WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The Afghan Air Force (AAF) may not need all C-130 aircraft provided by the US under a id="mce_marker"00 million-plus deal, the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) said on Wednesday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): The US said on Thursday it had named four charity trusts associated with Lashkar-i-Taiba (LeT) as foreign terrorist organisations to stop the Pakistan-based group from using them for funding its activities.
BRUSSELS (Pajhwok): US defense secretary Chuck Hagel on Wednesday said NATO’s European allies must dedicate more money to defence spending, “and all are ready to do their part in the follow-on operation in Afghanistan.
KABUL (Pajhwok): US Ambassador James Cunningham on Tuesday said President Barack Obama’s exit plan from Afghanistan did not mean the so-called zero option, but to focus more on building the capacity of Afghan forces.
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) on Tuesday said severe damages had occurred to a State Department funded $11.3 million prison in northern Baghlan province after its construction.
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan government on Monday criticised the US for putting restrictions on the movement of five senior Taliban leaders, who were transferred to Qatar from the US-run Guantanamo Bay detention centre in Cuba.
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): Preparing to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan by this year’s end, the US is now focused on connecting the economies of South and Central Asia, a top President Obama administration official said Wednesday.