U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is headed to Afghanistan on Friday, where a political crisis is raising fears of instability and violence.
About six people were wounded Sunday after a booby-trapped motorcycle went off in southern Afghan province of Kandahar, said police.
Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah says he will not accept preliminary results that are due to be released Monday.
Afghan officials say militants have set fire to dozens of fuel trucks in an attack overnight on the outskirts of Kabul.
Taliban militants in Afghanistan have launched a rocket attack against Kabul International Airport's military wing, destroying the helicopter of President Hamid Karzai.
At least seven people have been killed in a US airstrike in eastern Afghanistan.
The electoral team of Dr. Abdullah Abdullah said Thursday that they will not accept the preliminary vote results for the runoff presidential election.
Afghan officials say the army has regained control of Sangin district of southern Helmand Province, which was attacked in a major Taliban offensive last week.
At least three people have been killed in a drone strike by US-led forces in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Kunar.
Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta, national security advisor to President Hamid Karzai, said Monday that Pakistani forces have direct link in deadly clashes in souther Helmand province.
Rohullah Nikpa, the first Olympics medal winner for Afghanistan, will compete for Afghanistan at World Taekwondo championship in China.
Presidential runner, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah’s electoral team, once again boycotted the election results from June 14th runoff vote.
The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission of Afghanistan (IECC) officials said Saturday that they have requested for United Nation’s technical help to verify the authenticity of former electoral chief Ziaulhaq Amarkhel’s audio tape.
The Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan (IEC) officials said the results for the runoff presidential election will be announced as scheduled.
The Pakistani soldiers have increased to their presence and attacks in eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan, the defense minister said Sunday
The United Nations is calling on Afghanistan’s presidential candidates to "take all steps necessary to control their supporters" so they refrain from using social media to issue "inflammatory statements and hate speech" over allegations of electoral fraud.
Supporters of Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah are preparing to stage protests across the country.
The release of partial results for the second round of presidential election has been delayed in a bid to build confidence between the two candidates.
Abdullah Abdullah, one of the two presidential contenders in the second round of election, blamed President Hamid Karzai and the election bodies for political impasse.
The United States hailed Afghan people for braving threats of violence to vote in runoff presidential election and said it was looking forward to sign the bilateral security agreement between the two nations.