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Chained up for 40 days in a bare cell: How thousands are 'cured of evil spirits' at brutal Afghan shrine Men and women are chained at a local shrine and forced to live on nothing but bread for 40 days or more The war in Afghanistan may have brought progress in the medical field, but the international aid has not reached the remote villages of ... (more)
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The Hungarian Defence Forces were lent 12 Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected armored fighting vehicles for training purposes by the US Forces European Command.
U.S. Army Sgt. Justin R. Pereira, right, and Laika 5, a military working dog trained to detect tactical explosives, provide security as Afghan border police break ground on a new checkpoint in the Spin Boldak district of Afghanistan's Kandahar province, March 25, 2013.
Frustration is mounting in Washington, and among NATO allies, over Karzai's refusal to sign a bilateral security agreement , intended to shape the US military presence in the country beyond 2014.
KABUL, Afghanistan - It's painful for US soldiers to hear discussions and watch movies about modern wars when the dialogue is full of obsolete slang, like "chopper" and "GI."
Representatives of Northern Ireland's Causeway Institute for Peace-Building and Conflict Resolution visited Kabul this week, at the invitation of High Peace Council Chairman Salahuddin Rabbani to share their experience of peace-building.
The top U.S. diplomat for South Asia says international patience could wear thin with Sri Lanka unless it takes action to address allegations of atrocities during the island nation's civil war.
NATO warned it may be forced to withdraw all of its troops from Afghanistan by the end of next year if President Hamid Karzai doesn't sign a security agreement with the United States.
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A taxi driver prepares to pay about $5 to a Kabul Traffic Police officer who had questioned the validity of his driver's license in this file photo from April 2013.
It was for the needs of the Army that Capt. Karen White one year ago decided to leave the U.S. Army Reserve for active duty as a nurse.
Jason Vorhees/The Telegraph Members of the Georgia National Guard's 48th Brigade march up E. Johnston Street during a parade in Forsyth in 2009.
Key security matters, particularly strengthening of border management, Pakistan's role in Afghanistan's reconciliation process and enhancing economic cooperation will be the focus of talks when Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Afghan President Hamid Karzai convene for consultations with their key aides in Kabul today.