Late last week the New York Times ran an essay by a Marine infantry officer, Timothy Kudo, based on Mr. Kudo’s experience giving orders to kill men in Afghanistan. He didn’t pull the trigger, but he gave the orders — often viewing the action on grainy screens. Show More Summary
Aryana Sayeed is a force to be reckoned with. When she sings, women listen, and her songs are about to bring positive change in the Land of Fire. Sayeed has brought a powerful energy into the Afghan music scene, and people have begun to stand up and take heed. CNN has dubbed her “The Afghan voice […]
A military intelligence agency that provides highly sought after intelligence analysis from the White House to ground troops in Afghanistan will have a new leader....
Soldiers scheduled to deploy to Afghanistan with the service's next generation combat radio system called it a "game-changer."...
Dear Mr. Dad: A few months ago, my husband got back from his 3rd Army deployment—two in Iraq, one in Afghanistan. He’s been diagnosed with PTSD and is getting treatment. But I’m worried that his condition is somehow rubbing off on the rest of the family. Show More Summary
At least nine people, including five civilians, have been killed in a suspected suicide bomb attack in southern Afghanistan.
NATICK, Mass. – What it all comes down to is keeping soldiers' minds on their missions in Afghanistan, rather than on their feet. That's how Ben Cooper views the development of the Hot Weather Mou......
With one win, one loss and one draw from their first three games, Australia's start to the World Cup has been less than ideal, and Afghanistan may just run into a keyed-up outfit determined to bounce back in style
Indian photo-journalist Aaquib Khan flew to the rapidly changing Afghan capital of Kabul in 2014. He shared his insights into the city with Global Voices.
Jennifer Lawrence has been set to star in 'It's What I Do', based on Lynsey Addario's memoir about her search for truth in Afghanistan. [...]
KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – Minutes after Florida State University quarterback Jameis Winston led his team to victory in the Bowl Championship Series championship game on Jan. 6, 2014, he was......
President Dwight Eisenhower driving through Kabul, Afghanistan in an open-top limo. December 9, 1959.
As the United States scales down its operations in Afghanistan, it’s looking for creative ways to get rid of its surplus military equipment. One solution: give it Poland, free of charge. But the fact that the European nation is engaged in zero combat missions raises concerns about who will actually benefit from such a gift.
Most of the fiction and nonfiction inspired by the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan concentrates on U.S. protagonists. Elliot Ackerman takes a far more illuminating approach.
The death toll from a series of avalanches and flash floods across northern Afghanistan has reached 285, officials said Monday.
The World Cup could finally begin for James Faulkner at the WACA on Wednesday. His availability for Australia's fourth group match against Afghanistan in Perth will hinge on how he pulls up after bowling in the side's optional training session on Monday a
LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan - U.S. Army Master Sgt. Marshall Rader opened up a laptop and turned on a projector atop the conference room table at Forward Operating Base Gamberi, May 10. He then o......
It’s going to be a truly raucous crowd at the WACA Ground in Perth as Australia takes on Afghanistan in a huge match in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup. You’ll be able to watch all the action live and streaming online, and don’t forget to tune in because you won’t want to miss a Australia Vs. Show More Summary
The latest avalanches, in the Panjshir Valley north of the capital, Kabul, have cut off villages in the area for almost a week.
CAMP SABALU-HARRISON, Afghanistan – On a warm summer day in July 2010, Army Sgt. Jessica Echols of the 18th Military Police Brigade decided to go for a run to relieve some stress. While running, sh......