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
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..
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
The Trump administration is considering pushing the Afghan government to postpone an April 2019 presidential election while it tries to reach a peace deal with the Taliban to end a 17-year war, The.. Credit: Newsmax - Published Also reported by •Wall Street Journal
The president of Afghanistan told a U.S. audience Monday that his country is not losing the war to the Taliban and is not at risk of collapse amid escalating attacks by the militant group and an.. Credit: FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times