News on Afghanistan continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
2 hrs ago | Center for American Progress
On September 4, world leaders and ministers from 60 nations will gather in Wales for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, or NATO, summit.
6 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
A face-saving compromise may be on the way for reluctant allies, including Canada, who are unwilling to boost defence spending to meet the NATO standard.
7 hrs ago | Times-Standard
The body of Eureka native and U.S. Army Sgt. Christopher Mulalley, who died in Afghanistan last month, is expected to arrive in Eureka this evening, according to a Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services release.
10 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen
Alongside the exodus of U.S. troops from Afghanistan, soldiers who hail from countries like Singapore and Slovenia, Mongolia and Malaysia have been packing up too, leaving behind an ever-shrinking NATO coalition.
14 hrs ago | The Daily Star
KABUL: Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah was locked in last-chance talks with the United Nations Tuesday as a deal to resolve the country's damaging election dispute edged closer to failure.
18 hrs ago | The Daily Beast
The Afghan army is struggling both to provide security and prosecute illegal killings carried out by its own soldiers, officials say-and millions of dollars hang in the balance.
21 hrs ago | ABC News
A suicide car bombing killed three policemen in the eastern Nangarhar province, said Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, the spokesman for the provincial governor.
Power vacuum looms for Afghanistan as UN delays date for result of presidential elections to mid-September despite Karzai's plans to leave office next week.
A hero soldier died after the sentry post he was occupying was attacked with grenades and gun fire an inquest heard today.
Slovak Staff Sgt. Peter Sulgan, right, teaches an upright shooting posture to Afghan soldiers with the 4th Kandak, 2nd Mobile Strike Force Brigade, Afghan National Army, while Slovakian Capt.
JULY 1: British Soldier from the Royal Army Veterinary Corp and his arms and explosive search dog attach to the British paratroopers from 3rd Battalion The Parachute Regiment take part in a an operation to search three compounds and look for weapons on July 1, 2008 in Salavat, Panjawi Province, Afghanistan.
Talks on a power sharing deal between Afghanistan's rival presidential candidates, Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah, have collapsed, a top leader said on Monday, rekindling fears of ethnic unrest over the disputed vote.
KABUL: At least 41 Taliban militants including their local commanders were killed Monday following joint military operations by Afghan national security forces.
David Snepp knows that sooner or later thousands of Americans will be coming home from the war in Afghanistan.
Authorities in Pakistan say a magnitude-6 earthquake has struck the country's north, though there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
Islamist militia 'seize' U.S. Embassy compound in Libya and post triumphant video online of gunmen leaping into the POOL Girl, 5, sent home from kindergarten with horror facial injuries blaming classmates 'who kicked her' as devastated mom blasts school's claim it was an accident A THIRD of Americans watch TV at 8pm: The interactive graphic that ... (more)
The U.S. Forest Service says a pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago continues to grow while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 10:32 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC