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 No ... 10/2/2013 - 10:23 pm | 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 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 - 3:44 am | View Link
Afghan Improvised Bombs Kill Fewer U.S.-Led Troops Washington, DC (written by Tom Vanden Brook/USA Today) -- 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 ... 06/27/2012 - 1:25 am | 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 ... 06/26/2012 - 7:16 pm | View Link
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In a surprising move after Russia flexed its military might in the Crimean Peninsula, Ukraine's new leadership has reached out to oligarchs for help - appointing them as governors in eastern regions where loyalties to Moscow are strong.
A new exhibition is looking at the history of Chinese and U. S. relations through mail and stamps at the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum.
Highlights include an 1849 letter to an American opium trader, rare proofs of stamps from the China Bureau of Engraving and Printing and original artwork from the U.
On a day of raging weather but no visible sign of back pain, Woods failed to make a single birdie in the 10 holes he played before darkness stopped the opening round.
The debut of the new Blue Monster — and the return of Woods, who withdrew Sunday from the Honda Classic with lower back pain — received an incomplete grade when the opening round of this World Golf Championship didn't finish because of the delay.
Russell Henley, coming off a playoff win last week at the Honda Classic, made only one par in six holes on the back nine — two birdies, three bogeys.
Stenson might have hit the most memorable shot of the day — a cold shank from the middle of the second fairway that sailed at a 45-degree angle into bushes.
Rory McIlroy got off to a blazing start with four birdies in five holes, only to end the back nine with back-to-back bogeys with a long three-putt bogey and a tee shot on the 18th that caught the edge of the water and bounded into the hazard.
 he bounced back on the par-5 first hole by smashing a tee shot so far with help from the wind and the firm fairways that he had a 7-iron left from 213 yards.
Dufner said he hasn't had to think his way around a golf course this much since he was at Muirfield last year for the British Open, even though the tracks are nothing alike.
In Egypt's newest reality television show, contestants sold fruit juice from push carts in Cairo's busiest market and later organized a desert safari for tourists, hustling to make sales in the capital's crowded streets.
Two lines of trenches face off across No Man's Land. A soldier marches, rifle in hand, along a ditch. These are instantly familiar images of World War I - but this is Britain, a century on and an English Channel away from the battlefields of the Western Front.