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Shootings by Afghan forces take growing toll on NATO troopsupdated: Mon Aug 13 2012 17:49:00

Before dawn on Friday, a man wearing an Afghan uniform shot and killed three U.S. soldiers during a meeting to discuss local security issues in the southern province of Helmand.

Official: Man kills 3 U.S. Marines at Afghan base updated: Sat Aug 11 2012 07:53:00

A man in civilian clothing opened fire on a base shared with Afghan forces, killing three NATO troops, a spokesman for the International Security Assistance Force said Saturday.

Source: Afghan policeman kills 3 Americansupdated: Sun Jul 22 2012 15:18:00

An Afghan policeman opened fire at a training center in western Afghanistan on Sunday, killing three Americans, a police official told CNN.

Afghan soldier gets death sentence for killing French troops updated: Tue Jul 17 2012 07:19:00

An Afghan military court sentenced a local soldier to death for killing four French service members in January, authorities said Tuesday.

Pakistan says it's not delaying NATO trucksupdated: Thu Jul 12 2012 23:34:00

Pakistan's prime minister assured the U.S. ambassador that any delays in trucks delivering supplies to NATO troops in Afghanistan are not caused by his government, his spokesman said Thursday.

First NATO trucks move into Afghanistan from Pakistan after 7-month closureupdated: Thu Jul 05 2012 20:05:00

Trucks carrying supplies to NATO troops crossed from Pakistan into Afghanistan for the first time in seven months on Thursday after Islamabad agreed to reopen routes, officials said.

Pakistan general urges NATO to contain Talibanupdated: Wed Jun 27 2012 11:47:00

Pakistani army chief Gen. Ashfaq Pervez Kiyani complained to U.S. Gen. John Allen about Taliban incursions from Afghanistan into Pakistan when he met the commander of NATO forces in Afghanistan, a Pakistani army official said Wednesday.

Uniformed Afghans attack NATO troops, killing 1updated: Mon Jun 18 2012 16:51:00

Attackers in Afghan police uniforms gunned down a member of NATO's peacekeeping force in southern Afghanistan on Monday, the allied command in Kabul reported.

NATO airstrikes on Afghan homes are banned, Karzai saysupdated: Wed Jun 13 2012 12:15:00

Afghan President Hamid Karzai has reiterated his stance that NATO forces in Afghanistan should never make airstrikes on civilian homes, a practice that has angered many Afghans.

NATO to limit airstrikes in Afghanistanupdated: Mon Jun 11 2012 12:10:00

NATO forces in Afghanistan will no longer use airstrikes against insurgent targets in civilian homes if "other means" to deal with the targets are available, a spokesman said Monday.

Commander apologizes for civilian deaths in Afghan airstrikeupdated: Sat Jun 09 2012 13:55:00

The coalition commander in Afghanistan went to the site of a recent airstrike and apologized for civilian deaths, NATO's International Security Assistance Force said Friday.

Afghan leader condemns NATO airstrike; U.S. defense secretary visits Kabulupdated: Thu Jun 07 2012 08:57:00

Afghan President Hamid Karzai condemned a NATO airstrike this week that a provincial official says killed women and children, in a statement that came just as U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta arrived Thursday in Kabul for talks.

Dozens killed in attacks in Afghanistanupdated: Wed Jun 06 2012 21:09:00

Dozens of people were killed Wednesday in a series of attacks in Afghanistan as suicide bombers targeted a busy market, an overnight NATO airstrike left 18 dead and militants shot down a U.S. helicopter.

Ajami: 'Massacre is a turning point'updated: Wed May 30 2012 05:33:00

Fouad Ajami and Fran Townsend discuss the violence against civilians in Syria and options for U.S. involvement

NATO: Senior al Qaeda leader killed in Afghanistanupdated: Tue May 29 2012 04:14:00

A senior al Qaeda leader and another member of the terrorist network were killed in a security operation by Afghan and coalition forces, NATO said Tuesday.

Afghan official: NATO airstrike kills 8 family members updated: Sun May 27 2012 08:26:00

A suspected NATO airstrike killed eight civilians -- including six children -- in eastern Afghanistan, a provincial spokesman said.

Afghan war is not over yetupdated: Wed May 23 2012 12:13:00

At the NATO summit in Chicago, President Obama and leaders of America's NATO allies agreed on an "irreversible" plan to withdraw from Afghanistan. But challenges remain.

When peacekeepers can't keep the peaceupdated: Mon May 21 2012 08:24:00

In Syria, peacekeepers are forced to do what only soldiers can: Hurry up and wait.

U.S. ambassador: NATO has no plans for military intervention in Syriaupdated: Mon May 21 2012 08:24:00

The U.S. ambassador to NATO says the alliance has no plans for military intervention in the Syrian crisis, as reports of deaths mount by the dozens and diplomatic efforts have yet to stymie the bloodshed.

Missile defense shield in place to protect Europe, NATO chief saysupdated: Mon May 21 2012 05:26:00

NATO's chief says the alliance now has interim ballistic missile defense capability in Europe, a move that is likely to further heighten tensions with Russia over its objection to a missile defense shield.

Authorities: 2 latest suspects not involved in alleged NATO plotupdated: Sun May 20 2012 15:59:00

Two suspects who appeared in court in Cook County, Illinois, on Sunday are not believed to be part of an alleged terror plot in Chicago during the NATO summit, prosecutors said Sunday.

A user's guide to the Chicago NATO summitupdated: Sun May 20 2012 10:49:00

This year's NATO summit in Chicago is the biggest one ever, with some 60 countries expected to be in attendance and a host of issues crammed into two short days of meetings.

NATO summit opens against backdrop of protests, foiled terror plotupdated: Sun May 20 2012 02:42:00

The road map out of the war in Afghanistan is expected to be drawn up by U.S. President Barack Obama and other world leaders when they gather Sunday at the NATO summit in Chicago.

Zakaria: NATO flailing in current eraupdated: Sat May 19 2012 19:15:00

Fareed Zakaria says NATO is no longer relevant in today's post-Cold War world but that they still have role to play.

3 charged in NATO domestic terror plotupdated: Sat May 19 2012 16:45:00

Police say 3 terror suspects at NATO summit were plotting to hit Obama's campaign headquarters, Mayor Emanuel's home.

Ready or not, Afghan security transfer acceleratingupdated: Sat May 19 2012 04:27:00

NATO forces are here until 2014, but each day the demands on them lessen as Afghan forces take on more responsibility.

G8 and NATO-athon, with Pakistan at the tableupdated: Wed May 16 2012 12:05:00

It's the diplomatic equivalent of hosting both the World Cup and the World Series in the same country on the same weekend.

Four NATO troops die in Afghanistan updated: Sat May 12 2012 15:02:00

Three NATO service members were killed Saturday during attacks in Afghanistan, while a fourth died of noncombat-related injuries, according to the International Security Assistance Force.

Afghanistan attacks kill 2 NATO membersupdated: Mon May 07 2012 05:35:00

A NATO servicemember was shot to death by a gunman in an Afghan army uniform Sunday in southern Afghanistan, the allied command in Kabul reported.

Instant justice, Afghan-army style, fails to win over localsupdated: Mon Apr 16 2012 10:46:00

The day begins with a count of the necessities for a joint operation with Afghan troops -- among them 85 halal MREs (Meals Ready To Eat). Around the tactical headquarters, soldiers of the 172nd Infantry get a taste of home before setting off into the wilder fringes of lawless Ghazni province.

U.S., Afghanistan sign key 'night raids' dealupdated: Sun Apr 08 2012 13:13:00

The United States and Afghanistan signed a landmark deal Sunday that affords Afghan authorities an effective veto over controversial special operations raids.

Afghan police targeted as country struggles with transitionupdated: Thu Apr 05 2012 12:50:00

At least 21 Afghan policemen have been killed in attacks across the country since last week, as the nation struggles to ready its local forces in expectation of a NATO withdrawal.

Report: NATO shares blame over Libya migrant boat deathsupdated: Thu Mar 29 2012 13:23:00

A catalog of failures by NATO and European coastguard and naval forces led to the deaths of 63 people fleeing the conflict in Libya by sea last March, a damning Council of Europe report said Thursday.

Suicide vests found in Afghan Defense Ministry, official saysupdated: Tue Mar 27 2012 21:37:00

Several Afghan soldiers have been arrested after authorities found a number of suicide vests inside the country's Defense Ministry, a senior Afghan defense official said Tuesday.

NATO deaths impact withdrawal?updated: Tue Mar 27 2012 19:31:00

P.J. Crowley, fmr. assistant U.S. Sec. of State, and Zahir Tanin, Afghan Amb. to U.S. discuss NATO soldiers killed.

U.S. apology for NATO strike not good enough, says Pakistan foreign ministerupdated: Mon Mar 26 2012 10:49:00

Pakistan's foreign minister says an apology by the U.S. government for the NATO airstrike that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers would not satisfy the Pakistani government, and the attack demanded a reassessment of Islamabad's partnership with the United States.

Rights group: NATO failed to investigate airstrike casualties in Libyaupdated: Mon Mar 19 2012 15:08:00

A leading human rights organization accused NATO on Monday of failing to investigate civilian deaths caused by its airstrikes in Libya that aided in the downfall of Moammar Gadhafi.

Official: Quran burning involved five Americans, one Afghan updated: Sat Mar 03 2012 05:10:00

The recent burning of Qurans at a NATO base in Afghanistan involved five American servicemen and a local translator, according to a NATO official familiar with the investigations.

Afghan president condemns fatal bombing at military airfield updated: Mon Feb 27 2012 20:10:00

Afghan President Hamid Karzai condemned a suicide bombing Monday at a military airfield, the latest incident in a spike in violence after the burning of Qurans by NATO troops last week.

NATO looking into reports of chopper crash in Afghanistanupdated: Sat Feb 18 2012 08:43:00

A local official reported a NATO helicopter crashed Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, though there was no immediate confirmation from coalition forces.

Truth Squad: NATO ally ruled by 'Islamic terrorists?' updated: Tue Jan 17 2012 12:35:00

Texas Gov. Rick Perry was asked if Turkey should remain within the NATO alliance, during Monday night's Republican presidential debate.

NATO drone makes emergency landing in Afghanistanupdated: Tue Dec 27 2011 09:51:00

A NATO drone made an emergency landing Tuesday in southeastern Afghanistan, officials said.

Pakistani lawmakers suggest NATO attack appeared deliberateupdated: Fri Dec 09 2011 02:27:00

The NATO attack that killed two dozen Pakistani troops on the border with Afghanistan last month appeared to be deliberate, two Pakistani lawmakers said Friday, ratcheting up the war of words with Washington over the controversial airstrikes.

NATO tankers destroyed in Pakistanupdated: Thu Dec 08 2011 13:10:00

Militants armed with rocket-propelled grenades and automatic weapons attacked and destroyed at least 22 oil tankers parked in Pakistan, carrying fuel for NATO troops in Afghanistan, a senior Pakistani police official told CNN.

Afghanistan announces second phase of security handoverupdated: Mon Nov 28 2011 05:32:00

Afghanistan's president announced Sunday a second group of areas where security operations would be handed over from NATO to Afghan troops, setting a potentially rapid timetable to put half of the country's population under Afghan control -- including some areas that until recently were undisputed insurgent hotbeds.

Pakistan: NATO attack inflames tense ties with U.S.updated: Sun Nov 27 2011 06:10:00

The Pakistani foreign minister Sunday described a NATO attack that killed dozens of soldiers as "totally unacceptable," saying it plunges the nation's relationship with the United States into deeper crisis.

Pakistan official: NATO attack kills 26 Pakistani soldiersupdated: Sat Nov 26 2011 07:30:00

NATO helicopters opened fire on a Pakistani checkpoint early Saturday, killing 26 soldiers, a provincial governor said.

Twitter is new battleground for NATO and Taliban in Afghanistanupdated: Fri Nov 18 2011 13:33:00

After a decade of lethal combat, NATO and the Taliban are now fighting over something else: the last word.

Sources: NATO forces may hand over violent provinces to Afghan controlupdated: Wed Nov 16 2011 02:47:00

NATO forces may soon transfer two of the most volatile areas in the country over to Afghan security forces as part of the second phase of a nationwide security handover as part of the drawdown of American forces, NATO and Afghan officials said.

Afghanistan prepares for U.S. exitupdated: Wed Nov 16 2011 02:47:00

Some Afghan officials worry conditions might worsen soon after U.S. troops leave, as CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports.

2 coalition troops die in attack in Afghanistanupdated: Tue Nov 01 2011 06:01:00

Two coalition troops died after a roadside bomb exploded in eastern Afghanistan Tuesday, NATO's International Security Assistance Force said

NATO may continue Libya mission, Panetta saysupdated: Tue Oct 25 2011 08:13:00

Despite the death of former leader Moammar Gadhafi and the new government's declaration of liberation, NATO may not end its mission in Libya as quickly as expected, U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Tuesday in Japan.

Haqqani network boosts infiltration, says officialupdated: Tue Oct 18 2011 18:44:00

NATO and U.S. forces are seeing a marked increase in infiltration into Afghanistan from Pakistan by the militant Haqqani network, a senior NATO official said Tuesday.

Special forces rescue ship from pirates, Italy saysupdated: Tue Oct 11 2011 11:51:00

The crew of an Italian ship seized by pirates on Monday was freed Tuesday thanks to an operation by U.S. and British troops working with the Italian military, the Italian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday.

Gunfire stops Red Cross in tracksupdated: Thu Oct 06 2011 12:25:00

Anti-Gadhafi forces prevent the Red Cross from delivering medical supplies to Sirte, Libya. CNN's Phil Black reports.

Panetta: No decision yet to end NATO mission in Libyaupdated: Thu Oct 06 2011 12:25:00

The United States believes NATO has accomplished its mission in Libya, but the formal decision to end air attacks and other operations is still in the future, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Thursday.

Militants torch trucks carrying fuel for NATO updated: Wed Oct 05 2011 07:25:00

Armed militants torched another tanker caravan carrying fuel for U.S. and NATO troops in Pakistan's volatile Balochistan province on Wednesday, a police official told CNN.

Truck carrying fuel to NATO troops set afire in Pakistanupdated: Tue Oct 04 2011 04:26:00

A truck carrying fuel for NATO forces was set ablaze Tuesday by suspected militants in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan, police said.

Trucks carrying fuel for NATO attackedupdated: Tue Sep 27 2011 08:03:00

Militants on motorcycles attacked a convoy of tankers carrying fuel for NATO in northwest Pakistan Tuesday, igniting four of the trucks and injuring at least one of the drivers, police said.

Attack hits NATO base on 9/11 anniversaryupdated: Tue Sep 13 2011 02:06:00

A suicide bombing at a NATO base in Afghanistan kills two and injures many more. CNN's Suzanne Malveaux reports.

NATO stops Afghan prison transfers after abuse allegationsupdated: Wed Sep 07 2011 01:48:00

NATO has suspended the transfer of inmates to Afghan authorities in the wake of allegations of abuse at several Afghanistan prisons.

NATO: Man with al Qaeda links killed in Afghanistanupdated: Sat Sep 03 2011 13:54:00

Afghan and coalition forces killed an insurgent leader with links to al Qaeda in eastern Afghanistan, NATO officials said Saturday.

Plans are being made to secure Libyan mustard gasupdated: Thu Aug 25 2011 09:27:00

NATO has begun high-level internal discussions on how to protect Libya's mustard gas supplies if the stockpile suddenly was deemed to no longer be secure, an Obama administration official tells CNN.

Concerns over Libya's weapons stockpileupdated: Thu Aug 25 2011 09:27:00

CNN's Barbara Starr reports on concerns that Gadhafi's arsenal of chemical weapons could end up in the wrong hands.

19 trucks carrying NATO supplies destroyed in Pakistanupdated: Mon Aug 22 2011 12:18:00

An attack destroyed 19 trucks transporting NATO supplies to Afghanistan Monday in the Mastung District of Pakistan, an official said.

Brother of Libya's information minister reported killed in NATO strikeupdated: Fri Aug 19 2011 04:28:00

A brother of Moussa Ibrahim, the spokesman for the government in Tripoli, was killed Thursday night by NATO aircraft, a government official here said.

Analysis: As Libyan conflict grinds on, NATO's mission shiftsupdated: Fri Aug 19 2011 04:07:00

Six months and more than 17,000 air sorties after it began, NATO's Operation Unified Protector in the skies over Libya grinds on.

Deadly week continues in Afghanistan as 2 NATO troops killedupdated: Fri Aug 12 2011 16:34:00

Roadside bombs killed two service members in separate attacks Friday in southern Afghanistan, NATO said, marking the eighth death in the region in the past three days.

Forces kill Taliban who downed chopperupdated: Fri Aug 12 2011 16:34:00

NATO says coalition forces killed insurgents responsible for a downing a military helicopter. David Ariosto reports.

NATO: Downed chopper reportedly fired on by rocket-propelled grenadeupdated: Tue Aug 09 2011 02:03:00

Coalition forces embroiled in a firefight with insurgents in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday had called for assistance but instead had to race to the crash scene of a downed NATO helicopter carrying their reinforcements, officials said Monday.

4 Afghans gunned down in anti-NATO demonstrationupdated: Fri Aug 05 2011 15:26:00

Four people were shot dead Friday in an anti-NATO demonstration in southern Afghanistan during an exchange of gunfire that took place amid a protest over civilian casualties, police said.

NATO accused of killing family in strikeupdated: Fri Aug 05 2011 03:43:00

Ivan Watson reports from the funeral of a mother and two little boys apparently killed Thursday morning by an airstrike.

Libya: Missile not fired at NATO shipsupdated: Thu Aug 04 2011 21:27:00

A Libyan government spokesman said Thursday that forces loyal to embattled leader Moammar Gadhafi did not fire a missile at NATO warships, as he had told reporters a day earlier.

Afghan official dies in blast; 2 NATO troops killed in attacksupdated: Thu Aug 04 2011 05:01:00

A senior Afghan intelligence official was killed Thursday when a bomb exploded in the country's northern Kunduz province, according to a provincial council chief.

Libyan missile misses Italian warshipupdated: Wed Aug 03 2011 20:57:00

Libyan government forces fired a missile at an Italian warship in the Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday in a rare attack on the NATO fleet offshore, a government spokesman said.

NATO airstrike kills four Afghan police officersupdated: Mon Aug 01 2011 14:18:00

A NATO airstrike targeted a police station in a remote district of Afghanistan's Nuristan province early Monday morning, killing at least four police officers and wounding eight others, officials said.

Libya says NATO strikes targeted state broadcasterupdated: Sat Jul 30 2011 14:20:00

NATO strikes killed three employees of Libya's state broadcaster in Tripoli Saturday and wounded 15 others, Libyan officials said.

NATO: Serbs set fire to building along Kosovo borderupdated: Thu Jul 28 2011 06:01:00

A demonstration along the Kosovo-Serbian border turned violent Wednesday when ethnic Serbs set fire to a customs building, and attacked NATO and EU police, authorities said.

Gunbattle in Afghanistan leaves 80 militants dead, governor saysupdated: Sun Jul 24 2011 10:37:00

At least 80 militants were killed in a series of operations involving Afghan and NATO forces during a day-long firefight last week in the country's restive southeast, Paktika provincial governor Mukhlas Afghan said Sunday.

Raid against Haqqani stronghold leaves 50 dead in Afghanistanupdated: Sun Jul 24 2011 07:58:00

A coalition operation against militants in southeastern Afghanistan has left at least 50 insurgents dead as Afghan and NATO forces swept through a "known Haqqani network" area.

Key provincial capital to be handed over to Afghan security forcesupdated: Tue Jul 19 2011 20:18:00

The restive Afghan city of Lashkar Gah, meaning "army barracks" in Farsi, is on Wednesday to become the third area handed over to national security forces by departing NATO troops.

Militants attack areas that NATO hands over to Afghan security forcesupdated: Tue Jul 19 2011 14:53:00

Militants launched rocket attacks against an eastern Afghan provincial capital Tuesday, just as a NATO handover ceremony to Afghan security forces in the province of Laghman was under way.

Gunmen kill Karzai adviser, lawmakerupdated: Sun Jul 17 2011 15:10:00

A key adviser of Afghan President Hamid Karzai and a parliament member were killed Sunday in a home west of Kabul, officials said.

Top Afghan adviser assassinatedupdated: Sun Jul 17 2011 15:10:00

CNN's David Ariosto reports on the second offical to be assassinated by militants in Afghanistan in the last seven days.

First stage of Afghan security handover beginsupdated: Sun Jul 17 2011 11:36:00

The first stage of the NATO handover to Afghan security forces began Sunday, marked with a ceremony at a police station in Afghanistan's Bamiyan province -- a small relatively stable area situated in the country's mountainous central region.

NATO disputes Libyan claim of coordinated push on al-Bregaupdated: Fri Jul 15 2011 09:38:00

NATO sloughed off an assertion of the Libyan government on Friday that the alliance and anti-government rebels were carrying out a coordinated air, sea and land attack on the strategic town of al-Brega.

Afghan officials: 6 killed in NATO raidupdated: Fri Jul 15 2011 02:31:00

A NATO-led raid in eastern Afghanistan left six civilians dead overnight, and President Hamid Karzai on Thursday ordered authorities to launch an investigation, Afghan officials told CNN on Thursday.

Rights group: Libyan rebels looted and beat civiliansupdated: Thu Jul 14 2011 21:48:00

Libyan rebels have looted and burned homes and abused civilians, a human rights group said Wednesday.

Afghan officials: Up to 16 civilians killed in NATO strikeupdated: Tue Jul 12 2011 06:03:00

Afghan officials say a NATO airstrike in Logar province Monday killed at least nine and up to 16 people.

Official: 11 Afghan civilians killed in NATO-led strikeupdated: Thu Jul 07 2011 09:16:00

Eight children and three women died in eastern Afghanistan when NATO-led forces bombarded houses, a provincial official told CNN Thursday.

U.S. drone and copter, coalition snipers helped Afghansupdated: Wed Jun 29 2011 11:00:00

A U.S. Predator drone flew over a Kabul, Afghanistan, hotel during Tuesday night's insurgent attack, providing critical video of the attackers as the situation unfolded, two coalition military officials said Wednesday.

Afghan-bound oil tankers attackedupdated: Tue Jun 28 2011 11:49:00

Two oil tanker trucks carrying fuel for NATO-led troops in Afghanistan were blown up and set on fire in northwestern Pakistan, police said on Tuesday.

Libya says NATO strikes kill 15 civilians; alliance denies reportupdated: Sat Jun 25 2011 18:04:00

NATO airstrikes hit a bakery and a restaurant in the Libyan city of al-Brega Saturday, killing 15 civilians, a Libyan government official told CNN, though the alliance countered that claim.

NATO drone crashes in Libyaupdated: Thu Jun 23 2011 06:01:00

NATO tries to figure out why an unmanned helicopter drone crashed in Libya Tuesday.

CNN tours NATO airstrike siteupdated: Tue Jun 21 2011 20:13:00

The Libyan government took a CNN crew to the site of a NATO air strike west of Tripoli. CNN's David McKenzie reports.

NATO drone goes down in Libya, alliance confirmsupdated: Tue Jun 21 2011 06:27:00

A NATO drone helicopter went down in Libya on Tuesday, NATO spokesman Commander Mike Bracken said, declining to say whether it was shot down or experienced mechanical problems.

NATO acknowledges strike in Tripoli may have killed civiliansupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 00:28:00

NATO acknowledged Sunday that an errant airstrike in Tripoli may have caused "a number of civilian casualties."

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