The Taliban are now "committed to safeguarding" the copper mine south of Kabul.
Trump's pick for secretary of defense accused by ex-Army Special Forces officer of 'leaving my men to die' in Afghanistan, reports NBC News.
President-elect Donald Trump is willing to play any role to help "fantastic" Pakistan overcome problems, PM Nawaz Sharif's office said.
Trump may be finalizing his secretary of state choice, deciding between former CIA chief David Petraeus and Mitt Romney, NBC reports.
Wildfires tore across central and northern Israel on Thursday, forcing tens of thousands of residents to flee the city of Haifa.
The independent U.S. watchdog for Afghanistan aid is out with a new report pointing to significant problems in the education sector, NBC News reports.
Opium production in Afghanistan has increased 43 percent in the past year.
China needs trains to cross through Afghanistan in order to link all the parts of its "One Belt, One Road" trade corridor.
Soros has vehemently condemned Russia's bombing campaign in Syria, accusing President Vladimir Putin of aggressively exploiting a power void.
According to Afghan officials two gunmen forced their way into the institution, killing 12 people, including seven students.
One gunman is dead and another thought to be on the loose at American University of Afghanistan after attack on institution, NBC News reports.
Officials said 15 Guantanamo inmates were transferred to the United Arab Emirates, the largest transfer during President Obama's administration.
Contrary to the apparent conclusion of Donald Trump, the terror quasi-state known as ISIS was not founded by Barack Obama.
A top U.S. military commander said that the militant group that calls itself Islamic State is on the retreat "on all fronts" as the number of its combatants at its disposal declines.
France is more vulnerable to business disruption than emerging markets like South Africa, Argentina, Brazil — and even Afghanistan, says a new report.
The Taliban claimed responsibility for a truck bomb attack on a military and logistics services compound in Kabul early on Monday.
The Syrian who blew himself up in southern Germany, wounding 15 people, had pledged allegiance to Islamic State on a video found on his mobile phone.
ISIS claimed responsibility for a suicide attack in the Afghan capital Kabul that killed at least 61 people and wounded more than 200.
CNBC's John Harwood sums up President Obama's statement on how he is going to slow Afghanistan troop withdrawal.
President Barack Obama said the U.S. will keep 8,400 troops in Afghanistan through the end of the year, more than originally planned.