An Afghan boy watches a U.S. Marine, attached with the 2nd Battalion ...
Dec 18th, 2009
(Reuters) - An Afghan boy watches a U.S. Marine, attached with the 2nd Battalion 2nd Marines from Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, as he passes his residence while patrolling in Garmsir district of Helmand Province December 18, 2009. REUTERS/Adrees Latif (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY) -
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Hard-line Islamist students protested in the Afghan capital demanding the repeal of a presidential decree for women's rights that they say is un-Islamic. It was the latest sign of a backlash against the legal protections passed in the 12 years since the toppling of the Taliban regime known for its harsh treatment of w... [Full Article]
CANNES, France (AP) - Cannes has been the birthplace of many a star, and the latest candidate to shine is Marine Vacth, who plays a teenager confronting the complexities of adolescent sexuality in Francois Ozon's "Jeune et Jolie" ("Young and Beautiful.") (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]