More than 8 years after war in Afghanistan and 7 years of war in Iraq, the number of injured veterans from these conflicts grows. The World's Katy Clark tells us about the recent study that says the VA doesn't know what the long-term costs will be.
A gathering to discuss ways to bring peace to Afghanistan got under way today in Kabul despite rocket and suicide bomb attacks by the Taliban. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Ajmal Khan Zazai, a tribal leader in the eastern province of Paktia.
Afghanistan's central bank is in trouble. Nervous depositors across the country have been emptying their accounts for days amid fears that Afghanistan's largest private bank was collapsing. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from reporter Jean MacKenzie.
Around a dozen men who accused British security forces of colluding in their transfer overseas are to get millions in compensation from the UK government. At least six of them alleged UK forces were complicit in their torture.Gerry Hadden reports.
Sally Goodrich has died. She was the mother who lost a son on September 11, the humanitarian who wanted to do good in Afghanistan. Sally Goodrich had been featured on The World, as part of a series reported on by Charles Sennott.
Anchor Marco Werman speaks with David Cloud, Pentagon correspondent of the Los Angeles Times, about his investigation of a drone operation in Afghanistan last year that ended with the deaths of at least 15 civilians.