Afghan Army trains women for special forces

The Afghan Army is training female special forces to take part in night raids against insurgents, breaking new ground in an ultraconservative society and filling a vacuum left by departing international forces.

Feb 15, 2013, 10:04 AM IST

US not to scale down ops against Taliban

The US has said that there will
be no scale down in its military operations against Taliban linked militants in Afghanistan.

Nov 29, 2011, 14:48 PM IST