U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has expressed his impatience with a delay by the Afghan president in signing an agreement that permits U.S. troops to stay in Afghanistan beyond this year.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai has welcomed U.S. President Barack Obama's new remarks about Washington's commitment to Afghanistan's future.
U.S. President Barack Obama has used his annual State of the Union address to announce what he called “concrete, practical proposals” to reduce the gap between rich and poor, and made Iran and Afghanistan his top foreign-policy issues.
U.S. inspectors say a $200 million American program to improve the literacy of Afghan soldiers appears to be falling short of its goal.
A new report on domestic violence in Afghanistan for the first time notes cases in which the victims were men.
A spokesman for Afghan President Hamid Karzai has accused the United States of failing to support the peace process.
The United States has warned the Afghan government against releasing prisoners that Washington says should be tried as dangerous militants.
NATO’s chief is warning Afghanistan's government may fall short of funding for its military if the government does not promptly sign a Bilateral Security Agreement with the United States.
Afghan authorities say they have decided to release 37 prisoners blamed by the U.S. military for deadly attacks on foreign and government troops.
A suicide bomber targeted an Afghan army bus in Kabul on January 26.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai says he will not sign a security pact with the United States unless Washington launches a genuine peace process with Taliban insurgents.
An Afghan national has been arrested in connection with a deadly shooting and stabbing attack at a courthouse in the German city of Frankfurt.