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An Afghan official says a suicide bomber, his explosives hidden inside his turban, has assassinated the cousin of President Hamid Karzai.
From: Fox News | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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In this interview we're going to find out how a tattooed do-gooder... The post How a map upstart is taking customers away from Google – with Eric Gundersen appeared first on Mixergy....
From: Mixergy | By: Andrew Khalili | Monday, July 28, 2014
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The United States has failed to effectively track many of the more than 465,000 light weapons it has supplied to Afghanistan, creating the risk that machine guns and other small arms could fall into insurgent hands....
From: New York Times | By: REUTERS | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Shocking photos emerge amid fears that the worsening conflict in Gaza will only prompt more young radical Muslims to enter the fray...
From: Time | By: Charlie Campbell | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Make that 465,000 light weapons it has supplied to Afghanistan's army and police.
From: Liberaland | By: Alan | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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It's time for our foreign policy to return to first principles.
From: Reason | By: A. Barton Hinkle | Monday, July 28, 2014
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A view from inside a NATO compound in Kabul, where though seven-day workweeks, bombs and dangerous checkpoints, people from all over the world are trying to stabilize Afghanistan....
From: New York Times | By: LT. COL. JAMES G. BISHOP | Monday, July 28, 2014
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A U.S. military patrol unit slowly moves through a quiet Afghanistan village, when sudden enemy gunfire rings out and their convoy is ambushed by rocket-propelled grenades....
From: Fox News | By: Hollie McKay | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Inside the surreal recruitment process of a legendary club—or something like it—at New York University...
From: The Atlantic | By: ​Matt King | Sunday, July 27, 2014
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Gemma Cagnacci and Andrew Meehan spend most of their time in an apartment in Sydney, but a couple of times a year, they travel to Dunedin, New Zealand to visit Andrew’s family. And when there, they stay in their own little cabin on his parents’ property....
From: Design Sponge | By: Amy Azzarito | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Curated by Mikko Takkunen, a collection of the most interesting photojournalism and documentary photography from across the web....
From: Time | By: Mikko Takkunen | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Former foreign minister Abdullah Abdullah, who lost the last election to President Hamid Karzai, wants a comprehensive audit of last month's runoff election ballots....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Sunday, July 27, 2014
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Criminalization comes at a large cost--elevated prices, impurities, and the vagaries of black markets--and does marginal good for the few very abusive users....
From: Time | By: jtang0264 | Monday, July 28, 2014
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A suicide bomber assassinated a powerful cousin of outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai, a major blow to the country's ruling clan that risks destabilizing the volatile south.
From: Wall Street Journal | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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In Afghanistan, an attempt to launch the farming of soybeans under the guise of nutrition and economic development has failed -- for obvious reasons.
From: Triple Pundit | By: Leon Kaye | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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A suicide attacker killed an influential cousin of Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday, officials said, raising tensions during a dispute over el...
From: The Standard Hong Kong | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Death of Hashmat Karzai, who managed presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani's campaign, poses threat to fragile stability.
From: Al Jazeera English | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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  AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo U.S. Army soldiers salute American flags at a ceremony at Camp Liberty in Baghdad on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2008.  This article originally appeared at The Huffington Post. When I was young, a mantra among progressives was that...
From: The American Prospect | By: Robert Kuttner | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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A suicide attacker killed an influential cousin of Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday (July 29), officials said, raising tensions during a dispute over election results that will determine the country's new leader as US-led troops withdraw.
From: Channel News Asia | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- An Afghan official says a suicide bomber, his explosives hidden inside his turban, has assassinated the cousin of President Hamid Karzai.Dawa
From: Taiwan News | By: By AMIR SHAHAssociated Press | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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An Afghan official says a suicide bomber, his explosives hidden inside his turban, has assassinated the cousin of President Hamid Karzai.
From: Miami Herald | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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A cousin of Afghan President Hamid Karzai has been killed in a suicide attack in the country’s restive south. Hashmat Karzai was managing the campaign for a candidate in this year’s presidential elections.
From: Deutsche Welle | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Afghan officials said a suicide bomber has killed a cousin of President Hamid Karzai in the southern province of Kandahar. Regional officials said Heshmat Karzai was hosting an event at his house for the Eid al-Fitr holiday when a visitor blew himself...
From: Voice of America | By: VOA News | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a suicide bomber, his explosives hidden inside his turban, has assassinated the cousin of President Hamid Karzai.
From: U.S. News and World Report | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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KABUL (Reuters) - President Hamid Karzai's powerful cousin, a close ally of presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani, was killed on Tuesday in a suicide bomb attack at his home, the governor's office in the southern province of Kandahar said....
From: Reuters | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Death of Hashmat Karzai, a close ally of the outgoing Afghan president, threatens to pitch country into worsening instabilityA cousin and close ally of the outgoing Afghan president, Hamid Karzai, has been killed in a suicide attack in the volatile southern...
From: The Guardian | By: Agence France-Presse in Kandahar | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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At some stage in recent history, governments started to outsource operational aspects of geopolitical strategy to gangs of robbers, murderers and nutcases - Washington in Afghanistan to oppose Russia, Russia in Ukraine now are just two examples - and...
From: Asia Times Online | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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A suicide attacker killed a cousin of outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai near the volatile southern city of Kandahar on Tuesday, officials said, raising tensions during a struggle over the contested election result. Source: Topix
From: Palestine Telegraph | By: PT Editor | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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An Afghan official says a suicide bomber, his explosives hidden inside his turban, has assassinated the cousin of President Hamid Karzai.Click to Continue »...
From: Charlotte Observer | By: Associated Press (AMIR SHAH) | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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An Afghan official says a suicide bomber, his explosives hidden inside his turban, has assassinated the cousin of President Hamid Karzai.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: AMIR SHAH Associated Press | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Hashmat Karzai, who famously owned a pet lion, was killed by a man with explosives hidden inside his turban when visitors arrived to celebrate Eid.
From: The Economic Times | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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KABUL (Reuters) - President Hamid Karzai's powerful cousin, a close ally of presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani, was killed on Tuesday in a suicide bomb attack at his home, the office of the southern province of Kandahar said.
From: The Star Malaysia | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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A suicide attacker killed a cousin of outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai near the volatile southern city of Kandahar on Tuesday officials said raising tensions during a struggle over the contested election result...
From: Hindustan Times | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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The rapper Lupe Fiasco, set the normally Pro-Obama hip hop world on fire with his comments some years ago labeling President Obama a “Terrorist.” “In my fight against terrorism, to me, the biggest terrorist is Obama in the United States of America....
From: Hip Hop Republican | By: admin | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Failed States is the title of a book by artist Jill Magid, and it is also the title of her 1993 Mercedes 300TE station wagon, which she had armored to B4 level protection, and exhibited last year at the Texas State Capitol:In training [in Texas to embed...
From: Daddy Types | By: greg | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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A new U.S. government report says the military has not effectively kept track of the light weapons it supplied to Afghanistan’s army and police. According to the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, an independent watchdog group,...
From: Voice of America | By: VOA News | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Bluebirds of happiness were alighting at distributor Fox and creator Blue Sky Studios this week, as Rio 2 flew to the No. 1 spot in Rentrak’s weekly DVD and Blu-Ray sales charts in its home-entertainment debut. The sequel’s capering birds were followed...
From: Deadline Hollywood Daily | By: The Deadline Team | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Panasonic will invest up to $1 billion into Tesla's ambitious U.S. battery plant known as the Gigafactory....
From: VentureBeat | By: Dylan Tweney | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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At The Daily Beast, Michael Tomasky is vexed that “we the United States—not President Obama, not John Kerry, not the Republicans; the whole United States—aren’t doing nearly enough to try to help the region’s democrats and promote our purported...
From: Liberaland | By: Russell | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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An Army major who lost both legs in Afghanistan has come to Hunterdon County to train with his new service dog. He is Maj. Will Lyles of The Woodlands, Texas.
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A recently discovered database failure is certain to have lethal consequences: Many of the 747,000 weapons that the Defense Department provided to the Afghan National Security Forces were not properly labeled and tracked—which means that insurgents...
From: Io9 | By: Mark Strauss | Monday, July 28, 2014
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In more good news coming out of the Middle East today, hundreds of thousands of weapons given to Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) by the United States, including machine guns, are missing. According to a report issued earlier this month from the...
From: Free Republic | By: Townhall.com | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Congressional negotiators agreed Monday to extend a government program that funds assisted-living homes for veterans suffering from traumatic brain injuries, including dozens of troops wounded by roadside bombs in Iraq and Afghanistan.
From: Wall Street Journal | By: Michael M. Phillips | Monday, July 28, 2014
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By STEPHANIE LOPEZ The Afghan armed forces are not keeping proper track of the hundreds of thousands of weapons given to them by the U.S. military, prompting fears U.S.-supplied arms could be falling into the hands of insurgents, a new U.S. government...
From: ABC News | By: ABC News | Monday, July 28, 2014
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LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan — A baby — naked, with red-hennaed feet and round eyes lined with kohl — screamed in anguish as emergency doctors in this area’s hospital for war victims stitched up a finger-size gash on the side of her tiny head....
From: Washington Post | By: Erin Cunningham | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Notice that US media are careful in their language except when it comes to enemies and victims of Israel.  Look at this sentence: "Suspected militants patrolling a road in western Afghanistan shot and killed 14 Shiite Muslim travelers".  So those people...
From: The Angry Arab News Service | By: As'ad AbuKhalil | Monday, July 28, 2014
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government has failed to effectively track many of the more than 465,000 light weapons it has supplied to Afghanistan's army and police, creating the risk that machine guns and other small arms could fall into insurgent...
From: The Star Malaysia | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Since 2004, the American military has delivered more than 747,000 AK-47 rifles, machine guns, grenade launchers and other weapons to Afghan forces worth about USD 626 million.
From: The Economic Times | Monday, July 28, 2014
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