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At least 23 killed in multiple attacks in Afghanistan
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 11:47:06 +0100
At least 23 people were killed and more than a dozen wounded in multiple suicide bombings and attacks in Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, the latest in a series of assaults in the war-torn country. In the biggest attack, Taliban militants stormed...
© The Punch
India, Iran agree to step up efforts to help Afghanistan
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 07:22:02 +0100
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani agreed on Saturday to step up efforts to bring stability to war-ravaged Afghanistan. Modi reiterated Indias commitment to help Afghanistan become "a peaceful, secure, permanent, prosperous...
© Deccan Herald
Taliban issues letter to ‘American people’ urging talks and Afghanistan pullout and slamming Trump
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 22:43:27 +0100
In a rambling nearly 3,000-word letter issued Wednesday, the Taliban urged the “American people” to press their government to withdraw from Afghanistan, reminding them that ...
© Japan Times
America must stop scapegoating Pakistan for its failures in Afghanistan, says Pakistani envoy to the U.S.
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0100
Tensions between the United States and Pakistan seemed headed toward the breaking point in recent weeks after President Trump angrily accused the South Asian nation of failing to stamp out anti-American militants there or help the U.S.-led war in neighboring...
© LA Times
Senior IS commander detained in Afghanistan’s Ghor province
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 11:21:10 +0100
Security forces have captured a senior commander of the hardline Islamic State (IS) group in Afghan western Ghor province, a local news agency Khaama press reported on Monday. Identifying the arrested IS commander as Qari Rahmatulah, the report said that...
© The Punch
India to support Uzbekistan to hold meet on Afghanistan
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 10:18:01 +0100
India on Monday promised its support to Uzbekistan to host a ministerial conference to discuss ways to end the conflict in Afghanistan. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj hosted Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov in New Delhi. "Relationship...
© Deccan Herald
U.S. adding air power and intel-gathering in Afghanistan as it shifts assets from areas where Islamic State fell
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 02:34:17 +0100
The U.S. is shifting combat and intelligence-gathering aircraft to Afghanistan as part of an intensified focus on the Taliban, now that the campaign against the ...
© Japan Times
U.S. begins troop shift from Iraq to Afghanistan after Islamic State strongholds are crushed
Tue, 06 Feb 2018 02:41:17 +0100
The U.S. has started to reduce the number of its troops in Iraq following Baghdad’s declaration of victory over the Islamic State group last year, ...
© Japan Times
Vitori added to Zimbabwe squad for series against Afghanistan
Mon, 05 Feb 2018 09:00:00 +0100
The paceman was recently cleared by the ICC to resume bowling following remedial work on his bowling action.
© Cape Times
Dozens Are Killed Daily in Afghanistan. Sometimes, the Dead Turn Up Alive.
Sat, 03 Feb 2018 13:25:01 +0100
The relatives of a police officer on duty at the site of a bombing that killed over 100 people were given a body to bury. Days later, they received a call.
© The New York Times
US drone kills 26 Taliban in Afghanistan
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 06:57:18 +0100
KABUL, Afghanistan — An Afghan official says two U.S. drone strikes this week hit a building where dozens of Taliban were meeting in southeastern province of Ghazni, killing 26 insurgents and wounding 22. Arif Noori, a provincial spokesman, says the...
© New York Post
The Interpreter: In Afghanistan’s Unwinnable War, What’s the Best Loss to Hope For?
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 20:05:54 +0100
All options on the spectrum of defeat involve acknowledging American aims as largely unachievable and Afghanistan’s future as only partly salvageable.
© The New York Times

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Obama to leave 9,800 U.S. troops in Afghanistan
Wed, 28 May 2014 07:34:52 +0200
WASHINGTON - President Obama revealed his long-awaited plan for Afghanistan on Tuesday, announcing that a residual force of 9,800 U.S. troops will remain there for one year following the end of combat operations in December. That number will be cut in...
© The Philadelphia Inquirer
Obama to leave 9,800 U.S. troops in Afghanistan
Wed, 28 May 2014 07:34:52 +0200
WASHINGTON - President Obama revealed his long-awaited plan for Afghanistan on Tuesday, announcing that a residual force of 9,800 U.S. troops will remain there for one year following the end of combat operations in December. That number will be cut in...
© The Philadelphia Inquirer
Pakistan ready to provide assistance to Afghanistan: Sharif
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 04:55:38 +0100
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said his country stands with Afghanistan in its hour of need and will be happy to provide any further assistance to help the affected people.Sharif made these remarks on Monday while meeting with Ambassador of...
© Deccan Herald
Pak using terrorists as violent proxies: Afghanistan
Tue, 01 Dec 2015 07:19:15 +0100
Hitting out at Pakistan for using terrorists as "violent proxies", Afghanistan has blamed Islamabads "unnecessary anxiety" over its ties with India for a sharp spike in civilian and military casualties that made 2015 the bloodiest year since 2001."External...
© Deccan Herald
Isis poaches recruits from al-Qaeda in Afghanistan
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 02:02:23 +0200
Jihadists from the Islamic State are trying to build a global coalition beyond the Middle East and have begun a...
© The Times
Isis poaches recruits from al-Qaeda in Afghanistan
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 02:02:23 +0200
Jihadists from the Islamic State are trying to build a global coalition beyond the Middle East and have begun a...
© The Times
Anxious Moments for an Afghanistan on the Brink
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 03:52:06 +0200
The aftermath of the presidential runoff included as tumultuous a six-day stretch for Afghanistan as any since the American invasion in 2001.
© The New York Times
Anxious Moments for an Afghanistan on the Brink
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 03:52:06 +0200
The aftermath of the presidential runoff included as tumultuous a six-day stretch for Afghanistan as any since the American invasion in 2001.
© The New York Times
Taliban Ramp Up Fatal Attacks in Afghanistan
Sat, 13 Dec 2014 17:58:20 +0100
Suicide attackers and gunmen unleashed a wave of violence in the capital and beyond on Saturday, weeks before a planned withdrawal from Afghanistan by international forces.
© The New York Times
Obama Makes Surprise Visit to U.S. Troops in Afghanistan
Sun, 25 May 2014 19:10:54 +0200
President Obama’s visit was his first since 2012, when he signed an agreement to bring an end to the war.
© The New York Times
Obama Makes Surprise Visit to U.S. Troops in Afghanistan
Sun, 25 May 2014 19:10:54 +0200
President Obama’s visit was his first since 2012, when he signed an agreement to bring an end to the war.
© The New York Times
Pak resorting to proxies against India, Afghanistan
Tue, 02 May 2017 01:37:11 +0200
Afghanistans relationship with India is "unacceptable" to Pakistan, which is using proxies like the Haqqani network and Taliban against its neighbours, eminent experts have told US lawmakers. During a Congressional hearing, Seth Jones, Director of International...
© Deccan Herald
Medic’s death in Afghanistan not in vain, mother of fallen soldier says
Sun, 04 May 2014 23:24:27 +0200
Pte. Andrew Miller died in Afghanistan on June 26, 2010, at the age of 21. His mother, Wendy Miller, still cries every day, and the pain of her son’s loss gets worse with each passing year.
© The Star
International soldier dies after reported stabbing in Afghanistan
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:07:00 +0200
An international soldier in Afghanistan died of wounds suffered in an attack Wednesday, the U.S.-led military coalition said, hours after witnesses said a foreign national was stabbed in the neck in a Kabul marketplace.
© LA Times
International soldier dies after reported stabbing in Afghanistan
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:07:00 +0200
An international soldier in Afghanistan died of wounds suffered in an attack Wednesday, the U.S.-led military coalition said, hours after witnesses said a foreign national was stabbed in the neck in a Kabul marketplace.
© LA Times
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