Tag: Afghanistan

staffMay 9, 2018

Afghanistan – ISIL claims bomb attacks in Kabul

Gunmen set off at least three explosions in the Afghan capital, Kabul, and then battled security forces from buildings they occupied ...

staffMay 7, 2018

Afghanistan: Yaqoubi mosque blast kills 14, wounds dozens

At least 14 people have been killed by an explosion at a mosque in eastern Afghanistan that is being used as ...

staffApril 24, 2018

Taliban attacks kill 9 soldiers, policemen

KABUL – A new wave of Taliban attacks killed at least nine Afghan soldiers and policemen on Tuesday, officials said, ...

staffMarch 17, 2018

Taliban claims deadly car bomb attack in Kabul

KABUL – A car bomb explosion claimed by the Taliban in Kabul on Saturday killed at least two civilians, as ...

staffFebruary 24, 2018

Nearly two dozen Afghan soldiers killed in multiple attacks

Nearly two dozen Afghan soldiers and three others have been killed in multiple attacks across the country. At least 18 ...

staffFebruary 17, 2018

India, Iran agree to step up efforts to help Afghanistan

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani agreed Saturday to step up efforts to bring stability to ...

staffJanuary 30, 2018

Pentagon restricts release of Afghanistan war data

The Pentagon has ordered an independent federal auditor to stop providing the public with key information about U.S. war efforts ...

staffJanuary 29, 2018

Deadly attack on Kabul military base

Militants have killed at least 11 soldiers in an attack on an army post in Kabul, the fourth major assault ...

staffJanuary 28, 2018

Kabul mourns 100 dead after ambulance bomb

More than 100 people are now known to have been killed in a suicide bombing on Saturday in Kabul. Attackers ...

staffJanuary 27, 2018

Taliban kill 95 with ambulance bomb

A suicide bombing has killed at least 95 people and injured 158 others in the centre of Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, ...