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Jack seeks out her veteran lawyer, Colonel Bob Moorcroft, who explains that Major Turner has also been accused of the murders of two soldiers in Afghanistan.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 23, 2019

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The storyline is based on 12 members of the first Special Forces team to be deployed in Afghanistan just after the 9/11 attack.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 23, 2019

FCT to commence fresh polio immunisation

READ ALSO: I will not compromise in safeguarding people’s trust, says Buhari “There are three countries in the world that still have issues with polio; Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 23, 2019

A gun in the face: Davos ploy to reshape refugee debate

Qudratullah Hotak, a 25-year-old refugee from Afghanistan and one of 24 trainees of Ford Germany's so-called Equipment Qualification (EQ) program to integrate migrants in a booming labour market, uses a rasp at the training workshop of Ford Motor Co in Cologne, Germany, January 11, 2019.

Reuters , Africa Jan 23, 2019

Ten health issues demand urgent attention in 2019, says WHO | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

2019 may also be the year when transmission of wild poliovirus is stopped in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Asylum applications in Germany fall for second year in a row

Immigration remains a contentious topic in Germany, four years after Merkel’s 2015 decision to welcome a record 890,000 asylum applicants, mainly Muslims fleeing conflicts in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.

EWN , South Africa Jan 22, 2019

Drunk Russian man detained after failed attempt to hijack plane

The passenger, who claimed he was armed, tried to break into the cockpit during the flight from the Siberian city of Surgut to Moscow and demanded that Aeroflot flight SU 1515 change course and fly to Afghanistan, Russian news agencies reported.

Reuters , Africa Jan 22, 2019

Taliban militants kill dozens at Afghan intelligence base

The Taliban's power and reach has surged since foreign combat troops left Afghanistan in 2014.

The Star , Kenya Jan 22, 2019

Mexico journalist murdered, as 2018 sets homicide record

He was the first journalist killed this year in what has become one of the world's deadliest countries for the press, behind only war-torn Afghanistan and Syria, according to watchdog group Reporters Without Borders.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 22, 2019

Taliban attack on Afghan security base kills over 100

KABUL (Reuters) - A Taliban attack in central Afghanistan on Monday killed scores of security personnel, officials said, with some estimates putting the death toll at more than 100, amid government silence about one of the most deadly insurgent attacks in months.

Reuters , Africa Jan 21, 2019