US intelligence assessments paint an increasingly bleak picture in Afghanistan as the Taliban advance across the country and pose a..
Capital and largest city in Afghanistan
Kabul is the capital and largest city of Afghanistan, located in the eastern section of the country. It is also a municipality, forming part of the greater Kabul Province, and divided into 22 districts. According to estimates in 2021, the population of Kabul is 4.6 million, which includes all the major ethnic groups of Afghanistan. Afghanistan's only city with a population of over 1 million, Kabul serves as its political, cultural and economical center. Rapid urbanization has made Kabul the world's 75th largest city.
Kabul media coverage
The highest ranking US military official in Afghanistan has handed over his command at an official ceremony in Kabul as the Taliban..