Gunfire and explosions rocked the area around the Indian consulate in Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif as security forces battled gunmen.» Read More
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Almost $43 million of US taxpayers' money was spent to build one gas station, according to a government watchdog.
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Nearly $43 million of U.S. taxpayers' money was spent on building a gas station in Afghanistan. NBC News reports.
A major earthquake struck northeastern Afghanistan on Monday.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday the Kremlin wanted Syria to prepare for parliamentary and presidential elections.
Niall Ferguson, Harvard University, provides insight to U.S. foreign policy, including President Obama's announcement to keep troops in Afghanistan, Middle East unrest, and why he thinks it looks like Putin is in a position to call the shots.
President Obama announces the U.S. will keep current force of 9,800 American troops through most of 2016, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
President Obama announces the U.S. will keep current force of 9,800 American troops through most of 2016. President Obama speaks to his American troops and people, saying he does not send troops into harm's way lightly.
President Obama delivers a statement on Afghanistan, saying Afghanistan troops continue to step up in securing their own country. President Obama announces the U.S. will keep current force of 9,800 American troops through most of 2016.
President Obama delivers a statement on Afghanistan. He says our commitment to Afghanistan and its people endures.
The number of troops to remain in Afghanistan is much higher than President Obama's original target of 1,000, reports CNBC's Joe Kernen.
A staggering 52 developing countries suffer from "serious" or "alarming" levels of hunger, according to the new Global Hunger Index.
The latest escalation in fighting in Syria has heightened international involvement and threatens to bring the conflict from proxy to all-out war.
MSF is leaving Kunduz after an airstrike on its hospital there on Saturday that killed 22 people, the NYT reports.
U.S. President Barack Obama warned Russia on Friday that its bombing campaign against Syrian rebels would suck Moscow into a "quagmire," after a third straight day of air raids.
Syria has been threatening to become a proxy battleground for months, and Russian airstrikes on Wednesday and Thursday may have tipped the balance.
Russia is re-positioning its role on the global stage via Syria, but whether the West is willing to applaud its new starring part remains to be seen.