The international body that monitors UN antidrug efforts has warned that things are getting worse.
March 1, 2007 (RFE/RL) -- Iran and Afghanistan have vowed to expand their cultural ties.
March 1, 2007 -- Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf says the country is "dealing” with Al-Qaeda and Taliban militants taking refuge in Pakistan's border region with Afghanistan.
Beckett (left) and Karzai in Kabul today (AFP)
February 28, 2007 -- British Foreign Secretary Margaret Beckett held talks today in Kabul with Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
February 28, 2007 -- Coalition troops in Afghanistan have killed three suspected Taliban militants in a clash in southern Zabul Province.
Margaret Beckett (file photo) (epa)
February 27, 2007 -- British Foreign Secretary Margaret Beckett says a failed Iraq would pose as great a risk to international security as Afghanistan did when it was ruled by the Taliban.
February 27, 2007 -- U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney has begun talks in Kabul with Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
February 27, 2007 (RFE/RL) -- A suicide bomber used a car bomb today to attack the front gates of Bagram Air Field, where U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney was visiting.
February 26, 2007 -- Afghan authorities say they have detained a district administrator and his police commander for alleged "links" with the Taliban.
February 26, 2007 -- U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney made an unannounced visit today to Pakistan, where he went straight into talks with Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf.
An unmanned Predator spy plane (file photo) (epa)
February 24, 2007 -- The U.S. military today said that an unmanned military aircraft crashed in eastern Afghanistan.
Taliban fighters seem bent on widespread attacks designed to stretch NATO and Afghan forces thin.