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By Donna Miles
American Forces Press Service

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky., Nov. 17, 2010 – Nighttime raids in Afghanistan are conducted only under strict guidelines and approval authorities, with stringent attention paid to preventing civilian casualties, the commander of the last combat brigade deployed to Afghanistan as part of the surge there told reporters here via teleconference from Afghanistan’s Paktika province yesterday.

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By Bate Felix

Mon Aug 3, 2009 12:16pm EDT

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The new head of NATO said he wanted Afghan forces to assume lead responsibility for security within the next four years, but would not set a timeline for a complete pull out by alliance troops. (more…)

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By CARLOTTA GALL and RUHULLAH KHAPALWAK

Published: July 21, 2009

KABUL, Afghanistan — Eight suicide attackers mounted assaults on government compounds in two eastern towns Tuesday, killing six members of the Afghan security forces and wounding four, officials said. (more…)

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