Internecine murder in the Karzai dynasty: here.
Scholars agree: Afghan war is illegal: here.
Afghan authorities were distancing themselves Friday from investigations into a suicide bomb attack that killed seven CIA agents, the US spy agency’s biggest single loss of life in almost 30 years: here.
Washington has revealed that the suicide rate for returning war veterans aged 18-29 soared by 26 per cent from 2005-7: here.
At least eight Afghan civilians were killed and a dozen wounded Tuesday during a street protest in a volatile town along the Helmand River, after a raid on an Afghan home Sunday by American and Afghan forces: here.
Executives of two British security companies were among 22 people arrested in the US on Monday charged with charges of bribery, corruption and money laundering, it has been confirmed: here.
US Defense Secretary Robert Gates has confirmed the private military firms Blackwater and DynCorp are operating in Pakistan. Gates made the admission in an interview with the Pakistani network Express TV: here.
Pentagon backtracks after Gates ‘admits’ Blackwater operating in Pakistan: here.