Topic: Afghan Parliament
The latest Taliban attack on Kabul comes amid new Afghanistan government efforts to lure militants away from the insurgency.
01/18/2010 09:35 am
The Afghan parliament will soon begin a six-week break, then prepare for elections, leaving less-influential acting ministers to govern.
01/04/2010 07:40 am
Nearly half of Afghan President Hamid Karzai’s 23-member cabinet will carry over from his last term, and it will include a former warlord, and only one woman.
12/20/2009 10:50 am
The Haqqani network, born of the Russian war and nurtured by the CIA, is behind many spectacular assaults in Afghanistan.
06/01/2009 01:00 am
Frustration and fear is sparking opposition to plans that would nearly double the size of US forces there.
03/02/2009 12:00 am
At the NATO meeting in Romania Thursday, Afghan officials are expected to request money to expand its National Army from 86,000 to 120,000 troops.
04/02/2008 01:00 am
An international agency's report says 40 percent of aid destined for Afghans is spent on overhead costs.
03/26/2008 01:00 am