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2 teens, 5 adults charged in Kandahar, Sask. armed robbery

Seven people, including two teens, are facing numerous charges following an armed robbery in Kandahar, Sask.

Wynyard RCMP said three people from Saskatoon were robbed on Wednesday by someone armed with a gun. 133 more words


Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

As this Thanksgiving day draws to a close in the United States, I am reminded about the nearly 200,000 Service members who are deployed in support of Combatant Commands this Thanksgiving. 818 more words


"Kandahar: the dark, cynical, bitter sibling of GMT's COIN series"

James Sterrett sees right through me:


James’ conclusion:

I mentioned these and a number of other factors to a co-worker (and fellow gamer) who served in Afghanistan; he was not sure the game was quite cynical enough to be accurate, but more so than…

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We Want A Simple Life

In May 1997, Mullah Omar(رحمه الله ) invited Shaykh Usama(رحمه الله ) to reside in the Taliban capital, Kandahar. Shaykh Usama accepted and moved his family and some of the Mujahideen there. 10 more words

Sheikh Usama Bin Ladin (Rahimahullah)

Calgarian's sacrifice will be honoured Remembrance Day

When her friend Steven Marshall was killed by a Taliban IED, Cindy Veilleux says she was more determined to carry on the work that led to his death. 378 more words

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Christie Blatchford: Why being embedded in Kandahar was easily the most significant experience of my life

Remembrance Day dates back to the end of the First World War, but for me, it will always be about two other wars.

One was the Second World War, which ended years before I was born. 836 more words

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