Things are less than quiet on the eastern front, where coalition forces play a deadly game of cat and mouse with jihadists, smugglers and gangsters Photographs...
Photographer Adam Ferguson witnesses a mortar strike that kills a young girl in Marjah Photographs by Adam Ferguson / VII Network for TIME
Helmand province as seen from the window of a U.S. Army Blackhawk medevac helicopter Photographs by Kevin Frayer / AP
The British Defense Ministry acknowledges that the Prince has been serving in Helmand Province
Photographer Alixandra Fazzina visits remote Badakhshan, home to the highest maternal mortality rate in the world
Photographer Marco Di Lauro documents the daily life of British soldiers deployed in the battle against the Taliban
TIME photographer James Nachtwey photographs the men of Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 214th Regiment Photographs by James Nachtwey for TIME
Photographer Mauricio Lima asks the members of the 3rd Battalion, 6th Marines, to show their skin art
Operation Khanjar is tasked with wresting control of the Helmand River Valley from the Taliban
The Secretary of Defense travels to Afghanistan after attending handover ceremonies in Iraq
The barrage of cruise missiles continued over Afghanistan as U.S. fighter planes targeted Taliban military installations and Al Qaedasanctuaries
Heavy on beans and lentils, small yellow packages of U.S. food aid are descending on Afghanistan. Some goes to hungry refugees - and some goes to market
Caught between war and natural disaster, refugees from Afghanistan's endless infighting now find themselves further trapped by a relentless winter and an aid...
Photographer Paula Bronstein photographs released Guantanamo Bay prisoners as they return to Afghanistan
A photo profile of the relieved commander of the American war effort in Afghanistan
In the aftermath of His Royal Highness' secret visit to meet British troops in Afghanistan, a look back at the many guises of the second-in-line to Britain's...
From the attack on the WTC to the war in Afghanistan to an Indian earthquake, the images of 2001 were too much steeped in blood
Images from the Northern Alliance's final assault on the Taliban in northern Afghanistan