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President Barack Obama Extends Troops Stay in Afghanistan

President Barack Obama Extends Troops Stay in Afghanistan

President Barack Obama signed an order that authorizes a mission that will keep the U.S. military in Afghanistan into 2015. Specifically the order allows American forces to proceed with missions against any militant group that is threatening the Afghan government or American troops. Included in this order is the approval of using American jets, drones […]

Kabul Suicide Bomber Kills Officer and Wounds Six

Kabul Suicide Bomber Kills Officer and Wounds Six

In Kabul, Afghanistan, a suicide bomber is reportedly responsible, according to news which was broken by BBC News, of killing at least one officer and wounding six others when he blew himself up. This incident took place early on Sunday morning, according to officials in the capital of Afghanistan. Chief of police General Mohammad Zahir […]

Newly Elected Afghanistan President Agrees to Security Agreement With U.S.

Newly Elected Afghanistan President Agrees to Security Agreement With U.S.

Newly elected Afghanistan President, Ashraf Ghani reportedly agreed to an overdue security agreement with the U.S. on Tuesday, September 30. The news comes a day after Ghani was sworn in as Afghanistan’s president. The security agreement ensures that both NATO and U.S. troops will not have to withdraw from the country by year’s end. USA […]

Seven Killed, 21 Wounded in Afghan Suicide Bomber Attacks

Seven Killed, 21 Wounded in Afghan Suicide Bomber Attacks

Wednesday morning, two suicide bombers attacked two buses, in Kabul, Afghanistan that were transporting a number of Afghan army troops. The first suicide bomber targeted a bus full of National Army officers and was successful in killing seven people and wounding 15 others. The second suicide bomber positioned himself in front of the second bus […]

Taliban Militants Murder Australian on Bus

Taliban Militants Murder Australian on Bus

An Australian man travelling on a bus has been murdered by Taliban militants in Afghanistan. Sayed Habib Musawi, an Afghan-Australian dual citizen, was allegedly pulled off a bus by members of the Middle-Eastern extremist group. His body was later found by the side of the road. According to reports, Musawi was the only passenger to […]

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