Afghans Begin Voting in Election Threatened by Violence and a Prolonged Political Crisis

KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghans headed to the polls on Saturday to elect the president of a…

A Young Life Ends After 4 Steps on Video, and Afghans Can’t Stop Watching

KABUL, Afghanistan — At first, the man was just walking across the street. Then he was…

Afghan War Casualty Report: September 2019

The following report compiles all significant security incidents confirmed by New York Times reporters throughout Afghanistan…

Afghans Push Back on U.S. Deal With Taliban, Fearing Too Few Assurances

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Afghan government is pushing back against American diplomats on the eve of…

After Bombing, Afghans Demand That Foreigners Leave Their Neighborhood

KABUL, Afghanistan — Hundreds of residents of a Kabul neighborhood where a bombing killed dozens of…

Afghan War Casualty Report: Aug. 23-29

The following report compiles all significant security incidents confirmed by New York Times reporters throughout Afghanistan…

Afghan War Casualty Report: Aug. 16-22

The following report compiles all significant security incidents confirmed by New York Times reporters throughout Afghanistan…

One Minute It Was an Afghan Wedding. The Next, a Funeral for 63.

KABUL, Afghanistan — One minute, it was a wedding — nearly a thousand guests packed under…

Explosion Turns Kabul Wedding Into Carnage

KABUL, Afghanistan — An explosion ripped through a packed wedding hall in Kabul late on Saturday…

Afghan War Casualty Report: August 9-15

The following report compiles all significant security incidents confirmed by New York Times reporters throughout Afghanistan…

Afghan War Casualty Report: August 2-8

The following report compiles all significant security incidents confirmed by New York Times reporters throughout Afghanistan…

Big Death Toll Feared in Kabul Bombing as Taliban Continue Talks With U.S.

KABUL, Afghanistan — A powerful Taliban car bomb exploded Wednesday outside the entrance of a police…

Afghan War Casualty Report: July 25-Aug. 1

The following report compiles all significant security incidents confirmed by New York Times reporters throughout Afghanistan…

Afghan War Casualty War: July 19-25

The following report compiles all significant security incidents confirmed by New York Times reporters throughout Afghanistan…

The Taliban Promise to Protect Women. Here’s Why Women Don’t Believe Them.

KABUL, Afghanistan — At just 29, Zainab Fayez made herself into one of Afghanistan’s foremost defenders…