A public relations representative for the Afghanistani militant movement accidentally CC-ed all addresses on the organization's mailing list to subscribers, including prominent journalists, academics, and local politicians.
With the American military presence in Afghanistan continuing indefinitely, more and more troops have been missing the birth of their children back home. So the Defense Department is quietly setting up Skype birthing rooms for troops.
Afghanistan is officially the worst place in the world for women. Arzu Studio Hope, an artisanal rug manufacturer that employs more than 1,000 women, aims to change that by offering women viable professional opportunities, as well as health care and community support.