KABUL (PAN): Italian and Afghan forces have completed a joint operation aimed at boosting security around a major dam project in western Herat province, the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said on Friday.
KABUL (PAN): The Australian defence minister on Tuesday described the killing of two young boys in central Afghanistan a tragedy, saying that the incident -- a case of mistaken identity -- was still under investigation.
WASHINGTON (PAN): General John Allen, who was commander of the US and NATO forces in Afghanistan for 19 months till early this month, played a pivotal role in the mission, US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said on Tuesday.
KABUL (PAN): The top commander of NATO and US forces in Afghanistan on Sunday supported President Hamid Karzai’s intention to ban government forces from requesting airstrikes during operation in rural areas.
KABUL (PAN): Hard-earned gains could be reversed if the British government does not detail its exit strategy and the future role of UK forces in post-2014 Afghanistan, the opposition Labour party has warned.