WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The prestigious International Women of Courage Award winner, Dr. Nasrin Oryakhil, a prominent leader in the field of maternal health, on Tuesday dedicated the honour to the women of Afghanistan.
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan James Dobbins warned on Friday of widespread violence and rapid political disintegration in Afghanistan if the US and NATO opted to a full withdrawal.
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The United States is open to signing the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA), the White House said Tuesday, cautioning that a delay would enhance chances of a complete pullout from Afghanistan.
WASHINGTON (PAN): US President Barack Obama on Tuesday called his Afghan counterpart Hamid Karzai to inform him that Washington was moving ahead with additional contingency planning in Afghanistan after 2014.
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The security environment in Afghanistan would become more challenging and the Taliban insurgency emerge a greater threat to stability after the drawdown of most international forces in 2014, a report said on Thursday.