Tag Archives: War in Afghanistan

20Aug/17

Trump has made Afghanistan decision after ‘rigorous’ review: Mattis

President Donald Trump has a made a decision on the United States’ strategy for Afghanistan after a “sufficiently rigorous” review process, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Sunday. Continue reading

14Apr/17

U.S. releases video of ‘mother of all bombs’ strike in Afghanistan

The U.S. military releases video of the ‘mother of all bombs’ strike used in Afghanistan on ISIS targets, one of the largest non-nuclear devices ever unleashed in combat.

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03Oct/15

File of Medecins Sans Frontieres Kunduz hospital that was hit by an airstrike

An air strike hits a Medecins Sans Frontieres hospital in Kunduz, killing at least 19 people in what the U.S. military called possible “collateral damage” in a battle to oust Taliban insurgents.

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01Aug/15

Calais camp migrants learn French at makeshift school

Migrants at a makeshift camp in Calais learn French to help with asylum applications, as tensions rise around French shipping port.

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26Mar/15

Former U.S. war prisoner Bergdahl faces possible life in prison

Ex-U.S. war prisoner U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl is charged with desertion, misbehavior.
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22Mar/15

Women activists bear coffin of woman killed in mob lynching

Women’s rights activists carry the coffin of an Afghan woman who was beaten to death and set alight after being accused of burning pages of the Koran, as she is buried in Kabul.

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03Mar/15

Former CIA director Petraeus pleads guilty to federal charge -DOJ

Former CIA director David Petraeus pleads guilty in federal court to a charge of unauthorized removal and retention of classified information, the U.S. Justice Department says.

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