• Afghan Army soldiers gather at a training facility on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 8, 2013. Afghanistan had claimed earlier this week that its forces were fired on in the Goshta district of Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province, the same place where a firefight between Afghan and Pakistani forces left an Afghan border policeman dead and two Pakistani soldiers wounded last week. Relations between the two neighbors have been severely strained between the two sides over the demarcatio

    Villagers in the town of Maiwand said Afghan police opened fire on hundreds of demonstrators who were protesting NATO raids.

    LAST UPDATE : May 08, 2013, 11:30 AM EDT
  • A new publication from jihadists in and and around Pakistan speaks to their struggles and concerns ahead of elections there, with the military's attitude toward militants in flux.Asia-Pacific,Middle East,Abu Yahya Al-Libi Shaheed,Afghanistan,anti-drone technology,army,Asia,Islam,Islamic terrorism,Islamism,Lashkar-e-Taiba,Pakistan,Pakistan Army,Pakistan's military,Pakistani army,Politics,Swaat valley,Taliban,Terrorism in Pakistan,War in Afghanistan,Waziristan,Matt Taylor
    Published Date : May 07, 2013, 5:06 PM EDT