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1. "General: Afghans may soon back Taliban", FISNIK ABRASHI, Associated Press Writers. 10-8-2006

2. Obama Calls for Plan on Withdrawing US Troops from Iraq VOA News 22 January 2009

3. ESCALATION IS WRONG STRATEGY. IT IS TIME TO LEAVE AFGHANISTAN US Fed News Service, Including US State News December 4, 2009

4. We have the time! The Nation (Karachi, Pakistan) December 15, 2009

5. Matthew Hoh: Foreign Service official resigns in protest over Afghan war washington post, October 28, 2009

6. Obama Adds Troops, but Maps Exit Plan SHERYL GAY STOLBERG and HELENE COOPER New York Times December 1, 2009

7. Iraq and Afghanistan wars 'being undermined by intelligence failures' By Jon Swaine 06 Mar 2009 Telegraph.co.uk - United Kingdom

8. U.N. says security in Afghanistan may worsen in 2009 Reuters March 13, 2009

9. Afghanistan: US Investigation of Airstrike Deaths 'Deeply Flawed' New Administration Should Revise Policies to Reduce Civilian January 15, 2009 Human rights watch

10. Afghanistan: Children's bodies used in macabre protest February 23, 2009 CNN

11. "Afghan group to rally for women's rights" Oakland Tribune March 8, 2008

12. "women's rights in Iraq, Afghanistan: American women's groups" AP Worldstream March 4, 2004 BARBARA BORST, Associated Press Writer

13. "Extremists attack schoolgirls with acid in Afghanistan" 11/12/2008 RIA Novosti - Moscow,Russia

14. "10 arrested over acid attack in Afghanistan" November 26, 2008 Radio Australia - Melbourne,Victoria,Australia

15. UN condemns assassination of female legislator in S Afghanistan www.chinaview.cn 2009-04-13 Xinhua - China

16. "Afghan Law That Legalizes Rape Poses Problem for Obama and Clinton" Kelley Beaucar Vlahos April 04, 2009 FOXNews - USA

17. Afghan cleric defends contentious marriage law RAHIM FAIEZ and HEIDI VOGT AP 4-11-2009

18. "Taliban shoots Afghan couple who eloped"April 14, 2009 UPI

19. "Strict Islamic rules creep their way back into Afghans' lives" KIM BARKER o Detroit Free Press - United States November 16, 2008

20. "Rights group: U.S.-backed warlords in Afghanistan creating 'climate of fear' that may derail elections" AP Worldstream July 28, 2003 TODD PITMAN, Associated Press Writer

21. Highlights from the Bush administration's annual report on human rights AP Worldstream March 12, 2008

22. Runoff Expected In Afghan Election; Fraud Probe Reduces Karzai's Share of Vote To About 47 Percent The Washington Post October 16, 2009 Karen DeYoung ; Joshua Partlow

23. U.S. pressured Abdullah Abdullah to withdraw from presidential race November 7, 2009 Examiner.com

24. "Afghan officials complicit in deadly insurgent attack: military" 11-4-2008 AFP

25. Afghan leader blames allies over civilian deaths, drugs Jan 20, 2009 AFP

26. Speakers explain complexity of Afghanistan conflict ROB CHANEY Missoulian April 25 2009

27. Afghans to Karzai: You failed us. Perceived as ineffective and corrupt, the Afghan president faces an uphill battle to reelection. Mark Sappenfield The Christian Science Monitor October 23, 2008

28. Why is opium production rising in Afghanistan, and can it be stopped? " The Independent - London October 14, 2008 JEROME STARKEY

29. "The Aimless War: Why Are We in Afghanistan?", TIME - USA, Joe Klein Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008

30. "U.S. intelligence chief warns Taliban gaining under weak Karzai rule" International Herald Tribune Mark Mazzetti Published: February 12, 2009

31. Karzai's brother said to be on CIA payroll: report Tue Oct 27, 2009 Reuters

32 "How the US army protects its trucks by paying the Taliban" Aram Roston The Guardian, Friday 13 November 2009

33. Afghan watchdog slams top job for ex-militia chief Reuters - Sayed Salahuddin, David Brunnstrom - ?Jan 25, 2010?

34. Suicide bomber strikes Afghan mosque; at least 20 killed; al-Qaida blamed Deseret News (Salt Lake City) June 1, 2005 Noor Khan Associated Press M

35. Afghan official, 22 others killed in suicide blast ; Taliban lay claim to attack outside mosque The Boston Globe (Boston, MA) September 3, 2009 M Karim Faiez ; Laura King

36. "CIA's Ex-Allies Have Become Deadly Foes; Warlords who defeated the Soviets now kill Americans."(Central Intelligence Agency) U.S. News & World Report July 21, 2008 Mulrine, Anna

37. "U.S. Lost Track Of Guns In Afghanistan" WASHINGTON, Feb. 11, 2009 CBS News - New York, NY,USA

38. "Obama Backs Bush on Afghanistan Detainees" VOA News 21 February 2009

39. Next flash point over terror detainees: Bagram prison.(USA) The Christian Science Monitor February 12, 2009 Richey, Warren

40. RIGHTS-U.S.: OBAMA'S STANCE ON BAGRAM DETAINEES STUNS ACTIVISTS Inter Press Service English News Wire February 25, 2009 William Fisher

41. White House: Bagram detainees have no rights.(Front) The Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk, VA) February 21, 2009

42 'Bin Laden' poster apology rejected The Press Association - ?Jan 19, 2010?

43. Iraq War: Supply of oil is crucial for the survival of the western world.(News) The News Letter (Belfast, Northern Ireland) March 20, 2003

44. COLUMN: What we don't know might hurt University Wire : February 22, 2002 Maceo Carrillo Martinet

45. Afghan gas pipeline nears reality.(WORLD)The Christian Science Monitor February 15, 2006