Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson International correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson is based in Berlin and covers Central Europe for NPR. Her reports can be heard on NPR's award-winning programs including Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

Paramedics and Afghan civilians carry a coffin containing the body of one of five people killed by a roadside bomb in Kandahar in mid-April. Fear has gripped the southern city of Kandahar ahead of NATO's upcoming offensive. Allauddin Khan/AP hide caption

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Violence Drains Hope From Afghans In Kandahar

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Afghanistan's President: Partner Or Obstacle?

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Experiencing Life, Death With Marines In Marjah

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Sally, a bomb-sniffing dog, assists Marines in the search for IEDs during their offensive in Marjah, a Taliban-infested area of southern Afghanistan. Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson/NPR hide caption

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Taliban Flees Marjah, Threat Remains For Marines

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Marines Continue Afghan Offensive

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Forces Launch Operation In Afghanistan

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NATO, Afghan Troops To Launch Offensive In Marjah

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Former Warlord On List Of Karzai Picks For Cabinet

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Afghan Runoff Canceled, Karzai Declared Winner

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Challenger Pulls Out Of 2-Man Runoff In Afghanistan

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Afghan Election Commission Orders Runoff

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Fraud Probe Expected To Force Afghan Runoff

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America's Afghan Bases Targeted In Deadly Attack

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An Afghan security officer guards ballot boxes at the Independent Election Commission in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 29, 2009. Now, the country's Electoral Complaints Commission is investigating hundreds formal complaints of fraud. Rafiq Maqbool/AP hide caption

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Fraud Complaints Cloud Afghan Election

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