Sgt Robert Bales
23 Mar, 2012

Mystery over rising death toll as Sgt Robert Bales looks set to fight Afghan murder charges

22 Mar, 2012

Video emerges of alleged gunman driving a BMW around a car park

Afghanistan killings
13 Mar, 2012

Hamid Karzai's brothers among delegation attacked while visiting village elders

Afghanistan killings
12 Mar, 2012

Why did he do it? And is the hard-won trust built up between soldiers and some civilians now lost?

Afghanistan war
08 Mar, 2012

As the Taliban increases its influence, our reasons for sacrificing lives seem less clear

Crispin Black
03 Feb, 2012

The British Army's brave soldiers have failed in their only purpose - they don't win their wars

01 Feb, 2012

Decade of warfare wasted, says classified report: Taliban set to return once allied troops are gone

Marines - Taliban
12 Jan, 2012

'Golden like a shower,' jokes Marine in 'egregious' video - but is it genuine?

28 Nov, 2011

Many Pakistanis believe Beijing should be their future protector – opening the way to a clash with India

Dead Taliban fighter in Kabul
14 Sep, 2011

The Taliban want to show that Karzai’s regime will be incapable of protecting the Afghan people