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Taliban attacks Afghan-NATO base in eastern province, 11 killed

Taliban attacks Afghan-NATO base in eastern province, 11 killed

There have been “multiple explosions” near an airfield at a US base in eastern Afghanistan, Nato has said. Afghan intelligence officials told the BBC that seven suicide attackers targeted the…

Redrawing the Middle East map: Iran, Syria and the new Cold War

Redrawing the Middle East map: Iran, Syria and the new Cold War

What originally brought Syria and Iran together was not the Shia sect, but Iraq – the common enemy both hated and feared…

NATO Failing To Fight Afghan Narcotics – Drug Agency

NATO Failing To Fight Afghan Narcotics – Drug Agency

Russia’s anti-drug chief criticized NATO on Tuesday for failing to combat drug-trafficking from Afghanistan…