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UK reaffirms commitment to Afghanistan

Cameron praises new Afghan president and PM on trip to Kabul Asia homepage

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US calls for probe into Afghanistan poll

Move comes amid claims of widespread fraud and as Abdullah Abdullah’s campaign branded the vote tally ‘a coup’ Asia homepage

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Afghanistan security probe after Kabul restaurant raid – BBC News

BBC News Afghanistan security probe after Kabul restaurant raidBBC NewsA number of Afghan officials have been suspended as an investigation is carried out into a suicide bomb and gun attack in Kabul that killed 21 people. The Taliban has admitted … Continue reading

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Briton Killed In Afghanistan Suicide Attack – Sky News

AFP Briton Killed In Afghanistan Suicide AttackSky NewsA British national is among 16 people killed as a suicide bomber and two gunmen target a restaurant popular with foreigners. 11:30pm UK, Friday 17 January 2014. Afghan police and special force soldiers … Continue reading

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US and Afghanistan clear way for pact

The bilateral security deal could clear the way for US troops to train and assist Afghan forces after the NATO combat mission ends in 2014 Asia homepage

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US in partial Afghanistan security deal – BBC News

BBC News US in partial Afghanistan security dealBBC NewsThe US and Afghanistan say they have resolved disagreements on a bilateral security deal after lengthy talks in Kabul, although differences remain. President Hamid Karzai said they were still divided over immunity … Continue reading

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Warlords and politicians vie to run Afghanistan

Warlords and politicians declare their candidacy ahead of the country’s first democratic handover of power since the overthrow of the Taliban in 2001 Asia homepage

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Afghanistan car bomb rocks US consulate

A Taliban attack, close to the US mission in Herat, leaves one Afghan translator dead and several other people wounded Asia homepage

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‘Escape from Taliban’ author shot dead in Afghanistan

KHOST, Afghanistan (Reuters) – An Indian author whose story was told in the movie “Escape from Taliban” was shot dead after returning to Afghanistan to make a documentary about women, police said on Friday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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ManTech International – A Contrarian Play On Sequestration And Afghanistan Drawdown

By Kedar Special Situations: Business Overview: ManTech (MANT) is a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the intelligence community; the departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Energy and Justice, including the Federal Bureau … Continue reading

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