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Trump to demand Brussels abandons EU Army plans

PRESIDENT TRUMP will demand Brussels abandons plans for an EU Army if it wants the US is to continue its support for Nato.
Senior British officers serving at the Pentagon have been briefed that one of the new administration’s top priorities will be to “sweep away” plans championed by Germany and France. 784 more words

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Russia, Daesh and Afghanistan

By Imtiaz Gul*

Statements by the Russian ambassador in Kabul, Alexander Mantytskiy, over the weekend caused quite an uproar in the Afghan capital, first by holding a press conference on Thursday, and then by appearing before the Afghan senate two days later after lawmakers had demanded an explanation on Moscow’s ties to the Taliban. 724 more words

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How to Win in Afghanistan

Fifteen years, thousands of lives and tens of billions of dollars later, the United States has failed to meet most of its key objectives in Afghanistan. 1,452 more words

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Afghanistan and The New World Order

As Donald Trump takes oath as the 45th President of the US, history seems to be going full circle in one part of the world. The enemies of yesteryear are cosying up to one another and allies of yesterday are embracing estrangement, if not outright hostility over Afghanistan. 759 more words

Afghanistan

Afghanistan has hammered Ireland by ten-wickets in the final of the Desert T20 Cup in Abu Dhabi overnight. 431 more words

Cricket

22 Jan - 1 Mile

We will be honouring  Rifleman Peter Aldridge, aged 19. 4th Battalion, The Rifles. Killed in Afghanistan in 2010.

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