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Afghanistan Police Force

'We Will Be Proud Policemen'

AP | KATHY GANNON | Posted 10.19.2012 | World

KABUL -- At the gate to the National Police Academy, on the western edge of the Afghan capital, the guard's rifle bolts into firing position. "Stop!" ...

Policing Afghanistan: How Afghan Police Training Became a Train Wreck

Pratap Chatterjee | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Pratap Chatterjee

When it comes to police training, the use of private contractors is not unusual -- and neither is failure. Who, then, is responsible for this dismal state of affairs?

Death in Kabul

Virginia M. Moncrieff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Virginia M. Moncrieff

Abid was the victim of the cheating lawlessness in Afghanistan. Whoever killed him will never be questioned, charged or jailed for the crime.