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US-Afghanistan

Premature to ‘withdraw’ US forces from Afghanistan, says top US...

08 August, 2019 2:52 am 2:52 am

WASHINGTON – The top US general said on Wednesday that it was too early to talk about “withdrawal” of US counter-terrorism forces in Afghanistan as US and Taliban forces appear close to an agreement to end the 18-year war. “I think it’s premature. I’m not using the withdraw word right now ,” Marine General Joseph … Read More


Methadone programs for ex-criminals tied to fewer premature deaths

08 August, 2018 10:26 am 10:26 am

(Reuters Health) – Opioid addicts with criminal histories may be less likely to die of overdoses or other causes during periods when they’re in methadone treatment programs, a Canadian study suggests. The study involved 14,530 people with criminal convictions who had been prescribed methadone in British Columbia. Researchers collected data from 1998 to 2015; during … Read More