Taliban Kills 18 Afghan Troops in Northeast, Eight Beheaded

Taliban Kills 18 Afghan Troops in Northeast, Eight Beheaded | 12 others missing after Badakhshan attack

Afghan Civilian Toll Rising Again, 2015 Could Be Another Deadly Record

Afghan Civilian Toll Rising Again, 2015 Could Be Another Deadly Record | UN urges everyone to stop mortaring civilian areas

Afghan Soldier Kills US Soldier, Wounds Several Others

Afghan Soldier Kills US Soldier, Wounds Several Others | Shooter killed after insider attack in Jalalabad

Afghan Peace Council: US Drawdown Halt Hurting Peace Process

Afghan Peace Council: US Drawdown Halt Hurting Peace Process | Keeping US troops means peace with Taliban harder

US Suspends Afghan Troop Drawdown

US Suspends Afghan Troop Drawdown | Obama says future drawdowns will be considered at ‘later date’

For Afghan Villagers, US-Created Militias Scarier Than Taliban

For Afghan Villagers, US-Created Militias Scarier Than Taliban | Armed factions effectively rule villages through force

UN Envoy: ISIS Establishing a Foothold in Afghanistan

UN Envoy: ISIS Establishing a Foothold in Afghanistan | Afghan army claims 10 ISIS killed in Helmand

Between Casualties and Desertion, Afghan Military Shrinking Fast

Between Casualties and Desertion, Afghan Military Shrinking Fast | National Army lost over 15,000 troops from Feb-Nov of 2014

Afghan Army Touts ‘First Solo Offensive’ Against Helmand Province

Afghan Army Touts ‘First Solo Offensive’ Against Helmand Province | Troops aim to retake territory they lost in 2014

Pakistan, Afghan Officials Say Taliban Ready for Peace Talks

Pakistan, Afghan Officials Say Taliban Ready for Peace Talks | Taliban: No talks currently taking place