Tag: Taliban

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staff3 months

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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staff4 months

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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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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staff9 months

City under assault in Afghanistan

The Taliban have launched a major night-time assault on the Afghan city of Ghazni, a provincial capital on the key ...

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staff9 months

Daesh militants surrender to Afghan forces after Taliban assault

Afghan officials say more than 150 Daesh (ISIS) militants have surrendered to government forces in the face of an onslaught ...

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staff9 months

Army commandos kill senior Taliban leaders in Afghanistan

An Afghan official says 12 militants including a Taliban shadow governor and district chief have been killed in a military ...

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staff10 months

Afghan official says district chief killed by roadside bomb

An Afghan official says a district chief has been killed in a roadside bomb blast in western Ghor province. Abdul ...

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staff10 months

Taliban kill 30 Afghan soldiers

KABUL – Taliban militants killed 30 Afghan soldiers and captured a military base in the western province of Badghis Wednesday, ...

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staff11 months

Afghanistan calls temporary Eid ceasefire with Taliban

The Afghan government has announced a temporary ceasefire with the Taliban but says fighting with other militants will continue. President ...

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staff12 months

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 ...