Several San Diego Students, Families Trapped In Afghanistan Get Out Before DeadlineSix families from El Cajon were flown out, but the whereabouts of two others were unknown as of Monday.
OC Board Approves Resolution Seeking 37,500 Increase In Refugee Admissions Amid Afghanistan TakeoverA resolution encouraging the federal government to accept more refugees in response to the mass exodus from Afghanistan after its takeover by Taliban militants was approved Tuesday by the Orange County Board of Supervisors.
US, Taliban Sign Deal Aimed At Ending War In AfghanistanThe U.S. signed a peace agreement with Taliban militants on Saturday aimed at bringing an end to 18 years of bloodshed in Afghanistan.
Thousands Of LA Students Saw Premiere of Nobel-Prize Winner Malala DocumentaryNearly 7,000 students in Los Angeles County attended a West-Coast premiere of a documentary about Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban for advocating education for girls.
Riverside Terror Suspect Denied Bail A judge Monday denied bail for a Riverside man who is one of four men accused of plotting to kill Americans and destroy U.S. targets in the Middle East.
4 SoCal Men Arrested In Alleged Terror PlotThe FBI has reported that four Southern California men have been charged with allegedly plotting to kill Americans in the United States and overseas by joining Al-Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan.
Chris Brown Dresses Up As Taliban Fighter On HalloweenSinger Chris Brown dressed up as a member of the Taliban Wednesday night as he celebrated Halloween at a Holllywood night club.
Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge FailedWith the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.
SoCal Congressman: Don't Court-Martial Marines Over Urination VideoThe video — which has gone viral online — depicts four Marines standing in a semicircle and urinating on three men in traditional Afghan garb.
Florida Man Accused Of Funding Money To The Taliban Appears In LA CourtA Florida man indicted on charges of supporting Pakistani terrorists has made his initial court appearance in Los Angeles.