The US and Afghanistan are at an "impasse" over a stalled security agreement a political commentator told Press TV on Sunday.
The United Nations Security Council has strongly condemned the recent attacks in Afghanistan's Uruzgan and Faryab provinces resulting in the deaths of nine development workers, bringing to 237 the number of attacks against humanitarian personnel, ...
Dozens of people have been killed in a wave of bombings targeting mostly Shia districts of the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad.
A top aide to Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai has accused the US of trying to force Kabul into signing a security deal with Washington, noting that his country will never bow to US pressure.
NATO foreign ministers meeting in Brussels are urging Afghan President Hamid Karzai to sign a security pact with the United States that would allow foreign troops to remain in Afghanistan beyond the end of the NATO combat mission there next year.