Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Binocular Snapshot for 04/10/2013

Two American service members on Tuesday, officials said. both the dead were from the United States. The helicopter went down in Pachir Agam District of Nangarhar Province

Ms. Smedinghoff’s promise was cut short by a Taliban car bomb. She was killed along with three American soldiers, a Department of Defense civilian employee and several Afghans
They were attacked as they walked from a small air base to a school in Qalat, the provincial capital — a walk that would normally have taken just a few minutes, but was still conducted wearing helmets and protective gear, and with a military escort

Her death has deeply shaken her colleagues, a diplomatic corps already kept in pressure-cooker conditions in the tightly secured embassy in Kabul.

4 Afghan Police Killed in Nimruz Blast
Four Afghan police officers have been killed and two more officers injured in a roadside bomb blast in south-western Nimruz province, the incident took place Tuesday in Zarang, the capital of the province, when a police vehicle struck an improvised explosive device (IED) in the road

The police were travelling from Zarang to the Charbarak district in the province.

At least three civilians have been killed and three others injured by a roadside bomb blast in southern Helmand province Tuesday afternoon, local officials said.

The blast occurred about 01:00 pm local time in the Shorshorak area of Helmand's Nawa district when a civilian vehicle struck the makeshift bomb in the road

These failures will continue to espouse the lies of the so-called "success of the surge"

Iraqi al-Qaeda and Syrian group 'merge'
The website linked to Jabhat al-Nusra confirmed on Tuesday the merger with the Islamic State of Iraq, whose leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, first made the announcement in a 21-minute audio message posted on websites

The Syrian group has made little secret of its links across the Iraqi border, but until now it has not officially declared itself to be part of al-Qaeda.

Baghdadi said that his group, the Islamic State of Iraq, and Syria's Jabhat al-Nusra will now be known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant.

"It is time to announce to the Levantine people and the whole world that Jabhat al-Nusra is merely an extension and part of the Islamic State of Iraq,"

The U.S. designated Nusra Front a terrorist organization in December, and said then that the group had ties to al-Qaida.

It added that the merger "puts the credibility of the United Nations and the Security Council and independent countries in front of a real test in which they must choose between their bias for terrorism represented by al-Qaida ... or acknowledge the Syrian people and government's right to combat terrorism."

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Iran earthquake kills 37, shakes nuclear power plant
A magnitude 6.3 earthquake in Iran struck near the Bushehr power plant, but company officials report no damage. The Iran earthquake was felt in countries across the Persian Gulf.

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