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Afghanistan, U.S. Sign Long-Awaited Security Pact

(KABUL, Afghanistan) — Afghanistan and the United States have signed a long-awaited security pact that will allow U.S. forces to remain in the country past the...

U.S. Adviser: Afghanistan to Sign Troop Deal Tuesday

(KABUL, Afghanistan) — A senior adviser to U.S. President Barack Obama said Monday that Afghanistan will sign a deal Tuesday to allow American soldiers to remain...

Afghanistan Finally Has a New President

Ghani Ahmadzai will serve as president of Afghanistan after signing a power-sharing deal with Abdullah Abdullah, who will become the country's chief executive

Miscommunication Blamed for Deadly U.S. Mistake

(WASHINGTON) — Avoidable miscommunication between U.S. air and ground forces led to a “friendly fire” incident in Afghanistan that killed five U.S. soldiers and...

Obama Makes Surprise Visit to Afghanistan

The president touched down in Afghanistan Sunday on his first visit to the country in two years, to meet with troops, civilians and military leaders to discuss...