President Obama calls elections an “important milestone.”
An Afghan police commander opened fire on their vehicle, killing Anja Niedringhaus and wounding Kathy Gannon.
The No. 2 American commander in Afghanistan said Wednesday he believes the stage has been set for winning the war, but hard fighting lies ahead for Afghan forces now suffering heavy casualties.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met again Tuesday with Afghan President Hamid Karzai, a day after they put on a show of unity as they tried to end recent bickering over anti-American comments made by the Afghan leader.
A military adviser from the United States was reportedly shot and killed inside Kabul police headquarters by an Afghan policewoman.