With a week to go to the presidential vote, a suicide bomber hit Abdullah Abdullah's convoy — the closest attack on a campaign event yet.
The Afghan people have a genuine right to complain about freeing Taliban leaders, especially those who directly suffered under their rule.
If you thought Syria’s war was already a mess, here’s a development that’s not going to make it any less ugly.
The snow is melting, the opium poppy harvest is over, and the Taliban are out for their huge annual offensive, killing 21 people on day one.
Deadly bombings at a market and train station come as a temporary ceasefire with the Pakistani Taliban is set to expire on Thursday.