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Rescued Afghan soldiers speak of appalling torture, brutality in Taliban prison
Security

Rescued Afghan soldiers speak of appalling torture, brutality in Taliban prison

Details emerge on identity of new ISIS leader
Terrorism

Details emerge on identity of new ISIS leader

Herat civilians maimed by Taliban attacks call for swift punishment
Security

Herat civilians maimed by Taliban attacks call for swift punishment

Afghan government reclaims thousands of jeribs of illegally seized land
Crime Justice

Afghan government reclaims thousands of jeribs of illegally seized land

Mohaqiq fails to drum up support for Tehran in Pakistan
Politics

Mohaqiq fails to drum up support for Tehran in Pakistan

New polio case surfaces in Baghlan as Taliban continues to prevent vaccination
Health

New polio case surfaces in Baghlan as Taliban continues to prevent vaccination

Iran's president denounces country's conservative rulers after candidates banned
Elections

Iran's president denounces country's conservative rulers after candidates banned

Afghans from Herat to Baghlan call on Taliban to accept ceasefire
Security

Afghans from Herat to Baghlan call on Taliban to accept ceasefire

Truck drivers call Taliban 'looters' as group continues extortion on highways
Security

Truck drivers call Taliban 'looters' as group continues extortion on highways

Gunmen kill Iranian militia commander as internal tension builds
Protests

Gunmen kill Iranian militia commander as internal tension builds

Afghan officials push Taliban for full ceasefire
Security

Afghan officials push Taliban for full ceasefire

Grieving Afghans demand justice for Iran's downing of passenger plane
Diplomacy

Grieving Afghans demand justice for Iran's downing of passenger plane

Unrest grows as Iranian leaders ignore internal distress over failing economy
Protests

Unrest grows as Iranian leaders ignore internal distress over failing economy

Iranian-made rockets found ready to fire on Kandahar airport
Security

Iranian-made rockets found ready to fire on Kandahar airport

Hundreds of Herat residents urge crackdown on Iranian-backed 'spies'
Security

Hundreds of Herat residents urge crackdown on Iranian-backed 'spies'

Herat vocational project helps war-affected women achieve self-sufficiency
Economy

Herat vocational project helps war-affected women achieve self-sufficiency

Tehran's timid response to Soleimani killing underscores regime's fragility
Security

Tehran's timid response to Soleimani killing underscores regime's fragility

Afghan forces clear Taliban from over 50 villages in Kunduz
Security

Afghan forces clear Taliban from over 50 villages in Kunduz

Women 'pioneers' demand greater participation in peace process
Women's Rights

Women 'pioneers' demand greater participation in peace process

European countries launch dispute process over Iran nuclear deal violations
Diplomacy

European countries launch dispute process over Iran nuclear deal violations

Wives, children of ISIS fighters in Nangarhar return to Pakistan
Security

Wives, children of ISIS fighters in Nangarhar return to Pakistan

Increased military pressure forces 70 Taliban fighters to surrender in Ghor
Security

Increased military pressure forces 70 Taliban fighters to surrender in Ghor

Bati Kot citrus farms get major boost after liberation from Taliban
Economy

Bati Kot citrus farms get major boost after liberation from Taliban

'Death to the dictator': angry protesters in Iran demand end to the regime
Human Rights

'Death to the dictator': angry protesters in Iran demand end to the regime

Coalition air strike kills commander of Taliban splinter group in Herat
Security

Coalition air strike kills commander of Taliban splinter group in Herat

Civilian casualties caused by Taliban in 2019 topped 7,000
Security

Civilian casualties caused by Taliban in 2019 topped 7,000

Iran's new Quds Force commander under investigation by Afghan government
Diplomacy

Iran's new Quds Force commander under investigation by Afghan government

Herat residents express support for killing of Iranian commander Soleimani
Security

Herat residents express support for killing of Iranian commander Soleimani

Dozens of Taliban fighters surrender to authorities in Nangarhar, Badakhshan
Security

Dozens of Taliban fighters surrender to authorities in Nangarhar, Badakhshan

Taliban claims of capturing districts in 2019 'outright lies'
Security

Taliban claims of capturing districts in 2019 'outright lies'

Iran is undermining Afghan peace process: Pompeo
Security

Iran is undermining Afghan peace process: Pompeo

Tensions ease after Iran’s retaliation on US military fails to inflict casualties
Security

Tensions ease after Iran’s retaliation on US military fails to inflict casualties

Boom in meth addiction adds to Afghanistan's opium and heroin woes
Health

Boom in meth addiction adds to Afghanistan's opium and heroin woes

Russia, China refuse to condemn Iranian attack on US embassy in Baghdad
Security

Russia, China refuse to condemn Iranian attack on US embassy in Baghdad

Taliban set fire to telecom towers in Darzab District
Security

Taliban set fire to telecom towers in Darzab District

Iran abandons nuclear commitments as European powers back United States
Security

Iran abandons nuclear commitments as European powers back United States

Afghans condemn Taliban leaders for resisting calls for ceasefire
Security

Afghans condemn Taliban leaders for resisting calls for ceasefire

Killing of top militant commander sends stark warning to Tehran
Security

Killing of top militant commander sends stark warning to Tehran

Afghan troops regain control of western districts long held by Taliban
Security

Afghan troops regain control of western districts long held by Taliban

In photos: female Afghan army officers receive tactical, weapons training overseas
Women's Rights

In photos: female Afghan army officers receive tactical, weapons training overseas