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Top experts warn that the standing of the US as the 'partner of choice' for ...

The Daily Mail 05 Dec 2021
Ernst, 51, said US credibility was 'jeopardized in the last year with the hasty and haphazard withdrawal of Afghanistan.' RELATED ARTICLES ... Marine Corps Lance Corporal Kareem Mae'Lee Grant Nikoui who was killed in action while stationed at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan on Thursday, August 26, 2021.
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A bomb, a death, a war’s painful legacy: Remembering the first Californian killed in Afghanistan

The Los Angeles Times 05 Dec 2021
The first Californian to die in Afghanistan, he lies in Arlington National Cemetery ... bomb to target his position in Afghanistan ... Cody, 28, had boarded a helicopter for a predawn flight into Afghanistan on Dec ... When she met him at Los Angeles International Airport in early 1998, they hugged, and he knelt down and presented her with a ring and a poem.
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Arnold Palmer airport officials in Unity to dedicate flag tribute to fallen service members

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 04 Dec 2021
26 in a bombing outside the Kabul airport during efforts to rescue refugees fleeing Afghanistan ... The memorial’s setting at the local airport also is a fitting tribute to those service members who gave their lives near the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Afghanistan, he said.
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Ernst should back Afghan Adjustment Act

The Gazette Cedar Rapids 04 Dec 2021
Air Force C-17 Globemaster III, as they are transported from Hamid Karzai International Airport in Afghanistan, Sunday, Aug ... The Taliban on Sunday swept into Kabul, the Afghan capital, after capturing most of Afghanistan ... pullout of Afghanistan, Afghan refugees have come to the ...
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The Taliban’s unconvincing war on ISIS-K

Asiatimes 04 Dec 2021
Unlike other militant outfits in Afghanistan, ISIS-K has long been at ideological and motivational loggerheads with the Taliban, not least in its transnational agenda ... Since, ISIS-K has ramped up its activities and operations in Afghanistan, including in the capital Kabul and the heartland province of Kandahar.
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Taliban bans forced marriage of women in Afghanistan

Winston-Salem Journal 03 Dec 2021
soldiers stand guard along the perimeter at the international airport in Kabul, Afghanistan ... Air Force C-17 Globemaster III aircraft in support of the Afghanistan evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan ... Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan.
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About 500 Afghan refugees have arrived in Nebraska; resettlement agencies swamped

Lincoln Journal Star 03 Dec 2021
soldiers stand guard along the perimeter at the international airport in Kabul, Afghanistan ... Air Force C-17 Globemaster III aircraft in support of the Afghanistan evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan ... Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan.
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Rising geopolitical tensions brighten gold’s appeal

Mining Dot Com 03 Dec 2021
... Afghanistan in the 1980s ... Afghanistan ... A double suicide bombing at Kabul airport in August, carried out by Islamic State, claimed dozens of lives including 13 US service members, proving that Afghanistan remains a staging ground for attacks against the United States and its allies.
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The 'kind heart' who gave an Afghan family a new home

BBC News 03 Dec 2021
Burhan Vesal had been an interpreter for British forces in Afghanistan ... We kept in touch with Burhan as he risked his life and the lives of his wife Narcis, a gynaecologist, and son Sepehr to leave Afghanistan. They endured the chaos at the airport and managed to get onto an RAF flight the day before a suicide bomb at Kabul airport.
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One of three Russian planes with evacuees from Afghanistan lands in Moscow

Beijing News 02 Dec 2021
The first plane with Russian and Afghan citizens evacuated from Afghanistan has landed at the Chkalovsky airport in the Moscow Region, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Wednesday ... landing at the Chkalovsky airport in the Moscow Region," the Russian ministry said in a statement.
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Americans must leave region or will be forced to run away: Quds Force cmdr.

Press TV 02 Dec 2021
The Americans established a government in Afghanistan in a matter of 20 years, a government that could not resist for 20 days and they even failed to fly their own people out of the Kabul airport,” Qa'ani said. US occupation of Afghanistan brought nothing but death and destruction.
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Enterprise Opens at Colombia’s Medellin International Airport

The Eastern Herald 02 Dec 2021
2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Enterprise Holdings announced today that it has opened at Colombia’s Medellin International Airport ... Noida International Airport to Boost Realty Sector in Noida, Faridabad Karzai International Airport Kabul will remain shut down for 48 hours Afghanistan..
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UN fears sectarian violence that could ‘fracture’ Ethiopia

Arab News 02 Dec 2021
While the UN was intent on staying to provide aid regardless, he said fears abound among expatriates like diplomats and others in Addis that the country could witness scenes reminiscent of the chaotic airport evacuation after the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan in August.
photo: AP / Ben Curtis, File
In this Saturday, May 8, 2021 file photo, Ethiopian government soldiers ride in the back of a truck on a road near Agula, north of Mekele, in the Tigray region of northern Ethiopia
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UN fears sectarian violence that could 'fracture' Ethiopia

Urdu Point 02 Dec 2021
- 'Misery' - While the UN was intent on staying to provide aid regardless, he said fears abound among expatriates like diplomats and others in Addis that the country could witness scenes reminiscent of the chaotic airport evacuation after the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan in August.
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In Flee, one Afghan refugee’s story comes to vibrant, animated life

Vox 02 Dec 2021
Flee is an extraordinary documentary that mixes recorded interviews and animation to terrific effect. Neon. It’s one of 2021’s best films. Near the end of Flee , the main subject Amin — who fled Kabul, Afghanistan, with his family in the ’90s, when he was a young teenager — is in an airport ... You’re afraid to trust anyone. Even your partner ... .
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