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Posted on 5 June 2018 | 12:26 pm
Vandals desecrate Fort McMurray war memorial
Edmonton JournalVandals desecrate Fort McMurray war memorial for Afghanistan vetsEdmonton JournalThe Royal Canadian Legion is asking anyone with information about vandalism to the Afghanistan Fallen Veterans Memorial in Fort McMurray to contact police. The legion branch, located in Waterways, says that between 12:30 a.m. and 4:40 a.m. on June 4, ...
Posted on 5 June 2018 | 9:49 am
Network to combat migrant smuggling and
InfoMigrantsNetwork to combat migrant smuggling and people trafficking in AfghanistanInfoMigrantsA network of organizations working to stop people trafficking and migrant smuggling in Afghanistan has been launched in Kabul. The aim of the network run by the International Organization for Migration and funded by the US aid agency USAID, is to help ...
Posted on 5 June 2018 | 7:09 am
Former Afghanistan hostage Joshua Boyle
CTV NewsFormer Afghanistan hostage Joshua Boyle released on bailCTV NewsBoyle and Coleman were taken hostage in 2012 by a Taliban-linked group while they were on a backpacking trip in Afghanistan. They and the three children they had while in captivity were freed by Pakistani forces last October. Their dramatic rescue made ...
Posted on 5 June 2018 | 6:52 am
Mother of Soviet pilot downed in Afghanistan
TASSMother of Soviet pilot downed in Afghanistan 30 years ago hopes her son turns up aliveTASSROSTOV-ON-DON, June 5. /TASS/. Relatives and friends of Soviet military pilot Sergey Pantelyuk, a resident of Russia's Rostov Region, who went missing in Afghanistan 30 years ago, believe he was found there last week, the head of a local branch of the ...Soviet pilot Sergei Pantelyuk found alive 31 years after crash in ...The Timesall 4 news articles »
Posted on 5 June 2018 | 5:33 am
Hard Graft: The Wasteful War in Afghanistan
Corruption, fraud, theft, waste. These four dull horsemen of the auditor’s apocalypse are as common as violent death in Afghanistan and as the man responsible for overseeing the United States’ $109.7 billion reconstruction effort in the country, John ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:13 am
1,000 tonnes onion coming from Afghanistan
Onion supplies from Afghanistan have surged in the past few days with about 1,000 tonnes of kitchen staple coming per day to India through Attari-Wagah land route, say traders. As the import feasibility level is high in case of Afghanistan, supplies may ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:06 am
Onion import from Afghanistan increased to
Onion import from Afghanistan has increased as daily 20-25 big trucks carrying about 1,000 tonnes of commodity are coming into India through Attari-Wagah land route, Rajdeep Uppal, former Chairman of CII (Amritsar zone), told PTI. As the import feasibility ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:58 am
Can China Assert Itself in Afghanistan?
Confirmation of Mullah Omar’s death has confused an already difficult picture in Afghanistan. Precarious relations between Afghanistan and Pakistan have been pushed even closer to breaking point, and the one bright spot, that of increased regional ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:07 pm
Why is ISIS failing in Afghanistan?
New Delhi, Aug 28: The ISIS has not been finding the going smooth in Afghanistan. The ease with which it decimated the al-Qaeda in Iraq and Syria, one would have expected that the ISIS would make major gains in Afghanistan as well. However, the ISIS seems ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:22 pm