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Afghanistan

Afghan MP survives targeted suicide attack in Kabul that kills 3, injures 8 others - @Reuters

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The Associated Press

Afghanistan's highest court sentences man convicted of AP photographer Anja Niedrighaus's murder to 20 years, documents show - @AP

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US Army Sgt. Bergdahl freed

Editor's note: Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, 28, was released by the Haqqani network in Pakistan last year. He went missing from his base in Paktika province on 2009. Per the Washington Post, he is believed to have grown disillusioned with the US mission in Afghanistan. - Tom

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Afghanistan

Afghan President Ghani says 'confident' Afghanistan can find path to national reconciliation with Taliban - @Reuters

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Afghanistan

Afghan President Ghani: 'On Sept. 10, 2001, there were no girls enrolled in school in Afghanistan. Today there are 3 million ... Their parents thank you' - @LeoShane

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Afghan President Ghani tells US Congress Islamic State poses 'terrible threat' to western, central Asia - @Reuters

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Afghanistan

Afghan President Ghani says his country owes America a 'profound debt' for its sacrifices during address in front of Congress - @AP

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War in Afghanistan

At least 29 insurgents killed, 21 others injured during anti-insurgent operations, Afghan military says - @TOLOnews

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Afghanistan

Earthquake: M 4.8 - 19km SW of Ashkasham, Afghanistan

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War in Afghanistan

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani says US flexibility in troop drawdown will accelerate reforms, ensure forces are better trained - @ReutersLive

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Afghanistan

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani notes there are 4 women in his cabinet, says, 'I hope some other countries will follow us' - @Acosta

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War in Afghanistan

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani thanks American taxpayers for their support of his country, thanks service members' children for their sacrifice

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War in Afghanistan

Photo: President Obama talks about US troop levels in Afghanistan in a joint press conference with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani - @jonkarl

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War in Afghanistan

President Obama says trajectory of 2016 draw-down of US troops from Afghanistan will be determined at later date

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War in Afghanistan

White House says President Obama will announce all 9,800 US troops in Afghanistan will stay through end of 2015 - @Acosta

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

President Obama to hold joint news conference with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at 2:20pm ET from the White House - @JesseRodriguez

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Afghanistan

16 policemen who watched crowd murder Afghan woman suspended from their jobs - @rodnordland

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Afghanistan

Gunmen kill at least 13 in highway attack in Afghanistan's Wardak Province, authorities say - @AP

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Vardak, AF

Editor's note: We're seeing reports that gunmen in Afghanistan's Maidan Wardak Province opened fire on a bus, killing multiple civilians. We'll continue to monitor for confirmation and details. - Jimmy

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Afghanistan

Earthquake: M 4.9 - 23km S of Ashkasham, Afghanistan

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