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Have a good week

It has been so blissful to have a long weekend of relaxing and taking it easy. Thomas and I don’t want the weekend to come to an end; spending days resting, doing a few hours work (he’s writing a book and I am applying for jobs and doing my counselling homework) and then cooking, watching a movie. 187 more words

International Education

Suicide rate among special forces is record-breaking

The last two years has seen the highest rate of suicides in special operations forces and 2014 is on a path to break that record, according to remarks from Adm. 411 more words

Our Military

Seminar: Will Afghanistan be forgotten by the world?

Anders Fänge holds a seminar on May 27 about the present situation and future challenges in Afghanistan. It is co-organised by the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan… 135 more words


Review: Taliban (James Fergusson)

Taliban, kelompok Afghanistan yang dikenal dengan interpretasi syariat Islam yang kaku, kehadiran mereka diidentikkan dengan pelaksanaan rajam dan qishash yang dibawa oleh sekelompok pasukan bersorban hitam dengan senjata klashnikov. 301 more words

Bard's Tavern


My brother arrived in Kandahar, Afghanistan along with 100 plus soldiers from my unit today. All of them are from the Gulf Coast area.

I’m ambivalent on whether or not the fact that I am not with my unit over there is right or not, but being here in Alabama I will take the responsibilities that i do have seriously so that it’ll be a penance for it if the latter is true. 316 more words