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C.I.A.’s Afghan Forces Leave a Trail of Abuse and Anger

Image The outskirts of Khost city, in eastern Afghanistan. The United Nations said in a recent report that the C.I.A.-sponsored units in the province operated outside the official Afghan government structure.CreditCreditJim Huylebroek for The New York Times C.I.A.’s Afghan Forces Leave a Trail of Abuse and Anger The fighters hold ...

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Inside Facebook’s Secret Rulebook for Global Political Speech

Image Facebook’s headquarters in Menlo Park.CreditCreditJason Henry for The New York Times Inside Facebook’s Secret Rulebook for Global Political Speech Under fire for stirring up distrust and violence, the social network has vowed to police its users. But leaked documents raise serious questions about its approach. Facebook’s headquarters in Menlo ...

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Trek Into Congo Forest Reveals an Ebola Crisis Fueled by Violence

Supported by Trek Into Congo Forest Reveals an Ebola Crisis Fueled by Violence By Kimiko de Freytas-Tamura Dec. 26, 2018 Image A vaccination team administering the Ebola vaccine to residents of the Kanyihunga district in Congo, starting with those who had recent contact with Alphonsine Kahindo Kambere, the most recent ...

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Arms Sales to Saudis Leave American Fingerprints on Yemen’s Carnage

Supported by Arms Sales to Saudis Leave American Fingerprints on Yemen’s Carnage Image Newly graduated officers of the Royal Saudi Air Force in Riyadh. The F-15 fighter jets behind them are American-made and maintained.CreditCreditFayez Nureldine/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images By Declan Walsh and Eric Schmitt Dec. 25, 2018 CAIRO — ...

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