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 - 2:59 am | View Link
Bomb kills 10 Afghan children, 2 NATO troops The Afghan army and police are this year fighting the insurgency 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 accidentally detonated by ... 06/2/2013 - 11:30 pm | 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 - 12:10 pm | 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. An explosion from ... 06/1/2013 - 11:10 pm | View Link
Afghan improvised bombs kill fewer U.S.-led troops WASHINGTON – U.S.-led troop deaths from makeshift bombs in Afghanistan are dropping sharply even though the number of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) planted by insurgents are near record levels, Pentagon data show. Now, less than half of troop ... 06/26/2012 - 2:07 pm | View Link
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 12/21/2014 - 7:48 pm | View Website
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iCasualties | Operation Enduring Freedom | Afghanistan The defense ministry of Afghanistan says to have killed 62 insurgents in Kunar’s Dangam district including Ahmad Khan who was named by the Taliban as the district ... 12/21/2014 - 4:28 pm | View Website
iCasualties | Operation Enduring Freedom | Afghanistan Taliban militants detonated a suicide bomb and stormed a bank in southern Afghanistan today, killing at least six people as the country endures a rise in violence ... 12/21/2014 - 8:28 am | View Website
Helmand Blog BBC News South Asia Website Lashkar Gah, the capital of Afghanistan's Helmand province, was a war zone when the BBC's Bilal Sarwary visited four years ago. 12/20/2014 - 10:48 pm | View Website
North Korea experienced sweeping and progressively worse Internet outages extending into Monday, with one computer expert saying the country’s online access is “totally down.”
President Obama said Friday the U. S. government expected to respond to the hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., which he described as an expensive act of “cybervandalism” that he blamed on North Korea.
“We aren’t going to discuss, you know, publicly operational details about the possible response options or comment on those kind of reports in any way except to say that as we implement our responses, some will be seen, some may not be seen,” State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said.
Sony canceled plans to release the movie after a group of hackers made terroristic threats against theaters that planned to show it.
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UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States and other Western members of the U. N. Security Council on Monday slammed North Korea's human rights record after voting to over-rule China's objections and add the hermit state to the council's agenda.
DRESDEN, Germany (Reuters) - More than 17,000 people took part in Germany's largest anti-immigrant rally to date on Monday in the eastern city of Dresden, gathering to sing Christmas carols and listen to speakers complain about immigrants and asylum-seekers.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Washington's U. N. envoy on Monday dismissed as absurd North Korean demands for a joint U. S.-North Korean investigation of the hacking of Sony Pictures and threats of retaliation if the United States refused.
AMMAN (Reuters) - Prominent Jordanian Muslim Brotherhood figure Zaki Bani Rushaid went on trial on Monday on charges of "souring ties with a foreign country" after he criticized the United Arab Emirates for designating his organization as a terrorist group.