Afghan police have detained an 8-year old girl wearing a suicide vest who sought to attack a border police post.
The head of a review board in Afghanistan says Kabul will release 88 prisoners as planned, even though the United States considers them dangerous.
A NATO soldier has been killed after insurgents attacked a military base in eastern Afghanistan.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai has ordered a new review of 88 prisoners due to be released after several visiting U.S. senators raised objections.
Afghanistan has rejected a U.S. intelligence forecast that predicts the military gains of the past three years will be significantly rolled back by 2017.
The assessment predicts that the Taliban will become increasingly influential as the United States winds down its involvement in the war.
The Pakistani government's top national security advisor says Islamabad is trying to impose greater control over the country’s porous western borders with Afghanistan.
Authorities in the Afghan province of Jowzjan have annulled the marriage of a seven-year-old girl, whose father admits giving her away in return for $2,000.
At least three foreign soldiers have been killed in a suspected suicide car bomb attack on a convoy of international troops in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul.
Afghan officials sayat least six people have been killed after a bomb placed on a bicycle went off near a police check point in the town of Pol-e Alam, in eastern Logar province.
NATO says two of its service members have been killed in separate attacks in Afghanistan.
Reports say scores of Afghan asylum seekers and their supporters have set up a protest camp in the Belgium town of Mons.