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Amnesty details U.S. murder, torture, war crimes under Obama

A scathing new report from Amnesty International details how the U.S. military has systematically ignored and covered up the torture and killing of innocent civilians committed by its forces in Afghanistan.

Afghan woman, 2 children, reportedly killed in US airstrike

An overnight US airstrike has killed three innocent Afghan civilians, the war-torn Central Asian nation's president claimed on Tuesday.

Op-Ed: Karzai continues to irritate U.S. and 2 U.S. soldiers killed

Kabul - An insider attack killed two American soldiers in Kapisa Province of Afghanistan. Afghan president Karzai continues to irritate the U.S. by not signing a security agreement and releasing prisoners that the U.S. considers dangerous.

Karzai: US airstrike kills 7 Afghan children, 1 woman

Afghanistan's president on Wednesday accused the United States of killing a woman and seven children in an airstrike in Parwan province.

Lee Rigby trial: Adebolajo calls himself 'a soldier of Allah'

London - Monday, the Old Bailey trial of the two men accused of killing soldier Lee Rigby on the streets of Woolwich, continued with testimony by one of the accused. The defence case for Adebolajo began in the morning.

NATO airstrike kills 5 Afghan civilians, including 3 children

Jalalabad - A NATO airstrike killed five Afghan civilians, including three children, near the eastern city of Jalalabad on Friday night.

US Consulate in Herat attacked by Afghan Taliban

Herat - In the early hours of Friday morning (2 a.m. GMT) Taliban militants attacked the US Consulate in Herat, western Afghanistan, using a suicide car bomb to breach the consulate's perimeter before the attackers opened fire.

Ft. Hood shooter apologizes to Muslim victims of US aggression

The accused Fort Hood shooter has issued an apology — not to the families of the 13 US troops he killed at the Texas army base in 2009 or to the 32 others he wounded in the attack, but rather to Muslim victims of US aggression.

US soldier to plead guilty to killing 16 Afghan civilians

Tacoma - A US soldier who massacred 16 innocent Afghan civilians during a March 2012 rampage is expected to strike a plea deal that will spare him from execution.

Report: Boston bombing suspect motivated by US wars

The surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings has reportedly told interrogators that he and his brother were motivated by the US wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Op-Ed: Number of US troops to stay in Afghanistan post 2014 undetermined

Kabul - US General Joseph Dunford says that he remains "undecided" about the size of the US forces to be left in Afghanistan after 2014. Apparently Dunford wants to see how Afghan troops operate during the summer fighting season before making his decision.

Prince Harry boasts about killing Afghans

Great Britain's Prince Harry is boasting about killing Afghan militants resisting the US-led invasion and occupation of their country.

US admits to imprisoning Afghan children

Geneva - The United States has admitted to imprisoning hundreds of Afghan children as 'enemy combatants' in a report to the United Nations.

US troops kill 4 Afghan children in firefight with Taliban

US troops engaged in a firefight with Taliban fighters killed four Afghan children tending to their livestock in Logar province on Saturday.

NATO airstrike kills 8 Afghan women and girls in Laghman province

NATO has conceded that as many as eight innocent Afghan civilians were killed in an airstrike early on Sunday. The US-led military alliance initially claimed that 45 Islamic militants and no civilians had been killed in the operation.

Op-Ed: Afghan soldier kills two U.S. troops in dispute

Kabul - In another "green on blue" attack an Afghan National Army soldier shot dead two U.S. troops in Laghman province. U.S. troops returned fire killing the Afghan.

Afghanistan takes control of controversial night raids

Kabul - The United States and Afghanistan have signed a deal that will give the Kabul government control over the controversial night raids executed by U.S. forces.

Op-Ed: Secret cable called 'deal breaker' in US Afghanistan pullout plan

A secret cable from America's ambassador to Afghanistan warns that the presence of enemy safe havens in Pakistan could be a "dealbreaker" in American efforts to end our nation's longest war.

Canada compensated Afghan civilians $1M for deaths, injuries

Kandahar - The government of Canada have compensated Afghan civilians who were stuck in crossfire between Canadian armed forces and armed combatants. Canada has paid out $1 million for deaths, injuries and damages that civilians sustained.

Fidel Castro calls killing of Osama bin Laden, 'abhorrent deed'

Former Cuban leader and longtime political foe of the United States calls the killing of Osama Bin Laden an "assassination" and an "abhorrent deed" committed by the U.S.

Anti-war demonstrations take place ahead of Canadian elections Special

Toronto - A peaceful anti-war demonstration took place Saturday in front of the United States Consulate in downtown Toronto. Dozens urged the government of Canada and the international community to end the war in Afghanistan and Libya.

Study: Canada's military spending at highest point since WWll

Ottawa - A new study shows Canada will spend at least $22.3 billion on its military forces in 2010-11 which represents an increase of 54 percent since 9/11.
 

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