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Afghan Watchdog: Hundreds of Millions of Dollars Can't Be Found

The Pentagon can’t account for several hundred million of dollars worth of reconstruction funds paid out to dozens of contractors in Afghanistan, according to new report from Washington’s Afghan watchdog that details $21 billion in U.S. noch 624 Wörter

The Cable

Omar Khadr

This is a first-person report by citizen journalist Sandra Der from the scene of Omar Khadr’s parole hearing in Edmonton. Khadr was only 15 when the actions which led to his detention took place in Afghanistan. noch 1.154 Wörter


Attention Afghanistan: Part 1

Afftention Afghanistan Part 1: This is just the beginning

First published on on 4th January 2015

If you are familiar with some of our classic Guestlist interviews, you will know that every so often we like to play a game of word association with our interviewees; a light-hearted game, designed to bring out personality and particular characteristics, unique to every person. noch 1.226 Wörter


President Obama Pardons Bowe Bergdahl, Adds Him to Iran Nuclear Negotiation Team

(PNI.  Khorramshahr, Iran.)

The White House announced today that President Obama had granted Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl a presidential pardon, sparing him from a military court martial where he would have faced charges of desertion while on active duty.   noch 131 Wörter

Ex-FBI agent sentenced to 10 years in Afghan kickback scheme

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – A former FBI agent accused of trying to derail a Utah investigation into an alleged defense contractor kickback scheme was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday. noch 475 Wörter