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Afghan Lawmakers Seek Reinforcements in Areas Under Serious Taliban Assault

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Afghan Lawmakers Seek Reinforcements in Areas Under Serious Taliban Assault
Lawmakers are urging the Defense Ministry to send reinforcements to at least three provinces under threat of falling to the Taliban in a current nationwide offensive by the group.

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Fakhrizadeh, the Baghdad Embassy, and Upcoming Anniversaries

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Fakhrizadeh, the Baghdad Embassy, and Upcoming Anniversaries
Since the death of Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh tensions between the US and Iran have been heightened to another level. Now the Baghdad embassy has been attacked and all eyes are on the two countries once again.

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Chinese Ambassador to Israel Found Dead in His Apartment

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Chinese Ambassador to Israel Found Dead in His Apartment
China's ambassador to Israel found dead in his Tel Aviv apartment. It's believed he died of natural causes.

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Afghanistan Sees Retaliatory Violence After Military Goes On the Offense

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Afghanistan Sees Retaliatory Violence After Military Goes On the Offense
The Taliban launches assaults on Afghan forces and civilians in response to being blamed for recent attacks and the military going on the offensive.

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Afghan President Orders the Military to An Offensive Posture Following Two Deadly Assaults on Civilians

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Afghan President Orders the Military to An Offensive Posture Following Two Deadly Assaults on Civilians
Separate attacks in Afghanistan led to President to order the military to go on the offense.

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