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.
Police in Kabul have seized a truck carrying 16.5 more tons of explosives than was used in a deadly May bombing there that killed 150 people. The incident underlines the deteriorating security situation in the country.
Reports of delays from President Donald Trump's administration in presenting a new strategy for the war in Afghanistan indicate dissonance in the White House on how to resolve the conflict.
The Afghanistan affiliate of the "Islamic State" militant group has claimed credit for an attack on the Iraqi embassy in Kabul. The attack comes as "IS" is being driven out of territory it held in Iraq and Syria.
Taliban and Islamic State fighters have added a new twist to the Afghan conflict by carrying out a number of deadly attacks on the Shiite Muslim minority. Experts warn of increased sectarian clashes in the future.
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