Friday, 25 June 2021
Taliban capture Afghanistan's main Tajikistan border crossing
The seizure of Shir Khan Bandar, in the far north of Afghanistan, about 50 kilometres from Kunduz city, is the most significant gain for the Taliban since the US began the final stage of its troop ...
23 Jun 2021, 14:28
Turkey offers to run Kabul airport after NATO's Afghan withdrawal-officials
Turkey has offered to guard and run Kabul's airport after the United States and other NATO forces withdraw from Afghanistan
08 Jun 2021, 22:38
At least 11 killed as roadside bomb hits bus in Afghanistan
A roadside bomb struck a bus in Afghanistan overnight killing at least 11 people just hours before the Taliban announced a three-day ceasefire to mark this week's Eid al-Fitr holiday, the interior ...
10 May 2021, 13:11
Taliban, Afghan forces clash as US hands over base
Fighting between Afghan government forces and the Taliban has left more than 100 insurgents dead in the past 24 hours, the defense ministry said Sunday as it took control of a US military base in a ...
03 May 2021, 10:19
NATO says Afghanistan withdrawal has begun
NATO has started the withdrawal of its mission from Afghanistan following a decision by President Joe Biden to bring US forces home, an alliance official said Thursday
30 Apr 2021, 20:54
10 years after his death, Bin Laden still haunts Pakistan
Bin Laden had been living in seclusion for at least five years in Abbottabad, hidden behind the high walls of an imposing white building less than two kilometres from a renowned military academy
28 Apr 2021, 12:00
'Time to end' US war in Afghanistan with total pullout: Biden
US president Joe Biden announced Wednesday it's "time to end" America's longest war with the unconditional withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan
15 Apr 2021, 11:14
Afghans in shock after three female media workers killed
The killings have escalated since peace talks began last year between the Afghan government and the Taliban, sparking fears that the insurgents are eliminating perceived opponents
03 Mar 2021, 14:52
Gunmen kill Afghan radio journalist in car ambush
Besmullah Adel Aimaq, editor-in-chief of Voice of Ghor radio, was killed en route to Firoz Koh city, the capital of Ghor province, said Aref Aber, the governor's spokesman
02 Jan 2021, 12:56
25 militants killed in Afghanistan attack
At least 25 militants were killed and eight others injured after Afghan security forces repelled a Taliban attack in Laghman province, a government spokesman said on Monday.
08 Sep 2020, 09:33