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#98 A is for Afghanistan

“The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one’s appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.” Amelia Earhart… 5.511 more words

HUM Raised the Issue of Genocide of Hazaras in the 8th UN Session on Minorities Issues in Geneva

Hazara United Movement (HUM), United Kingdom sent a delegation of Hazara Diaspora to the 8th UN Session on Minority Issues in Geneva, Switzerland. The two-day conference was held on 24th and 25th of this month with side events taking place and addressing the issues faced by minorities world-over. 1.001 more words


US Issues Report on Airstrike on DWB Afghan Hospital

On October 3, 2015, a US AC-130 plane bombed a hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, that was operated by Doctors Without Borders (DWB). According to DWB, at least 30 people were killed: 13 staff members, 10 patients, and 7 yet-unidentified bodies. 721 more words

Civilian Casualties

Pentagon Faces More Scrutiny Over $766 Million Task Force

Senators were already questioning why the Defense Department was restricting a government watchdog. Now there are criminal investigations and questions about retaliation against a whistleblower. 1.089 more words

Military Madness

Afghan-Canadian community holds vigil, calls for action after seven beheaded

The Afghan-Canadian Community of Ottawa held a vigil on Parliament Hill Saturday to denounce the beheading of Hazaras in Zabul in early November.

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Analysis: US bombing of Afghan hospital may help Israel face its own demons

On October 3, a US AC-130 gunship turned a hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, into a crater, killing at least 30 civilians, including personnel from Doctors Without Borders. 1.179 more words

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