Taliban insurgents stormed a prison outside the Afghan city of Ghazni, 120 kilometers southwest of the capital, Kabul, killing guards and releasing more than 400 inmates.
Taliban militants have stormed a prison in the central Afghan city of Ghazni, killing police officers and releasing hundreds of prisoners.
An Afghan people smuggler takes us inside the migrant-trafficking business in Europe, and talks about his own conversion from a victim to a profiteer.
A Dutch aid worker who was abducted by unidentified gunmen in June in Afghanistan has been freed after being held for 81 days, the Dutch Foreign Ministry has said.
The U.S. military says it will investigate an air strike carried out in southern Afghanistan after local officials said 11 counternarcotics agents were killed.
A U.S. military spokesman says neither NATO nor U.S. forces were involved in an air strike that reportedly
With an estimated 3.6 million people in Afghanistan out of work, protesters demonstrated to demand more jobs.
An Afghan cyclist and his son are pedaling across Europe and the United States to raise awareness about the problems still plaguing their country.
Afghan officials say an air strike has killed at least 11 police officers in the volatile southern province of Helmand.
Thousands of migrants, many from Syria, Afghanistan, and Iraq, continued to arrive in Germany on September 6, the majority of them traveling through Austria from Hungary, where they had been stranded for days.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has called on international donors to continue supporting his “wounded country” that has been facing a 14-year-Taliban insurgency.
The return of Afghan militias to the front line in the war against the Taliban has raised concerns, with locals claiming gross abuses at the hands of the irregular forces.