Photo of the day – May. 29, 2013

Afghan men look at the entrance of Panjshir government building after an attack by insurgents in Panjshir province May 29, 2013. Six Taliban insurgents, some wearing suicide vests, attacked the governor’s compound in Afghanistan’s fiercely anti-Taliban Panjshir valley on Wednesday morning, killing one policeman, officials say. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani


Photo of the day – May. 27, 2013

“Afghan police take cover during a gun battle following a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, on May 24, 2013. A suicide bomber struck in the heart of the Afghan capital on Friday, sending a plume of smoke billowing over Kabul and setting up a gun battle in the second major attack in the city in little over a week, police said.” Ahmad Jamshid / AP

Photo of the day – May. 25, 2013

A man carried a wounded policeman away from the site of an explosion in Kabul Friday. Large explosions followed by pitched gunbattles shook the Afghan capital as the Taliban attacked, the latest thrust in the insurgency’s annual spring offensive. (Omar Sobhani/Reuters)

Photo of the day – May. 14, 2013

An Afghan woman wearing a burqa holds her child as she walks along a street on the outskirts of Kabul May 13, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Photo of the day – May. 10, 2013.

Afghan border police took up positions near Pakistan in Jalalabad province, Afghanistan, Thursday. Afghan President Hamid Karzai warned Pakistan against trying to force Afghanistan to accept as an international border the Durand Line, which the British decided in 1893. (Rahmat Gul/AP)

Photo of the day – Apr. 18, 2013

An Afghan soldier checked the barrel of a D30 howitzer before a test fire during a training session in Kunar province, Afghanistan, Wednesday. (Manjunath Kiran/AFP/Getty Images)

Photo of the day – Mar. 20, 2013

An Afghan woman walks inside a police compound as former Afghan Taliban members hand over their weapons after joining the Afghan government’s reconciliation and reintegration programme in Herat province March 19, 2013. REUTERS/Mohmmad Shoib