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Afghanistan: Taliban Foot Soldiers Manning Checkpoints In Afghan Cities

Dec 08, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

After three and a half months of Taliban takeover in Afghanistan, many Taliban foot soldiers now have new jobs of manning checkpoints on the streets and carrying out security patrols in and around Afghan cities and towns.

Military Units Track Guns Using Tech That Could Aid Foes

Sep 30, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Thin RFID tags help drivers zip through toll booths, hospitals locate tools and supermarkets track their stock. Tags are in some identity documents, airline baggage tags and even amusement park wristbands.


Top US Generals Had Recommend Having 2500 Troops In Afghanistan But Biden Disagreed

The White House, however, defended the presidential decision, acknowledging that it was a split recommendation from Biden’s advisors and generals.

It's Almost Certain Afghanistan's Taliban Won't Speak At UN

Sep 25, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The Taliban challenged the credentials of the ambassador from Afghanistan's former government, which they ousted on August 15, and asked to represent the country at the assembly's high-level General Debate.


Drones Target US Troops At Northern Iraqi Airport

US forces will end their combat mission in Iraq by the end of this year, but will continue to train and advise the Iraqi military.

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09 September, 2021

Taliban Hard-Line Path Worsens Afghanistan Dilemma: Analysis

Associated Press (AP)

The world will need to engage with the Taliban to some extent, despite disappointment with the new all-Taliban Cabinet that defied earlier promises it would be inclusive.


09 September, 2021

About 60,000 In Afghan Evacuation Brought To US: Department of Homeland Security

Associated Press (AP)

DHS said in the latest updated released Wednesday that 17% of those arrivals are U.S. citizens and permanent residents who were in Afghanistan when the government there fell to the Taliban. The remaining 83% are a mix of people.


02 September, 2021

International Efforts Underway To Rescue National Girls' Soccer Team From Afghanistan

Associated Press (AP)

Frightened and desperate, the girls worry whether a far-flung coalition of former US military and intelligence officials, congressmen, US allies, humanitarian groups and the captain of the Afghanistan women's national team can get them and their loved ones to safety.


02 September, 2021

Foreign Secretary Visits Washington To Meet US Officials After Pullout Of US Troops

Outlook Web Desk

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla is among the few foreign officials to be in town and the highest level Indian official to meet top officials of the Biden administration after the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan.


02 September, 2021

Senior US General And Pak Army Chief Review Security Situation In Pakistan, Surrounding Region: Pentagon

Outlook Web Desk

Hundreds of American troops are currently in Pakistan capital Islamabad on their transit from Afghanistan to the US.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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