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Afghan War Casualty Report: June 7-13

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

Justice Breyer Raises Specter of Perpetual Detention Without Trial at Guantánamo

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a lawsuit by a Yemeni man…

Afghan Peace Marchers Meet the Taliban and Find ‘People Just Like Us’

KABUL, Afghanistan — Packing umbrellas and spare sandals, Afghanistan’s quixotic band of peace marchers invaded the…

Afghan War Casualty Report: May 31-June 6

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

A Taliban Commander’s Double Life, in a War He Couldn’t Leave Behind

SURKHROD, Afghanistan — In one life, he was Zabet Khan, a 25-year-old with a high school…

Caught Between U.S. and Taliban, a Family Dies and the Survivor Seeks Justice

This article is by Thomas Gibbons-Neff, Christiaan Triebert, Fahim Abed and Jessica Purkiss. KABUL, Afghanistan —…

Afghan Peace Marchers Take Cease-Fire Plea Directly to Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan — For almost a year, Taliban leaders in Afghanistan have consistently rejected calls for…

Afghan War Casualty Report: May 24-30

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

Missing Millions Put an American-Funded Afghan College Under Scrutiny

KABUL, Afghanistan — One of the many investigators of the American University in Afghanistan summed things…

Afghan Forces Hit With Wave of Attacks on Eve of Taliban Talks

KABUL, Afghanistan — More than 40 people were killed across Afghanistan on Tuesday on the eve…

Attacks by Extremists on Afghan Schools Triple, Report Says

KABUL, Afghanistan — Attacks on Afghan schools tripled from 2017 to 2018, a Unicef report said…

In Kabul’s Liberating Cafes, ‘Women Make the Culture Here, Not Men’

KABUL, Afghanistan — On some days, life as a young woman in Kabul can feel suffocating…

Bombing at Afghan Mosque Kills Popular Religious Scholar

KABUL, Afghanistan — A popular Afghan religious scholar who had voiced support for Afghanistan’s military and…

My Best Friend and I Did Everything Together — Until He Was Killed in Afghanistan

As explosions echoed through the Afghan mountains, I knew that each blast that tore through the…

Afghan War Casualty Report: May 17-23

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