KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan and NATO officials say a bombing targeted a NATO convoy near the capital, Kabul. An Afghan spokeswoman says the attack involved a suicide bomber and killed at least.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
MAIDAN SHAHR, Afghanistan (AP) — Hameeda Danesh was locked away at age 13 and beaten daily for six months by uncles who abhorred the thought of her attending school. Now, she's running for a seat in.. Credit: New Zealand Herald - Published
More female candidates than ever are set to contest Afghanistan's upcoming parliamentary election, braving violence and opposition from social conservatives in a campaign seen as a test of the war-torn..
A record 417 female candidates are running in this month's parliamentary elections in Afghanistan. Despite rife opposition and frequent violence against candidates, these women are determined to have..
Grade 12th Afghan student Jamila Omary asked, “Do you have any plans to arm yourselves, because of the threats and dangers you have faced?”
Iqbal Khyber answered, “No. Though it is easy to buy.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
The question of how Russia will evolve in the next decades is one of the most perplexing and at the same time central questions in modern geopolitics. Nowadays, Western leaders and analysts are.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
After the Soviet Union’s withdrawal from Afghanistan and the USSR’s subsequent disintegration, Russia seemed neither interested in nor capable of securing a pro-Moscow regime in Kabul as was seen.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
Unitech Composites will provide its Lightweight Armament Support Structure (LASS) weapons pylons for the UH-60A Black Hawks that the United States is supplying to the Afghan government.
HAYDEN,.. Credit: PRWeb - Published
BERLIN (AP) — German news agency dpa says German transport helicopters in Afghanistan have been shot but that nobody was injured. The agency reported Wednesday that the CH-53 helicopters were flying.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban have warned teachers and students not to participate in Afghanistan’s upcoming parliamentary elections and not to allow schools to be used as polling centers... Credit: Seattle Times - Published
Parliamentary elections are days away in Afghanistan. The Taliban and ISIS is doing all they can to disrupt the vote. CBS News foreign correspondent Charlie D'Agata reports from Nangarhar, the.. Credit: CBS News - Published
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a Taliban attack on a security outpost in northern Samangan province has killed seven policemen, including a deputy provincial police chief. The.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
Interpreters in Afghanistan and Iraq helped US forces on the promise of a chance to immigrate to America. But changes to a visa program under President Trump have stranded thousands of them. Credit: Christian Science Monitor - Published
WHAT IT'S ABOUT In the season opener, "Keep on Truckin', " a sudden and unexpected change of fortune has beset the Conner household, but the family has to (well) keep on truckin'. Roseanne (Roseanne.. Credit: Newsday - Published
The Taliban says it held talks in Qatar on Friday with the Trump administration’s newly-appointed special envoy to Afghanistan, aimed at “working towards finding a peaceful resolution to the Afghan.. Credit: CNSNews.com - Published
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say the Taliban have attacked an army base, killing 17 Afghan soldiers and abducting 11 others. Ghausuddin Noorzai, the district chief in Pusht Rod, in the.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published