Forsiden          Newsfeed          Slang-ordbok          Søk i NIFS arkiv     


Tid: Thu, 22.03-2018 20:41 Lokal fil generert: Thu, 22.03-2018 13:11
Artikler hentet: 41 Fil: RSS Feed Garth, keyword: afghanistan
Feed rate: 5 minutter Feed er:

NYT: Kabul Suicide Bombing Kills 26 in Holiday Crowd, Officials Say

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:30:00 GMT
 Feed: NYT | Search phrase: afghanistan |
Victims' bodies at a hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan, after the suicide bombing of a crowd celebrating Nowruz, the Persian New Year, on Wednesday.

NYT: "?At War,' The Times's Renegade Blog From the Front Lines, Returns

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:48:41 GMT
 Feed: NYT | Search phrase: afghanistan |
American soldiers in Kunduz, Afghanistan, in October 2010.

NYT: "?Killed, Shovel in Hand': Afghan Farmers Are Latest Victims of a Chaotic War

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 14:47:16 GMT
 Feed: NYT | Search phrase: afghanistan |
Security forces in the Chaparhar district of Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, on Saturday. In a tangled conflict of many players on both sides, civilians are bearing the brunt.

BBC World: Two convicted 'honour' killers to be deported from Canada

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:36:41 GMT
 Feed: BBC World | Search phrase: afghanistan |
Mohammad Shafia and Tooba Yahya, convicted of "honour killings", will be deported to Afghanistan.

The Guardian: Pressure builds in 'powderkeg' Kabul as refugees return home

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 11:00:34 GMT
 Feed: The Guardian | Search phrase: afghanistan |
As Pakistan deports thousands of Afghans, informal settlements are adding to the intense strain on Kabul's resources – with potentially disastrous resultsRacing against the setting sun to wind up the day's labour, Shukour takes a few steps back and surveys his construction site. As the dust from the drilling settles back on the 50 square metres of rock that will become the foundations of his new house in Kabul, he stops work and talks about the home he fled as an eight-year-old."Our Panjshir is as beautiful as India's Kashmir," he says, framed against a rash of grey matchbox huts vying for very available inch before the hillside falls steeply away. "It was God's own valley until the reign of fire." Continue reading...

NYT: U.S. Braces for Return of Terrorist Safe Havens to Afghanistan

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 21:50:46 GMT
 Feed: NYT | Search phrase: afghanistan |
The compound of the Save the Children charity in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, after it was attacked by the Islamic State in January. Afghan officials believe there are now an estimated 3,000 ISIS fighters in the country.

The Guardian: Army veteran who killed three women 'hero who clearly had demons' ? mayor

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 12:28:24 GMT
 Feed: The Guardian | Search phrase: afghanistan |
Albert Wong, 36, shot hostages at Pathway Home in YountvilleOne victim was seven months pregnant, family friend saysThe army veteran who killed three women after a siege in California completed dangerous missions in Afghanistan that left him anxious and wary when he came home, according to people who knew him. Related: Gunman and three hostages found dead at US veterans' home Continue reading...

NYT: Under Trump, U.S. Launched 8 Airstrikes Against ISIS in Libya. It Disclosed 4.

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 23:55:08 GMT
 Feed: NYT | Search phrase: afghanistan |
Most of the American airstrikes in Libya since President Trump took office have been carried out by armed MQ-9 Reaper drones. Above, airmen in Afghanistan preparing an MQ-9 for a mission.


Democratic Underground, eller DU for kort, er nettets heftigste sted om du er interessert i amerikansk liberalistisk politikk. Med mer enn hundre tusen registrerte brukere og over 30 millioner postinger er det et av de mest populære forum på det amerikanske kontinent, og debatten holder høy kvalitet ettersom snittalderen på medlemmene er over 35 år. DU Wiki

Informed Comment - Juan Cole
Juan Cole er professor i historie og leder for Global Americana Institute.
Han kommenterer hendelsene i Midt-Østen i sin blogg, som har blitt et vanningshull for newsjunkies over hele verden.

Alternet - Larisa Alexandrovna
Hun driver nyhetsstedet Raw Story og blogger på, og har et eget blogsted på Hun deltar også i debatten på Democratic Underground som lala_rawraw.
NYTT: at-Largely er nominert til Best Political Coverage i Blog Awards.

Bradblog - Brad Friedman
Brad Firedman blogger om valgfusk og overgrep mot borgerrettighetene i USA. En skarp og gravende blogger det er verdt å få med seg.

Eschaton (Atrios) - Duncan Bowen Black
Atrios er en av de mest kjente bloggerne 'over there', og har mer enn 100.000 daglige treff. Han er tidligere kommentator på Air America radio, og er tilknyttet Media Matters Institute siden 2005.

H2O Man - Patrick O'Waterman
H2O Man poster også på Democratic Underground.

Rigorous Intuition - Jeff Wells
Jeff Wells er av få som kan skrive intelligent om temaer som UFOs, HAARP og andre 'konspirasjonsteorier' uten å ha det konspiratoriske verdensbilde som utgangspunkt. Han graver uansett tema, og kommer med mange kloke betraktninger.
Han poster på DU under nick Minstrel Boy.

Wake Up Call
Krigsveteraner fra østkysten i USA driver denne bloggen, som inneholder tanker om krig og USAs rolle i verdenspolitikken. Flere av disse er med i den ambulerende fredskampanjen Eyes Wide Open.

Lukery blogger mest om Sibel Edmonds, og er en person i kretsen rundt henne. Bloggen er vel verdt å ta en kikk på.

Organized Rage
Organized Rage er en EU-relatert anglo-irsk blogg som skriver om livet fra arbeiderklassens perspektiv.

(Alt stoff fra NIFS kan fritt siteres, men det er fint om du tar med en link til oss)