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UK and partners join Palestinian farmers in olive harvesting

Heads of Mission and representatives from Belgium, the EU, France, Italy, Norway, Sweden, and the UK visited Qusra village in Nablus district. They took part in the olive harvest, which began this month and which has significant cultural and…
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British Political Activist: The Best Thing the US Can Do for Afghanistan Is Stay out of it

Despite four decades of imperial interventions, the United States was defeated in Afghanistan. Tariq Ali explains the long history of meddling in Afghanistan — and why the US's defeat will set back the broader project of American military…
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Pentagon Offers Payment to Afghanistan Family’s Survivors after Botched US Airstrike

The Pentagon has offered condolence payments to the surviving family members of the 10 innocent civilians, including seven children, who were accidentally killed in a U.S. airstrike in Afghanistan in late August. The Aug. 29 strike was intended…
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Iraq’s Nujaba Spokesman Highlights Decline of US Power, Global Influence

Speaking in an Interview with Newsweek, Nasr al-Shammari explained the reasons for the entry of the movement into the war in Syria, citing evidence of a decline in American power and global influence, and describing the growing power of Washington’s…
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US, UK Citizens in Afghanistan Warned of Threats to Kabul Hotels

The United States and Britain have warned their citizens to avoid hotels in Afghanistan, days after dozens of people were killed at a mosque in an attack claimed by the Islamic State in Khorasan Province, ISKP (ISIS-K). The Taliban, which seized…
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US combat forces begin withdrawing from Iraq

The Iraqi army announced Thursday (Oct. 7) that US forces assigned to combat missions began to withdraw from the country.“The withdrawal is taking place according to the plan developed by the Joint Operations Command and in coordination with…
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UK government accused of ‘moral bankruptcy’ over Afghan resettlement after leaked email

The UK government has been accused of being “morally bankrupt” by a prestigious legal firm after a leaked email chain shows the Foreign Office has closed an inbox dedicated to helping Afghans flee the country.An email from the Foreign Office,…
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Afghanistan on Verge of Socioeconomic Collapse, European Union’s Top Diplomat Says

Afghanistan is facing a breakdown of its economic and social systems that risks turning into a humanitarian catastrophe, the European Union's foreign policy chief said on Sunday. Avoiding the worst-case scenario would require the Taliban to…
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US National Security Adviser to Travel to Saudi Arabia, UAE

US national security adviser Jake Sullivan will travel to the Middle East, including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), said the White House National Security Council on Monday, Anadolu Agency reported. According to a statement…
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US- And UK-Trained Afghan Soldiers Appear To Have Joined Taliban

Afghan soldiers trained by the US appear to have joined the Taliban 2.0 — giving the militants expertise along with the massive armory of US weapons of war they had already seized, according to a report. British officers have analyzed photographs…