The police vehicle impound lot in Kabul is known locally by the not-so-affectionate nickname "Guantanamo" - many of the automotive inmates end up there in dubious circumstances, and few ever get out. We took a look around.
The Taliban have issued a letter seeking to end the brutal, protracted bloodshed in Afghanistan through dialogue. Experts say it is a reaction to increased US airstrikes against the group and pressure on Pakistan.
At least 95 people have been killed in an attack in an area that hosts the EU's headquarters in Afghanistan. An Afghan security expert told DW that the Taliban-claimed assault was in response to the US's new strategy.
Afghan officials have raised the death toll in Saturday's bomb attack in the capital to 103, as the city remains on high alert. Authorities have warned of more possible attacks by Islamist militants.
Wanted in his native Georgia, Mikheil Saakashvili is engaged in a fierce political battle with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. Saakashvili says he wants to "rescue" his adopted country from Kyiv's "bandits."
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