A gunbattle between Islamic State fighters and Afghan security forces raged at a prison in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Monday, with at least … Read more
Islamic State claimed responsibility for an attack in the Afghan city of Jalalabad, the group’s Amaq news agency said on Sunday .
At least three … Read more
Russia has rejected as “baseless” accusations that it offered Taliban-linked militants rewards to kill US and other NATO troops in Afghanistan.
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Afghanistan’s government and the Islamist Taliban group have agreed that Doha will be the venue for the first meeting in their peace talks, both sides … Read more
More than a third of confirmed coronavirus cases in the Afghan capital have been among doctors and other healthcare staff, two senior health officials said, … Read more
Afghan officials on Sunday launched a hunt to retrieve bodies of Afghan migrants from a river in a western province after reports that Iranian … Read more
The US military on Wednesday said it had conducted an airstrike against Taliban forces, just days after signing a historic peace deal with the … Read more
The United States signed a peace agreement with Taliban militants on Saturday aimed at bringing an end to 18 years of bloodshed in Afghanistan and … Read more
The Taliban ordered all its fighters “to refrain from any kind of attack” on Saturday ahead of the signing of an agreement with the U.S. … Read more
Afghan presidential election challenger Abdullah Abdullah contested results that declared incumbent President Ashraf Ghani the winner of a September presidential poll, vowing to form a … Read more
U.S. forces recovered the remains of two American service members killed in the crash of an Air Force plane in Afghanistan, the U.S. military command … Read more
Severe winter weather has claimed more lives as avalanches triggered by heavy snowfall killed 55 people in Pakistan-administered Kashmir while 15 died in neighboring Afghanistan, … Read more
Gunmen killed six people, including the head of a Japanese aid agency, on Wednesday in an attack on their vehicle in Jalalabad in eastern Afghanistan, … Read more
At least eight children have been killed by a roadside bomb near their school in Afghanistan.
The victims of Saturday’s attack in Takhar province were … Read more
Afghan security forces inspect the scene after a suicide attack targeted a checkpoint in downtown Kabul, Afghanistan, 05 September 2019.
According to reports, at least … Read more
The US is “at the threshold of an agreement” with the Taliban, the US envoy in Afghanistan has said. But the militant Islamist group has … Read more
An Afghan soldier marks the Independence Day in Helmand, Afghanistan, 19 August 2019.
On Monday Afghanistan is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its independence from … Read more
Several people were killed, and more than 30 others wounded after a massive car bomb explosion ripped through a busy neighbourhood at the western side … Read more
Security personnel are seen among damaged buildings a day after a suicide attack followed by a gunfight against the office of Afghan former chief of … Read more
Afghan security forces inspect the scene of a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, 25 July 2019.
A series of three back-to-back bombs in the Afghan … Read more
Afghan security officials rush to the scene as smoke rises at the scene of a car bomb blast that targeted the Police headquarters, in … Read more
Bin Laden’s son stripped of Saudi’s citizenship after US issued a $1million reward for his capture – Updated
The Independent reports that Hamza bin Laden, the son of former Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, has been stripped of citizenship by Saudi Arabia.
The … Read more
CNN: Rare scenes have been reported in Afghanistan of Taliban fighters and government security forces shaking hands and embracing during an unprecedented ceasefire to mark
Several people have been killed in a suicide attack targeting Muslim scholars who had gathered in a tent near the Polytechnic University in Afghanistan’s Kabul, … Read more
A new UN report on the 2 April 2018 airstrikes in the Dasht-e-Archi district of Kunduz province, UNAMA presents its findings, including verification of … Read more
Shah Maria, well-known photo-journalist who had depicted and written about the dangers of reporting in the Afghan capital of Kabul, was among 31 people, including … Read more
The Islamic State claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on ID cards queue that killed at least 57 people.
The attacker detonated his explosives as … Read more