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Packers not among teams reportedly interested in WR Allen Hurns

It’s looking more and more like the Green Bay Packers will address their needs at receiver via the draft.

Allen Hurns, one of the top remaining free-agent receivers on the market, is currently garnering interest from the Dallas Cowboys, New York Jets, Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns, but not the Packers, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. 152 weitere Wörter

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Afghan Teenage Beekeeper Creates Entrepreneurial Buzz

Three years ago a schoolgirl in rural Afghanistan took out a small loan and bought two beehives. In her first year she harvested 16 kg (35 lb) of honey, enough to repay the loan and leave her with a small profit. 815 weitere Wörter


What misconception about your occupation would you like to clear up?

Posted 7Nov2017.

After 20 years, I can say that there were a lot of misconceptions about being a crew chief on many of the Army’s UH-60 Black Hawks… 598 weitere Wörter

Lessons Learned

Two articles, one from 2001 & from 2017, highlight the affect U.S. occupation has had on opium production

Figures reveal dire trend in Afghan opium production

CBS News — Nov 15, 2017

Afghanistan’s opium production has almost doubled this year compared to 2016, while areas that are under poppy cultivation rose by 63 percent, according to a new joint survey released Wednesday by the United Nations and the Afghan government. 259 weitere Wörter


Mosin vs. Voting (or) Who Really Won the Coldwar?

I own not one, but two, Mosin-Nagant rifles. At one time i thought this was the ultimate symbol of winning the Cold-War. The spoils heading to the American market at a cheap price and sitting in the racks of the victors. 723 weitere Wörter

Iraq or Chicago? Pick Your Poison

Chicago is America’s warzone. This is proving helpful for Navy training but not for the city’s inhabitants. @zerohedge

— Prof. Steve Hanke (@steve_hanke) March 19, 2018


The CAREC Programme: Corridor 2

Alexandra Colcer

Corridor 2 is the longest CAREC corridor, linking East Asia with the Caucasus, the Mediterranean and Southern Europe. It crosses Georgia, the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the Republic of Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Republic of Tajikistan, the Kyrgyz Republic and the People’s Republic of China (PRC): 1.034 weitere Wörter

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