At least 27 people were killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan's capital, local authorities said.
Hillary Clinton in Afghanistan as Secretary of State, alongside Gen. Stanley McChrystal. (US Embassy Kabul Afghanistan / (CC BY-ND 2.0)) Neoconservatives like Iraq warmonger Robert Kagan aren’t endorsing Hillary Clinton for president...Show More Summary
A Green Beret credited with fighting off Taliban attackers in Afghanistan spoke out Monday in his first interview since the Army denied his commanders' recommendation for a Medal of Honor, awarding him a Silver Star instead.
Veterans of the Gulf War are more than twice as likely to have medically unexplained symptoms known as "multisymptom illness" (MSI), compared to Iraq/Afghanistan War veterans, according to an updated research review in the July Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, official publication of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM).
Golden Globe-winning actor Ricky Schroder came to fame as a child actor in "The Champ" and "Silver Spoons." But he tells Kathie Lee and Hoda that now he's taking a seat behind the camera as an executive producer of "My Fighting Season," a six-part documentary that follows U.S. Army soldiers serving in Afghanistan through their own video footage. (Run time: 4:24)
In an interview with Radio Sputnik Afghan political analyst Mehdi Parsa spoke about his people’s response to the outcome of the fateful referendum on Britain’s exit from the EU.
Emergency, an international nongovernmental organization, was founded in Afghanistan in 1999 by the war surgeon Dr. Gino Strada, a divisive figure in his native Italy for his vehemently anti-war views. It has a simple mandate: to provide...Show More Summary
Kabul (Reuters) - Violence and intimidation against journalists in Afghanistan has spiked sharply this month, with much of it coming from government security forces, the main journalists' right groups said on Tuesday.
On a recent afternoon in Lashkar Gah, the capital of Afghanistan’s Helmand province, the Emergency Surgical Hospital for war victims was unusually quiet. After a busy week, with spring temperatures pushing 115 degrees, the staff looked hollowed-eyed with exhaustion. Show More Summary
America’s commitment to the rights of women, the former First Lady argues, obliges it to stay the course.
The ICC has revealed that it undertook a successful confidential conciliatory process to resolve a complaint made by Cricket Namibia under the anti-racism code during Namibia's Intercontinental Cup match against Afghanistan in Noida earlier this year
Mohammad Razi discusses the fight against TB in Afghanistan and the need to focus on new shorter treatment for MDR TB through involvement of all healthcare providers Afghanistan is one of 22 countries with a high
Karla Souza has booked a role in Jacob’s Ladder, director David M. Rosenthal's re-imagining of the 1990 thriller. She will play Annie/Angel, a trauma nurse who works with Jacob's medical crew in Afghanistan. The LD Entertainment film was scripted by Jeff Buhler and Sarah Thorp. Show More Summary
KABUL (Reuters) - At least six prisoners of the Taliban as well as a Taliban commander died following a U.S. air strike in Afghanistan at the weekend, according to conflicting reports which U.S. officials said they were investigatin...
Ashraf Ghani, the President of Afghanistan, wakes up before five every morning and reads for two or three hours. He makes his way daily through an inch-thick stack of official documents. He reads proposals by applicants competing for the job of mayor of Herat and chooses the winner. Show More Summary
Ruaidhri Smith, the uncapped allrounder, has been named in Scotland's 13-man squad to face Afghanistan in two One-Day Internationals
Despite their growing political clout, many Hazaras continue to feel discriminated against.
Authors: Nake M Kamrany, Lauren Deife, and Dimitri Beshkov President Obama's legacy is being tarnished for having been engaged in seven foreign wars in third world countries during two terms presidency including the U.S. - Afghanistan war which is now in its 15th year. Show More Summary
ISIS has reportedly lost over 100 of its fighters during heavy attacks in eastern Afghanistan. Reuters reports that officials claim more than 100 Daesh, or ISIS, fighters were killed in Nangarhar over the past three days during heavy fighting, but the news source is also cautious in reporting that these numbers cannot be verified. Show More Summary