An Afghan bride has been killed and several others wounded after security guards shot at her wedding convoy, allegedly mistaking celebratory gunfire for an armed assault.
Lanny Cordola has played guitar with the likes of Slash from Guns n' Roses, but he has found a new group to jam with in Kabul, as he tries to help Afghan girls suffering from tragedy and poverty. (RFE/RL's Radio Free Afghanistan)
Six Afghan girls who were initially denied U.S. visas to attend a robotics competition in Washington, D.C., have won a medal at the international event.
Six Afghan girls who were earlier denied visas to attend a Washington, D.C., robotics competition have met with U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka, in Washington.
The failed homecoming of Afghan Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum, who was barred from landing in Afghanistan after two months of medical leave in Turkey, could add fuel to an ongoing political crisis.
The number of civilians killed and wounded in conflict in Afghanistan in the first half of 2017 remains at the same record high level as last year, the United Nations mission in the country says.
Six Afghan girls who were earlier denied visas to attend a Washington, D.C., robotics competition were the first to be introduced during opening ceremonies of the technology and science competition.
Iran is trying to boost the image of the Fatemiyoun Division, Afghan fighters recruited by Tehran to fight in Syria, as the group suffers high casualties on the battlefield.
Afghan troops have recaptured a district from Taliban militants in the volatile southern province of Helmand, a government official said.
A team of Afghan girls who were earlier denied visas to attend a Washington robotics competition landed in the United States on July 15 following an intervention by U.S. President Donald Trump.
A blast destroyed a school in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz Province on July 15, Afghan officials said.
An Afghan group is seeking to end long-held taboos in society and restore a basic right to women -- for them to be identified by their own names.