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US technical delegation due in Turkey to discuss Afghanistan

Anadolu Agency 22 Jun 2021
... comprised of noncombatant troops, is reported to have offered to guard the airport as questions remain on how security will be assured along major transport routes and at the airport, which is the main gateway to the capital Kabul.
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Turkey will take the lead in securing Kabul Airport: Report

Khaama Press 22 Jun 2021
Turkey has reportedly pledged to protect Hamid Karzai International Airport, as concerns persist about how security would be ensured along important transportation lines and at the airport, which is the primary entrance to the capital Kabul.
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‘Zero tolerance for terrorism...’: India takes aim at Pakistan at UNSC debate

Hindustan Times 22 Jun 2021
Pakistan has barred the movement of Indian goods through its territory to Afghanistan while allowing Afghan exports to India, despite strong objections from the government in Kabul over the years. To overcome such transit and transport-related problems, India has launched several ...
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New Delhi targets Pak at UNSC Afghanistan debate

Hindustan Times 22 Jun 2021
Pakistan has barred the movement of Indian goods through its territory to Afghanistan while allowing Afghan exports to India, despite strong objections from the government in Kabul over the years. To overcome such transit and transport-related problems, India has launched several ...
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Attacked and vulnerable, Some Afghans are forming their own armies

Indian Express 22 Jun 2021
The rush to raise fighters and weapons evokes the mujahedeen wars of the early 1990s, when rival militias killed thousands of civilians and left sections of Kabul in ruins ... Less than a month later, three public transport minivans were bombed in Kabul’s Hazara neighborhoods, killing 18 civilians, most of them Hazara.
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Afghanistan’s air force is a rare US-backed success story. It might soon fail

Stars and Stripes 21 Jun 2021
Hosy Andar, deputy governor of Ghazni province, top left, and soldiers, some wounded, are transported from at an outpost in Ghazni Province to Kabul Airbase in Afghanistan ... An Afghan air force UH-60 crew inspects the tail rotor during preflight check at Kabul Airbase in Afghanistan.
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Turkish president’s Afghan security proposal receives mixed reactions

The Wire Network 18 Jun 2021
ISLAMABAD/KABUL/NEW DELHI ... Turkey, whose forces in Afghanistan have always been of noncombatant troops, is reported to have offered to guard Hamid Karzai International Airport as questions remain on how security will be assured along major transport routes and at the airport, which is the main gateway to the capital Kabul.
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Afghanistan’s air force is a rare U.S.-backed success story. It may soon fail.

The Los Angeles Times 18 Jun 2021
The dwindling number of UH-60 maintenance contractors, who have pulled back entirely from Kandahar, means the helicopters have to fly to Kabul for repairs and upkeep ... Hosy Andar, deputy governor of Ghazni province, top left, and soldiers, some wounded, are transported from at an outpost in Ghazni Province to Kabul Airbase in Afghanistan.
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Pakistan welcomes Turkey’s Afghan security proposal

The Wire 17 Jun 2021
KABUL/ ... Turkey, whose forces in Afghanistan have always been of noncombatant troops, is reported to have offered to guard Hamid Karzai International Airport as questions remain on how security will be assured along major transport routes and at the airport, which is the main gateway to the capital Kabul.
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Turkey to play 'lead role' in securing Kabul airport: White House

Anadolu Agency 17 Jun 2021
Turkey, whose forces in Afghanistan have always been of noncombatant troops, is reported to have offered to guard Hamid Karzai International Airport as questions remain on how security will be assured along major transport routes and at the airport, which is the main gateway to the capital Kabul.
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16 drug-related criminals arrested in Afghanistan

China.dot.org 16 Jun 2021
"Afghan Counter Narcotics Police of Afghanistan (CNPA) and detective security organizations have arrested 16 people on the suspicion of transportation of drugs and narcotics ...
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Turkey’s Erdogan proposes new security mission involving Pakistan for Kabul airport safety

The News International 15 Jun 2021
According to international media, Turkey is reported to have offered to guard the airport amid concerns over the security along major transport routes and at the airport, which is the main gateway to Kabul ... would run the Kabul international airport after the troops’ withdrawal.
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Turkey Seeks US Support to Maintain Troops in Afghanistan

The National Herald 15 Jun 2021
... run Kabul's international airport, following the withdrawal of other NATO troops ... Turkey is reported to have offered to guard the airport as questions remain on how security will be assured along major transport routes and at the airport, which is the main gateway to Kabul.
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NATO leaders bid symbolic adieu to Afghanistan at summit

Longview News-Journal 14 Jun 2021
BRUSSELS (AP) — U.S ... military pulls out for good ... With the U.S. leading the withdrawal, European allies and Canada want to hear Biden's thinking about how security will be assured at their embassies, along major transport routes and above all at Kabul's airport ... Some think Kabul's capitulation is only a matter of time ... allies ... "The U.S ... ....
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NATO leaders to bid symbolic adieu to Afghanistan at summit

Stars and Stripes 13 Jun 2021
leading the withdrawal, European allies and Canada want to hear Biden's thinking about how security will be assured at their embassies, along major transport routes and above all at Kabul's airport ... Some think Kabul's capitulation is only a matter of time.
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