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Obama awards Medal of Honor to Afghan war veteran

Obama awards Medal of Honor to Afghan war veteran WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama bestowed the Medal of Honor on Army Staff Sgt. Ty Carter on Monday, saluting the veteran of the war in Afghanistan as “the essence of … Continue reading

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Romney calls for arming Syrian opposition, as part of Middle East course change

Romney calls for arming Syrian opposition, as part of Middle East course change Mitt Romney called Monday for a change of course in America’s Middle East policy, accusing President Obama of sitting on the sidelines in the face of a … Continue reading

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US delivers `powerful commitment’ to Afghanistan

US delivers `powerful commitment’ to Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) – The U.S. designation Saturday of Afghanistan as its newest “major non-NATO ally” amounts to a political statement of support for the country’s long-term stability and solidifies close defense cooperation after … Continue reading

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US soldier suspected of Afghan shooting spree

US soldier suspected of Afghan shooting spree WASHINGTON (AP) – Senior U.S. officials were scrambling Sunday to determine what caused an American Army soldier to leave his base in southern Afghanistan and allegedly gun down as many as 16 Afghans … Continue reading

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