(LONDON) -- “Pick up the phone right now, call Kabul and ask the girls to be released immediately,” Hoda Khamosh, an Afghanistan woman’s rights activist shouted at the Taliban's acting foreign minister, Amir Khan Muttaqi, in Oslo, Norway, last week. Khamosh demanded the release of... Read More.
(RUZVAT, Tajikistan) -- In many places along Tajikistan's border with Afghanistan, the countries are separated by just a few yards of water -- the narrow Panj River. There are no walls or fences, and, standing on the Tajikistan side, northern Afghanistan is so close that... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. diplomats at the embassy in Kabul warned in a classified memo to Secretary of State Antony Blinken and the department's leadership last month that the Afghan government was at risk of collapse as the Taliban offensive swept across the country, a... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — As the U.S. military drawdown from Afghanistan continues, the White House announced that the Afghan president and chairman of the High Council for National Reconciliation will visit with President Joe Biden on Friday in Washington. President Ashraf Ghani and Chairman Abdullah Abdullah's visit will... Read More.
By JULIA MACFARLANE and ALEEM AGHA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- For Afghans, 2021 began with what occurred too often over the past year: the assassination of a journalist.Bismillah Adel Aimaq was shot on New Year's Day by unknown gunmen. His... Read More.