The Animal Victoria Cross: The Dickin Medal tells tales of the animal's courage include one about a Labrador that saved countless lives in Afghanistan by uncovering IEDs.
Daily Mail. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 13:47:44 +0100.
The husband of a U.S. soldier killed in Afghanistan was deported to Mexico last week and then allowed back to Arizona after the move sparked outrage. FOX 10's Matt Rodewald reports.
Fox News. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 12:10:56 GMT.
PHOENIX (AP) - The husband of a U.S. soldier killed in Afghanistan was deported to Mexico last week and then allowed back to Arizona after the move sparked outrage. The Arizona Republic first reported that U.S. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 16 Apr 2019 18:50:18 -0400.
A Marine veteran said all he was thinking about as he crawled to the finish of the Boston Marathon was the men who died after an attack on their convoy in Afghanistan nine years ago.Their names were written on his hand, his ...
New Zealand Herald. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 08:32:20 +1200.
A spike in military suicides during and after Canada's decade-long war in Afghanistan may be subsiding, according to a new report, but some service members remain at increased risk of taking their own lives.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Tue, 16 Apr 2019 12:51:52 EDT.
Torrential rainstorms have lashed drought-stricken Afghanistan in recent days, bringing widespread flooding that has killed at least five people and washed away homes including in the capital Kabul, officials said Tuesday. ...
Yahoo. Mon, 15 Apr 2019 20:49:57 -0400.
As the early morning light breaks over the plain north of Kabul, bird hunter Jan Agha checks his snares as he has done for the past 30 years, hoping to catch a crane, using a tethered bird to lure others down to the nets.
Reuters. Mon, 15 Apr 2019 06:13:44 -0400.
Facts About Afghanistan
The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is a landlocked, mountainous country
which is located in south central Asia. Its capital city is Kabul,
and its national currency is the Afghani.
In 2007, Afghanistan's estimated population was 31,890,000, and the
primary languages used in Afghanistan are Dari and Pashto.