Afghanistan

Marine Sergeant William Olas Bee has a close call after Taliban fighters opened fire in Helmand province in 2008 Photo: Reuters/Goran Tomasevic
Jan 08,2017, 8:56
Afghan General Abdul Rashid Dostum speaks during an interview with Reuters at his palace in Shiberghan in northern Afghanistan August 19, 2009. Dostum, a former militia chief, whose return to Afghanistan days before an election could tip the balance in favour of Hamid Karzai, said on Wednesday he had not made a last-minute deal to back the president.  To match Reuters Interview AFGHANISTAN-ELECTION/DOSTUM    REUTERS/Caren Firouz  (AFGHANISTAN POLITICS ELECTIONS) - RTR26VXS
Dec 18,2016, 9:21
Alif Urfani, general director of the Afghan Criminal Justice Center Against Corruption at his office in Kabul, November 29, 2016. Photo: AFP/Wakil Kohsar
Nov 29,2016, 5:14
The Kerala-Nangarhar connection points to a larger number of IS members from India than the projected figure of 67. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
Oct 21,2016, 1:23