Topic: Afghanistan Academy of Sciences
Ten years ago, the US invaded Afghanistan to eliminate a terrorist haven and set up a stable government. But today, many Afghans don’t know why the US invaded, have never heard of 9/11, and are increasingly suspicious.
09/09/2011 09:02 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
While the insurgents have singled out Christians, there's also a rise in attacks on all aid workers.
10/21/2008 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