Bolger helped to lead the wars in...
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Washingtons Blog | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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At least one British diplomat was among five people killed after a large explosion hit a convoy of foreign embassy cars in Kabul, police said....
From: CNN | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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The blast, which an official said left three people dead and dozens wounded, was the latest in an escalating bombing campaign in the Afghan capital....
From: New York Times | By: JOSEPH GOLDSTEIN | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A police officer in the Afghan capital says a suicide attacker has targeted a convoy of foreign vehicles on a main road in eastern Kabul.
From: Fox News | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Other than the top elected officials and their immediate aides, the government is still being run by holdovers from the previous administration along with a hodgepodge of temporary appointees....
From: New York Times | By: ROD NORDLAND and JOSEPH GOLDSTEIN | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Within 24 hours of Hagel firing M. Flournoy & Sen. Reed-both former top contenders for job-said "no thanks." Telling even if reasons differ. — David Rothkopf (@djrothkopf) November 25, 2014 Michéle Flournoy, the leading candidate to replace Chuck...
From: The Atlantic | By: Andrew Sullivan | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Nearly five months after the release of Taliban prisoner Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the military has yet to release a report on Bergdahl leaving his Afghanistan post in 2009 that also makes recommendations on whether he should be punished....
From: Fox News | By: Justin Fishel | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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When the media learned of the pending departure (or tossing, as the case may be) of Chuck Hagel as secretary of defense, insiders' eyes turned to Michèle Flournoy, a former top defense official who had since left to run a national defense-oriented think...
From: Reason | By: Scott Shackford | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Many of us are cognitively — perhaps genetically — predisposed to romanticize the past and catastrophize the present.  Our expectations of the future are more malleable, but usually reflect how our internal narrative frames past and present. Where...
From: Homeland Security Watch | By: Philip J. Palin | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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U.S. soldiers had a holiday meal during the first November of the Korean War, expecting to be home by Christmas. Shortly afterward, the conflict changed....
From: The Atlantic | By: Kathy Gilsinan | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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As usual:Earlier this year, conservative groups led by Concerned Women for America tried unsuccessfully to stop the House from approving a plan to move forward on the building of the National Women’s...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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At least 30 people dead READ MORE The post Teen Girls Suspected in Boko Haram Suicide Bombing appeared first on UN Dispatch....
From: UN Dispatch | By: Mark Leon Goldberg | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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While countries like Israel have been condemned the world over for inadvertently killing civilians when targeting terrorists, new data reveals that U.S drone strikes across the Middle East only killed around 3.5% of the terrorists they were targeting,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Addam Corré | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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16-year-old Kenzie Hall on how she’s making wishes come true for Army kids all over the country.The post I Will Not Let Military Kids Be Forgotten appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Kenzie Hall | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Business visas for the eight member states will be granted for three to five years
From: Time | By: iyengarrishi | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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From: Tampa Tribune | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A suicide bomber on a motorbike attacked a British embassy vehicle in Kabul on Thursday, officials said, wounding some foreigners in the latest of a series of strikes in the Afghan capital.
From: France 24 | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here. The money should stagger you. Journalist James Risen, author of Pay Any Price: Greed, Power, and Endless War, a revelatory new book...
From: Firedoglake | By: Tom Engelhardt | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Kabul bombing comes as most foreign troops set to withdraw before year-end
From: Irish Times | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Kabul police said in a statement that one British citizen and at least five Afghans had been killed after a suicide bomb attack.
From: Channel News Asia | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Interior Ministry spokesman Seddiq Sediqqi said the foreigner was killed with four Afghan civilians. Another 33 civilians were wounded.
From: New York Daily News | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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The huge explosion could be heard across Kabul and a plume of smoke rose above the attack site on the Jalalabad road, a main route that houses many foreign compounds and military facilities.
From: Channel News Asia | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Kabul (AFP) - A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-packed car into a British embassy vehicle in Kabul on Thursday, killing one British citizen and at least five Afghans, Kabul police said in a statement."One British national was killed in today's attack,"...
From: Business Insider | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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British citizen among five killed in blastMore than 30 injuredTaliban claims responsibility 10.23am GMT The British embassy in Kabul confirmed there were injuries among those in the vehicle, but did not comment on the reported death, Reuters reports....
From: The Guardian | By: Matthew Weaver | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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KABUL, Afghanistan — A British embassy worker was among five people killed in a suicide attack in the Afghan capital on Thursday, a senior police official told NBC News. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the blast which targeted a vehicle on Kabul’s...
From: Time | By: ongreno8 | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Latest in string of attacks targeting foreigners in Afghan capital leaves at least 5 people dead...
From: CBS News | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A suicide bomber riding a motorcycle struck a British embassy vehicle in Afghanistan's capital on Thursday, killing at least five people and wounding many bystanders, officials said....
From: Sydney Morning Herald | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A suicide bomber riding a motorcycle struck a British embassy vehicle in Afghanistan's capital on Thursday, killing at least five people including a British citizen and wounding many bystanders, officials said....
From: Sydney Morning Herald | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A British embassy worker was among five people killed in a suicide attack in the Afghan capital on Thursday, a senior police official told NBC News....
From: MSNBC | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A suicide bomber in a car packed with explosives struck a British embassy vehicle Thursday, killing at least five people, including one British national, and wounding more than 34 in the latest in a string of insurgent attacks in the Afghan capital....
From: Los Angeles Times | By: Hafiz Ahmadi and Shashank Bengali | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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One British citizen was among five people killed in Thursday's suicide attack on a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital, the interior ministry said in a statement.
From: Times of India | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber attacked a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital on Thursday, killing five people, including one Briton, the ministry of interior said....
From: Reuters | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Several killed as Taliban claims responsibility for suicide attack targeting ‘foreign invading forces’
From: Financial Times | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Suicide bomber in Afghanistan drives car into convoy from British embassy. Latest updates here...
From: Telegraph | By: Harriet Alexander | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A suicide bomber attacked a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, killing at least five Afghan civilians and wounding more than 30 others, officials said. See also: Afghanistan Gets New President After Power-Sharing Deal, But...
From: Mashable | By: The Associated Press | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A British Embassy vehicle has been attacked in Afghanistan, leaving a number of staff injured.
From: Irish Independent | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A suicide attacker has targeted a convoy of foreign vehicles on a main road in eastern Kabul.
From: Irish Independent | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Afghan officials say several people have been killed and wounded in a suicide attack on a British embassy car in Kabul. The attack is the latest in a wave of bombings amid a withdrawal of foreign troops.
From: Deutsche Welle | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bomber attacked a British vehicle in the eastern part of the Afghan capital Thursday, the latest in a spate of assaults targeting foreigners as most U.S. and international troops are preparing to withdraw by the end of...
From: Washington Post | By: Sudarsan Raghavan | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A suicide bomber on a motorcycle blows himself up near a convoy belonging to the UK embassy in Kabul, officials say.
From: Sky News | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber struck a British embassy vehicle in Afghanistan's capital on Thursday and there are some injuries, a spokesman for the embassy in Kabul said.
From: The Star Malaysia | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber struck a British embassy vehicle in Afghanistan's capital on Thursday, killing at least three people and wounding many bystanders, officials and a Reuters witness said....
From: Reuters | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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At least two Afghan bystanders were killed when a suicide bomber on a motorbike attacked a British embassy vehicle in Kabul on Thursday, injuring so...
From: The Standard Hong Kong | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Afghanistan's health ministry says at least four people killed and 20 injured in latest attack to target capital city.
From: Al Jazeera English | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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A police officer in the Afghan capital says a suicide attacker has targeted a convoy of foreign vehicles on a main road in eastern Kabul.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: Associated Press | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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KABUL - A British embassy vehicle was hit by a blast in Kabul on Thursday, causing some injuries, an embassy spokesman told AFP.
From: Bangkok Post | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber on a motorcycle attacked a convoy of foreign troops in the east of the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Thursday, police and a government official said, but there was no immediate indication of the extent of any casualties....
From: The Star Malaysia | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Prince Harry talked to Man of the World magazine about his military service in Afghanistan and unwinding in Sin City....
From: New York Daily News | By: Confidential | Thursday, November 27, 2014
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