UK rights activists have gathered outside Bahrain’s embassy in London to call on the British government and the rest of the international community to stand up to the Bahraini regime and stop its brutal treatment of ant-government protesters.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke by phone on Wednesday, Ghani's office said.
The former Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Saturday met with the leader of Hezb-e-Islami Gulbuddin Hekmatyar in his residence.
A leading US senator on Wednesday asked FBI officials to explain how a rogue employee with top-secret clearance traveled to Syria without their knowledge and married a prominent ISIS terrorist she had been assigned to investigate.
New pictures have emerged from the eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan showing the aftermath of an airstrike involving GBU-43 bombing, also known as Mother of All Bombs (MOAB) on ISIS hideouts.
With Iran's top military official warning Pakistan of reprisals for sheltering militias attacking targets in Iran, three of Islamabad's neighbours have accused it of cross-border terrorism. Iran's warning that it might be considering its version of "surgical strikes" comes after 10 of ...
Levels of violence generally dip in winter months, but this year Taliban carried out several major attacks, says report.
At least 91 insurgents have been killed as deadly clashes erupted among the Taliban insurgents and the loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group.
Conflict-related detainees in Afghanistan continue to face torture and ill-treatment in government detention facilities, a UN report released today has found. The report also says that the Afghan Government has committed to fully eliminating the practice.
Two persons were killed and 10 others sustained injures as a bicycle bomb struck Ghazni city on Wednesday.
But within months American officials were said to have picked up intelligence that Fahim was considering assassinating Karzai.
Improving the lives of ordinary Afghans was a key tenet of counterinsurgency.
To state that there is no legal cover for U.S. troops in Afghanistan beyond 2014 is not accurate.
The time for fighting is over; the Taliban must be brought to the table for talks.
The first combat drone strike took place in Afghanistan just weeks after 9/11 and the vast majority of drone strikes have taken place there.
More than 80 percent of the women in prisons are jailed for so-called "moral crimes," like leaving an abusive husband.
This wrecked and ruined country cannot be rebuilt by men alone. Women account for 50 per cent of the population.
The BSA, the election as well as the national reconciliation of Afghanistan will have a heavy influence on the country's future transition.