Khadam's decision to follow suit has deepened the crisis and threatened to further ethnic divisions between Tajiks and the Pashtun-dominated south, which...
The frail-looking grandmother whose harsh life has etched deep lines in her face, is a woman of the Wakhi, a tribe of roughly 12,000 nomadic people who...
Wednesday's assault comes days after Taliban gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in the Afghan capital, killing at least 22 people, mostly foreigners.
IS has successfully tapped a rich vein of extremism in Afghanistan.
The premier’s remarks come weeks after President Donald Trump lambasted Pakistan during a speech outlining US policy on Afghanistan,
Lorena Enebral Perez, 38, was shot inside the rehabilitation centre, where she treated disabled people.
On Monday Trump announced that he would be sending more US troops to Afghanistan
It is common in Afghanistan for women to be known only as the "wife of" or "daughter of" someone.
Trump discarded his previous criticism of the 16-year-old war as a waste of time and money.
The US leader will "provide an update on the path forward for America's engagement in Afghanistan and South Asia".
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