IOC warns Afghanistan over women's sports and Olympics
Dec. 06, 2022 02:48 PM EST
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Olympic Committee on Tuesday warned that it could stop working with Afghanistan ahead of the next Olympics in 2024 if...
Afghan Olympians resettle in Australia to start afresh
Aug. 17, 2022 01:11 AM EDT
IOC hails progress at meeting with Afghan sports officials
Nov. 18, 2021 01:02 PM EST
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Sports leaders appointed by the Taliban have promised Olympic officials that Afghanistan will continue to allow its athletes and...
From battlefield to Tokyo: Combat vets vie at Paralympics
By Tim Sullivan Sep. 07, 2021 11:01 AM EDT
Attacks target polio teams in east Afghanistan, 5 killed
By Kathy Gannon And Tameem Akhgar Jun. 15, 2021 03:15 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: US
By The Associated Press Apr. 14, 2021 08:51 PM EDT
Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ April 14 The Chicago Tribune...
Afghan ministry tried to shift blame over girls singing ban
By Rahim Faiez Mar. 15, 2021 09:00 AM EDT
Memo banning Afghan girls singing prompts #IAmMySong protest
By Kathy Gannon Mar. 12, 2021 03:15 PM EST
UN experts: COVID-19 upped extremist threats in conflicts
By Edith M. Lederer Feb. 04, 2021 10:28 PM EST
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The COVID-19 pandemic has increased the threat from the Islamic State and al-Qaida extremist groups in conflict areas including...
Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief
By Robert Burns And Andrew Taylor Jan. 22, 2021 12:31 AM EST
Trump's presidency not just a blip in US foreign policy
By Deb Riechmann And Matthew Lee Jan. 16, 2021 01:08 AM EST
Pakistan launches new anti-polio drive amid tight security
By Munir Ahmed Jan. 11, 2021 03:29 AM EST
Editorial Roundup: US
By The Associated Press Dec. 02, 2020 06:36 PM EST
Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Dec. 1 The Wall Street Journal...
EU, other donors step up with funds to help Afghanistan
By Jamey Keaten Nov. 24, 2020 07:18 AM EST
Official warns of humanitarian disaster if Afghan talks fail
By Rahim Faiez Nov. 17, 2020 10:04 AM EST
Four years in, Trump has plenty of unfinished business
By Aamer Madhani And Deb Riechmann Oct. 24, 2020 08:22 AM EDT
Stampede kills 11 Afghans seeking visas to leave country
By Tameem Akhgar Oct. 21, 2020 04:03 AM EDT
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — At least 11 women were trampled to death when a stampede broke out Wednesday among thousands of Afghans waiting in a soccer stadium...
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By The Associated Press Sep. 23, 2020 10:25 AM EDT
Islamic scholar ordered released while appeal is pursued
By Matthew Barakat Aug. 18, 2020 06:37 PM EDT
Pakistan launches anti-polio drive as COVID-19 cases decline
By Munir Ahmed Aug. 15, 2020 07:27 AM EDT