The United States Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, Zalmay Khalilzad has expressed hope that a truce would be reached with Taliban before Afghanistan's presidential elections Credit: Sify - Published
The worst drought Afghanistan has seen in years has dried up what meagre crops there were, killed off livestock and forced hundreds of thousands to abandon their farms and seek homes elsewhere in order..
According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, Taliban militants attacked a border outpost in Afghanistan, killing 20 government soldiers in the latest assault compounding fears that the security forces..
A three-day meeting between the Taliban and the U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to pave the way for peace talks ended with no agreement, the militant group said a day after the diplomat declared a.. Credit: Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
The Taliban have held three days of talks with U.S. envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in the Gulf state of Qatar, where the Afghan... Credit: Deseret News - Published Also reported by •FOXNews.com •Seattle Times •Newsmax
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say gunmen have shot dead a former senior police officer in a drive-by shooting in the southwestern city of Quetta. Quetta police chief Abdur Razzaq Cheema.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says that at least five police officers have been killed when their checkpoint came under attack by insurgents in the northwestern Badghis province. Abdul.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say the Taliban have killed 12 members of the Afghan security forces, including nine soldiers who died in a battle in the Maidan Wardak province just.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
KABUL, Afghanistan -- When U.S. forces and their Afghan allies rode into Kabul in November 2001 they were greeted as liberators. But after 17 years of war, the Taliban have retaken half the country,.. Credit: Newsday - Published
Highlights of this day in history: Vietnam Veterans Memorial dedicated; Taliban regime flees Afghan capital; President Bill Clinton to pay Paula Jones; Alabama's top judge removed amid Ten Commandments.. Credit: USATODAY.com - Published