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KABUL: A roadside bombing killed three Afghan policemen in the country's south on Tuesday while a Nato service member died in an attack in eastern Afghanistan, officials said.">Attacks kill Nato soldier, three Afghan policemen
The Dawn, 14 August 2014
KABUL: A roadside bombing killed three Afghan policemen in the country's south on Tuesday while a Nato service member died in an attack in eastern Afghanistan, officials said.

KABUL — A suicide bombing killed at least four people, including a woman and two children, and wounded more than 20 on a major commercial boulevard in the Afghan capital just before midday Sunday, police officials and witnesses said.">4 Afghans die in suicide bomb attack in Kabul
The Washington Post, 12 August 2014
KABUL — A suicide bombing killed at least four people, including a woman and two children, and wounded more than 20 on a major commercial boulevard in the Afghan capital just before midday Sunday, police officials and witnesses said.

KABUL — Airstrikes and night raids by U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan have left “thousands” of victims and their families without justice, the human rights group Amnesty International said Monday in a detailed and hard-hitting report.">Amnesty International accuses U.S., NATO of human rights abuses in Afghanistan
The Washington Post, 12 August 2014
KABUL — Airstrikes and night raids by U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan have left “thousands” of victims and their families without justice, the human rights group Amnesty International said Monday in a detailed and hard-hitting...

KABUL: A suicide car bomber targeted a convoy of foreign forces in the capital Kabul on Sunday, killing at least four Afghan civilians, including children, and wounding dozens, Afghan security officials said.">Four killed as suicide bomber targets foreign troops in Kabul
Daily Times, 11 August 2014
KABUL: A suicide car bomber targeted a convoy of foreign forces in the capital Kabul on Sunday, killing at least four Afghan civilians, including children, and wounding dozens, Afghan security officials said.

KABUL: Afghanistan’s rival presidential candidates have signed a deal to cooperate on the formation of a government of national unity, both candidates told a news conference following meetings with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday.">Rival Afghan presidential candidates sign deal to cooperate
Daily Times, 9 August 2014
KABUL: Afghanistan’s rival presidential candidates have signed a deal to cooperate on the formation of a government of national unity, both candidates told a news conference following meetings with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday.

WASHINGTON — Harold J. Greene, the two-star Army general who became the highest-ranking U.S. military officer to be killed in either of America’s post-9/11 wars, was an engineer who rose through the ranks as an expert in developing and fielding the Army’s war materiel. He was on his first deployment to a war zone.">General killed in Afghan attack was engineer
The Washington Post, 8 August 2014
WASHINGTON — Harold J. Greene, the two-star Army general who became the highest-ranking U.S. military officer to be killed in either of America’s post-9/11 wars, was an engineer who rose through the ranks as an expert in developing and fielding...

KABUL — The Obama administration kept up pressure on the squabblingpolitical rivals vying to be Afghanistan’s next leader, dispatching Secretary of State John F. Kerry to Kabul on Thursday as an audit of disputed presidential election results ground on.">Kerry visits Kabul to push for fast recount in disputed presidential election
The Washington Post, 8 August 2014
KABUL — The Obama administration kept up pressure on the squabblingpolitical rivals vying to be Afghanistan’s next leader, dispatching Secretary of State John F. Kerry to Kabul on Thursday as an audit of disputed presidential election...

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Obama administration on Thursday stepped up efforts to press Afghanistan’s two feuding presidential candidates to end their dispute over June elections, accept the results of an ongoing audit of all ballots and form a national unity government by early September.">Kerry urges Afghan candidates to end dispute
The Washington Post, 8 August 2014
KABUL, Afghanistan — The Obama administration on Thursday stepped up efforts to press Afghanistan’s two feuding presidential candidates to end their dispute over June elections, accept the results of an ongoing audit of all ballots and form...

KABUL — Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene, the highest-ranking U.S. military officer killed in a war zone in four decades, died not at the hand of a sworn enemy but from a burst of gunfire by a soldier in an allied army who had been largely paid, trained and equipped with American and NATO support.">Afghan troops’ rocky past offers clues into shooting that killed U.S. general
The Washington Post, 8 August 2014
KABUL — Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene, the highest-ranking U.S. military officer killed in a war zone in four decades, died not at the hand of a sworn enemy but from a burst of gunfire by a soldier in an allied army who had been largely paid,...

KABUL — The Obama administration kept up pressure on the squabblingpolitical rivals vying to be Afghanistan’s next leader, dispatching Secretary of State John F. Kerry to Kabul on Thursday as an audit of disputed presidential election results ground on.">Kerry visits Kabul to push for fast recount in disputed presidential election
The Washington Post, 8 August 2014
KABUL — The Obama administration kept up pressure on the squabblingpolitical rivals vying to be Afghanistan’s next leader, dispatching Secretary of State John F. Kerry to Kabul on Thursday as an audit of disputed presidential election...

WASHINGTON: Leading Republican lawmakers urged President Barack Obama on Wednesday to reconsider his plan to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan as the country was still in a state of war">Lawmakers want Obama to review Afghan pullout policy
The Dawn, 7 August 2014
WASHINGTON: Leading Republican lawmakers urged President Barack Obama on Wednesday to reconsider his plan to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan as the country was still in a state of war

KABUL - A man in Afghan military uniform opened fire on NATO troops at an army training centre in Kabul on Tuesday, reportedly killing a US general and wounding at least 19 other people, including a senior German officer.">US’ general killed, Germany’s wounded in Kabul shooting
The Nation, 7 August 2014
KABUL - A man in Afghan military uniform opened fire on NATO troops at an army training centre in Kabul on Tuesday, reportedly killing a US general and wounding at least 19 other people, including a senior German officer.

Pakistani schoolgirl activist Malala Yousafzai took a trip to Caribbean where she was not only honoured with scholarships and book signing ceremonies but enjoyed herself with family at gala events and local festivals.">Malala honoured in the Caribbean
The Dawn, 3 August 2014
Pakistani schoolgirl activist Malala Yousafzai took a trip to Caribbean where she was not only honoured with scholarships and book signing ceremonies but enjoyed herself with family at gala events and local festivals.

ISLAMBAD: Pakistan summoned a senior Afghan diplomat on Wednesday and registered a protest over a skirmish during which Pakistani security forces foiled a militant attack on a checkpost on the Pak-Afghan border.">FO registers protest over clash on Pak-Afghan border
The Dawn, 31 July 2014
ISLAMBAD: Pakistan summoned a senior Afghan diplomat on Wednesday and registered a protest over a skirmish during which Pakistani security forces foiled a militant attack on a checkpost on the Pak-Afghan border.

KABUL, Afghanistan — Attacks across Afghanistan, including hundreds of Taliban fighters swarming police checkpoints across the south, killed at least 15 people Saturday, officials said, as a recount in the country’s presidential election halted before a major holiday.">15 killed in Afghan attacks as vote count stops
The Washington Post, 28 July 2014
KABUL, Afghanistan — Attacks across Afghanistan, including hundreds of Taliban fighters swarming police checkpoints across the south, killed at least 15 people Saturday, officials said, as a recount in the country’s presidential election halted...

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