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New poem featured

My poem, Snow Over Kabul, is the featured poem of the week at The 5-2 Poems on Crime.

http://poemsoncrime.blogspot.com/2015/02/aja-beech.html?m=1

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US Soldiers Among Dead In Afghanistan Roadside Bomb Attack

A roadside bomb attack on a NATO bus just outside the Bagram airbase in Afghanistan has killed six soldiers, including two US troops. 208 more words

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What It's Like To Be An F-16 Pilot

F-16 Fighter Pilot Documentary

Published on Nov 23, 2014

” Check out a video highlighting Airmen from the 100th Fighter Squadron. AFCENT Combat Camera showcases what it means to be a F-16 Fighter Pilot over the skies of Afghanistan.

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UK rendition victim released after ten years in secret US custody | Reprieve

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For immediate release: Thurs May 15, 2014

UK rendition victim released after ten years in secret US custody

The US has released Yunus Rahmatullah, a Pakistani citizen held at Bagram Airbase for ten years without charge, trial, or access to a lawyer after his capture by British forces in Iraq and subsequent rendition to Afghanistan in 2004. 364 more words

Post-2014 South Asia: India and Karzai lose trump card as U.S. says "No More TTP"

Latif Mehsud, second in command of the so called “Tehriq e Taliban Pakistan” was captured by the US forces a few days ago in Afghanistan, after Pakistan’s ISI tipped off US forces of the “top commander of the Afghan Taliban”. 423 more words

Rocket fire hits US-run airbase on anniversary of 9/11 attacks

A rocket fired by an unknown group on the US-run Bagram airbase in Afghanistan has destroyed a military helicopter on the eve of the anniversary of the September 11 attacks, killing three Afghans, officials say. 240 more words

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