Afghanistan

  1. Insurgents Storm Hotel Used by Foreigners in Kabul

    Reports from the ground indicate that four insurgents have attacked the hotel.

    March 20, 2014
  2. A Soldier’s Christmas: 20 Holiday Pictures of US Troops Celebrating Overseas

    These troops deployed overseas during the holiday season are trying to make the most of it while away from their loved ones.

    December 24, 2013
  3. WATCH: ‘Lone Survivor’ Featurette Reveals the Story Behind the Story

    Watch the video of the making of Lone Survivor, complete with interviews with the real-life survivor, and the families of the fallen.

    December 22, 2013
  4. Marcus Luttrell: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Marcus Luttrell is the Navy SEAL who wrote the book that the new movie Lone Survivor is based on. Learn more about the real-life hero portrayed by Mark Wahlberg.

    December 14, 2013
  5. The Making of ‘Lone Survivor’ — Heavy’s Interview With Mark Wahlberg & the SEAL He Portrays

    The true story of a Navy SEAL failed mission in Afghanistan comes to theaters on Christmas Day. Heavy sat down with the star and his subject.

    December 9, 2013
  6. ‘Lone Survivor’: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Lone Survivor, premiered last night in New York City. The film, based on a failed Navy SEAL mission in Afghanistan in 2005, stars Mark Wahlberg.

    December 4, 2013
  7. Afghan Soldiers Torture Prisoner While U.S. Soldiers Watch in Leaked Video

    The prisoner is tied up and beaten repeatedly as U.S. military personnel observe.

    November 12, 2013
  8. SHOCKING AUDIO: Soldiers Laughing & Joking Before Murdering Wounded Man

    This is damning evidence. Warning: disturbing audio.

    November 7, 2013
  9. Sushmita Banerjee Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    India diarist Sushmita Banerjee, also known as Sayed Kamala, was murdered outside her home in Afghanistan last night after returning to be with her husband.

    September 5, 2013
  10. WATCH: New Al-Qaeda Propaganda Video Shows Small Children Firing Guns

    An al-Qaeda propaganda video has emerged online depicting children training with pistols, AK-47s, and even heavy machine guns in an Afghan terrorist camp.

    August 26, 2013
  11. Ty Carter, Medal of Honor Recipient: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    On Monday, President Obama will present a Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Ty Carter for his bravery at the Battle of Kamdesh at Combat Outpost Keating in Afghanistan.

    August 25, 2013
  12. How Our War in Afghanistan Affected the Opium Industry [EXCLUSIVE INFOGRAPHIC]

    A new study has discovered that 75% of the worlds heroin comes from Afghanistan, and what the U.S. has done to the opium industry. See the infographic here!

    August 23, 2013
  13. 20 of the Least Horrible but Still Ignorant #TalibanHitSongs Tweets

    #TalibanHitSongs is trending on Twitter. Here’s some of the top tweets you need to see.

    June 21, 2013
  14. Taliban Attends Secret Meetings in Norway

    Norway has helped the Taliban become a legitimate political group

    June 18, 2013
  15. Sgt. Robert Bales Pleads Guilty to Killing 16 Afghan Civilians

    The plea guarantees that the soldier will avoid the death penalty when the time comes for sentencing.

    June 6, 2013