Interim Afghan Prime Minister Hamid Karzai today announced the names of 21 people selected to help pull together the first Loya Jirga–Afghan tribal council–in nearly four decades. Continue reading →
Spencer Michels reports on what it will take to rebuild Afghanistan. Continue reading →
Experts discuss how the new Afghan government will use recently secured reconstruction aid, and how to prevent the misuse of funds. Continue reading →
The world has pledged more than $2.6 billion so far to help rebuild Afghanistan, but the United Nations says the war-torn country will need $15 billion over the next decade. Continue reading →
Secretary of State Colin Powell met with Afghanistan’s Interim Prime Minister Hamid Karzai in Kabul Thursday and pledged support for the country’s reconstruction. Continue reading →
A background report from Spencer Michels on opening another front in the war on terrorism. Continue reading →
Jim Lehrer talks with Philippine Ambassador Albert del Rosario about his country’s efforts to fight the Islamic militant group, Abu Sayyef, and the increased role of the U.S. military. Continue reading →
U.S. troops discovered a web of tunnels Tuesday just outside an airport that the Marines are using as a base near the Afghan city Kandahar. Continue reading →
Kwame Holman reports on the war in Afghanistan. Continue reading →
Kwame Holman has the latest from the war in Afghanistan. Continue reading →
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