Hamid Karzai
  • In this Sept. 1, 2010, file photo, Afghan soldiers chat in front of the main office of Kabul Bank in Kabul, Afghanistan.

    Hundreds of millions of dollars were reportedly spirited out of Afghanistan to bank accounts in more than two dozen countries.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 3:30 PM EST
  • Afghanistan's president praised Pakistan for releasing a group of Taliban prisoners, a move he hopes will kick start peace talks with the militant group.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 13, 2012, 4:30 AM EST