Russia's special envoy to Afghanistan has dismissed claims by the Pentagon that Moscow has provided arms to the Taliban during its 16-year war against U.S. forces and the Afghan government.
Pakistan defended its record on nuclear non-proliferation after the United States imposed sanctions on seven Pakistani companies over suspicions that they have engaged in nuclear trade.
A senior Pakistani policeman accused of a role in police killings has surrendered to the Supreme Court in a case that has stirred anger about extrajudicial killings.
A suicide attack outside a Shi'ite mosque in Kabul has killed at least 29 people and wounded more than 50, Afghanistan's Health Ministry says.
Pakistan is doing the "bare minimum" needed to address U.S. demands that it stop the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani network from operating within its borders, a senior U.S. official has said.
While preventing the Taliban from overrunning Helmand's provincial capital, Lashkar Gah, the air attacks have not reversed the insurgents’ momentum as they still control large swathes of the province.
At least 10 members of Afghan security forces have been killed in separate attacks in western and southern Afghanistan, officials say.
Taliban insurgents have taken control of a district headquarters in the western Afghan province of Farah, a provincial official says.
A missing Pakistani activist has returned home more than one year after he was allegedly picked up by the country’s military spy agency for criticizing the army, fellow activists said on March 10.
A suicide bomber on foot blew himself up on March 9 in a Shi'ite area of Afghanistan's capital, Kabul, killing at least seven people, officials said.
The United States says it is offering multimillion-dollar rewards for information leading to the location of Pakistani Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah and two other militant leaders believed to be in Pakistan.
Abdul Qadir Baloch, Pakistan’s states and frontier regions minister, told tribal elites from the Mehsud tribe that the state has spent the past seven decades using them for its own strategic ends (courtesy video).