Friday, July 15, 2011

DTN News: Afghanistan Top Stories / Headlines News Dated July 15, 2011

DTN News: Afghanistan Top Stories / Headlines News Dated July 15, 2011
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Latest news on Afghanistan, President Harmid Karzai's government and the British Army deployment in Helmand province where our soldiers are fighting the Taliban.

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Suicide bomber hits funeral of Karzai's brother

A senior cleric is among those killed by a suicide bomber who targeted the funeral of the assassinated brother of the Afghan president.

14 Jul 2011

Suicide attack at funeral for Karzai's brother

At least four people killed in bomb attack at service for Afghan president's assassinated brother.

14 Jul 2011

Afghanistan's first female military pilots arrive in US for training

Afghanistan's first crop of female military pilots have arrived in the US for training this week.

14 Jul 2011

President Karzai buries slain brother in Kandahar

The Afghan president briefly climbed down into the grave of his brother and offered a short prayer during the funeral in the family’s ancestral village of Karz, 15 miles from Kandahar city.

13 Jul 2011

Karzai leads funeral march

Power vacuum in Kandahar after brother's assassination.

13 Jul 2011

Afghan president attends funeral of brother who was assassinated.

12 Jul 2011

Ahmad Wali Karzai's assassination leaves a power vacuum in Kandahar and seriously weakens both the Afghan government and Nato efforts to prop it up, writes Michael Semple.

New York Times
Friday, July 15, 2011

Turban-Hidden Bomb Is Detonated at Service for Karzai’s Brother

Afghan security officials on Thursday stood guard near a mosque in Kandahar where a suicide bomber detonated explosives.
I. Sameem/European Pressphoto Agency

Afghan security officials on Thursday stood guard near a mosque in Kandahar where a suicide bomber detonated explosives.

At least three people were killed when a suicide bomber snuck a bomb into a Kandahar mosque by hiding it under his turban.

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Suicide Bomber Hits Service for Brother Of Afghan President
Suicide Bomber Hits Service for Brother Of Afghan President

At least three people were killed when a suicide bomber snuck a bomb into a Kandahar mosque by hiding it under his turban.

July 14, 2011
Karzai Appoints Another Brother as Successor in Kandahar

President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan moved swiftly to unite both the tribes and political support around him in the face of the continuing insurgency.

July 13, 2011
Suicide Bomber Kills 5 French Soldiers in Afghanistan

A suicide bomber killed five French troops guarding a meeting between NATO officers and Afghan tribal elders on Wednesday morning northeast of the capital.

July 13, 2011
Hamid Karzai Faces Uphill Climb in Afghanistan
Hamid Karzai Faces Uphill Climb in Afghanistan

The political, economic, military and diplomatic troubles facing President Hamid Karzai are making him appear increasingly isolated and overwhelmed.

July 13, 2011
Half Brother of Hamid Karzai Is Killed in Kandahar
Half Brother of Hamid Karzai Is Killed in Kandahar

A family associate shot Ahmed Wali Karzai, a provincial council chairman, at close range, friends said.

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French press review 15 July 2011

RFI - William Niba - ‎3 hours ago‎
The paper says that the finances of the army have been stretched to breaking point, by foreign operations in Afghanistan, the Sahel, Côte d'Ivoire and Libya and it's time to scale down France's strategic ambitions. L'Est Républicain wonders if there ...

Remembering Canada's fallen soldiers

Toronto Sun - ‎Jul 12, 2011‎
His own children will one day come here and be proud of what their dad did for the people ofAfghanistan and for his country. The ground breaking of this special memorial was Tuesday. But there is more work to do before it can be built. ...
Give to Honour Those Who Gave! Marketwire (press release)

Two soldiers charged in alleged thefts

Edmonton Sun - ‎10 hours ago‎
They are accused of breaking into a storage compound and stealing a number of recreational vehicles. The property reportedly belonged to two soldiers who are currently serving in Afghanistan, along with another soldier who just returned from the ...

DiManno: A moving experience for Canadians at Kandahar

Toronto Star - Rosie DiManno - ‎15 hours ago‎
From washing machines to barbecues, refrigerators to coffee pots, Canadian forces are holding what might be the world's biggest yard sale as they pack up at the end of their combat mission in Afghanistan. By Rosie DiManno Columnist ...

A hero's homecoming

Worcester Telegram - Bradford L. Miner - ‎3 hours ago‎
27 in Afghanistan when an IED rolled the armored vehicle he was driving, shattering his right leg and breaking his back. The handmade sign of Sgt. Chalifoux's 3-year-old nephew, Blake Ketterer, said it all: “Welcome Home, Uncle Matt. I Love You. ...

National Guard MPs set to ship out to Afghanistan

Reno Gazette-Journal - Frank X. Mullen Jr - ‎13 hours ago‎
The training continued Thursday in Stead, with MPs practicing breaking up fights and making traffic stops. The soldiers also have had training in the tribal languages and the culture of Afghanistan. Guardsmen said the hardest part of the job will be ...

Ex-commander's trial for alleged affair starts next week

CBC.ca - Meagan Fitzpatrick - ‎19 hours ago‎
Beginning of Story Content The military trial for a former Canadian commander accused of breakingthe rules by having an intimate relationship with a fellow soldier while serving in Afghanistan is set to begin next week. Court martial proceedings for ...

Marine UAVs' new home in Afghanistan

DoD Buzz - Philip Ewing - ‎Jul 14, 2011‎
But the Marines are pretty good about killing people and breaking stuff all on their own, so when it comes to simple aerial overwatch or surveillance, they decided they wanted to do it all themselves. Troops with a new detachment of Marine UAV Squadron ...

Turning Assassination Into Opportunity in Afghanistan

Wall Street Journal - Michael O'Hanlon - ‎Jul 13, 2011‎
NATO has tried to get more key tribes and leaders on its payroll by breaking up big contracts into smaller pieces, but we lack evidence that this has really worked. So while it is appropriate to mourn the death of another Afghan leader in simple human ...

UN Reports Record Levels of Violence, Civilian Deaths in Afghanistan

KGO-AM - ‎Jul 14, 2011‎
The UN also said that more civilians are dying than at any point since the war in Afghanistan began -- up 15 percent over already record-breaking levels last year. The vast majority of civilian deaths and injuries are caused by insurgents, ...
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