WASHINGTON (PAN): The United States Marine Corps has launched an investigating into the authenticity of a video, widely being circulated on the internet, showing its soldiers urinating on the Taliban's dead bodies.
GARDEZ (PAN): Slow-paced snow-clearing efforts have led to a spike in traffic accidents at the Sato Kandaw Pass on the Kabul-Gardez highway in southeastern Paktia province, drivers and residents complained on Tuesday.
CHARIKAR (PAN): The Salang highway, which connects northern provinces with the capital Kabul, reopened for traffic after a day-long blockade by heavy snowfall on both sides of the busy pass, officials said on Saturday.
MEHTARLAM (PAN): Traffic on the Kabul-Jalalabad highway remained stranded for five hours after heavy snowfall blocked the road in the Sarobi district of central Kabul province, commuters and officials said on Friday.
KABUL (PAN): The Afghanistan Meteorological Authority (AMA) on Thursday forecasted continued snow and rainfall in most of the country this winter, hoping the ongoing drought sweeping northern parts would decrease.