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Senate set to take up major cyber legislation
- U.S. efforts to help root out corruption in Afghanistan have been repeatedly stymied since their beginning. Afghan officials alleged to have engaged in bribery have escaped prosecution; investigative initiatives have stalled; and political interference has at times hindered attempts to reduce the sort of endemic malfeasance that has driven Afghans to the Taliban.
Former CIA official: Al-Qaeda in Yemen still nimble
( Fount of 'information' on alCIAda )An Iranian firm, seeking to capitalize on the frenzy that followed the crash of the drone — and American calls to have it returned — is now producing miniaturized toy versions of the craft. Most of the toys, which come in several colors and are made of Iranian plastic, have already been snapped up by Iranian government organizations, according to the group that manufactures them.
At least one model — a pink one — has been reserved for President Obama.
between 60 and 90 percent of IR scholars surveyed simply reject the U.S. use of force in five hot-button region
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Friday’s New York Times takes a look at two problems that could complicate ending the war in Afghanistan: the growing mistrust between Afghan soldiers and coalition forces and concerns by Afghan officials over clarity regarding peace talks between the United States and the Taliban.
( Think they've figured out it's all about destroying local governments - even puppet regimes - yet ? )Lingua Franca
"It doesn’t seem like the languages spoken by the crew was in any way tailored for region since the list is missing a couple of key ones like Farsi and Pashto."
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