Afghanistan War (2001- ) Category

March 31, 2019

Afghan Vice President Survives Attack on Convoy

Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum had predicted that the Taliban would set an ambush for him, and they did, killing at least one of his bodyguards.

March 30, 2019

‘In Afghanistan, We Laugh Differently’

For a handful of teenage girls, robotics offered a reprieve from their violent, patriarchal country. Now they are back home, with the Taliban poised to gain power.

March 30, 2019

The Secret Death Toll of America’s Drones

President Trump is making it harder to know how many civilians the government kills by remote control.