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Joshua Boyle, Canadian held hostage in Afghanistan, pleads for help in new video

The Canadian government said Tuesday it’s aware of a video released by Afghan militants that depicts Canadian hostage Joshua Boyle and his American wife, Caitlan Coleman, who were kidnapped while travelling in Afghanistan four years ago. 510 kata lagi

World

Report: US Spends One Trillion Dollars, Gets Terrorist Safe Haven In Return

Daily Caller, by Saagar Enjeti, Aug. 29, 2016:

After spending a trillion dollars and deploying hundreds of thousands of U.S. troops, Jihadi groups are likely to find safe haven in Afghanistan, a new… 450 kata lagi

Counter Jihad Report

How do I Talk to my "Boots" About Politics? Retaking the American Narrative in the Marine Corps

This is a guest post from Peter Lucier.

Peter Lucier is a Marine veteran (2008-2013) and student at Montana State University. He writes as a member of the Council of Former Enlisted for The Best Defense blog, and is the editor of the soon to be launched Return to Base ( 1.052 kata lagi

Military

Number of Refugees to Europe Surges to Record 1.3 Million in 2015

Number of Refugees to Europe Surges to Record 1.3 Million in 2015. Pew Research Center. Phillip Connor. August 2, 2016.

A record 1.3 million migrants applied for asylum in the 28 member states of the European Union, Norway and Switzerland in 2015, nearly double the previous high water mark of roughly 700,000 that was set in 1992 after the fall of the Iron Curtain and the collapse of the Soviet Union. 48 kata lagi

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In My Hands Today...

Kabul Beauty School: An American Woman Goes Behind the Veil – Deborah Rodriguez

Soon after the fall of the Taliban, in 2001, Deborah Rodriguez went to Afghanistan as part of a group offering humanitarian aid to this war-torn nation. 283 kata lagi

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