Topic: Afghan Relief
A '60 Minutes' report alleges that Greg Mortenson, author of 'Three Cups of Tea,' may have fabricated some elements of his memoir about building schools in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Mortenson is defending his work.
04/18/2011 03:42 pm
The killing of 10 aid workers with the International Assistance Mission in Afghanistan underscores the suspicion Christian-affiliated groups can face from some Afghans and government opponents. Such groups point to codes of conduct they follow in the country.
08/09/2010 02:10 pm
Kabul is proposing to reward villages whose Afghan Taliban fighters surrender by disbursing cash through councils that already oversee aid money. Critics say that would make the councils Taliban targets.
06/10/2010 12:47 pm
In The Hague this week, Iranian officials offered to cooperate with the US. Iran has pursued an ambitious redevelopment effort in Afghanistan since 2001.
04/03/2009 01:00 am
Under Obama, the US may send 20,000 more troops and encourage talks with the Taliban in an effort to reclaim the upper hand in Afghanistan.
01/02/2009 12:00 am
Afghan NGOs are teaching human rights and Islamic law along with calls to end the war with a national peace jirga.
10/20/2008 01:00 am
In provinces just south of Kabul, the insurgents have a shadow government that polices roads and runs courts.
10/15/2008 01:00 am
Wednesday's ambush by the militants killed three Western aid workers and their Afghan driver. It's part of an apparent bid to rid Afghanistan of foreign aid workers.
08/15/2008 01:00 am
The US and NATO struggle to maintain troops even as the Taliban reclaim southern and eastern Afghan provinces.
08/05/2008 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