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Photos of Afghanistan in the 50's and 60's. (From a Russian perspective)
(All captions and descriptions translated from Russian) Bruised internal conflicts and foreign intervention in Afghanistan for centuries took a step towards modernization in the mid-20th century. In the 1950s and 1960s have been great strides towards a more...
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North America's 1st Black Town?
North America's 1st Black Town? 100 Amazing Facts About the Negro : It was founded during slavery, and it wasn't in the U.S. South. By: Henry Louis Gates Jr. Posted: Dec. 3 2012 12:02 AM 99 1.2k   Gaspar Yanga's statue in the town named after him (Erasmo Va...
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North America's 1st Black Town?
North America's 1st Black Town? 100 Amazing Facts About the Negro : It was founded during slavery, and it wasn't in the U.S. South. By: Henry Louis Gates Jr. Posted: Dec. 3 2012 12:02 AM 99 1.2k   Gaspar Yanga's statue in the town named after him (Erasmo Va...
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Pakistan mob kills woman, girls, over 'blasphemous' Facebook post
Pakistan mob kills woman, girls, over 'blasphemous' Facebook post (in other words - I don't like you so I'm going to kill you and your family')   EPA: Muhammad Owais Police arrive at the houses of Ahmadis after they were torched by a mob following accusatio...
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Shining a spotlight on multi-billion dollar waste in Afghanistan
Speedboats for a landlocked nation, a soybean planting program in a country that eats wheat, airplanes rusting on the tarmac — there has been a litany of waste from the $103 billion spent by the US in Afghanistan. Putting it into context, blunt-speaking ind...
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#DontTouchMe: Saudi Arabia child abuse
#DontTouchMe: Saudi Arabia child abuse By BBC Trending What's
popular and why Educational anti-abuse images are being shared on
social media in Saudi Arabia A disturbing viral video that appears to show a child
being molested in Saudi Arabia has prompted...
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Aitzaz Hasan: Pakistan 'hero' recommended for award
Aitzaz Hasan: Pakistan 'hero' recommended for award Aitzaz Hasan was described as a brave and good
student   Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz
Sharif has recommended a bravery award for a teenager killed when tackling a
suicide bomber who targeted his scho...
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Pakistan pilot's sandwich demand delays flight by over 2 hours (...is this real?)
Pakistan pilot's sandwich demand delays flight by over 2 hours PTI | Dec 16, 2013, 05.14 AM IST LAHORE: A foodie pilot delayed a New York-bound Pakistan International Airlines' flight by two and a half hours because he wanted to take sandwiches, which weren...
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India blocks cheap booze for US diplomats after envoy's arrest and strip-search in NYC Ahmad Masood / Reuters Supporters of a Hindu hardline group carry placards during a protest near the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi, India, on Wednesday. By Alexander Smith, ...
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Fighting to footwear: US Army veteran's Afghan factory plan
Fighting to footwear: US Army veteran's Afghan factory
plan By Will Smale Business reporter, BBC News Matthew Griffin (right) did three combat tours in
Afghanistan with the Army Rangers After three tours of duty in
Afghanistan, former US special operatio...
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