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Afghanistan's spring harvest

KANDAHAR: As the world’s largest opium producer, Afghanistan’s steady increase has had a direct impact on global opium cultivation, which reached record levels last year, triggering “a large increase” in cheaper heroin supply around the world, the United Nations said in a report last year. 306 more words

Interesting Wallet

Thoughts on Kandahar

Some recent posts from Neal Durando’s Defense Linguistics blog:

Kandahar Hot Washup

Through a Glass, Darkly

I think this man gets what I’m trying to say, or at least that I’m trying to say something. 154 more words

Game Design

Kandahar memorial to fallen Canadian troops to be reconstructed at new DND headquarters

A memorial to fallen Canadian troops that was once at Kandahar airfield in Afghanistan will be rebuilt in the west end of Ottawa by the summer of next year. 616 more words


Retiring Calgary cop returns to Canadian Forces as recruiter

Ask Mike ter Kuile what he values most about his many years spent as a Calgary Police Service officer and a Canadian Forces reservist and he’ll tell you it’s the ability to make a difference in somebody’s life. 486 more words

Local News

Afghan official: Indian consulate attack kills 2, wounds 19

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — At least two civilians have been killed in an attempted car bomb attack on the Indian consulate in the eastern city of Jalalabad, an Afghan official said on Wednesday, Mar. 340 more words