The CIA has paid tens of millions of dollars to the Afghan president's office over the last decade
CIA dollars fuel rampant corruption.
NATO crash in Afghanistan kills 4
Four soldiers die in a plane crash in Afghanistan.
Ghanzi bombing: At least 3 killed in Afghanistan
Attack comes a day after the Taliban announces their spring offensive.
Afghan Taliban announces annual spring offensive to begin Sunday, threatening major attacks
The Taliban has announced that their annual spring offensive in Afghanistan will begin Sunday.
NATO plane crash in Afghanistan leaves 4 dead
A NATO plane crashed in southern Afghanistan, killing 4 international service members.
US troops in Afghanistan: Packing up and moving out
Preparation to hand over US bases to Afghan forces is a huge undertaking for US troops.
Afghanistan: 30 or more killed after bus crashes into fuel tanker between Kandahar and Helmand provinces
A passenger bus has collided with a fuel tanker in Afghanistan, killing at least 30 people, many of them heading for the poppy harvest, officials said.
Elite Afghan troops try hand at US arsenal
A new unit of handpicked Afghan soldiers are now training to use American-built, armored personnel carriers. But they are costly and difficult to maintain.
Afghanistan hit by deadly earthquake
Seven have been killed and dozens injured after a 5.7 quake hits near Jalalabad, with tremors felt as far as New Delhi.
Foreigners feared kidnapped by Afghanistan Taliban
Ten civilians are missing, feared kidnapped, after their helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing in eastern Afghanistan.
Afghan security forces go it alone
It's a new fighting season, but this time US troops are taking a back seat.
Afghan security forces face first fighting season alone
US troops reduced to advisory role as Taliban begins its annual onslaught.
In Afghanistan, focusing on the details
GlobalPost correspondent Ben Brody describes the ground beneath his feet in Zabul Province.
Germany offers troops for Afghanistan training mission
If approved, up to 800 German soldiers could be deployed to Afghanistan after combat troops leave in both Kabul and in Mazar-i-Sharif.
Boston Marathon bombing reveals the worst and best among us
Commentary: Can we prevent global destruction on a scale yet to be seen?
The risky craft of being an artist in Afghanistan
Afghan artists have enjoyed relative freedom in recent years. But with foreign troops packing up, can it last?
Taliban attack kills 13 Afghan soldiers
At least 13 Afghan soldiers have been killed in an attack by the Taliban on a remote outpost in the eastern province of Kunar.
Death of a diplomat
Analysis: The killing of young foreign service officer Anne Smedinghoff in Afghanistan raises painful questions about a conflict that's gone on too long.
How to stalk elusive truths as a correspondent in Afghanistan
Misinformation is common among military leaders and truth is based on what you can see and who you can trust.
Pierre Borghi, French freelance photographer, escapes Taliban captivity
Pierre Borghi was working in Wardak province trying to establish himself as a freelance photographer in Afghanistan when he was kidnapped.
Eastern Afghanistan airstrike kills 10 children
Up to 12 civilians, including 10 children, are reported dead in the eastern Afghanistan airstrike by NATO forces.
6 Americans killed in Afghan attacks, including diplomat
Three soldiers and two civilians serving with the US-led military coalition in Afghanistan were killed in two separate attacks on Saturday.
Afghan courthouse attack kills 50 people
Ninety wounded and at least 50 dead after militants attack Farah court where Taliban insurgents were standing trial.
Reflections from Afghanistan: What ending the war looks like
Correspondent Ben Brody has photographed the American military at war both as a soldier and a civilian. He reflects on his recent return to Afghanistan, and what has changed since the war has ended.
Afghanistan: US hands control of the Nirkh district to Afghan forces
US special operations forces handed over control of part of Wardak province to Afghan security forces today.
Karzai in Qatar for Taliban talks
The Afghan president will discuss the possibility of a Taliban office in Qatar, officials say.
Iraq, Afghanistan wars will cost $6 trillion, study says
The US wars in Afghanistan and Iraq will cost taxpayers $4 trillion to $6 trillion, Harvard research says.
Pakistan bombing: 10 killed in suicide motorbike bombing in Peshawar (UPDATES)
10 people were killed in a suicide motorbike bombing targeting a military convoy in Peshawar, northwest Pakistan, on Friday.
Afghanistan may talk Taliban peace without Pakistan
"We here in Kabul are in a bit of a state of shock at once again being confronted by the depth of Pakistan's complacency," said Deputy Foreign Minister Jawed Ludin.
Suicide attacks, once uncommon, on the rise in Afghanistan
Once unknown in Afghanistan, the terror tactic has become a common occurrence, prompting questions about the conflict’s nature.
8 Taliban suicide bombers hit police HQ in Jalalabad, killing 5
Eight Taliban suicide bombers have reportedly struck in Jalalabad, Afghanistan's biggest city, in a three-hour attack that coincided with a visit by Secretary of State John Kerry.