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Afghanistan

Background Ahmad Shah DURRANI unified the Pashtun tribes and founded Afghanistan in 1747. The country served as a b ...

Edward Snowden Asks Vladimir Putin A Question

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Pakistani Christian Couple Given Death Sentence For Blasphemy

A Christian couple has reportedly been sentenced to death for blasphemy in in Pakistan's Punjab Province. The coupl ...

Turnout High, Ballot Papers Low In Afghan Election

Afghan voters braved heavy rains, long lines, and the threat of Taliban attacks to cast ballots in what appears unp ...

Putin Book Alleging Mob Ties Shelved Over British Libel Fears

Russian President Vladimir Putin has long intimidated media in his own country. And now he seems to have spooked th ...

Donkeys, Aircraft Deployed To Deliver Afghan Ballots

  Afghan officials are combining old and new methods to deliver ballots and voting boxes to remote villages ah ...

Warlords, Not Taliban, Making Life Hard For Voters In Quiet Afghan Northeast

Compared with the rest of the country, which is plagued by frequent militant attacks and bombings, Afghanistan's no ...

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