January 10th, 2011
01:02 PM ET

U.S. VP Biden in Afghanistan on surprise visit

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden arrived Monday night in Kabul on an unannounced visit to meet with top U.S. and Afghan personnel ahead of July's planned start of the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the country, a White House official said. FULL POST

Filed under: Troops
January 10th, 2011
08:30 AM ET

NATO: 3 Afghan police officers killed in mistaken-identity strike

NATO officials said Monday they have sent a team to investigate an incident in central Afghanistan where troops thought they were battling militants, but instead may have exchanged gunfire with Afghan police. FULL POST