US Marines train in Helmand

Operation Moshtarak: Can it succeed?

News Sun 14 Feb, AT 13:50

15,000 Nato and Afghan troops are taking on the Taliban in Helmand. Is it worth the risk?

Hamid Karzai; Afghanistan

Karzai wants foreign troops out within five years

News Thu 19 Nov, AT 09:20

What they are saying about the Afghan president’s second-term inauguration

Silvio Berlusconi

Silvio Berlusconi denies Italy bribed the Taliban

News Fri 16 Oct, AT 10:35

New allegations come as Newsweek urges Italy to dump ‘playboy-in-chief’