Despite the Obama administration’s pledge to withdraw US military forces from Afghanistan, the Pentagon continues to conduct airstrikes in the country. According to a pair of senior Western officials, the German and Swedish governments are violating their own constitutions to help coordinate those attacks.
To the editor: The Times describes the flood of refugees heading to Europe as the consequence of conflicts in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Ukraine and Yemen. Left unsaid is that with the sole exception of Yemen (until recently), all of these conflicts were the result of U.S. policies of occupation,...
UAE, Afghanistan, Oman and Hong Kong will play a qualifiers to decide who will feature in the main draw of the Asia Cup T20 later next year
Direct participation by U.S. allies in helping to target insurgents in Afghanistan would be a violation of the rules of the Western presence there.
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain is a massive endeavor for both its creator, Hideo Kojima, and fans alike. There are tons of things to be found around the game’s mission areas, which take place in Afghanistan. This guide will teach you the locations of every Music Tape collectible that players can find. Show More Summary
As thousands pour out of Afghanistan and the Middle East, the business of smuggling them into the European Union has grown larger than the illicit trade in drugs and weapons.
Among 51 military service members who experienced severe acute kidney injury during the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, 88% of the injuries were due to blasts or projectiles. Twenty-two percent of the patients died within 60 days. Although...Show More Summary
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's foreign policy chief will meet Afghan leaders on Friday in an effort to ease tensions over attacks by militants who Afghanistan says are based in Pakistan.
Kabul Taxi, Afghanistan's most popular political satirist, has broken down. His Facebook page, that is. Has it been blocked by Facebook upon the request of the Afghan government? Or was the page hacked? What's clear is this: Only a few days ago, the Afghan government, which receives billions of dollars in aid from the United States and other […]
The Pakistani assumption is that America protests but does not really care about its nuclear proliferation or support for terrorism as long as Pakistan’s target is India or Afghanistan. The recent cancellation of NSA-level talks between India and Pakistan has escalated tension across LoC, in which two terrorists were captured alive and several civilians were
Ukrainian citizen, Dmytro Bilyi, who was released in the result of a joint effort of Russia and Afghanistan, is now handed over by Russia to Ukraine.
From Atlanta, Georgia comes the sad story of 3-time Afghanistan veteran and Nigerian immigrant active duty Sergeant Atting Eminue who was murdered in downtown Atlanta while he was helping to give shoes to homeless people there; Atlanta Police say Eminue was walking with a friend to his car early Sunday morning and was shot near […]
Abdul Rashid Dostum, Afghanistan's vice president since 2014, asked Moscow to provide military assistance to Kabul in its fight against the Islamic State since the radical group is allegedly planning to carry out terrorist attacks in Afghanistan, Central Asia and Russia, Pajhwok Afghan News reported.
Remember the Buddhas of Bamiyan? You know, that World Heritage Site containing ancient statues of Buddah in central Afghanistan that was destroyed by the Taliban in 2001 because they found the statues “offensive” to Islam? Anyone wanna guess what ISIS recently did? Yep – the same thing. This time it was the Temple of Bel […]
President Barack Obama says that his Afghanistan policy is on track on the ground, but that is clearly much less the case when it comes to the political support needed here at home to sustain his war policy.
The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) paid a contractor more than $2 million for a partially-built command and control facility at Kandahar airfield in southern Afghanistan, a government watchdog said in a press release.
Around 3,000 migrants from Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq pass through the Balkan nation of Macedonia every day on their way to Europe, a UN children’s agency said Tuesday.
A "portal to the world" opened in Hayes Valley today in the form of a gold shipping container that offers visitors the chance to live video chat with people in Cuba, Honduras, Mexico, Afghanistan, and Iran. Inside the container are....