Tag: Afghanistan

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Afghan forces lose ground as peace efforts continue

The security forces continue to lose grip over parts of Afghanistan and the Taliban are steadily holding their own, despite an ...

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Taliban dismisses Afghanistan’s peace talk offer

The Taliban has rejected Kabul’s offer of talks next month in Saudi Arabia where the armed group, fighting to restore ...

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Record 435 Afghans killed or wounded in legislative poll

More than 400 Afghans were killed or wounded in poll-related violence during three days of voting last month, the United ...

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Taliban seize post in defensive belt around embattled Afghan city

Taliban militants captured an important security post outside the central Afghan city of Ghazni Monday, killing 13 members of government ...

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US soldier dies in Kabul insider attack

One US soldier has been killed and another injured in an apparent insider attack in Afghanistan, the Nato-led mission in ...

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staff7 months

At least seven dead in suicide attack on Afghan election rally: official

At least seven people were killed in a suicide attack on an Afghan election campaign rally Tuesday, an official said, ...

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UN concerned over spike in civilian casualties in Afghan airstrikes

The United Nations mission in Afghanistan voiced concern Tuesday over increasing numbers of civilian casualties as a result of airstrikes ...

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Afghan military helicopter crashes, kills all five aboard

A helicopter carrying security forces crashed in western Afghanistan, killing all five people on board, including the pilot, officials said ...

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staff8 months

At least four dead as twin blasts hit Kabul wrestling club

A suicide attack on a Kabul wrestling club that killed at least four people Wednesday was followed by a second ...

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Head of Daesh in Afghanistan killed

The head of Daesh (ISIS) in Afghanistan, Abu Saad Erhabi, was killed in a strike on the group’s hideouts in ...