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The terrorist organization ISIS is on the rise in Afghanistan, and the group’s fighters may soon increase to 10,000 in the country, Russian ambassador to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzya warned at a meeting of the UN Security Council on Monday. 261 more words


Syrian War Daily – 19th of September 2018

Hello and welcome to the 552nd installment of the SWD.

Military events/news are listed below by the governorates: 1.167 more words

Military Updates

CT National Guardsmen deploy to Afghanistan

WINDSOR LOCKS – Loved ones looked on as 40 members of the Connecticut Army National Guard’s 192nd Engineer Battalion Headquarters and Headquarters Company geared up to leave for a year-long deployment. 168 more words


Unwinnable Wars

We have been engaged in military operations in Afghanistan for seventeen years.  Sometimes it appears that the war will go on forever. If our leaders had been keen students of history, perhaps this could have been avoided. 973 more words

What I'm Reading: The refugees who gave up on Britain

I am currently studying Religion in Peace and Conflict Studies at Uppsala University. As part of the literature course, our professor has asked us to write a bibliographical review of sources that we may use for our thesis. 270 more words


Kabul's beggar children working the streets

A child sleeps on the ground as she waits for alms ahead of the upcoming holy fasting month of Ramadan in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Child Labour