Last Updated: Thursday, June 24, 2010, 16:52
US` Afghan, global allies embraced choice of Gen Petraeus to run Afghan war.
Last Updated: Friday, June 18, 2010, 11:19
The Pentagon on Thursday said US-led forces are making headway against the Taliban, despite what it called an overly gloomy portrayal of the war shaped by media coverage.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 09, 2010, 20:54
US Defence Secretary Robert Gates
said on Wednesday he expected to see signs of progress "by the end of
the year" in the NATO-led war in Afghanistan, despite mounting
Last Updated: Friday, May 28, 2010, 17:38
The American military death toll in Afghanistan surpassed 1,000.
Last Updated: Friday, April 23, 2010, 14:09
NATO`s top official said on Friday the 28-nation alliance is on track with its new strategy for winding down the war in Afghanistan next year.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 22, 2010, 19:44
Chancellor Angela Merkel tried to drum up support for Germany`s military mission in Afghanistan on Thursday in an uphill battle against growing public resistance.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 21, 2010, 15:13
Britain does not have sufficient military resources to engage in an immediate war with Iran, as most of its resources are directed towards the Afghanistan campaign, a leading defence expert has warned.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 12, 2010, 20:16
The Afghanistan war against
Taliban militants should be fought in the country itself and
not spill over into Pakistan, the Pakistani foreign minister
said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 17, 2009, 20:30
The top U.S. military officer told Afghan tribal leaders in this center of insurgent resistance Thursday that making immediate progress against widespread corruption is critical.
Last Updated: Monday, December 07, 2009, 15:13
NATO says military representatives of its 28 member nations are meeting to pledge additional troops to serve alongside the 30,000 reinforcements committed to Afghanistan by President Barack Obama.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 25, 2009, 17:43
President Barack Obama, vowing to "finish the job" in Afghanistan, promised he would soon announce his decision on sending tens of thousands more US troops to battle Al-Qaeda and the Taliban.
Last Updated: Monday, November 02, 2009, 15:36
US President Barack Obama faces imminent prospect of having a weak partner in Afghanistan, a leading US daily on Monday said.
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