Afghan military faces surge in roadside bombs; 100 gov't troops killed each week by IEDs It had been planted not just to kill ... or improvised explosive devices. "Fighting them face-to-face is not a problem for us; our weakness is mines, we have some weakness countering mines," Jan said. After 12 years of war, roadside bombs are the No ... 10/3/2013 - 3:20 am | View Link
Afghan military faces surge in roadside bombs It had been planted not just to kill ... or improvised explosive devices. “Fighting them face-to-face is not a problem for us; our weakness is mines, we have some weakness countering mines,” Jan said. After 12 years of war, roadside bombs are the ... 10/3/2013 - 2:57 am | View Link
Bombs kill 11 Afghan children, two NATO soldiers, six others The Afghan army and police are fighting the insurgency this year with little or no help from international forces that have been in Afghanistan since the 2001 U.S.-led invasion to ... from suicide bombings to improvised bombs that are often accidentally ... 06/3/2013 - 10:31 am | View Link
Afghan Taliban kill 4 police in checkpoint attacks The U.S.-led ... oust the Taliban from power over its sheltering of al-Qaida's leadership in the wake of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. The Taliban have littered many of the country's roads with improvised bombs that often kill civilians ... 06/2/2013 - 3:44 am | View Link
Afghan Taliban kill 4 police in checkpoint attacks The U.S.-led military coalition ends its mission next year ... 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. The Taliban have littered many of the country’s roads with improvised bombs that often kill civilians instead of security forces. 06/2/2013 - 3:39 am | View Link
iCasualties | Operation Enduring Freedom | Afghanistan Three Indian nationals abducted by the Taliban in Afghanistan were rescued during an operation by elite Afghan troops though at least one more Indian continues to be ... 08/20/2014 - 4:33 pm | View Website
Afghanistan: Map, History from Answers.com Afghanistan (ăfgăn'ĭstăn', ăfgän'ĭstän'), officially Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, republic (2005 est. pop. 29,929,000), 249,999 sq mi (647,497 sq km), S ... 08/20/2014 - 1:34 pm | View Website
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Civilian casualties in the War in Afghanistan (2001 ... Year: Civilians killed as a result of insurgent actions: Civilians killed as a result of U.S-led military actions: Civilians killed as a result of the war 08/20/2014 - 10:57 am | View Website
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Subianto, a former general with close links to the country's former dictator Suharto, has alleged massive fraud in the July 9 polls and filed a complaint at the Constitutional Court, which was due to rule on it later Thursday.
Police and legal experts said the court is highly unlikely to rule in Subianto's favor given the nature of evidence he has presented at the court so far and the number of votes he would have to have overturned to ensure victory.
A Kansas state agency has shuttered a Wichita group home after regulators say they found improperly stored medications, rodent infestations and unlicensed staff members.
The state also revoked the license for the substance abuse treatment group home.