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Stories with person: Abdullah Abdullah
  • Kerry presses Afghan leaders on unity; no US troop changes story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-09-16 3:06 pm

    KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Saturday committed to pushing reforms after his picks for attorney general and interior minister won long-sought Cabinet confirmation, while U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry pleaded with the government's power-sharing leaders to bury their "factional divisions" for the good of the country.

  • Afghan insurgency battle marred by political dysfunction 
    Updated: Apr-08-16 3:11 am

    KABUL, Afghanistan - When the spokesman for an Afghan government ministry was asked why he wasn't answering his phone, he said he was on strike as he hadn't been paid for nine months.