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Forced to fight as soldiers and taking...

Forced to fight as soldiers and taking...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

An interior ministry report produced after the Taliban briefly over-ran Ghazni last month found that...

Analysts: Afghan conflict could be deadlier...

'Afghan conflict could be deadlier than...

World

Fri, Sep 14 2018

A consultant for the International Crisis Group said some indications ‘suggest the Afghan war is...

Afghan Taliban prepare for new peace...

Afghan Taliban prepare for new peace...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Hopes that peace talks to end the 17-year conflict in Afghanistan have stuttered in recent months, following...

Afghan Taliban announce death of Haqqani...

Afghan Taliban announce death of Haqqani...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Jalaluddin Haqqani, thought to be in his 70s or 80s, once told AFP that eating honey was the secret to...

Taliban launch attacks on approaches...

Taliban launch attacks on approaches...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 25 2018

More than 1,000 Taliban fighters assaulted the city, 150 km (95 miles) southwest of Kabul

Taliban kidnap dozens of bus passengers...

Taliban kidnap dozens of bus passengers...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 20 2018

Taliban sources said earlier that their leaders had provisionally agreed on a four-day truce

Afghan president congratulates armed...

Afghan president congratulates armed...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 18 2018

President Ashraf Ghani ordered an investigation into the attacks and announced disbursement of $20...

Gunmen attack intelligence training...

Gunmen attack intelligence training...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 16 2018

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the incident

92 killed in Afghanistan attacks as...

92 killed in Afghanistan attacks as...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 15 2018

The International Committee of the Red Cross said it was providing dressing packages and oral and intravenous...

Sources: Afghan Taliban considering...

Sources: Afghan Taliban considering...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 15 2018

If agreed, it may be announced in Ghazni province, where the Taliban say they control most of the districts...

Taliban capture northern Afghan base,...

Taliban capture northern Afghan...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 14 2018

The Taliban victory in Faryab comes days after militants launched a brazen attack on the southeastern...

At least 100 security forces killed...

At least 100 security forces killed...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 13 2018

The United Nations called on all parties to respect the rights of civilians caught in the crossfire

Intense fighting in Afghan city Ghazni...

Fighting in Afghan city as Taliban...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The attack on Ghazni, a strategic city on the main highway linking Kabul with Afghanistan’s south,...

Afghanistan: Surrendered IS fighters...

Afghanistan: Surrendered IS fighters...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Local Afghan officials had initially hoped that treating this batch of Islamic State fighters well would...

Nato probing reports nine Afghan police...

Nato probing reports nine Afghan police...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 7 2018

The US is the only international force known to be carrying out air strikes in Afghanistan

Suicide bomber kills three in attack...

Suicide bomber kills three in...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 5 2018

A Nato Resolute Support mission service member, an American, and two Afghan soldiers were also...

Twelve schools bombed, burned in northern...

Twelve schools bombed, burned in northern...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 4 2018

In 2012, the Pakistani Taliban shot and critically wounded Nobel prize winner Malala Yousafzai, known...

‘Very positive signals’ after US, Taliban...

‘Very positive signals’ after US, Taliban...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 30 2018

The Taliban official said the talks took place with the approval of the leadership council

Militants storm Afghan midwife training...

Militants storm Afghan midwife training...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 28 2018

The Taliban denied involvement in a WhatsApp message sent to reporters

Suicide attack on Afghan intelligence...

Suicide attack on Afghan intelligence...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 26 2018

Taliban and IS militants have repeatedly carried out deadly attacks in the Afghan capital

Two districts in southeastern Afghanistan...

Two districts in southeastern Afghanistan...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 25 2018

The Taliban attackers were eventually pushed back as the Afghan security forces received air