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Karzai vows to help Marjah residents

Making an unannounced-but-nonetheless noisy visit to Southern Afghanistan, President Hamid Karzai promised to rebuild the former Taliban stronghold…

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Karzai Visits Town Seized From Taliban by U.S., NATO

Afghan President Hamid Karzai heard a litany of complaints Sunday from residents of Marjah, the town in the south that thousands of U.S., NATO and Afghan troops just seized from the Taliban.

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50 Killed as Taliban, Rival Militants Battle in Afghanistan

Gunbattles between the Taliban and another Islamist faction have killed at least 50 people in northeastern Afghanistan, officials said Sunday.

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On the Campaign Trail, Iraqi Style

LIVESHOTS: Iraqi candidates use pricey advertising firms and pollsters to get message across with posters, rallies — and sometimes the threat of violence | VIDEO
Al Qaeda Blasts Serve as Warning to Iraqi Voters

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British PM Visits Troops in Afghanistan After Iraq Inquiry

Gordon Brown visited troops in Afghanistan on Saturday just hours after former senior military figures accused him of being “disingenuous” in the evidence he gave to the Iraq Inquiry.

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