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Streets in Afghanistan’s normally bustling capital city of Kabul had a deserted look on Saturday, with several shops closed and residents remaining indoors, following the start of a three-week lockdown imposed by the government.

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The 82nd Airborne Division has quarantined more than 300 paratroopers for a 14-day period Saturday after they returned to Fort Bragg, North Carolina, from their deployment in Afghanistan.

2) More than 300 82nd Airborne Division paratroopers returning from Afghanistan began a 14-day quarantine Saturday to prevent potential spread of the coronavirus, the division said in a statement.

More than 300 82nd Airborne Division paratroopers returning from Afghanistan began a 14-day quarantine Saturday to prevent potential spread of the coronavirus, the division said in a statement.

On Saturday, 300 U.S. soldiers returning from Afghanistan were quarantined amid the coronavirus outbreak.

US soldiers returning from #Afghanistan  have been quarantined amid the #coronavirus  outbreak. On Saturday, 300 paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division returned to Fort Bragg after a nine-month deployment. (AP) #coronavirusAfghanistanA #TOLOnewsbreakfghanistan

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#AbdullahAbdullah , the bitter rival of Afghanistan’s president-elec #AshrafGhani  , has issued invitations to a parallel swearing-in ceremony due next week, his spokesman said on Saturday.

Kabul was reeling Saturday after Islamic State jihadists killed 32 people and wounded dozens more, with injured survivors describing scenes of terror as gunmen opened fire in the deadliest attack to hit Afghanistan since a US-Taliban deal

The United States conducted an airstrike on Wednesday against Taliban fighters in Afghanistan, the first strike since a troop withdrawal agreement was signed between the two sides on Saturday

The United States signed a historic deal with #Taliban  insurgents on Saturday that could pave the way toward a full withdrawal of foreign soldiers from Afghanistan over the next 14 months and represent a step toward ending the 18-year-war there.


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BREAKING: The U.S. and the Taliban are poised to sign a peace deal Saturday, 18 years after the Afghanistan War began in the wake the Sept. 11 attacks.

This is Staff Sgt. Ian Paul McLaughlin and Pfc. Miguel Angel Villalon. They were killed Saturday in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, by an improvised explosive device while serving w/ the 82nd Airborne Division. McLaughlin was a 29-year-old father of four. Villalon was 21. RIP.

JUST IN: The U.S. has conducted an airstrike against the Taliban, its first attack on the group since the two sides signed a landmark deal on Saturday, U.S. Forces-Afghanistan spokesperson says.

On Saturday, we appreciated the opportunity to meet with Afghanistan President@ashrafghani  to discuss efforts to advance peace and stability, to fight the drug trade, and to ensure that negotiations with the Taliban do not set back the progress achieved by Afghan women.

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This is Sgt. 1st Class Javier Jaguar Gutierrez, 28, and Sgt. 1st Class Antonio Rey Rodriguez, 28. They are the two U.S. Special Forces soldiers killed in Afghanistan on Saturday. RIP.

This is Sgt. Maj. James G. Sartor. He was killed by small-arms fire in Afghanistan on Saturday, July 13 while deployed with 10th Special Forces Group. Between Iraq and Afghanistan, Sartor was deployed in 2002, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2017 and 2019. RIP.

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The body of US Army Sergeant Leandro A.S. Jasso, arrived at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware Monday. The 25-year-old Jasso died Saturday during combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan, US Defense Department officials said on Sunday.

Verified ⁦⁩ for the widow and seven children of Brent Taylor, Mayor of North Ogden, Utah and a Major in the National Guard, KIA in Afghanistan Saturday.

#RadicalDimms – : I’ve covered battles in Afghanistan. I’ve seen our young men and women make sacrifices for our nation. I think Saturday Night Live owes all of our veterans an apology. They need to thank our veterans for their service. #MAGA  #TrumpTrain  #Dobbs 

Pentagon: Sgt. 1st Class Stephen Cribben was killed by enemy in Afghanistan on Saturday. RIP

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