Afghanistan arrests 2 Haqqani militant group commanders
The Haqqanis have been blamed for attacks on the Afghan government and NATO targets across Afghanistan.
Taliban ambush in northern Afghanistan and bombs in Kabul and elsewhere kill 25
It was the second car-bomb attack on international forces in Kabul in a month.
13 photos that sum up the US role in Afghanistan these last 13 years
It's the 13th anniversary of the Afghanistan War. The more things change the more they stay the same.
Afghanistan signs deal with US to keep foreign troops in the country
Under the terms of agreement, about 12,000 foreign troops are expected to stay to train and assist Afghan security forces.
Afghanistan swears in first new president Ashraf Ghani amid deadly Taliban attack
Meanwhile, the US embassy announced Afghanistan would sign a security agreement with the US allowing a small continent of troops to remain.
Taliban fighters storm Afghan district southwest of capital, kill dozens
The battle for Ajrestan illustrates the grave challenges facing Afghanistan's new president as foreign combat troops prepare to leave at the end of the year.
Afghans are riding a secret Kabul-Canada express
Three Afghan soldiers vanished from Cape Cod and turned up at the Canadian border at Niagara Falls. Afghanistan's future is still AWOL.
Ashraf Ghani named Afghanistan's next president
Ghani signed a power-sharing deal with rival Abdullah Abdullah that ended a prolonged standoff over disputed election results.
The US is now involved in 134 wars or none, depending on your definition of 'war'
The answer is probably more like 3 < X < 10.
US government to its people: Stay away from these countries
In total, the State Department has travel warnings in place for 41 nations.
Taliban suicide bombers hit Afghan intelligence agency, killing 6 people
A pattern of bold offensives by militants has emerged across Afghanistan in recent weeks during the summer 'fighting season.'
Here’s what James Foley meant to us
GlobalPost's editorial team pays tribute to our slain colleague and friend.
Red Cross says 5 of its workers have been seized in western Afghanistan
The latest spate of kidnappings underscores the ongoing dangers faced by both Afghans and foreigners working for development and aid groups across the country.
General's killing exposes fault lines in the US-Afghan relationship
Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene was killed Tuesday in a green-on-blue shooting that left many others injured. He was the first US general killed on an overseas battlefield since the Vietnam War.
Pentagon confirms a US general was killed by an Afghan soldier near Kabul
The Pentagon's spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said that 'up to 15' people were injured in the attack.
7 insane problems outlined in the new Afghan reconstruction report
Think things are bad? You don’t know the half of it.
Car bomb attack kills at least 89 people in Afghanistan
The attack comes at an uneasy time in Afghanistan as the country recounts votes from a disputed presidential election which the Taliban have vowed to disrupt.
Will Afghanistan be the new Iraq?
Not likely, but don’t get too excited just yet.
Here are the world's 10 biggest refugee groups compared to populations of US cities
There are almost as many refugees from Afghanistan as people in Denver, Colorado.
Thousands march across Kabul to protest election fraud
Some demonstrated their outrage by destroying posters of Karzai and shouting angry slogans against the president and the independent election commission.
Afghan presidential hopeful Abdullah wants election officials to stop counting ballots
Afghanistan has for months been consumed by the electoral process which has been marred by attacks by the Taliban who say the vote is a US ploy.
A new weapon in the fight against the Taliban: Theater
Using drama to push back against misinformation and intimidation in the elections.
Death toll from flash floods in northern Afghanistan rises above 70
The floods and landslides follow recent severe flooding in other parts of northern Afghanistan.
Afghan election front-runner Abdullah Abdullah escapes assassination attempt
No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack on Abdullah but the Taliban, seeking to set up an Islamic state, have vowed to disrupt the election.
Taliban releases dramatic video showing handover of Bowe Bergdahl to US military (VIDEO)
Bergdahl, a US army sergeant, was released on Saturday in exchange for five senior insurgent leaders who had been held in a US prison at Guantanamo Bay.
4 questions we should be asking about the Bowe Bergdahl prisoner swap
Bergdahl is the new Benghazi, Obama is a Muslim, and terrorists are set loose upon the world. Can things get any weirder?
On Location Video: Inside one of Afghanistan's most important hospitals
For those lucky enough, making it to this hospital in Afghanistan's Khost province can mean surviving childbirth in a country where many women don't.
Taliban releases US soldier in exchange for 5 Guantanamo Bay detainees
US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Qatar would take steps to ensure that US national security would not be endangered by taking in the five Taliban detainees.
'The future of Afghanistan must be decided by Afghans,' Obama says
US President Barack Obama said the US will maintain a military presence in Afghanistan after 2014 'if the Afghan government signs the Bilateral Security Agreement.'
Militants attack the Indian consulate in the Afghan city of Herat
The attack underscores Afghanistan's security issue as the country prepares to take over from foreign combat troops after more than a decade of war against a Taliban insurgency.
A landslide killed more than 2,100 people in northeast Afghanistan
Villagers were praying in two mosques when they were entombed by a tide of debris storming down the mountain.