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Israel-Gaza Conflict: Gaza Suffers Its Deadliest Day After ‘Heinous Massacre’
Posted on: Jul 20, 2014, Source: The Independent
A bloody assault on town of Shuja’iya was motivated by revenge for the deaths of 13 soldiers.
Chaos In Afghanistan as Abdullah Abdullah Pulls Out of Election
Posted on: Nov 2, 2009, Source: Independent UK
The much-anticipated runoff vote in Afghanistan has become a one-horse race for President Hamid Karzai.
"They Gave Me $100 And Told Me To Fend For Myself": Why One Iraqi Deported From Britain Fears For His Life
Posted on: Oct 22, 2009, Source: Independent UK
Abu Yousif fled Iraq after his life was threatened over his work for a U.S.-employed firm. "Working for foreigners made you a target, but I needed the money to feed my family."
British Troops to Start Leaving Iraq in March
Posted on: Dec 10, 2008, Source: Independent UK
Next stop for the U.K. military equipment and some troops: Afghanistan.
Revealed: Gulf War Syndrome is Real, Caused by Pills and Pesticides
Posted on: Nov 20, 2008, Source: Independent UK
A groundbreaking study has found that pills given to U.S. and British troops to counter nerve gas is one of the causes of Gulf War Syndrome.
Afghan Court Throws Out Death Sentence Against Student Journalist
Posted on: Oct 22, 2008, Source: Independent UK
Sayed Pervez Kambaksh was sentenced to death for downloading information on women's rights. He still faces 20 years in prison.
Women Who Took On the Taliban -- and Lost
Posted on: Oct 3, 2008, Source: Independent UK
Of five prominent Afghani women interviewed three years ago by <i>The Independent</i>, three are dead and a fourth has had to flee.
Russia Begins Bombing Georgian Capital
Posted on: Aug 10, 2008, Source: Independent UK
Georgia's appeal for a ceasefire seemed to have fallen on deaf ears on Sunday as Russian jets bombed Tbilisi for the first time.
As More Nations Close Their Doors, Iraqi Refugee Crisis Reaches "Tragic Proportions"
Posted on: Jun 19, 2008, Source: Independent UK
The world community, especially the West, is erecting fresh obstacles to prevent Iraqi refugees from settling across its borders.
Afghan Journalism Student: I Was Tortured Into Confessing to Blasphemy
Posted on: May 19, 2008, Source: Independent UK
Pervez Kambaksh, 24, was allegedly convicted and sentenced to death in a closed-door, four-minute trial in which he was denied legal representation.
Afghan Official: Journalism Student will Not be Executed
Posted on: Feb 6, 2008, Source: The Independent UK
The campaign to save Sayed Pervez Kambaksh has now attracted more than 63,000 signatures -- and the pressure is working.
Afghan Journalism Student Sentenced to Death for Reading About Women's Rights
Posted on: Jan 31, 2008, Source: The Independent UK
Six years after "liberation," civil rights are getting worse in Afghanistan.
U.S. Troops Bait Iraqis So Snipers Can Kill Them
Posted on: Sep 25, 2007, Source: Independent UK
Just one more reason that proves they don't hate us for our 'freedom.'
How the Iraq Occcupation Has Turned Friendship Between Families Into Sectarian Hatred
Posted on: Sep 24, 2007, Source: Independent UK
In Baghdad, the focus of US military action, there are a million displaced people in a population of four million.
The War on Terror Is the Leading Cause of Terrorism
Posted on: Feb 28, 2007, Source: The Independent UK
It's official: A new report shows that the U.S. has made the world more dangerous -- not just for Americans, but for everyone.
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