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  1. Moscow Accuses US of Supporting ISIS in Afghanistan

    Islamtimes.org - Yemen 05.27 / 05:45 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Russia accused the US and NATO of "covering up their own support for terrorists, primarily ISIS militants" in…
  2. Roadside bomb kills 10 civilians in Afghanistan

    Sify.com - India 05.27 / 04:15 sify.com
    Kabul: Ten civilians were killed and six others wounded in an explosion in Afghanistan's Herat province, local media reports said.The incident occurred on Friday, when a moving vehicle ran over an Improvised Explosive Device in Adraskan District of the province, 640 km west of national capital of Kabul, according to a report by Tolo News.All people aboard the vehicle were affected by the explosion and those among the victims were several women and children, Xinhua news agency…
  3. Afghanistan and Australia to sign key agreements during Ghani’s visit

    Khaama.com - Business 05.27 / 00:30 khaama.com
    The Afghan and Australian officials are expected to sign key agreements as President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani is expected to hold talks with the country’s officials today. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, said the agreements covering economic cooperation will be signed in the presence of President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and the Australian Prime Minister. Read the full a…
  4. Chula Vista Dedicates 7 New Streets to Military Killed in Afghanistan and Iraq

    Timesofsandiego.com - San Diego 05.26 / 23:13 timesofsandiego.com
    The city of Chula Vista dedicated seven new streets Friday that are named for local members of the military killed in Afghanistan and Iraq. The roadways are in the Village 2 development in Otay Ranch. The naming stemmed from a partnership between the city and developer Baldwin & Sons. Around 200 people attended the ceremony,…
  5. David Michod's 'War Machine' uses satire to cast a critical eye on the war in Afghanistan

    Scpr.org - California 05.26 / 23:09 scpr.org
    David Michod (in black) is the writer/director of "War Machine," which stars Brad Pitt (left).; Credit: Francois Duhamel / Netflix John Horn with Monica Bushman | The FrameWhat does a war movie look like in the Trump Era? One of the first, in theaters and on Netflix today, is “War Machine” from Australian writer/director David Michod. The film employs a heavy dose of satire to cast a critical eye on the ongoing war in Afghanistan. Michod’s screenplay is adapted from the book, “The Ope…
  6. Top ISIS leaders among 7 killed in latest anti-IS operations in East of Afghanistan

    Khaama.com - Afghanistan 05.26 / 22:11 khaama.com
    At least seven militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group’s offshoot in Afghanistan, ISIS Khurasan, including two of their top leaders were killed in the latest anti-IS operations in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The Nangarhar police commandment in a statement said the militants were killed during the Silab-4 Read the full a…
  7. IMF approves $6.2m disbursement for Afghanistan under Extended Credit Facility

    Khaama.com - Afghanistan 05.26 / 22:11 khaama.com
    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved $6.2 million for Afghanistan under the Extended Credit Facility, the Washington-based international organization said Thursday. According to a statement by IMF “On May 24, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the first review of the arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) [1] for Afghanistan.” Read the full artic…
  8. Young joins Afghanistan war skeptics in Congress

    Ktoo.org - Alaska (AK) 05.26 / 20:11 ktoo.org
    Alaska U.S. Rep. Don Young wants to know why Americans are still fighting in Afghanistan. He has co-sponsored a bill that would end funding for the war in a year, unless the president and Congress affirm the need for…
  9. El Dorado County Sergeant Returns From 2nd Deployment In Afghanistan

    A local deputy is back home after a nine-month deployment in the Middle…
  10. 18 Afghan soldiers killed in clash with Taliban in Kandahar, Afghanistan

    Upi.com -World 05.26 / 15:58 www.upi.com
    At least 18 Afghan soldiers died in a Taliban attack on a Kandahar province, Afghanistan, military base earlier this week, government sources…
  11. NATO in Doubts Over Training Missions in Iraq, Afghanistan

    Aina.org - Technology 05.26 / 14:36 aina.org
    NATO member states have not decided how many troops should take part in training mission in Afghanistan in 2018 and if bloc should provide support for Kurdish Peshmerga in Iraq, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said in a press briefing on…
  12. Afghanistan announces squad for ODI and T20 series against West Indies

    Khaama.com - All Sports 05.26 / 13:31 khaama.com
    The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) officials on Tuesday announced the national cricket team squad for the upcoming series of matches against West Indies. The head of the Afghanistan Cricket Board selection committee Nawroz Mangal told reporters that West Indies is an experienced team and therefore the Afghanistan Cricket Board has done its best to select Read the full…
  13. Iran FM Visit to Afghanistan: Tehran Worries, Kabul Challenges

    Islamtimes.org - Yemen 05.26 / 13:01 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - The Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif visited Kabul Saturday, May 7, to discuss with the Afghan officials a set of issues as Tehran raises security concerns majorly caused by recent developments in the neighboring…
  14. Iran denounces attacks on clinics in Afghanistan, Yemen, Syria, Palestine

    En.mehrnews.com - Politics 05.26 / 08:29 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, May. 26 (MNA) – Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran at UN headquarters in New York Gholamali Khoshroo voiced Iran’s concern over increasing number of attacks on clinical cen…
  15. Indonesia Becoming the New Afghanistan

    Livetradingnews.com - Finance 05.26 / 06:38 livetradingnews.com
    Indonesia Becoming the New Afghanistan Indonesia Faces Downgrades as Islamic Extremism Spreads. Government Acceptance of Terrorism and Extremism is a Danger to Regional Nations. Indonesia has an active and violent ISIS community that is continuing to grow it’s influence in the world’s largest Muslim nation. Indonesia is embracing Islamic extremism and that is a danger […] The post Indonesia Becoming the New Afghanistan appeared first on Live Trading…
  16. Roshan to launch 4G services in Afghanistan

    Khaama.com - Business 05.26 / 00:02 khaama.com
    The Roshan Telecommunications service provider in Afghanistan announced Tuesday that the company will soon launch the fourth generation internet 4G services in the near future. A statement by Roshan Telecom said “Roshan has already invested over $100 million in its 3G network since launching services in 2013 and this reinforces the company’s commitment to providing Read the full art…
  17. MD Helicopters to support MD 530F Cayuse Warrior in Afghanistan

    Upi.com -Business 05.25 / 23:02 www.upi.com
    MD Helicopters Inc. has received a $76.7 million contract for logistical and contractor support for the MD 530F helicopter for the Afghanistan air…
  18. Afghanistan: Lose The Battle But Win The War

    Khaama.com - Afghanistan 05.25 / 22:23 khaama.com
    NATO heads of state and government should be aware of these challenges and a solution about Afghanistan. While the summit of these leaders will be held on Thursday 25 May 2017 in Brussels, Belgium, their mission in Afghanistan faces enormous challenges. The mainstream media either forgot about Afghanistan or talk mostly about losing the war. Read the full…
  19. Britain planning to deploy more troops to Afghanistan

    Rinf.com - U.S. 05.25 / 20:11 rinf.com
    The United Kingdom is planning to send more troops to Afghanistan where insecurity is increasing despite the fact that the US and its allies have deployed thousands of forces there since 2001.   “The UK is prepared to increase its contribution to troops in a non-combat role to demonstrate our continued support for the NATO …
  20. Britain planning to deploy more troops to Afghanistan

    Presstv.com - Media 05.25 / 18:24 presstv.com
    The United Kingdom is planning to send more troops to…