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2010-02-04 10:08:00

KABUL, Afghanistan, Feb.

2008-08-11 09:00:05

At least 33 people, including eight civilians, died in a coalition airstrike in southern Afghanistan, military officials said Monday.

2008-07-14 09:00:05

World News IN BRIEF *KABUL A Taliban attack on a remote American base killed nine soldiers in Afghanistan yesterday. It was one of the deadliest attacks on US troops since the 2001 invasion.

2006-08-29 14:02:37

KABUL (Reuters) - U.S.-led forces in Afghanistan killed 18 suspected Taliban, the military said on Tuesday, while two Afghans died in a suicide bombing of a NATO convoy -- part of the worst violence since the fall of the Taliban 5 years ago.

2006-08-26 10:27:23

By Sayed Salahuddin KABUL (Reuters) - Two French soldiers have been killed in an ambush in Afghanistan, the French Defense Ministry said on Saturday, the latest casualties in the bloodiest stretch of violence since the Taliban were overthrown five years ago.

2006-08-19 09:08:56

KABUL (Reuters) - Four foreign soldiers were killed in two separate clashes in Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, the latest casualties among foreign forces in the rising violence by the Taliban.

2006-08-17 03:16:21

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up near an Afghan police post on Thursday, killing himself and wounding seven police in the volatile southern province of Uruzgan, the provincial police chief said.

2006-08-09 05:11:18

By James Grubel CANBERRA (Reuters) - Australia will send an extra 150 troops to Afghanistan due to the deteriorating security situation, Prime Minister John Howard said on Wednesday, briefly boosting Canberra's commitment to Afghanistan to more than 600.

2006-07-30 11:39:33

By Saeed Ali Achakzai SPIN BOLDAK, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Taliban insurgents threatened on Sunday to kill a Lebanese engineer captured in southern Afghanistan, a day before NATO takes over security in the south.

2006-07-30 01:46:39

By Saeed Ali Achakzai SPIN BOLDAK, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Taliban insurgents threatened on Sunday to kill a Lebanese engineer captured in southern Afghanistan, a day before NATO takes over security in the south.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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