BY: CONOR FINNEGAN and ALEEM AGHA(WASHINGTON) -- The path to peace negotiations between the Taliban and an Afghan national delegation finally seems in sight -- and short.On Sunday,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump will award the nation's highest military honor to an active duty Green Beret on Wednesday for his heroic actions while serving in Afghanistan's Shok Valley in 2008,... Read More.
ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In video shared with ABC News, Afghan forces can be seen storming a prison to rescue their own soldiers being held captive by the Taliban.The night-vision footage of the raid... Read More.
Vitalij Sova/iStock(MOSCOW) -- Taliban officials and senior Afghan political leaders met in Moscow on Tuesday for peace talks, despite objections from Afghanistan’s government, which criticized the meeting as undermining its legitimacy.The two-day gathering was... Read More.
Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call(NEW YORK) -- The nominee to command all U.S. troops in the Middle East told senators that the war in Afghanistan is at a stalemate and that the Afghan government cannot... Read More.
KeithBinns/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A fourth U.S. service member has died from a roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan last week that marked the deadliest day for U.S. troops in Afghanistan this year.The Defense Department announced... Read More.
iStock/Thinkstock(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- A large explosion at a wedding hall in Afghanistan's capital has killed at least 40 people and injured more than 60 others, the country's health ministry said. The people had... Read More.
Sefa Karacan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images(MOSCOW) -- A Taliban delegation and envoys backed by the Afghan government attended multinational peace talks in Moscow on Friday, the first time such a meeting has taken place publicly.The Moscow... Read More.
iStock/rThinkstock(KANDAHAR, Afghanistan) -- The three top Afghan government officials in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, were killed and two Americans wounded Thursday in an attack by a man wearing an Afghan military uniform.Killed in the attack... Read More.
Zach Gibson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Defense Secretary James Mattis pushed back on the idea of privatizing the war in Afghanistan on Tuesday, weeks after President Donald Trump's national security adviser appeared to leave the possibility... Read More.