Afghanistan

SEALs tried to locate US citizen taken by Afghan militants

SEALs tried to locate US citizen taken by Afghan militants

 

US slashes aid to Afghanistan after Pompeo trip to Kabul

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is slashing $1 billion in assistance to…

 

Trump says he spoke to a Taliban leader, had ‘good talk’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump confirmed Tuesday that he spoke on the…

 

US, Taliban sign deal aimed at ending war in Afghanistan

DOHA, Qatar — The United States signed a peace agreement with Taliban…

Report: US misled public on progress in Afghanistan war

WASHINGTON — The U.S. government across three White House administrations misled the…

Governor: Suicide bomb in southern Afghanistan kills 20

Suicide bomb in southern Afghanistan kills 20 KABUL — A powerful suicide…

Canada marks fifth anniversary of end of Afghanistan mission

OTTAWA — When the Sept. 11 terror attacks hit the World Trade…

Afghanistan says death toll from Kabul bombing rises to 103

KABUL — Afghan authorities have raised the death toll from Saturday’s suicide…

  • Jan 29, 2018

Survivors of Taliban attack on Kabul hotel recount ordeal

KABUL — Survivors of the Taliban attack on Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel gave…

  • Jan 22, 2018

Afghan officials said to talk nearly every day with Taliban

ISLAMABAD — Despite seemingly stalled peace talks between Afghanistan’s government and the…

  • Aug 29, 2017

Trump renews Afghan commitment but says ‘no blank check’

WASHINGTON — Declaring the U.S. will win “in the end,” President Donald…

  • Aug 21, 2017

Power struggle seen within surging IS in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD — A letter drafted by a senior Islamic State militant and…

  • Jun 7, 2017

Freeland offers condolences on Afghan bombing

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is condemning a massive suicide…

Death toll at 90 in huge suicide bombing in Afghan capital

KABUL — A suicide attacker struck the fortified heart of the Afghan…

  • May 31, 2017