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  • Afghan opium crop soared this year, U.N. says

    Afghan opium crop soared this year, U.N. says
    KABUL, Afghanistan — In a harsh indictment of the Western-funded drug eradication effort in Afghanistan, the United Nations on Wednesday reported an increase of nearly 50% in the 2013 opium harvest, with land used for cultivation reaching an all-...
  • Pictures in the News | Nov. 12, 2013

     
    In Tuesday's Pictures in the News a candlelight vigil for Elawnza Peebles, 14, who was fatally shot as he was walking home in Los Angeles. Tacloban, Philippines: Super typhoon Haiyan devastation. Luetzelau, Switzerland: Autumn colors at lake...
  • Afghanistan suicide bombing leaves six dead

    Afghanistan suicide bombing leaves six dead
    KABUL, Afghanistan -- A suicide bomber detonated a Toyota sedan Saturday next to an Afghan army vehicle protecting the site of an upcoming national assembly expected to consider a security pact with the United States. At least six people were killed and...
  • Insurgents reportedly kill six Afghan government workers

    Insurgents reportedly kill six Afghan government workers
    KABUL, Afghanistan — Insurgents in southern Afghanistan claim they have kidnapped and killed six Afghan government workers, police spokesmen in the neighboring southern provinces of Kandahar and Zabul said Sunday. Taliban insurgents control much...
  • 7 Afghan children killed by bomb while playing, officials say

    7 Afghan children killed by bomb while playing, officials say
    KABUL, Afghanistan – Seven children were killed and three were wounded Monday by a roadside bomb in southeastern Afghanistan, provincial officials said. The children, 6 to 10 years old and all from the same extended family, were killed while...
  • Karzai reportedly seeks Obama letter on Afghan civilian casualties

    Karzai reportedly seeks Obama letter on Afghan civilian casualties
    KABUL, Afghanistan — In a telephone conversation Tuesday, Secretary of State John F. Kerry and Afghan President Hamid Karzai agreed that Kerry would request a letter from President Obama acknowledging the suffering of Afghan civilians caused by U.S....
  • No deal yet between U.S., Afghanistan on post-2014 pact

    No deal yet between U.S., Afghanistan on post-2014 pact
    KABUL, Afghanistan — Negotiations on a post-2014 security agreement between the United States and Afghanistan remained unresolved Wednesday, less than 24 hours before Afghan President Hamid Karzai was scheduled to address a gathering of tribal...
  • Afghans release draft of security accord with U.S.

    Afghans release draft of security accord with U.S.
    KABUL, Afghanistan -- The Afghan government published late Wednesday what it described as a "pre-decisional" copy of an agreement being negotiated with the United States on the two nations' security partnership after international combat troops withdraw...
  • Kerry announces U.S.-Afghan security agreement

    Kerry announces U.S.-Afghan security agreement
    WASHINGTON — Secretary of State John F. Kerry said Wednesday that the United States and Afghanistan had reached agreement on a security partnership after international combat troops withdraw, and that the deal would be presented to a gathering of...
  • Karzai says he might leave it to successor to sign U.S. accord

    Karzai says he might leave it to successor to sign U.S. accord
    KABUL, Afghanistan -- Afghan President Hamid Karzai delivered a tepid endorsement of a proposed 10-year security pact with the United States in a rambling speech to an Afghan tribal gathering here Thursday, but surprised attendees by saying Afghanistan...
  • Karzai lobs new curveball on U.S.-Afghan security agreement

    Karzai lobs new curveball on U.S.-Afghan security agreement
    KABUL, Afghanistan — He expressed outrage, sarcasm and black humor. He cast himself as a lonely voice defending his country's pride and sovereignty against American arrogance. After a frantic week of last-minute negotiations, Afghan President...