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    ISAF is NATO's special force for Afghanistan, including NATO and non-NATO countries.

    Not running out of Afghanistan: Germany

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Germany on Monday pledged stout support to the new Afghan government, saying it would continue to help the war-torn country return to stability.

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    Killer of US general had no links to Taliban

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan soldier who gunned down a US general had no links to the Taliban operative, a military investigation report said on Thursday.


    Dempsey attends ISAF change of command event

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Gen. Martin Dempsey, US Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman, arrived in Kabul on Monday night to attend the change of American military command in Afghanistan.

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    ISAF soldier succumbs to wounds

    KABUL (Pajhwok): An International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) service member died of wounds as a result of an attack in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday.


    German defence minister arrives in Balkh

    KABUL (PAN): The new German defence minister flew into the ancient city of Mazar-i-Sharif on Sunday morning to meet troops from her country in northern Afghanistan.

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    Truckers asked not to carry ISAF supplies

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Pakistani transporters have announced International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) supplies will not be trucked to Afghanistan as long as an ongoing by the ruling party in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province continues.


    Australians troops to exit Uruzgan by Christmas

    KABUL (PAN): Australia's military involvement in the Afghanistan conflict will end by Christmas with the pullout of most of its 1500 soldiers from the war-torn country, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said.


    KP govt warns of halting NATO supplies

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak has warned his government would block supplies to Afghanistan-based NATO troops if the US does not halt drone strikes in Pakistan.

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    British troops assist ANA offensive in Sangin

    KABUL (PAN): Scores of British troops assisted Afghan security forces in conducting an anti-Taliban operation in the Sangin district of southern Helmand province, a media report said on Sunday.

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    ISAF warplanes stray into Pakistan

    KABUL (PAN): Two International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) aircraft violated Pakistan's airspace, infiltrating several kilometers into the neighbouring country, media reported on Thursday.