Despite Taliban threats and scattered attacks throughout the country, Afghans headed to the polls Thursday in an election being viewed as a gauge of U.S. progress there. ITN correspondent Alex Thomson speaks with Ray Suarez from Kabul. Continue reading
Millions of Afghans cast votes Thursday in the nation’s second presidential election, despite threats of violence from Taliban militants. Nick Paton Walsh of ITN reports. Continue reading
A suicide bombing in Kabul killed at least 10 people Tuesday, just two days before the Afghanistan’s presidential vote. ITN presents a pair of reports on efforts to secure the vote. Continue reading
With Afghanistan’s second presidential election just days away, U.S., NATO, and Afghan forces are racing to secure voting locations from Taliban militants who have vowed to target anyone participating in the Aug. 20 contest. Continue reading
Fierce fighting continues in Afghanistan in the final week leading up to the presidential election. Jeffrey Brown speaks with NPR’s Renee Montagne.
Four hundred U.S. Marines stormed into the Taliban stronghold of Dahaneh in southern Afghanistan early Wednesday morning in a bid to secure the area ahead of next week’s presidential election. Continue reading
British Foreign Secretary David Miliband tells Gwen Ifill that the Afghan war requires more of a political solution to win, in addition to a military one. Continue reading