Kevin Sieff became the Post’s Kabul bureau chief in January 2012, after covering education for the newspaper from Washington. Prior to joining the Post, he worked in the Washington bureau of the Financial Times and covered immigration from both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border. Sieff is a graduate of Brown University and the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.
NATO says no enemy activity was apparent, but the Taliban claimed responsibility for downing aircraft.
One week before his wedding, Masiullah Hamdard stepped on the bomb that changed everything.
The state-of-the-art project, launched by the Pentagon in 2007, is closing because of a lack of Afghan funding.
Interpreters who worked alongside U.S. troops say they face retaliation from the Taliban.