Tag: Kabul

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 ...

staffJanuary 31, 2018

Afghan spy chief visits Pakistan in wake of Kabul attacks

Afghanistan’s intelligence chief visited Pakistan Wednesday, officials said, at a time when tension between the neighbors is simmering over accusations ...

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, ...

staffOctober 31, 2017

14 dead as blast rocks foreign embassy district in Kabul

A loud explosion has reportedly rocked the central area of the Afghan capital of Kabul, where embassies and government buildings ...

staffSeptember 29, 2017

Six dead in suicide attack near Shiite mosque in Kabul

KABUL – Six people were killed and 16 others wounded when a suicide attacker posing as a shepherd blew himself ...

staffJuly 31, 2017

Gunfire after explosions hit Afghan capital

Afghan police say a suicide attack has taken place outside the Iraqi embassy in the capital, Kabul. Gunfire was heard ...

staffMay 4, 2017

Afghan warlord Hekmatyar returns to Kabul after peace deal

Veteran warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar has returned to the Afghan capital, eight months after signing a peace deal with the government. ...

staffMarch 9, 2017

Kabul mourns as ISIL claim of hospital attack probed

As families and friends mourn the loss of those killed in an attack on a military hospital in Kabul, Afghan ...