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US military funded Afghan police involved in human rights violations: report

KABUL: The US military funded Afghan police and security units even though American officials knew members were implicated in gross human rights violations, according...

Taliban kill 22 Afghan police in multiple attacks

KABUL: Taliban insurgents, some wearing night-vision goggles, killed 22 Afghan policemen in separate attacks on checkpoints over the weekend in the latest blow to the...

US airstrike kills 16 Afghan policemen

KABUL: A US airstrike killed 16 Afghan policemen and wounded two others in Helmand province, officials said Saturday. The incident took place Friday 5 pm...

Eight Afghan police killed in ‘insider attack’

KANDAHAR: Eight local policemen were killed by their colleagues after they were poisoned in their base in southern Afghanistan, officials said Saturday, in a...

US ‘friendly fire’ kills eight Afghan police: officials

KANDAHAR: A US air raid has killed eight Afghan policemen in the country's volatile south, officials said Monday, in the first apparent "friendly fire" incident since American forces were granted greater powers to strike at insurgents.