Afghanistan

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
One of several murals being created by Kabul's "ArtLords" painters to welcome the Helmand to Kabul peace walkers. (Photo: Kathy Kelly/VCNC)
In march that began in Helmand and is heading to Afghan capital, walkers carry demands for end of fighting, end of U.S. occupation
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Demonstrators hold signs during an anti-war protest after President Donald Trump launched airstrikes in Syria, April 15, 2018 in New York City.  (Photo : Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
"We call on the U.S. government to meaningfully investigate all claims of...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Agence France-Presse's chief photographer in Kabul, Shah Marai,
Second explosion targets journalists who came to cover first blast; Islamic...

Further

Amidst the surreal vengeful spectacle of the Swift-Boating of the Bergdahl family - the "hero" son turned dazed "traitor," the death threats against longsuffering nuanced parents turned just plain weird, all presumably for "questioning the imperial expansion project in Afghanistan" - an un-recruiting video by one who knows and a moving portrait of Bob Bergdahl, a thoughtful "father who just wants his son back," but who also determinedly, admirably and evidently unacceptably seeks to understand...