John D McHugh

John D McHugh

People & Power

Afghanistan: Zombie nation?

We explore the rapidly growing drug addiction problem in Afghanistan which produces 90 percent of the world's opiates.

Afghanistan: Zombie nation?

War & Conflict

Afghanistan: A tale of three cities

We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.

Afghanistan: A tale of three cities

War & Conflict

Afghanistan: Drawdown

As the US draws back its combat forces from Afghanistan, what will they leave behind?

Afghanistan: Drawdown

War & Conflict

Afghanistan: Holding the line

What are the challenges facing the Afghan army as it prepares to take over responsibility for the country's security?

Afghanistan: Holding the line

War & Conflict

Kabul: A city of hope and fear

People in the streets of Kabul, Afghanistan's capital, talk about their hopes and fears for the future.

Kabul: A city of hope and fear

Features

Slideshow: Life at Checkpoint 2.5

This tiny US outpost in Kunar is one of the most remote and vulnerable - just 600 metres away from a Taliban stronghold.

Slideshow: Life at Checkpoint 2.5