Brad Pitt and David Michod to tell Gen. Stanley McChrystal`s Afghan Story

Brad Pitt and David Michod will come together to craft the Gen. Stanley McChrystal`s Afghan Story ` The Operators`, it has been revealed.

US started Afghan war lacking info: McChrystal

A top former US commander has said that America began the war in Afghanistan with a "frighteningly simplistic" view of the country.

Former US general McChrystal to pen book

Stanley McChrystal was fired after he mocked Obama admin in an interview.

G8 backs Afghan strategy after McChrystal`s fall

The G8 statement also urged the Afghan government to improve its performance.

Time to move on, says US ambassador to Afghanistan

US envoy in Kabul admits having debates behind closed doors with McChrystal.

McChrystal`s radical war plan losing early lustre

US General McChrystal radically altered the rules of war in Afghanistan.

Afghan President endorses General Petraeus

General David Petraeus is the new commander of NATO forces in Afghanistan.

Times Square plot indicates rise of extremist groups: McChrystal

The failed Times Square bombing attempt shows the rise of extremist groups, whether it`s TTP, or al Qaeda.

Afghan leader meets US commander amid tensions

Afghan President Hamid Karzai met with the commander of US forces in the country on Sunday amid tensions over Karzai`s recent scathing attack on the West and accusations of foreign interference in last year`s elections.

US commander to get more Afghan authority

General Stanley McChrystal, the top commander in Afghanistan, is being given expanded authority over the US and NATO forces in the country, a defence official said.

Planned Afghan assault to send `strong signal`: McChrystal

The commander of foreign forces in Afghanistan said on Sunday a major offensive will send a "strong signal" and clear insurgents from their southern stronghold, as residents fled ahead of the assault.

US commander focuses on peace with Taliban: Report

The NATO commander in Afghanistan said his troop surge could lead to a negotiated peace with the Taliban, in an interview published on Monday ahead of a major conference this week on the war.

Al Qaeda is being weakened: US General

America`s top General in Afghanistan on Thursday said that the al Qaeda is being weakened and the US build up in the country includes more terrorist-hunting forces to chase down militants.

US not leaving yet, McChrystal tells Afghans

The commander of US forces in Afghanistan reassured top officials on Thursday that Washington was not planning an early exit, part of a charm offensive to sell President Barack Obama`s new strategy on three continents.

Afghan insurgency growing: US general

An insurgency in Afghanistan is growing and the success of the military campaign there cannot be taken for granted, General Stanley McChrystal, head of US and NATO troops, said on Thursday.

US general warns of Afghan `failure` risk: Reports

The top military commander in Afghanistan warns in a classified document that more US forces are needed within the next year or the mission "will likely result in failure," the Washington Post said on Monday.

No major al Qaeda signs in Afghanistan: McChrystal

The top commander of US and international forces in Afghanistan said on Friday he sees no signs of a major al Qaeda presence in the country, but says the terror group still maintains close links to insurgents.

Afghan civilians wounded at bomb site: US general

The top NATO commander confirmed on Saturday that civilians were wounded by a devastating airstrike targeting insurgents in northern Afghanistan.