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Afghanistan Peace

Afghans Want Peace, And Hope Their Next President Is Listening

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 06.14.2014 | World

Afghan citizens headed to the polls on Saturday, many of them hoping to elect a new president who will bring peace. The winner of Saturday's presid...

U.S. Scales Back Plans For Peace Deal In Afghanistan

The New York Times | Posted 12.02.2012 | World

With the surge of American troops over and the Taliban still a potent threat, American generals and civilian officials acknowledge that they have all ...

Karzai Urges Push For Peace Amid Attacks

AP | AMIR SHAH and HEIDI VOGT | Posted 11.19.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Afghan president on Wednesday urged his nation to rally behind the push for peace negotiations with insurgents despite ...

Assembly Time

Kathy Kelly | Posted 02.26.2012 | World
Kathy Kelly

Not only do Weeda and her co-workers assemble stories, documents and pictures from the families of victims of war, they also help build supportive communities amongst the families whose trust they have gained through their repeated visits.

Can the Tribes of NATO help the Tribes of Afghanistan?

Lisa Schirch | Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics
Lisa Schirch

Like dumping toxic chemicals into the ocean in hopes of breaking up an oil spill, the international community's solutions to the problems of Afghanistan have made the problem worse.

An Opportunity In Afghanistan: Peace Still Possible With Women's Help

Wazhma Frogh | Posted 11.22.2011 | World
Wazhma Frogh

If Afghan women were provided the opportunity to lead a national dialogue, they could bring people together in a way that men haven't done.

Afghanistan's Opium Wars: Amazing Photos From 'National Geographic'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The February issue of National Geographic takes an in-depth look at Afghanistan's opium wars. As writer Robert Draper discovers, a key step to securin...

Anders Fogh Rasmussen, NATO Chief, Says There Is No Plan To 'Bribe' The Taliban

AP | ANNE FLAHERTY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISTANBUL — A top U.S. military commander offered a hint of optimism on the war in Afghanistan on Thursday by declaring, in contrast to other off...

McChrystal: Taliban Could Play Role In Afghanistan Peace

Financial Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

General Stanley McChrystal, the Nato commander in Afghanistan, has raised the prospect that his troop surge will lead to a negotiated peace with the T...