07/03/14 02:46 PM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The European Union called on Thursday for a more extensive investigation into allegations of irregularities in Afghanistan's presidential election, citing "highly worrying indications of potentially widespread fraud." The statement came a day after the Afghan...
07/02/14 01:37 PM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A Taliban suicide bomber struck a bus carrying Afghan military personnel in Kabul Wednesday, killing at least 11 people, officials said, as the militants step up their campaign of violence aimed at undermining the Western-backed government. The bombing came as the...
07/02/14 05:02 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — James Dobbins, the U.S. State Department's special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, will leave the position this month, the agency said Tuesday. Dobbins' departure comes as Afghanistan is struggling to determine the results of its presidential election, a process...
07/01/14 08:32 PM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The planned release of preliminary results from the runoff vote in Afghanistan's presidential election will probably be postponed, a spokesman said Tuesday, a move that comes as officials struggle to resolve an impasse over fraud allegations. Abdullah Abdullah, one of...
By Paul Bedard | 06/19/14 03:21 PM
Despite promises by President Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to bolster America’s Image around the world, a majority of Americans believe that the country’s prestige and standing are lower than when the duo came into office six years ago. A new poll from St. Leo University...
By Ed Sykes | 06/18/14 11:38 AM
Lawmakers are digging into the Bowe Bergdahl prisoner swap and its potential effects on national security.
By Cal Thomas | 06/16/14 04:43 PM
“It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us -- that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion -- that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain.” (The...
By Susan Crabtree | 06/16/14 02:09 PM
The U.S. Army has begun to investigate the circumstances surrounding the disappearance and capture of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl from his post in Afghanistan in 2009, the Pentagon said in a statement Monday.
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