Taliban confirm death, choose successor

KABUL, Afghanistan - The Taliban confirmed the death of...been postponed.The Taliban ruled Afghanistan from 1996 until they were overthrown...that "the real negotiation is between Afghanistan and Pakistan." The diplomat spoke...
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Car bombing kills 17 civilians near US base in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide car bombing near a U.S. military base in eastern Afghanistan that once hosted CIA employees killed at...referred comment to NATO authorities in Afghanistan. In a statement, NATO said "no U.S...
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Afghanistan says US strikes destroy its Islamic State branch

KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghanistan said Saturday that recent U.S. airstrikes it assisted destroyed...Shahidullah Shahid, who were the high-profile figures of Daesh in Afghanistan, we have destroyed the base of ISIS," said Abdul Hassib Sediqi...
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Movie Guide

...Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world."Max" (PG) - Synopsis: A dog that helped US Marines in Afghanistan returns to the U.S. and is adopted by his handler's family after suffering a traumatic experience.
US kills senior Khorasan Group leader

...Khorasan targets last September.Among those who have so far survived the bombs is a French-born jihadist who fought in Afghanistan with a military prowess that is of great concern to U.S. intelligence officials.David Drugeon, who was born in the...
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Trump's self-paid run means he's in it for the long haul

...Barack Obama's spokesman, who defended McCain and called on Trump to apologize.Paul Rieckhoff, founder of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said Monday that Trump's "asinine comments" were "an insult to everyone who has ever worn the...
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Afghan government holds direct talks with Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghan officials are holding talks...helpful for peace and stability in Afghanistan," he said.Since taking office in...United States commends the government of Afghanistan's prioritization of peace and reconciliation...
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Back from Afghanistan, Army helicopters may help civilians

...helicopters have returned to Alaska and are ready to help with civilian medical emergencies after spending nine months in Afghanistan.If units are ready and available, Army helicopters will respond to civilian calls dispatched by the Air Force's Rescue...
Joint Chiefs nominee: Russia biggest threat to US security

...been killed because of Iranian activities in Afghanistan.Also on the subject of Afghanistan, he promised to recommend changes in, said that if the U.S. force in Afghanistan falls to 1,000 in 2017, the counterterrorism...
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Movie guide for the week of June 24 to July 1

...conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school."Max" (PG) - Synopsis: A dog that helped US Marines in Afghanistan returns to the U.S. and is adopted by his handler's family after suffering a traumatic experience."Jurassic World...


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