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Claire Truscott

Claire Truscott

    US commander steps down in Afghanistan
    US commander steps down in Afghanistan
    General David Petraeus, the most celebrated military leader of his generation, stepped down as United States commander in Afghanistan on Monday...
    FBI probes medic murders in Afghanistan
    FBI probes medic murders in Afghanistan
    The FBI is conducting its own probe into the deaths of six Americans who were among eight foreign workers on a medical aid project gunned down in...
    India, Pakistan open key talks in Islamabad
    India, Pakistan open key talks in Islamabad
    The foreign ministers of nuclear-armed rivals Pakistan and India on Thursday opened their first key talks in Islamabad since the 2008 Mumbai...
    Afghans caught between Taliban and US promises
    Afghans caught between Taliban and US promises
    "We're caught in the middle," Abdul Rahim tells United States Marines as they try to induce his fellow Afghan villagers to turn on the Taliban...
    Aid misery for Burma cyclone victims
    Aid misery for Burma cyclone victims
    A few aid shipments had arrived in Burma's main city by Thursday, but the planeloads of supplies and heavy equipment needed to help millions of...