Afghans submitted 1.17 million war crimes claims to court

KABUL, Afghanistan — Since the International Criminal Court (ICC) began collecting material three months ago for a possible war crimes case involving Afghanistan, it has gotten a staggering 1.17 million statements from Afghans who say they were victims.

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Who are the Haqqanis, Afghanistan’s most feared insurgents?

Who are the Haqqanis, Afghanistan's most feared insurgents?

Afghanistan on Saturday blamed a devastating suicide bomb attack in Kabul that killed at least 95 people and wounded 158 others on the Taliban-affiliated Haqqani Network, former CIA assets now considered one of the most dangerous factions fighting US-led NATO forces in Afghanistan.

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More than 40 dead in ISIS-claimed attack targeting Shiites in Kabul

More than 40 dead in ISIS-claimed attack targeting Shiites in Kabul

More than 40 people were killed and dozens wounded in a suicide blast targeting Shiites in Kabul Thursday, officials said, with chaotic scenes at the city’s hospitals as anguished families sought loved ones.

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Rescued hostage says Taliban murdered his baby, raped wife

Rescued hostage says Taliban murdered his baby, raped wife

Freed Canadian hostage Joshua Boyle has accused Taliban-linked kidnappers of murdering his baby daughter and raping his wife during his family’s years-long captivity in Afghanistan.

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