Tag Archives: Afghanistan

Bowe Bergdahl release: US parties clash on Afghan deal

The main US political parties have clashed over the deal to swap five Guantanamo Bay detainees for a Taliban-held soldier, with Republicans warning it could put American lives at risk. Senator John McCain said the detainees, who were transferred to … read more

Who are the Guantanamo detainees have arrived in Qatar ?

Who are the Guantanamo detainees? Mohammad Fazl served as the Taliban’s deputy defence minister during America’s military campaign in 2001. Accused of possible war crimes, including the murder of thousands of Shia Muslims. Khirullah Khairkhwa was a senior Taliban official … read more

French police in standoff with migrants

French police in standoff with migrants at Calais camps France clears migrant camps.   pic.twitter.com/NYfZVIWnS1 Police in northern France reportedly moved in Wednesday on makeshift migrant camps near the port of Calais, prompting a standoff with the defiant residents — … read more