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Taliban seek release of more prisoners: Afghanistan

Beijing News 21 Jul 2021
"How did you deal concerning Afghanistan's water? How did you deal on Afghanistan's mines? How did you deal on Afghanistan's defence and security forces? How did you deal on the Durand Line?" Ghani asked.
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Biden Tried to Absolve Himself for Afghanistan Aftermath — But He Voted for War

truthout 20 Jul 2021
military involvement in the two-decade bottomless pit that was, and will ever be, his Afghanistan conflict ... intervention (and its aftermath) in Afghanistan are indeed bad and sad ... Mining interests from all over the world had their eye on Afghanistan’s natural riches long before the war began, and that interest has never waned.
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Noor: Taliban Sought Prisoner Release, Blacklisted Names Removed

Tolo News 20 Jul 2021
... forces in Afghanistan, and said the group has destroyed over 140 mosques. “How did you deal concerning Afghanistan’s water? How did you deal on Afghanistan’s mines? How did you deal on Afghanistan’s defense and security forces? How did you deal on the Durand Line?” Ghani asked.
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Taliban seek release of more prisoners, removal of leaders' names from UN blacklist

Yahoo Daily News 20 Jul 2021
Kabul [Afghanistan], July 21 (ANI) ... "How did you deal concerning Afghanistan's water? How did you deal on Afghanistan's mines? How did you deal on Afghanistan's defence and security forces? How did you deal on the Durand Line?" Ghani asked.
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China senses risk and opportunity in Afghanistan

Beijing News 19 Jul 2021
The sudden withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan presents Beijing with both opportunity and challenge ... President Joe Biden said, "We did not go to Afghanistan to nation-build ... Does China think it can do better?China's ambitions in Afghanistan can be boiled down into two priorities ... Beijing has moved slowly in Afghanistan.
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How the Bitcoin mining industry is changing and what it means for you

bitpanda 19 Jul 2021
China made headlines yet again when the government announced that it is going to ban Bitcoin mining in major regions. What impact will this move have on the mining industry and does it affect BTC? Let’s dive into it ... Other regions that are expected to profit from the China mining exodus are Canada, Iceland, Mongolia and Afghanistan.
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Demands on Beijing to help stabilise Afghanistan are growing. Will they work?

Indian Express 19 Jul 2021
Amid the gloom that has enveloped Afghanistan, one hope for many countries has been China’s potential role in stabilising it ... Beijing is indeed critical in Pakistan’s plans for Afghanistan ... Neither the prospect of mining Afghanistan’s natural resources nor the vanity of being the newest superpower will compel China to rush into the Afghan vacuum.
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AFGHANISTAN: Goodbye for Good to a War That Shouldn’t Have Been Fought

Consortium News 19 Jul 2021
back for a third time into Afghanistan. All-boy elementary school in Panjshayr province, Afghanistan, May 21, 2011 ... This Taliban middle-manager was seeking to buck-up his — probably-as-exhausted-as-mine — foot soldiers after they’d (get this!) apparently just listened to Obama’s speech that day on the “Way Forward in Afghanistan.”.
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Beijing too is worried over how to deal with TalibanChina’s immediate response has been to ...

Deccan Herald 18 Jul 2021
Of course, there is also the matter of protecting its investments in Afghanistan -- the Aynak copper mine, energy interests in the Amu Darya basin, resources at Bamiyan and ongoing infrastructure projects ... The first memorandum with Afghanistan on China’s BRI was signed in 2016 ... Beijing had also organised trilaterals with Afghanistan and Pakistan.
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Race for warm waters gathers pace in landlocked Uzbekistan; India proposes expansion of INSTC route [details]

International Business Times 16 Jul 2021
Special emphasis will be placed on the future of Afghanistan ... At present trade is happening from Afghanistan ... Over time, a railway is also envisaged, which will link Chabahar with the Hajigak iron ore mines in Afghanistan, where India has made a major investment.
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Long Beach Waterfront Warriors welcome wounded veterans

LI Herald 16 Jul 2021
The day after Thanksgiving 2010, Justin Gaertner, a 21-year-old lance corporal in the Marines, was patrolling for mines in the Marja district in Afghanistan when an improvised bomb, stuffed in a glass jug, exploded beneath his feet ... military personnel had died in Afghanistan, and ...
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5 civilians killed as mortar mine hits residential area in eastern Afghanistan

China.dot.org 15 Jul 2021
MEHTARLAM, Afghanistan, July 15 (Xinhua) -- Five civilians lost their lives and 12 others sustained injury as a mortar mine fired by militants slammed into a residential area in ...
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Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, July 15

China.dot.org 15 Jul 2021
MEHTARLAM -- Five civilians lost their lives and 12 others sustained injury as a mortar mine fired by militants slammed into a residential area in Afghanistan's eastern Laghman province on Wednesday, the provincial government said in a statement on Thursday ... (Afghanistan-Security).
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In response to US troop withdrawal, Fox host Pete Hegseth calls Afghans “illiterate poppy farmers”

Media Matters 15 Jul 2021
Today, I went back and read the letters I wrote home from Afghanistan ... Afghanistan didn't want freedom ... Afghanistan had none of those ingredients I saw in Iraq ... "The lack of education and level of ignorance in Afghanistan is staggering ... The operation, sadly, in Afghanistan is going to fall apart.
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ARIF NAQVI’S CAPITALIST FAIRY TALE

Dawn 11 Jul 2021
Seen from space, the earth has been transformed in the last fifty years as new clusters of yellow-white lights sprang up across Asia, Africa and Latin America ... Where once there was darkness now there is light ... His investigative reporting has led him to the poppy fields of Afghanistan, the copper mines of Congo and to many banks in the City of London.
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