Images from a gun battle between security forces and Taliban insurgents in the Afghan capital, Kabul.
There have been two explosions in the centre of Kabul, near the headquarters of the Afghan Public Protection Force, reports ...
Why Afghans are wary of Pakistan's PM-elect
Afghan forces soon to assume full control
The number of women in Afghanistan jailed for "moral crimes" has risen by 50% in the past 18 months, says Human Rights Watch.
British troops deployed in Afghanistan this autumn and next year will serve up to 9 months, as forces hand over security to Afghan ...
The mother of an "inspiring" soldier who was killed in Afghanistan speaks of her pride after accepting his posthumous VC.
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