NATO Denies Key District Lost To Taliban, But Not Everyone Agrees

World | Russ Read

Is the Pentagon downplaying a major loss in Afghanistan?

We Are Only Getting Better At Doing The Wrong Things In Afghanistan

Opinion | Lawrence Sellin

We need to consider alternatives to our current plans.

The Total Costs Of The 'Stalemate' War In Afghanistan Are Absolutely Enormous

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Afghanistan

‘I believe we’re in a stalemate’

Whoopi's Latest Trump Rant Was So Ridiculous Not Even Her 'View' Co-Hosts Could Swallow It

Politics | Christian Datoc

‘That’s different than chopping off people’s heads…’

Afghan Woman Beheaded For Shopping Without Husband

World | Jacob Bojesson
Pakistani Demonstrator

An ‘infidelity act’

US Basically Admits What Everyone Already Knew About The Afghan War

World | Saagar Enjeti
A U.S. soldier from the 3rd Cavalry Regiment shields himself from the rotor wash of a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter after being dropped off for a mission with the Afghan police near Jalalabad

‘promising but inconsistent’

Judge Blocks Evidence Soldiers Were Injured While Looking For Bergdahl In Afghanistan

US | Jonah Bennett
U.S. Army Sergeant Bergdahl leaves the courthouse after an arraignment hearing for his court-martial in Fort Bragg

The judge said the evidence might unfairly bias jurors against Bergdahl

Afghanistan More Dangerous Today Than 15 Years Ago

World | Saagar Enjeti
Supporters of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden shout anti-American slogans, after the news of his death, during a rally in Quetta May 2, 2011. Bin Laden was killed in a U.S. helicopter raid on a mansion near the Pakistani capital Islamabad early on Monday, officials said, ending a nearly 10-year worldwide hunt for the mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks. U.S. officials said bin Laden was found in the million-dollar compound in the military garrison town of Abbottabad, 60 km (35 miles) north of Islamabad. REUTERS/Naseer Ahmed

‘Highest concentration’

Obama Leaves Office With Strong Taliban, Crumbling Afghan Gov't

World | Saagar Enjeti
Pakistani Demonstrator

‘Eroding stalemate’

Ex-US Employee Mounts Worst Suicide Attack On Americans In Years

World | Saagar Enjeti
From left, President Barack Obama, Assistant Judge Advocate General of the U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Daniel V. Wright and Brig. Gen. Michael S. Repass, commanding general of U.S. Army Special Operations Command, render honors as a team of Soldiers carry the remains of Sgt. Dale R. Griffin during a dignified transfer ceremony at Dover Air Force Base, Del., Oct. 29, 2009. Griffin, who was assigned to 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, was killed in action Oct. 27, 2009, by a roadside bomb in the Kandahar province of Afghanistan. (DoD photo by Jason Minto, U.S. Air Force/Released)

One of the most secure US facilities in the world

Taliban Calls On Trump To Remove US Troops From Afghanistan

World | Russ Read
Sgt. William Olas Bee, a U.S. Marine from the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, has a close call after Taliban fighters opened fire near Garmser in Helmand Province

Will Trump continue to fight them off?

US Casualties In Afghanistan Spike As Taliban Victories Multiply

World | Saagar Enjeti
From left, President Barack Obama, Assistant Judge Advocate General of the U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Daniel V. Wright and Brig. Gen. Michael S. Repass, commanding general of U.S. Army Special Operations Command, render honors as a team of Soldiers carry the remains of Sgt. Dale R. Griffin during a dignified transfer ceremony at Dover Air Force Base, Del., Oct. 29, 2009. Griffin, who was assigned to 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, was killed in action Oct. 27, 2009, by a roadside bomb in the Kandahar province of Afghanistan. (DoD photo by Jason Minto, U.S. Air Force/Released)

Multiple others wounded in IED

More Than 5,000 Afghan Troops Killed This Year As Obama's War In Afghanistan Continues To Fall Apart

Defense | Russ Read

Casualty rates are already higher than last year

The US Has Spent Billions Building Roads In Afghanistan, But Many Are So Broken They Can't Even Be Fixed

World | Jonah Bennett
An Afghan policeman runs during the gunfire in front of the Indian consulate in Jalalabad

The Afghan government continues to lose territory to the Taliban

Taliban Adopt ISIS Playbook: Tweet Before Blowing Yourself Up

World | Saagar Enjeti
Pakistani Demonstrator

‘I have to film it’

Obama's Afghan Strategy Hinges On A Crazy Man With An Army, Threatening Civil War

World | Saagar Enjeti
Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, former chairman of the Afghan Transition Coordination Commission, alongside his two vice-presidential candidates Abdul Rashid Dostum Uzbek ledar ( L) and Sarwar Danish (R) arrives to register as a candidate for the presidential election at the Afghanistan's Independent Election Commission (IEC) in Kabul October 6, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

‘I will gather my people, I will unburden my heart to them’

Taliban Rakes In BILLIONS As Afghanistan Slides To Ruin

World | Saagar Enjeti
A man lances a poppy bulb to extract the sap, which will be used to make opium, at a field in the municipality of Heliodoro Castillo, in the mountain region of the state of Guerrero January 3, 2015. REUTERS/Claudio Vargas/File Photo

Surged 46% in 2016

Obama's Doing 'Just Enough To Lose Slowly' In Afghanistan

World | Saagar Enjeti

‘More territory than at any time since the U.S. invasion in 2001’

Taliban Killing FOUR TIMES More Soldiers Than The US Can Recruit

World | Saagar Enjeti
Pakistani Demonstrator

Shrink by 10,000 men per year

Pakistani Writer PUNISHED For Exposing Military Ties To Terrorists

World | Saagar Enjeti
Supporters of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden shout anti-American slogans, after the news of his death, during a rally in Quetta May 2, 2011. Bin Laden was killed in a U.S. helicopter raid on a mansion near the Pakistani capital Islamabad early on Monday, officials said, ending a nearly 10-year worldwide hunt for the mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks. U.S. officials said bin Laden was found in the million-dollar compound in the military garrison town of Abbottabad, 60 km (35 miles) north of Islamabad. REUTERS/Naseer Ahmed

‘Pakistan has undergone 3 successful military coups’