NATO leaders reaffirmed the alliance’s support for its mission in Afghanistan, as the country grapples with a stubborn Taliban insurgency and threats from other extremist groups.
The German Interior Ministry says one of the 69 Afghan asylum seekers deported from Germany last week committed suicide on his return home.
British Prime Minister Theresa May said London would double its forces in Afghanistan in response to a request from NATO, as she arrived at the alliance's summit in Brussels on July 11.
Afghan officials say at least 10 people have been killed in a militant attack on a government facility in the eastern province of Nangarhar.
Britain is planning to almost double its number of troops in Afghanistan, Prime Minister Theresa May has announced.
A group of activists in Afghanistan have staged a sit-in outside the Russian embassy in Kabul. It's part of their campaign to get world powers to find peaceful ways to end decades of bloody conflict in the country.
A suicide bombing close to a security checkpoint In the Afghan city of Jalalabad has killed at least 12 people, with the extremist group Islamic State (IS) claiming responsibility for the attack.
NATO leaders gather for a summit on July 11-12 amid deep divisions on trade and defense spending.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Taliban fighters to hold peace talks with the Afghan government, as he made an unannounced visit to the Afghan capital.
U.S. military authorities have identified the service member killed in an apparent insider attack in southern Afghanistan as a soldier from California.
U.S.-backed Afghan special forces have conducted what could be a final operation to clear Islamic State (IS) fighters and other insurgents from a remote district in the eastern Nangarhar Province, officials say.
One U.S. service member was killed and two others wounded in an "apparent insider attack" in southern Afghanistan, the NATO-led mission in Afghanistan said.