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Blast at election center in Afghan capital

The death toll from Sunday’s blast in the Afghan capital Kabul rose to 57, with over a hundred others wounded, a public health officer said. Daesh claimed responsibility for the blast set off by a suicide bomber outside a voter registration centre. 180 more words


Just When Afghanistan Means Nothing

Afghanistan has not been in the headlines much lately although reports about the war have been regularly written about here on IST…..well that came to an end yesterday when an attack in the capital of Kabul was reported….. 379 more words

International Situations

Blog Assignment# 3

“there is more to this nation than just bombs and dead bodies dropping around due to the horrendous acts of few rebellious people”

The photo slideshow I chose for this assignment is called “The Bird Market of Kabul” (

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Veteran Injured by IED in Afghanistan Receives Worlds First Total Penis and Scrotum Transplant.

By Archana Nilaweera | Johns Hopkins University

Many soldiers returning from combat bear visible scars, or even lost limbs, caused by blasts from improvised explosive devices, or IEDs. 363 more words

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