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LOOK: The Stories You're Missing In Afghanistan

LOOK: The Stories You're Missing In Afghanistan

  05.30.2012
The war in Afghanistan is far from over, though one might forget as much given the Western media's waning interest in the conflict. As...
Ryan Crocker: Cases Of Afghans Killing NATO Military Counterparts Can Be 'Personal'

Ryan Crocker: Cases Of Afghans Killing NATO Military Counterparts Can Be 'Personal'

Joshua Hersh  05.25.2012
KABUL, Afghanistan -- Earlier this week, U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ryan Crocker confirmed that he would be stepping down from his...
Bowling Alley’s 12 Lanes Lead To Another Afghanistan

Bowling Alley’s 12 Lanes Lead To Another Afghanistan

New York Times  05.15.2012
KABUL, Afghanistan — Behind the black door in downtown Kabul is a place unlike any other in this city, even in the whole country. It...
PHOTOS: Afghanistan's Untold Stories

PHOTOS: Afghanistan's Untold Stories

  05.14.2012
The war in Afghanistan is far from over, though one might forget as much given the Western media's waning interest in the conflict. As...
ISAF Apologizes For Afghan Civilian Airstrike Casualties

ISAF Apologizes For Afghan Civilian Airstrike Casualties

  05.11.2012
The International Security Assistance Force, NATO's security mission in Afghanistan, and U.S. Forces Afghanistan released a statement on...
UN: Civilian Deaths In Afghanistan Fall 20 Percent

UN: Civilian Deaths In Afghanistan Fall 20 Percent

Reuters  05.11.2012
By Jack Kimball KABUL, May 11 (Reuters) - After five years of rising deaths, civilian casualties in Afghanistan dropped...
Taliban Captive's Family Reveals Prisoner Swap Negotiation

Taliban Captive's Family Reveals Prisoner Swap Negotiation

Reuters  05. 9.2012
BY Missy Ryan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The family of Bowe Bergdahl, a U.S. soldier held prisoner by the Taliban since 2009, says it is...
New French Prez Confirms Dramatic War Policy Change

New French Prez Confirms Dramatic War Policy Change

Max J. Rosenthal  05. 7.2012
After his election to the French presidency on Sunday, Francois Hollande wasted no time in following through on one of his highest-profile...
Obama's Afghanistan Speech Well-Received By Afghans Who Want An Enduring American Presence

Obama's Afghanistan Speech Well-Received By Afghans Who Want An Enduring American Presence

Joshua Hersh  05. 2.2012
KABUL, Afghanistan -- By 4 a.m. on Wednesday, the helicopters that had spent much of the night hovering low over the homes in the international...
Afghanistan: More Questions Than Answers

Afghanistan: More Questions Than Answers

Richard N. Haass  05. 2.2012
Past sacrifice is a poor justification for continued sacrifice unless it is warranted. The truth is that while the United States still...