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Aug 20, 2014

Kabul Expels New York Times Reporter

Afghanistan ordered a New York Times correspondent to leave the country within 24 hours and barred him from returning over a story he wrote saying a group of officials were considering seizing power... #Afghanistan #Kabul #New York Times Company

Aug 20, 2014

International soldier dies after reported stabbing in Afghanistan

An international soldier in Afghanistan died of wounds suffered in an attack Wednesday, the U.S.-led military coalition said, hours after witnesses said a foreign national was stabbed in the neck in a Kabul marketplace... #Afghanistan #Kabul

Aug 07, 2014

Body of American general killed in Afghanistan flown to US

Maj. Gen. Harold Greene was killed Tuesday when an turncoat Afghan solider opened fire at a Kabul military Body of American general killed in Afghanistan flown to US base. He is the highest-ranking American officer killed in combat since the Vietnam ... #Afghanistan #Kabul

Aug 05, 2014

Afghan ‘Insider’ Attack at Base Kills 1, Wounds 15

(KABUL, Afghanistan) — A man dressed in an Afghan army uniform opened fire Tuesday on foreign troops at a military base, killing at least one NATO soldier and wounding 15, including a German brigadier general, authorities said. MoreSuicide Bomber Kil... #Afghanistan #NATO

Aug 05, 2014

U.S. two-star general killed in Kabul shooting: report

An American two-star general was killed and about 15 other soldiers were wounded when a gunman, clad in an Afghan army uniform, opened fire on a Kabul military training base Tuesday... #Afghanistan #NATO

Aug 07, 2014

John Kerry meets with Afghan candidates in Kabul, urges end to dispute

U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry met with Afghanistan’s dueling presidential candidates Thursday in an unannounced visit to push for a resolution of the country's disputed election... #Afghanistan #John F. Kerry #Kabul

Aug 05, 2014

Attack at Afghan Base Kills U.S. Soldier, Wounds 15

Update: Aug. 5, 10:29 a.m. ET MoreU.S. General Officer Killed in ‘Insider Attack’ in AfghanistanSuicide Bomber Kills Afghan President’s CousinAmerica's Fed Up: Obama Approval Rating Hits New Low NBC NewsHawaii Faces Potential Back-to-Back Storms NBC ... #Afghanistan #NBC News #Barack Obama

Aug 10, 2014

Afghanistan: Blast targeting convoy kills 4 civilians in Kabul

A suicide blast targeting a foreign military convoy has killed at least four civilians in the Afghan capital, authorities said... #Kabul #Afghanistan

Aug 08, 2014

Afghan Candidates Agree to Resolve Dispute

(KABUL, Afghanistan) — Afghanistan’s feuding presidential candidates agreed Friday to resolve their election dispute and said they would set an inauguration date before the end of August. MoreAirstrikes Begin: U.S. Navy Planes Drop Bombs on ISIS Forc... #Afghanistan #NBC News #Hawaii

Aug 05, 2014

Afghan insider's killing of U.S. general marks grim renewal of tactic

A gunman believed to be an Afghan soldier opened fire Tuesday at a military academy in Kabul, killing a U.S. Army major general and wounding 14 others in one of the bloodiest fratricidal attacks of the 13-year war in Afghanistan... #Afghanistan #Kabul