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Afghanistan Protests

Hundreds Of Angry Afghans Protest Anti-Islam Movie

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Hundreds of Afghans – some shouting "Death to America" – burned the U.S. flag and an effigy of President Barack...

New Details Emerge From Quran Burning Incident

AP | PATRICK QUINN | Posted 05.03.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — An investigation into the burning of Muslim holy books at a U.S. military base has found it was a mistake involving at leas...

David Wood

The Afghan Mission Continues, Pentagon Declares

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 02.27.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- Despite the murder of two U.S. advisers inside a heavily guarded Afghan ministry building Saturday and waves of violent anti-American pr...

Nine More Killed In Quran Burning Protests

Reuters | Posted 04.25.2012 | World

KABUL, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Nine more people were killed on Friday in protests in Afghanistan over the burning of copies of the Koran at a NATO base, ...

'We Don't Care About Obama's Apology'

AP | PATRICK QUINN | Posted 04.25.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan called on his troops to resist any urge to avenge the death of two American soldiers...

Dozens Wounded In Afghan Demonstrations Over Quran-Burning

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2012 | World

By Mirwais Harooni and Hamid Shalizi KABUL, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Four people were shot dead and dozens wounded in protests in Afghanista...

Demonstrators Torch Foreign Compound In Kabul

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2012 | World

KABUL, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Demonstrators in the Afghan capital Kabul set fire on Wednesday to part of a housing compound used by foreign contract wor...

PHOTOS: Hundreds Block Afghanistan Highway To Protest U.S. Troops

AP | RAHIM FAIEZ | Posted 01.20.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — More than 1,000 university students blocked a main highway in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday to protest any agreement that w...

Hundreds March In Afghanistan, Demand Foreign Troops To Leave

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 12.06.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Hundreds of people marched through the streets of the Afghan capital on Thursday, demanding the immediate withdrawal of int...

Afghan Policeman Kills 2 NATO Soldiers As Quran Burning Protests Continue

Posted 06.04.2011 | World

JALALABAD, Afghanistan (Reuters) - A "rogue" Afghan border policeman shot dead two foreign soldiers on a training mission on Monday, and hundreds of ...

Afghanistan Quran Burning Protests Enter Third Day

AP | By RAHIM FAIEZ | Posted 06.03.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghan protests against the burning of a Quran in Florida entered a third day with a demonstrations in the south and east S...

Afghanistan Protests Over Civilian Deaths

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — A crowd of about 300 villagers yelled "Death to the United States" and blocked a main road in eastern Afghanistan on Thursd...

Thousands Protest In D.C. For Iraq Withdrawal

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Thousands of protesters – many directing their anger squarely at President Barack Obama – marched through the nation's ...

New Civilian Deaths Roil Afghans

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) KABUL - Thousands of Afghans shouting "Death to America!" protested the killings of children Thursday, the latest in a string of controversial ca...