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War against Islamic State
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Taliban Sends Hundreds of Fighters to Eastern Afghanistan to Wage War against Islamic State

The Taliban has expanded its shadowy war against the Islamic State branch in Afghanistan, deploying hundreds more fighters to this eastern province in an increasingly violent fight and critical test of the group’s counterterrorism abilities…
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War is Over — Again

by : Staff , LIBERTARIAN The United States’ war in Afghanistan is over. While there is much to say and much more that can never be put into words, let us be clear on this point: The Libertarian Party supports the full removal of US troops…
India Hosts Talks
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India Hosts Talks on Afghanistan, But No Afghan Official Invited

India is hosting senior security officials from Russia, Iran and five Central Asian countries to discuss the situation in Afghanistan, but no Afghan representative is in attendance. India’s archrival Pakistan and China also declined to attend…
US government and Afghanistan
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TheU.S. government quietly removed more than 130,000 Kirby photos and videos from public view

Pentagon has quietly removed a massive collection of Afghanistan War footage totaling more than 120,000 photos and 17,000 videos from its official visual record. The images and videos, which date back more than a decade, were previously published…
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Failure to Recognize Afghanistan Government Could Have Global Effects, Warn Taliban

The Taliban called on the US and other countries on Saturday to recognize their government in Afghanistan, saying that a failure to do so and the continued freezing of Afghan funds abroad would lead to problems not only for the country but…
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Groups say Biden administration not helping their effort to get endangered Afghans out of Afghanistan

The wrenching scenes of Afghans fleeing a chaotic Kabul disappeared from television screens weeks ago, but thousands are still in danger and desperate to get out of the country. Now a large, national coalition of legal and community groups…
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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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Blast at Afghan Mosque Kills Dozens as Shiites Are Targeted Again

Multiple Islamic State suicide bombers at a mosque in southern Afghanistan killed dozens of people and wounded dozens more during Friday Prayer, the second such attack on a Shiite place of worship on successive Fridays in the country. The attack,…
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Russia’s Putin Says U.S. Involvement in Afghanistan Led to Tragedy

The United States' involvement in Afghanistan has led to tragedy, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday, one week before Russia is due to host the Taliban in Moscow. After the United States and its allies withdrew their troops…
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International Aid to Afghanistan Will Enrich the Haqqani Network, House Republican Argues

International plans to provide humanitarian aid to Afghanistan are bound to enrich the hardened terrorists at the core of the Taliban's new regime, according to a House Republican who deployed to Afghanistan in the U.S. Army. "If they believe…