Most Shared Stories Tagged: Afghanistan

Life for U.S. marines in Afghanistan

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with David Wood, a reporter embedded with the Marines in southern Afghanistan; Wood reports for the Baltimore Sun, and he's also been writing a blog about what daily life is like there for the Marines.

Afghanistan's war on drugs

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with General Khodaidad, the Afghan minister for counter-narcotics, about the status of the government's efforts to rein in opium production in Afghanistan.

Taliban threat in Afghanistan

Anchor Marco Werman speaks to the BBC's Alistair Leithead about the threat posed by the Taliban in parts of Afghanistan, where Taliban forces have regrouped in sufficient numbers to pose an increasing threat to NATO-led forces in the country.

News summary

Anchor Lisa Mullins reviews some of the other news stories that have been pushed out of the headlines by the two natural disasters in Asia.