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The US military is flying "a few" armed drones over Baghdad to defend American troops and diplomats in the Iraqi capital if necessary, a senior US official said Friday.
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The United States believes Afghanistan has time to develop a reliable counterterrorism force before the end of 2016, when U.S. troops are due to withdraw under plans unveiled on Tuesday, the top U.S. military officer told Reuters.
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A suicide bomber detonated a vehicle rigged with explosives at a police checkpoint in central Iraq on Monday, killing 10 people, an officer and a medical source said.
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Former Pakistan Ambassador to the US Hussain Haqqani today urged regional powers to begin dialogue to prevent Afghanistan from slipping into a civil war-like situation after pullout of American troops later this year.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 10:41
A top US official has termed New Delhi crucial for economic growth of the country post the withdrawal of American troops from there.
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Two American troops were killed on Saturday by insurgents in eastern Afghanistan, an area that has seen heavy fighting in recent months, the US military said.
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US military investigators have
recommended a court martial for four American troops over the
suicide of their fellow infantryman.
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US President Barack Obama is likely to announce the drawdown of American troops from Afghanistan on Wednesday, senior administration officials said.
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Obama will sign a bill today granting Congressional Gold Medal to Japanese-American soldiers who fought during World War II.
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NATO kills leader of an insurgent cell responsible for laying roadside bombs.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 14, 2009, 22:42
Three Americans - two soldiers and a civilian - were killed in two roadside bomb explosions in Afghanistan, NATO-led military said Saturday.
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An Afghan soldier on guard at a joint base with US troops shot dead two American servicemen and wounded two others as they slept, a provincial official said on Saturday.
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