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Lawyers subpoenaed for over 25 hours of conversations between the screenwriter and Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in an apparent move for his prosecution.
German investigators found evidence that may link the young man to the Islamic State, but denied a firm connection with the group despite it claiming responsibility.
Troubles began for Zahra, a promising schoolgirl, when she was bartered away at age 11 and later married off. Her father said she was 14 and pregnant when she died.
President Ashraf Ghani, whose security forces in 2015 sustained their highest death toll in years, has for months made condolence calls to relatives of those killed.
In a departure from the practices of his predecessor, President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan has been making condolence calls to the families of fallen security officers.
Mawlawi Haibatullah Akhundzada, seen as a potential unifier, remains something of a mystery at the top of an insurgency stretched by internal divisions.
“What I’ve been trying to do is to create an architecture, a structure,” for an American approach to military operations, the president said, “and it’s not there yet.”
President Obama said on Wednesday that he plans to leave 8,400 American troops in Afghanistan through the end of this term.
The president deferred a decision to cut the deployment to 5,500 from 8,400, meaning the United States will remain militarily entangled in the country for the foreseeable future.
Don’t ban the use of live animals to train Army combat medics. Learning on mannequins and high-tech simulators isn’t effective enough.
The Department of Defense has identified 2,365 American service members who have died as a part of the Afghan war and related operations. It confirmed the death of the following American recently.
The bombings were the second large-scale assault by the militants in Kabul in less than two weeks.
An attack shows that South Asian contractors are more vulnerable than many of their Western counterparts.
Afghan officials agree that the American military conducted drone strikes in a remote area dominated by the Taliban, but give widely divergent accounts of what happened.
After a mass shooting, an Afghan refugee finally meets his neighbor.
Afghan interpreters risked their lives for American troops. Now Congress is preparing to abandon them.
Nepalese security guards traveling by bus were killed by a suicide bomber in Kabul on Monday. The Taliban took responsibility.
At least 14 Nepalese and Indian guards were killed while riding in a minibus to work at the Canadian Embassy, police officials said.
A Taliban suicide bomber killed at least 14 people and wounded eight in an attack on a minibus carrying Nepalese security contractors in the Afghan capital, Kabul, early on Monday, officials said.
These weapons were intended for the battlefield.