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US troop buildup in Afghanistan could be a defining moment
Mini-surge to test out US strategy in Afghanistan
In Afghanistan, real journalists carry cameras
Moscow again eyes Afghanistan 20 years after retreat
A reality check for Obama in Afghanistan
Security up at porous Afghan border
Coordinated Kabul assault shows Taliban strength
Afghanistan: signs of progress in Jalalabad
The Places In Between
Kyrgyzstan: Does it really want to close US base?
Taliban who? Afghan filmmakers brave off-screen dramas
The Monitor's View
Obama's missing timetable for Afghanistan
Reporters on the Job: Riding through Afghanistan in a Humvee
Trading a life in Vegas to speak for troops in Afghanistan
Female cops test traditional gender roles in Afghanistan
Afghanistan and Pakistan take center stage in 2009
Eight die in Pakistan offensive against militants in the Khyber Pass
NATO commanders in Afghanistan wary of antidrug effort
Suspected US drone attack in Pakistan kills at least seven Taliban
Afghanistan: Soviet failures echo for US
Afghan women fear a retreat to dark days
Paris bomb scare raises question: jihadis, or not?
Bid to split Taliban, Al Qaeda
In between the fighting, soldiers also battle boredom
Pakistani militants attack key NATO supply line
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Facing the devastation of the Oklahoma tornadoes
May 24, 2013
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Obama reaches for moral high ground on drones, Gitmo
Monitor Political Cartoons
Time for food aid reform that helps hungry countries – and the US
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Meet the Wisconsin teen behind today's Doodle 4 Google (+video)
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