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    referring to an attack on NATO troops by an Afghan police officer

    The spike in the "green on blue" attacks has prompted Nato to boost security measures while working together with their Afghan counterparts.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 05/07/2012


used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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