2 Months Into 2009, US Deaths Spike In Afghanistan

U.S. Army soldiers exit a CH-47 Chinook helicopter to provide security in Bagram, Afghanistan, Feb. 15,…

US Increased Military Aid To Pakistan….Is This The Solution To End Afghan War?

U.S. and Pakistani Generals From Defense Technology News: By increase in military supplies to Pakistan, there…

Afghan War Should Last Until 2025: Ex-Commander

Photo: Lt. Gen. David Barno says he will take “rapid action” on recommendations from an internal…

Mexico's Cartel War — News Updates For February 28, 2009

Customs and Border Protection water units patrol the Rio Grande River under the Gateway International Bridge…

Reaction And Commentary To President Obama's Iraq Withdrawal Decision

President Barack Obama shakes hands with troops and civilians during his visit to Camp Lejeune, N.C.,…

President Obama's Iraq Withdrawal Decision — News Updates

President Barack Obama talks to troops and civilians during his visit to Camp Lejeune, N.C., Feb.…

Book Casts Harsh Light on Ex-Hostage in Colombia

Keith Stansell, center, Tom Howes, left, and Marc Gonsalves at Columbia University to introduce their new…

Mass Graves Of Executed Officers In Bangladesh Found

A firefighter covers the bodies of Bangladesh Rifles officers Photo: AP/The Telegraph More Bodies Found At…

Fighting Erupts In South Sudan Between The Army And Militias

South Sudan Clashes ‘Killed 50’ — The BBC At least 50 people were killed in this…

Fiji 2009 – Smaller coins

New circulating types (smaller): Sizes comparison with previous types: (images taken from eBay)