Category - afghan

  • 5 Dec 2011

    Afghanistan risks slipping back into civil war unless concrete steps toward long term development are taken at the Bonn Conference, Christian Aid is warning.

  • 8 Oct 2011

    Around 60 anti-war activists have been kettled by some 500 police outside Downing Street in a protest calling for an end to military action in Afghanistan.

  • 8 Oct 2011

    Afghanistan's war enters its second decade with the Taliban emboldened and the United States enfeebled, says Professor Paul Rogers. But the power-play between Pakistan, India and China is also now central to an assessment of what comes next. Afghanistan's future will be decided in Islamabad, New Delhi and Beijing as much as, if not more, than in Kabul and Washington.

  • 7 Oct 2011

    A call for action to rebuild Afghanistan is being backed by protest events today in London and in five other European capital cities.