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FOR THE BIRDS, AND MOSTLY THE CHILDREN TOO

Today in Irony

The Middle East edition.

U.S. forces are creating the Afghan army in their own image: as an institution that not only fights but hosts meetings with elders, hands out humanitarian aid, and crafts a sophisticated media strategy ahead of its battles, conveniently filling gaps left by the frail and corrupt government and justice system.

And in Iran a sigheh, the Farsi word for a temporary marriage.

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