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Three killed in blasts in Afghan city of Jalalabad, sources say

The fatalities occurred during a series of five blasts, the sources, who said they had received information from hospitals and eyewitnesses

Three killed in blasts in Afghan city of Jalalabad, sources say

No instance that Zia fired a single shot at Pakistani forces: PM Hasina

Sheikh Hasina said Mustaque, Rashid and Farooq during their interviews with the BBC admitted that Ziaur Rahman was always with them

No instance that Zia fired a single shot at Pakistani forces: PM Hasina

Afghanistan

US asks citizens to leave Kabul airport gates ‘immediately’

The alert gave no further details on what the security threats might be, but it followed Thursday’s attack that killed scores of people including 13 US servicemen

This 27 August 2021, satellite image courtesy of MAXAR, military aircraft at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul. Last-ditch evacuation flights took off from Kabul airport on Friday, a day after twin suicide bombings on crowds trying to flee Taliban-controlled Afghanistan

Govt engages to evacuate stranded Bangladeshis from Afghanistan: Momen

Not detailing the efforts taken by the government to evacuate the Bangladesh nationals from Afghanistan, the foreign minister said that the stranded Bangladeshis would get all support from Dhaka

Govt engages to evacuate stranded Bangladeshis from Afghanistan: Momen

Afghanistan

Toll from Kabul airport blasts nearing 100, US braces for more ISIS attacks

Video shot by Afghan journalists showed dozens of bodies strewn around a canal on the edge of the airport. At least two blasts and gunfire rocked the area, witnesses said

Injured people from a twin blast at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan on 26 August 2021

Afghanistan

At least 28 Taliban among dead in Kabul airport blasts: Taliban official

At least 28 members of the Taliban were among the people killed in explosions overnight outside the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, a Taliban official told Reuters

A screen grab shows people carrying an injured person to a hospital after an attack at Kabul airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan on 26 August 2021

Haqqani network: Afghanistan's most feared militants

Some of the Taliban's top leaders are gathering in Kabul to discuss the formation of a new Afghan government -- including a representative from the Haqqani network, the country's most feared militants

Haqqani network: Afghanistan's most feared militants

Afghan Air Force pilot killed in Kabul blast

An Afghan Air Force pilot was killed in an explosion that targeted his vehicle in Chahar Asiab district of Afghanistan's Kabul on Saturday, TOLO News reported citing sources

Afghan security personnel and Afghan militia fighting against Taliban, stand guard in Enjil district of Herat province on 30 July 2021.

Nigeria bombs gunmen camp, kills 78: military

Nigerian forces have killed 78 gunmen, known locally as bandits, during military operations including air strikes in northwestern Zamfara state, the air force said

Nigeria bombs gunmen camp, kills 78: military

Japan marks 76th anniversary of US atomic bombing on Hiroshima

Japan on Friday marked 76 years since the world's first atomic bomb attack, with low-key ceremonies and disappointment over a refusal by Olympics organisers to hold a minute's silence

Japan marks 76th anniversary of US atomic bombing on Hiroshima
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