Week in pictures: From Iran earthquake to Greece floods

A photo roundup of some of last week's events, including protests in Barcelona and a suicide bomb attack in Kabul.

17 Nov 2017 01:04

US veteran: Remnants of an 'unnecessary war'

Adrian Bonenberger was deployed to Afghanistan twice. His PTSD is only one remnant of the war he witnessed.

15 Nov 2017 12:54

Hamid Karzai on the US, ISIL and war crimes

We ask ex-President Karzai about calls for an ICC investigation and if more US troops in Afghanistan is a good idea.

12 Nov 2017 01:15

One woman's journey from Afghanistan to Cambridge University

Rabia's family fled the Taliban and now she is studying at Cambridge University.

12 Nov 2017 01:15

Was the Afghan government complicit in war crimes?

We ask Hamid Karzai about calls for an ICC Afghan war crimes investigation, and debate how to cover climate change.

10 Nov 2017 03:00

Shamshad TV news reader's courage leaves Afghans in awe

Parwiz Sapy went on air to read bulletin just moments after Tuesday's ISIL attack on Shamshad TV station in Kabul ended.

09 Nov 2017 06:52

'If I knew it would be so hard I wouldn't have come'

Azizullah left Afghanistan to seek asylum in Europe, but had no idea how tough it would be.

09 Nov 2017 06:52

Will Washington alienate Pakistan?

Top US diplomat Rex Tillerson is on first Islamabad visit as Washington considers boosting India's role in Afghanistan.

25 Oct 2017 06:18

Is there a way forward in Afghanistan?

The latest wave of Taliban attacks calls into question both US strategy and the Afghan government's capabilities.

21 Oct 2017 11:18

Deadly attacks hit mosques in Kabul and Ghor

Shia mosque in Kabul and Sunni mosque in Ghor province targeted in separate incidents, claiming more than 60 lives.

21 Oct 2017 11:18

Civilians armed to protect mosques during Ashoura

People in Kabul raise concerns at arming of civilians to guard Shia places of worship during Muharram.

01 Oct 2017 10:38

How big a mess is the war in Afghanistan?

As Trump announces more resources, we assess Afghanistan after 16 years of war and the cost of the many blunders so far.

30 Sep 2017 11:30

Afghanistan Taliban: British military deployed to Helmand

British military personnel have been deployed to Afghanistan's Helmand province as reports suggest the Taliban is close to overrunning Sangin town. A small number of personnel had been sent to Camp Shorabak - near the former Camp Bastion - in an "advisory ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

British military deployed to Afghanistan: Why Sangin matters

The Union flag was officially brought down in Afghanistan last year, but to this day the involvement of British intervention in the region remains a point of heated controversy. Troops lowered the flag at Camp Bastion in October, ending combat operations ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Afghanistan suicide attack: Who were the US military victims? - CNN International

CNN InternationalAfghanistan suicide attack: Who were the US military victims?CNN InternationalPeter Taub's family wasn't aware he was in Afghanistan when they got word he had died there, CNN affiliate WPVI of Philadelphia reported. He told his father two and a half months ago he had deployed to Saudi Arabia. Perhaps he didn't want to worry his ...and more »

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Six airmen killed in Afghanistan identified - AirForceTimes.com

AirForceTimes.comSix airmen killed in Afghanistan identifiedAirForceTimes.com"We lost four brave special agents and two patriotic security forces members on a joint patrol outside of Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan, Monday, Dec. 21," Givens said in a statement. "The OSI family will undoubtedly rise to the occasion yet again and ...New details on deadly attack in Afghanistan that killed 6 Americans CNNWayzata grad killed in Afghanistan is remembered for her discipline and quiet ... Minneapolis Star TribuneRemains of Americans killed in Afghanistan attack returning to the US Fox News KMSP-TV  - ABC News  - CBS Localall 540 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Georgian killed in Afghanistan bombing 'wanted the world to be good' - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionGeorgian killed in Afghanistan bombing 'wanted the world to be good'Atlanta Journal ConstitutionAccording to the independent database maintained at iCasualties.org, McBride was the 73rd Georgian service member to die in Afghanistan since 2004, and the third this year. Airman 1st Class Kcey Ruiz, a 21-year-old McDonough native, was killed in an ...Minnesota woman among 6 airmen killed by suicide bomber in Afghanistan KMSP-TVGa. native among 6 killed in Afghanistan attack WXIA-TVValdosta State Alum Among 6 Americans Killed in Afghanistan Bombing WCTV FOX 5 Atlantaall 61 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:54

India delivers attack helicopters to Afghanistan to counter Taliban offensive

India is expected to send the fourth Mi-25 attack helicopter in the coming daysReuters file photo India has delivered three Russian-made attack helicopters to Afghanistan amid the ongoing offensive by Taliban militants in the war-torn country. The three Mi ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Afghanistan: 'Dozens of Taliban killed' in battle for Sangin

A local Taliban commander and 50 fighters have been killed in overnight fighting in Sangin in Helmand province, the Afghan interior ministry says. Government forces have been trying to recapture the area from the Taliban, who say they control the district.

25 Dec 2015 04:54

The US Just Bombed the Taliban to Stop It From Taking Afghanistan's Largest ... - VICE News

Los Angeles TimesThe US Just Bombed the Taliban to Stop It From Taking Afghanistan's Largest ...VICE NewsThe US carried out two airstrikes in Sangin district in Afghanistan's Helmand province, a region that has been overrun by Taliban fighters. The bombing was meant to bolster embattled government forces who may be on the verge of losing control over the ...Afghan forces on offensive against Taliban in Sangin CNNWhat's behind the Taliban onslaught in Afghanistan? Los Angeles TimesAfghanistan: 'Dozens of Taliban killed' in battle for Sangin BBC News Fox News  - Cape Breton Postall 4,503 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:54