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Afghan young to raise their eyes heavenwards

The military campaign in Afghanistan may be drawing down, and it is surely time for civil society cooperation to take hold. There are a number of such projects underway already, to which we can now add an educational initiative managed by British science communicator Christopher Phillips and the Afghanistan Astronomy Association. Reach for the Stars [...]
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Bin Laden Death Fuels Afghan War Debate

News : The Two-Way (4 years ago)

Though there are still forceful advocates of a strong, continuing U.S. military presence in Afghanistan, bin Laden's death has broadened calls for Obama to draw down troop levels there in favor of a more limited, targeted hunt for t... Read Post

Afghanistan troop buildup could more than double

News : Huffington Post (6 years ago)

WASHINGTON — Military planners now think they may need to send more than double the number of extra troops initially believed needed to help fight the war in Afghanistan. The buildup in the increasingly violent campaign could amount... Read Post

An Open Letter From Afghanistan

News : The Daily Beast (4 years ago)

Members of the Afghan government, media, civil society, and private sector have written to Obama asking for sustained U.S.-Afghan cooperation on the economy and security. Read Post

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