Above: Farah Ahmedi celebrates with her sponsor, Alyce Litz, after becoming a U.S. citizen in 2008.
ON THIS DATE in 2005, Simon and Schuster published the autobiography of seventeen-year-old… 289 more words
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May 2011, Afghanistan: Camp Bastion is under attack, the Sun’s Defence Editor is about to catch the wrong helicopter, and a famous TV war reporter is missing half his kit and wants his trainers back.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s former Interior Minister Rehman Malik on Tuesday has said that the incumbent government should not have released Tehrik-i-Taliban (TTP) prisoners who were convicted in different cases. 195 more words
ISLAMABAD: Former interior minister Rehman Malik has urged the government not to release those Taliban who have been convicted in different cases.
Talking to reporters after a meeting of the PPP’s overseas committee, he said the government should be careful during peace talks with the outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). 246 more words
As the first democratic election in the history of Afghanistan comes to a close, with little violence occurring, one question is being asked by outside observers and governments around the world: “Where is the Taliban?” Despite the threats and political jousting to derail the election process and scare voters from the polls, very little action has materialized other than big talk. 873 more words