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Afghanistan

2 killed, 19 injured as bus slips off the road in the southern part of Afghanistan's Salang pass - @MasoudPopalzi

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War in Afghanistan (2015-present)

Magnetic bomb explosion wounds 3 civilians in Afghanistan's Laghman province, sources say - Pressistan

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Afghanistan

Senior Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Hassan Rahmani died due to cancer in Pakistan, the Taliban announced - Khaama Press

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War in Afghanistan (2015-present)

At least 3 Afghan soldiers killed in suicide bomb attack on minibus near their base in northern Balkh province - AP

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Afghanistan

Preliminary magnitude 4.6 earthquake strikes 22 miles east of Farkhar, Afghanistan - USGS

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Afghanistan

4.5-magnitude earthquake hits Hindukush in Afghanistan, USGS says - NDTV

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War in Afghanistan (2015-present)

Thousands of people protest for better security in Afghanistan's Bamyan province - @pajhwok

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War in Afghanistan (2015-present)

US Senate Armed Services committee approves nomination of Lieutenant General John Nicholson to head US and international forces in Afghanistan - Reuters

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European migrant crisis

Of the 91,671 asylum seekers registered in Germany in January 2016: 35,822 are from Syria; 18,653 are from Iraq; 18,099 are from Afghanistan; 4,203 are from Iran and 1,623 are from Morocco - statement

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Medal of Honor

President Obama to present Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL for role in nighttime raid of Taliban compound that led to rescue of American doctor in Afghanistan in 2012 - USA Today

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Afghan official: US airstrikes killed 29 Islamic State militants, took out terror group's radio station in Nangarhar - CNN

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European migrant crisis

More: 39 drowned, 62 rescued trying to reach Lesbos; casualties from Myanmar, Syria and Afghanistan - Hurriyet

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War in Afghanistan (2015-present)

Update: suspect at large after local Afghan officials say policeman linked to Taliban drugged, fatally shot 10 comrades in Uruzgan province - Al Jazeera

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War in Afghanistan (2015-present)

Officials: Taliban kill 10 Afghan police in insider attack - AFP

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Afghanistan

Preliminary magnitude 5.0 earthquake strikes Northeast Afghanistan 8 miles west of Ashkasham, near Tajikistan border - USGS

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Afghan Taliban attack in Kabul, March 28, 2014

Taliban attack on Afghan TV employees widely condemned, denounced as attack on freedom of speech - AP

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Attack in Kabul, Jan. 20, 2016

Afghanistan's TOLO TV says 7 staff members died in terrorist attack in Kabul - TOLO TV

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Attack in Kabul, Jan. 20, 2016

Afghan TV channel workers target of Kabul bombing: officials - AFP

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Attack in Kabul, Jan. 20, 2016

Photo: Aftermath of suicide attack on a busy road outside of Russian embassy in Kabul - Hafizullah Hasif via @bsarwary

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War in Afghanistan (2015-present)

Photo: Aftermath of suicide blast in Jalalabad, Afghanistan - Pajhwok

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