OpenCalais Metadata: Latitude: 
OpenCalais Metadata: Longitude: 
  • A blast in Kabul

    Two suicide bombers struck an Afghan police convoy on the outskirts of the capital Kabul, killing at least 40 people and injuring dozens of others on Thursday.


    LAST UPDATE : Jun 30, 2016, 8:13 AM EDT
  • A train on the recently-opened railway connecting Turkmenistan to Iran and Kazakhstan, Dec. 3, 2014. I SASIN/AFP/Getty Images

    Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, and Tajikistan will be linked by a railway set to be completed this year.Asia-Pacific,Afghanistan,Central Asia,China,India,Iran,natural gas,Pakistan,pipeline,railway,Russia,Tajikistan,Taliban,Turkmenistan,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jan 26, 2015, 3:40 PM EST
  • Mohammed Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan speaks during a news conference with U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel at the Presidential Arg Palace, December 6, 2014 in Kabul, Afghanistan.

    President Ashraf Ghani said the C.I.A.'s interrogation program "violated all accepted norms of human rights in the world," and vowed to investigate how many Afghans suffered abuse at U.S. detention centers.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 11, 2014, 7:35 AM EST