During a soldier’s homecoming, a bunch of civilians learn another meaning for don’t ask don’t tell.
Captain Hannah Winterbourne decided to transition while serving in Afghanistan.
It wasn’t just you. From Ukraine to Ebola to Gaza, it’s been a year of big, horrifying international news stories that just wouldn’t end.
The U.S. military’s involvement in the country will continue.
If you look for it, I’ve got a sneaky feeling you’ll find that love actually is all around.
There was so much to mock this year. Private Eye did not let us down.
BBC’s Middle East correspondent Quentin Sommerville was trying to do a serious report on the drug trade in Afghanistan a few years back … then he got the giggles.
The inmates had all been held at the detention facility for more than 11 years.
An audit says it’s too hard to know if American money is having an impact.
Five suicide bombers raided a branch of the New Kabul bank in Lashkar Gah, the capital of the restive Helmand province.
What’s it like to be a women’s rights activist in a country considered the most dangerous place in the world to be a woman? BuzzFeed News spoke to Najiba, a mother of three risking death threats to to help other women.
“The only news that comes from Afghanistan is about war. I am happy that my story is a positive one.”
New data from the BBC World Service and academics at King’s College London shows that there were more than 600 attacks in 14 countries in the month of November alone.
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced on Saturday that the U.S. will keep about 10,800 troops in Afghanistan in 2015.
Corruption in Turkey and China increased in Transparency International’s annual worldwide rankings. Afghanistan, Egypt, and Jordan improved.
Two of the dead were police officers, and at least 18 people were injured, police said.
Officials say at least 50 people were killed in the blast in Paktika province.
The man, Muhammad Murdi Issa al-Zahrani, has spent 12 year at the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay. He was sent back to Saudi Arabia for rehabilitation after a review board cleared his case last month.
His son had learned to walk while he was in Afghanistan.
Sgt. Joey Johnson — with a little help from his groomsmen — managed to get out of his wheelchair to dance at his wedding.
Today is the 100th birthday of Dr. Jonas Salk, inventor of the polio vaccine. Here are the places still using his gift.
This despite the U.S. spending more than $7.6 billion trying to eradicate poppy cultivation, according to a new report.
The incident reportedly happened during a raid in 2013.
Ghani’s inauguration marked Afghanistan’s first democratic transfer of power — and the end to Hamid Karzai’s 13-year rule.
The country’s new government has signed a long-delayed security agreement extending the length of time U.S. forces can remain there. Developing…
A “mujahid walking the streets of LA” recruited three other Californians to engage in “violent jihad.”
A suicide bomber detonated near a foreign convoy in the Afghan capital early on Tuesday.
The plane landed near the Persian Gulf after receiving orders to turn around from Iranian air traffic control.
“This case is unusual in that it has both been reported and is in the public eye,” said a human rights researcher.
On se ressemble plus que ce qu’on pourrait croire.