Published December 23, 2011
In one of Pakistan’s poorest neighborhoods Christmas lights are going up while artists paint holiday scenes on concrete walls. The decorations do little to mask the trash and sewage that litter the ground.
Published November 22, 2011
Most men at the age of 59 are planning for retirement, but Staff Sergeant Don Nicholas is no ordinary man. He wants to re-enlist in the U.S. Army and stay a soldier as long as he can.
Published February 21, 2011
An Afghan government proposal to take control of shelters for abused and battered women is raising new questions about its commitment to human rights and fighting the Taliban.
Published January 28, 2011
After months of relative calm in Afghanistan’s capital city, Kabul was rocked today by an explosion at a supermarket popular with Americans and other foreigners working in Afghanistan.
Published January 26, 2011
Afghan President Hamid Karzai reluctantly inaugurated a new parliament today, while also accusing his Western backers of “foreign inference” during the 4-month political crisis.