"At first, my husband refused to let me drive, and I had to fight to convince him."
The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack.
The attack underlined the steadily deteriorating security in much of the country.
The country has experienced a steady increase in attacks since international troops ended combat operations in 2014.
By Wednesday evening Afghan time, nine attackers were killed and one wounded. One remaining attacker was still battling security forces.
Now, we can read a psychiatrist's report which includes, in detail, the torture enacted on just one prisoner of the United States, Shaker Aamer.
The twist of the latest CIA cash scandal is not the CIA is handing over wads of U.S. bills to a corrupt president. It is that the CIA has continued to hand over cash for so long, which is not merely unethical but now antithetical to the U.S. government's stated policy goals.
NATO will withdraw most of its combat troops by the end of 2014, leaving Afghan forces in the lead security role. (Writing
It took years to lock them up. Hundreds of enemy fighters captured during some of the fiercest combat of the war. But then
The struggle goes on -- in Capetown and Durban and Pretoria, in Oakland and Manhattan and Los Angeles, in the hearts and minds of souls of people who fight despair and corruption in the cities, towns, and villages of the world.
However, Obama cautioned there should not be a "rush to the exits" for U.S. forces who have been fighting in Afghanistan
U.S. officials warned on Monday of possible reprisal attacks after the villagers were killed in a likely "rogue" shooting