Taliban attack Afghan police chief's home
The six gunmen, all of whom were wearing suicide vests, launched the attack from a school building near Gen.
35 killed in attacks across Afghanistan
Afghan National Army soldiers stand alongside a damaged military vehicle after a remote-controlled bomb explosion in Balkh Province, July 19, 2014.
Taliban gunmen attack Afghan police chief's house
Taliban insurgents attacked the home of a well-known provincial police chief in restive southern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing a civilian and a border policeman before being shot dead by police, officials said.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
23 killed in Afghan attacks within day
In one attack in the morning, six civilians, including a teenage girl, were killed and 28 civilians got injured when a bomb attached to a motorbike was detonated in a bazaar in Khwaja Ghar District of northern Takhar province, the Interior Ministry confirmed in a statement.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Washington Post
Afghan vote recount delayed in dispute over process
Election authorities on Wednesday halted the inspection of about 8 million ballots cast in last month's presidential runoff in Afghanistan, heightening concerns that an already chaotic process to choose the country's new leader could take months to complete.
Voice of America
Afghanistan, Yemen Among US-honored Development Projects
In this Tuesday, March 6, 2012 photo, a cargo train at the train station in Mazar-i-Sharif, Balkh province, part of Afghanistan's first major railroad, north of Kabul.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
World Press Freedom Review
Journalist killed in Afghanistan
The International Press Institute today called on authorities in Afghanistan to apprehend the assailants who gunned down a journalist at his home last weekend.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Daily Caller
Pentagon Successfully Tests First Small-Caliber, Self-Guided Bullets [VIDEO]
A U.S. Army sniper calibrates his gun at Command Outpost AJK in Maiwand District, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, January 29, 2013.
Will Afghanistan Break up Too? Abdullah Threatens Rival Gov't As Kerry Raises "Concern"
As disappointed Abdullah Abdullah supporters label Afghanistan's early election results a "coup d'etat," there is every reason to take seriously their threats to form a parallel government rather than accept one led by rival candidate Ashraf Ghani.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Ghani Leads Preliminary Afghan Election Results; India Reveals New...
Event Notice: The Interpreters, a documentary on the dangers facing Afghan interpreters supporting the United States is showing on Wednesday, July 9, at 6:30 PM in Congressional Meeting Room South, Congressional Visitors Center, Washington DC.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Rumi on the Environment: Behind the Beauty of the Moon is the Moon-Maker
Rumi's eloquent relationship with the natural environment is his signature - his elegantly simple expressions reflect appreciation for both Creation and Creator.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Afghan forces kill 27 fighters in 2 days
Units of Afghan security forces killed 27 Taliban fighters and detained nine would-be suicide bombers during series of operations across the conflict-ridden country over the past 24 hours, the Interior Ministry said Tuesday.