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U.S. Supersizes Afghan Mega-Base as Withdrawal Date Looms

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan — Anyone who thinks the United States is really going to withdraw from Afghanistan in July 2011 needs to come to this giant air base an hour away from Kabul. There’s construction everywhere. It’s exactly what you wouldn’t expect from a transient presence.

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August 10, 2010

Fascinating Video Showing the History of Nuclear Explosions from 1945 to 1998

This video is amazing because you will learn so much about who has performed the majority of nuclear testing, and where they have done their testing. Based on the amount of testing they have done, likely France is the 3rd leading world authority in nuclear testing research.

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August 10, 2010

Mathematical Miracles in Qur`an

Very interesting miracles involving numbers in Qur`an.

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August 5, 2010

Mohammed Ahmed Fourth at World Juniors

MONCTON–Mohammed Ahmed, who will be a sophomore this fall at the University of Wisconsin, finished fourth in the 10,000-meter run at the IAAF World Junior Championships held last month.

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August 5, 2010

Cordoba Mosque

NEW YORK — A city commission on Tuesday denied landmark status to a building near the World Trade Center site, freeing a group to convert the property into an Islamic community center and mosque that has drawn national opposition.

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August 5, 2010

Tea Parties Aghast Over “Muslim Day”

Tea partiers and other anti-Islam activists are freaking out about a Muslim Family Day planned for several Six Flags parks around the country on Sept. 12, the day after the World Trade Center attacks.

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August 5, 2010

Gulf Charities Gear Up for Ramadan

Gulf nations in the Middle East are no stranger to the global credit crunch that has gripped most parts of the world for the past couple of years.

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August 5, 2010

The Denouement–Iraq as the US Exits

In Iraq, since the fall of the King over fifty years ago, Baghdad has had historically “strong” governments. By forcing a type of democracy upon the populace that has not developed from the culture of the region, a weak government has arisen upon the occupied that may force them to rely on a the Neo-Colonialist State for survival for quite some time provided Mesopotamia itself can remain as a unified nation, and not devolve politically along its ethnic boundaries.

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August 5, 2010

On the Goals We Set

We all want things in our lives, but we don’t always want them bad enough to actually go get them.

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August 5, 2010

Don’t Blame Pakistan for the Failure of the War-Imran Khan

Before the West invaded Afghanistan my country had no suicide bombers, no jihad and no Talebanisation

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August 5, 2010

Pulitzer Prize Winner Hedges to Speak to Journalism Students

Chris Hedges to speak August 6th at Byblos in Dearborn

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August 5, 2010

Michigan Muslim Democratic Caucus Meet Mark Brewer

Michigan Muslim Democratic Caucus meet Mark Brewer

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August 5, 2010

MUNA Educational Conference

The Muslim Ummah of North America (MUNA), North Zone’s yearly Educational Conference was held on 07/18/2010, Sunday at Al-Falah Auditorium, Detroit, Michigan.

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August 5, 2010

Houstonian Corner (V12-I32)

Pakistani floods / Milestone for PCC-USA

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August 5, 2010

Aisam-ul-Haq Begins North American Tennis Odyssey in Fine Fashion

Pakistan’s Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi and his Indian partner Rohan Bopanna began a series of 6 North American doubles tennis tournaments in Los Angeles with an impressive run.

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August 5, 2010

Shabazz Muhammad Ready to Take Off

Shabbaz Muhammad is only 16 years old, and he will only be a junior in high school this fall. But he has already met and spoken with some of the premier college basketball coaches in the country.

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August 5, 2010

Hamed Haddadi–Blazing a Trail for Iranians in the NBA

Hamed Haddadi is an Iranian professional basketball player with the Memphis Grizzlies of the National Basketball Association, and he is the first Iranian to play in the NBA.

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August 5, 2010

Interview YM Secretary General Faizan Mumtaz

The Muslim Observer’s Siddiq Ather talks with Faizan Mumtaz the Secretary General of Young Muslims (YM). The written form of the interview as well as a variety of other articles can be found on The Muslim Observer website:

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August 5, 2010

Man Builds His Own Island—from plastic bottles

man moves to Mexico, makes own island… from plastic bottles. survives two hurricanes.

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August 5, 2010

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