Topic: Habibullah Rafeh
In Wardak Province, the counterinsurgency model has been difficult to implement, though US forces have already seen some success in the first phase of the effort.
07/09/2009 01:00 am
As forces of the 10th Mountain Division have poured into Wardak Province to combat the Taliban, they've also had to battle a cool reception.
07/07/2009 01:00 am
Some 3,000 US troops recently deployed to insurgent-heavy provinces near Kabul.
02/18/2009 12:00 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
Insecurity and charges of fraud could hamper election officials' ability to ensure popular acceptance of next year's presidential poll results.
12/24/2008 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
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