Conventional operations are starting to wind down in Afghanistan - we are months away from the international troops leaving. But drone strikes are likely to continue. Drones are widely assumed to be a clean, remote way of pursuing western counter-terrorism objectives there. Yet in its work on Pakistan, the Bureau has shown on countless occasions that drones are not as surgical as claimed.
Prime Minister David Cameron has visited troops on the front line in Afghanistan as a senior British commander claimed talks
A plane crash in southern Afghanistan has killed four members of the Nato-led International Security Assistance Force. The
Afghanistan is likely to be "messy" after western troops pull out in 2014, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond admitted today
Western operations with Afghan soldiers and policemen are to be scaled back after a string of "green on blue" attacks in
Eight women have died in a Nato air strike in Afghanistan, according to the BBC. The killing of civilians, confirmed by Nato
A major offensive on Taliban strongholds has been launched by Afghan security forces, supported by British troops. Among
A US soldier in Afghanistan has gone on the rampage, killing at least 16 civilians, according to reports. The incident happened
An Afghan woman who was imprisoned for "adultery" after being raped has been freed following an intervention from President
Having asked around the course, it would appear that a large number of my fellow postgraduates at the School of Journalism are intending to pick 'conflict reporting' as their postgraduate specialism.
PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The military supply chain responsible for getting vital equipment to British forces on operations in
PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Two suicide bombers have attacked a British compound in the Afghan capital Kabul, killing at least three
David Cameron has announced further details of British troop withdrawals from Afghanistan on Wednesday. In a statement to
David Cameron will announce further details of British troop withdrawals from Afghanistan on Wednesday. In a statement to
PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A British soldier whose body was found after he went missing in southern Afghanistan was a man of "true
The military is investigating the death of a British soldier who was found dead with gunshot wounds after going missing from