Subscribe: Headlines from the Associated Press
Preview: Headlines from the Associated Press

Headlines from the Associated Press

Headlines from the Associated Press

Copyright: © 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Survey finds Afghans more pessimistic on security, future

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:47:47 GMT2016-12-07T11:47:47Z

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghans are increasingly uncertain about their future, less confident in their government and more pessimistic than before on issues such as security, corruption, and rising unemployment, according to a survey released on Wednesday....

An Afghan woman goes from refugee to military pilot

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:59:51 GMT2016-12-07T06:59:51Z

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- From a childhood as a refugee, Capt. Safia Ferozi is now flying a transport plane for Afghanistan's air force as the country's second female pilot, a sign of the efforts to bring more women into the armed forces....

Afghan official: Roadside bombing kills 4 civilians

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:46:28 GMT2016-12-05T06:46:28Z

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- An Afghan official says at least four civilians were killed when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb in eastern Paktika province....

Afghan and US presidents discuss fight against terrorism

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 13:11:28 GMT2016-12-03T13:11:28Z

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The Afghan government says U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani have emphasized their joint commitment to fighting terrorism in a phone conversation....

Turkmenistan, Afghanistan inaugurate new rail link

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:44:35 GMT2016-11-28T11:44:35Z

IMAMNAZAR STATION, Turkmenistan (AP) -- The presidents of Turkmenistan and Afghanistan on Monday officially opened a new railroad that will link the oil-rich former Soviet republic with Afghanistan....