Afghanistan
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66.4849387488
  • Friday's order by the Ministry of Interior adds to the mounting tension between the neighboring countries.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 07, 2012, 11:00 PM EST
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  • WASHINGTON (AP) — Images of angry mobs in Arab cities burning American flags and attacking U.S. diplomatic posts suggest the Muslim world is no less enraged at the United States than when President George W. Bush had to duck shoes hurled at him in Baghdad.

    But more than three years after President Barack Obama declared in Cairo that he would seek "a new beginning" in U.S.-Muslim relations, a closer look reveals strides as well as setbacks.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 07, 2012, 9:30 PM EST
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  • Hours after a British soldier in Afghanistan told medics she was suffering from stomach pains, the Royal Artillery gunner unexpectedly gave birth to a boy — the first child ever born to a member of Britain's armed forces in combat.

     
     
    LAST UPDATE : Dec 07, 2012, 9:00 PM EST
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  • Not only did Ayatollah Khomeini’s 1989 death edict on Salman Rushdie inspire Islamists to impose Islamic law, the Shari`a, on the West; it also, bizarrely, empowered individuals to drive their country’s policies.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 07, 2012, 7:30 PM EST
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  • Afghan university students burn a U.S. flag in Surkhrod district of Nangarhar province, east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Sept 19, 2012.

    Moving to quell the furor over an anti-Islam film, he evoked the memory of another leader, assassinated while negotiating with the Taliban.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 07, 2012, 5:00 PM EST
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