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Afghans Still Waiting For Justice Over 2008 US Bombing Of Wedding

The attack left 47 Afghan civilians dead, including women and children. Fourteen years on, relatives of the victims say they are still grieving their losses in what they call a horrific and unjustified attack.Almost all of the people there,…
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Iran Warns Of American Plot to Provoke Sectarian War in Afghanistan

Hassan Kazemi Qomi, Iran’s special envoy for Afghanistan, has warned about a U.S. plot to foment sectarian and ethnic war in Afghanistan as infighting raged in Balkhab district between the Taliban and a Hazara warlord. The Iranian envoy said…
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US Government Wastes Millions on Incomplete Construction in Afghanistan, Watchdog Says

Billions of dollars in fraudulent loans offered by the Small Business Administration and million-dollar projects in Afghanistan. The National Desk sat down with the CEO and founder of Open the Books, Adam Andrzejewski, to dive into the details…
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Demonstrators Rally in the US and Europe Against NATO Summit

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is willing to intervene outside the mandates of the United Nations charter, as was done in Yugoslavia, Afghanistan, Iraq, or Libya.On Wednesday, thousands of demonstrators took to the streets in Madrid,…
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China urges U.S. to return Afghanistan’s national assets

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian on Thursday said that the United States should immediately stop chokeholding the Afghan people and return to them Afghanistan's national assets as soon as possible.Zhao made the remarks at a…
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Federal Watchdog Accuses State Department of Lying About Afghanistan Probe

The federal watchdog studying the United States’ role in Afghanistan released emails Wednesday apparently showing the State Department made misleading public statements about its compliance in a probe about the collapse of the Afghan military,…
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Raeisi: US, NATO Presence Only Brought Death, Destruction To Afghanistan

Iran's President Ebrahim Raeisi says two decades of the military presence of the United States and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) brought nothing to Afghanistan but bloodshed and destruction. Raeisi made the remarks in a meeting…
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Russia Will Work to ‘Normalize’ Afghanistan — Putin

Russia is working actively to "normalize" the situation in Afghanistan, President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday during a visit to neighboring Tajikistan, evoking Moscow's responsibilities in the area. "We are doing everything to normalize the…
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McCaul Slams State Department for Lying, Covering Up Afghanistan Failures

Last Tuesday, the State Department indicated it would cease almost all cooperation with the congressionally mandated Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), a move which SIGAR described as “illegal obstruction.”…
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Global Refugee Figure Surpasses 100 Million Mark, Over Half Directly Caused By US-Waged Wars

The 22nd World Refugee Day on June 20 came with a sad message this year. The number of refugees forced to flee their homes has surpassed the staggering 100 million mark for the first time in human history, according to a recent report released…