I recently received this shocking letter from a man who has served as a contractor in Afghanistan.
ESPNcricinfo picks out five talking points from the inaugural Desert T20 which was won by Afghanistan
'If America can fight, it can also bring peace. America can play its role better in peace than in war.'
The Afghanistan war was forgotten during the 2016 presidential campaign although the war is the longest American war in US history. After 16 years including NATO participation, the war is inconclusive - there is no peace and seemingly no end. Show More Summary
The former Afghanistan captain said he hoped his decision would set a good precedent for the senior players in the side, to pass the mantle on to the younger cricketers
This article originally appeared on The Conversation. What impact can Donald Trump have on the U.S. military? A great deal, as I learned while observing combat operations up close in Afghanistan. In March 2009, I stood in a U.S. military command center at Bagram Airfield and watched what appeared...
KABUL (Reuters) - Afghanistan's continued descent into crisis is forcing the country to increasingly rely on humanitarian aid that can only provide short-term relief while leaving the underlying problems unsolved, international officials acknowledged on Saturday, even as they launched a request for $550 million (£444.4 million) in new funding.
KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan chief executive Abdullah Abdullah on Saturday expressed hope that the United States would continue its support for the Afghan government after American President Donald Trump publicly spoke with U.S. troops stationed in Afghanistan after his inauguration on Friday.
Afghanistan's first all-female orchestra brought the curtain down on this year's World Economic Forum on Friday with a culture-crossing performance that overcame tradition and death threats in their homeland. Zohra, an ensemble of 35...Show More Summary
U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, charged with desertion in Afghanistan, wants the case against him dismissed, saying he cannot get a fair trial now that Donald Trump, who has called him a traitor, is president, according to a court motion filed on Friday. Lawyers for Bergdahl, 30, submitted the...
Afghanistan bulldozed rivals Ireland by 10 wickets in the final of the inaugural Desert T20
Afghanistan brushed aside a target of 150 with eight wickets to spare, for their fifth consecutive win against Oman in T20 internationals
Finishing as group toppers meant Scotland were able to avoid Afghanistan in the semi-finals, a team they have failed to beat in six previous attempts in T20Is
KABUL, Afghanistan — Shamim Seyal should be a symbol of all that Afghanistan has achieved with the help of the U.S. Instead, the principal of a large school for girls is on the shifting frontline of America's longest war, an exampleShow More Summary
Nawroz Mangal, who announced his retirement from cricket earlier this month, played in what could be his last match for the Afghanistan side
Afghanistan cruised to a 64-run win against Namibia in their final group-stage game of the Desert T20 Challenge, after posting 167 for 6
Eight airmen will receive some of the Air Force's highest valor medals after a review of awards from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Trump will crack down on immigration right after inauguration Jan. 19, 2017, 6:26 a.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration: Trump plans to move quickly on immigration Reports say former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue is Trump's pick for...
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - The Afghan Taliban has sought to reassure the United Arab Emirates that it was not behind an attack in the southern city of Kandahar that killed five UAE diplomats and injured the ambassador, senior Taliban officials said on Thursday.
Federal judge says government being overprotective of photos of how U.S. military treated prisoners in Iraq, Afghanistan