Afghanistan wins 1st international soccer title (The Associated Press)

Afghans celebrate after the national team beat India 2-0 in the South Asian Football Federation Championship In Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Sept, 11, 2013. The Afghans beat India 2-0 in the South Asian Football Federation Championship, a tough match whose result brought a rare moment of unity to this ethnically fractious, war-weary nation, which the U.S. invaded in the months after the Sept. 11 attacks 12 years ago.(AP Photo/Ahmad Jamshid)

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Bullets whizzed through the air in the Afghan capital Wednesday night, this time in celebration rather than anger: Afghanistan had just won its first international trophy in soccer.


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