Afghanistan

American prisoner freed from Afghanistan in prisoner swap
antony blinken
free at last

American prisoner freed from Afghanistan in prisoner swap

One year on
Taliban
Grayson Quay

One year on

Prominent cleric who supported female education killed in Afghanistan bombing
Kabul
eyes on Afghanistan

Prominent cleric who supported female education killed in Afghanistan bombing

What the U.S. accomplished by killing al-Zawahiri
Al-Zawahiri
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

What the U.S. accomplished by killing al-Zawahiri

Biden says with death of Ayman al-Zawahiri, 'justice has been delivered'
President Biden.
counterterrorism

Biden says with death of Ayman al-Zawahiri, 'justice has been delivered'

Officials: U.S. killed top Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri
Ayman al-Zawahiri.
breaking news

Officials: U.S. killed top Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri

More than 920 dead in Afghanistan earthquake, officials say
2022 earthquake in Afghanistan
Nature's Terrors

More than 920 dead in Afghanistan earthquake, officials say

Afghanistan's misery
Kabul.
Briefing

Afghanistan's misery

U.S. watchdog unveils report on collapse of Afghan troops
Afghan solider.
more bad news

U.S. watchdog unveils report on collapse of Afghan troops

Taliban orders Muslim women in Afghanistan to wear head-to-toe coverings
Afghan women in burqas
it's a cover-up

Taliban orders Muslim women in Afghanistan to wear head-to-toe coverings

ISIS claims responsibility for string of deadly attacks across Afghanistan
An ambulance in Kabul drives to the scene of an explosion.
happening in afghanistan

ISIS claims responsibility for string of deadly attacks across Afghanistan

Afghans are selling their own organs to pay debts and avoid starvation
Afghan man with scar from kidney donation
desperation

Afghans are selling their own organs to pay debts and avoid starvation

Ukraine and history are hacking away at Putin's 'Achilles heel,' CNN says
Vladimir Putin
Ghosts of 1989

Ukraine and history are hacking away at Putin's 'Achilles heel,' CNN says

Former Afghan finance minister now D.C. Uber driver
Khalid Payenda.
request a ride

Former Afghan finance minister now D.C. Uber driver

Even the Taliban wants Russia and Ukraine to stop fighting
Kyiv, Ukraine
you know it's bad when…

Even the Taliban wants Russia and Ukraine to stop fighting

Giving frozen Afghan funds to families of 9/11 victims is 'unjust,' former Afghan president says
Hamid Karzai
unfreeze, please

Giving frozen Afghan funds to families of 9/11 victims is 'unjust,' former Afghan president says

Biden admin slammed for reported handling of Afghan funds
Joe Biden.
not a good look

Biden admin slammed for reported handling of Afghan funds

Taliban, in desperate need of humanitarian aid, meets with Western leaders in Norway
Amir Khan Muttaqi
hat in hand

Taliban, in desperate need of humanitarian aid, meets with Western leaders in Norway

Biden makes 'no apologies' for Afghanistan exit
Biden gives White House press briefing
afghanistan withdrawal

Biden makes 'no apologies' for Afghanistan exit

Afghanistan tops list of dangerous countries for Christians
Taliban fighter observing Muslim prayers
back to the catacombs

Afghanistan tops list of dangerous countries for Christians

Concerns about Afghan air force were 'being actively addressed,' Pentagon spokesperson says
U.S. Air Force plane in Afghanistan
we were working on it!

Concerns about Afghan air force were 'being actively addressed,' Pentagon spokesperson says

SecDef draws ire of GOP after missing Afghanistan weapons report deadline
Afghan soldiers in captured American vehicle
the dog ate it

SecDef draws ire of GOP after missing Afghanistan weapons report deadline

Baby lost during Afghanistan withdrawal reunited with family
Sohail Ahmadi
Little baby, big world

Baby lost during Afghanistan withdrawal reunited with family

Millions in Afghanistan are facing extreme hunger
A man receives food aid in Afghanistan.
crisis in afghanistan

Millions in Afghanistan are facing extreme hunger

Feeding the Taliban?
Children.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Feeding the Taliban?

Kim Kardashian funds Afghan women soccer players' flight to the U.K.
Kim Kardashian West
good deed

Kim Kardashian funds Afghan women soccer players' flight to the U.K.

Top aid official says thousands of Afghan refugees are entering Iran every day
Afghan refugees.
leaving afghanistan

Top aid official says thousands of Afghan refugees are entering Iran every day

Once again, the U.S. justifies the unjustifiable
A drone strike.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Once again, the U.S. justifies the unjustifiable

Why Afghanistan faded from headlines
A woman and child.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Why Afghanistan faded from headlines

Afghan chef uses traditional meals to welcome hundreds of refugees to the U.S.
Laila Mir.
a taste of home

Afghan chef uses traditional meals to welcome hundreds of refugees to the U.S.

Almost all Afghans could fall into poverty in coming months, says U.N.
Woman begging in Kabul
afghanistan crisis

Almost all Afghans could fall into poverty in coming months, says U.N.

Taliban says U.S. agreed to give humanitarian aid to Afghanistan
Farmers in Afghanistan.
afghanistan

Taliban says U.S. agreed to give humanitarian aid to Afghanistan

How the worst drought in 3 decades could exacerbate Afghanistan's national crises
Afghan village in Shadyan desert.
afghanistan

How the worst drought in 3 decades could exacerbate Afghanistan's national crises

Afghans reportedly escaped Kabul through secret CIA gate
Hamid Karzai International Airport.
glory gate

Afghans reportedly escaped Kabul through secret CIA gate

The Taliban is the 'only team on the field' to quell Afghanistan's ISIS-K threat
Taliban fighter.
afghanistan

The Taliban is the 'only team on the field' to quell Afghanistan's ISIS-K threat