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Afghanistan: Eyeing the Exits




Afghanistan - Seminary torched in Taliban-controlled town




Taliban Launch Co-ordinated Attacks in Eastern Afghanistan




Pakistan accuses Afghanistan of backing Taliban enemy




Infighting kills 3 Taliban commanders in northern Afghanistan




Al Qaeda emir for Kunar, deputy, and facilitator killed in airstrikes

Mufti Assad, the emir for Kunar, and his deputy, Yusuf, were killed in the Aug. 3 airstrike in the Watahpur district. Both al Qaeda leaders were Pakistani citizens. Fatah Gul, an al Qaeda facilitator who ran training camps, was killed in a separate strike.


Turkish Alawites Fear Spillover of Violence From Syria




Acid attacks, poison: What Afghan girls risk by going to school




IMU announces death of emir, names new leader

usman_adil.jpgThe al Qaeda-linked Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan has announced the death of its emir, Abu Usman Adil, in a drone strike in Pakistan in April, and named Usman Ghazi to replace him. Adil was responsible for ramping up the IMU's activities in Afghanistan.


Afghan lawmakers vote to dismiss security ministers




In Afghanistan, targeted attacks on leaders an ominous trend




9 Afghans Killed in Latest Ethnic Violence




In Afghanistan, US Packs War Gear for the Movers




Pakistan's extremists whip up frenzy over Burma's Muslims




Months after Americans leave, an Afghan base in disrepair




50 US troops must be 'blown to smithereens' for America to take Haqqani Network, Pakistan seriously




UPDATE 1-NATO should finish job in Afghanistan, Putin says




French hand over base in Afghanistan




Taliban deny media report that they seek split with al Qaeda

A report that the Taliban were prepared to sever ties with al Qaeda was written "without any confirmation by the cultural commission or an official of the Islamic Emirate," the top spokesman said.


Taliban cheers reopening of NATO supply line