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  1. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Taliban suicide bomber strikes in Kabul, leaving three Nato soldiers dead

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 10:52pm by AFP

    ... Suicide bomber strikes in Kabul US troops carry the body of a comrade after a Taliban suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden car into a Nato convoy close to the US embassy in Kabul yesterday, killing two Americans and one Polish soldier as well as wounding at least 13 civilians. Nato troops gave first-aid to bloodstained comrades beside the wrecked remains of a military vehicle ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1593988/taliban-suicide-bomber-strikes-kabul-leaving-three-nato-soldiers-dead
  2. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Bowe Bergdahl smiling in photo with Afghan militant chief while captive

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 09:06pm by Reuters

    ... of operations and financial chief for the Haqqani network. The group is blamed for some of the deadliest and most spectacular attacks on Nato and Afghan troops in Afghanistan. A drone strike killed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1552145/bowe-bergdahl-smiling-photo-afghan-militant-chief-while-captive
  3. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Kabul army general says Pakistan could end Afghan war ‘in weeks’

    Posted Jul 03rd 2013, 11:25am by Agence France-Presse in Kabul

    ... Pakistan could end the Afghan war “in weeks” if it were serious about peace, and is complicit in US drone strikes despite its denunciations of the anti-militant campaign, Afghanistan’s ... drone strikes in Pakistan’s northwest. “US has not started drone attacks on their own,” the Afghan army chief said, arguing that Islamabad had “given the lists” of militants it wants taken out. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1274490/kabul-army-general-says-pakistan-could-end-afghan-war-weeks
  4. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Nato probes Afghan airstrike that ‘killed child’

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 05:48pm by AFP

    ... people, we won’t sign this BSA.” The airstrike was launched from an unmanned drone and hit the village of Faqiran in Helmand on Thursday morning, the statement said. Nato’s International Security Assistance Force said that the strike targeted an insurgent riding on a motorbike, but it did not confirm that a drone was involved. Karzai, who is due to step down ahead of presidential elections ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1368734/nato-probes-afghan-airstrike-killed-child
  5. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Five American soldiers killed by coalition air strike in Afghanistan

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 10:03pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kabul Five Nato soldiers killed by coalition air strike Nato has launched an investigation into the deaths of five US soldiers in southern Afghanistan as local officials blamed a "friendly fire" error by a coalition air strike. Friendly fire incidents have been rare in Afghanistan in recent years, though five Afghan soldiers were killed in a Nato ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1529473/five-american-soldiers-killed-coalition-air-strike-afghanistan
  6. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghan soldier guns down US general in Kabul insider attack

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 05:39pm by AFP

    ... as a “cowardly” strike against Afghan and Nato officers. “It is the work of those enemies who do not want to see Afghanistan have its own strong institutions,” he said. General Mohammed Afzal Aman, ... In February this year, two Afghan men wearing military uniforms shot dead two US soldiers in the eastern province of Kapisa. Also on Tuesday, Afghan officials accused an ISAF air strike of killing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1567701/afghan-soldier-guns-down-us-general-kabul-insider-attack
  7. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Video of Bowe Bergdahl’s release the Taliban’s latest propaganda strike

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 09:34pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Kabul Footage of handover ofcaptured US soldier the group's latest propaganda strike Taliban embrace the media as a weapon The Taliban shunned television and even ... who was exchanged for five Taliban held in Guantanamo Bay, was the Islamist force's latest powerful media strike against the troops they have also been fighting by more conventional means ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1526048/video-bowe-bergdahls-release-talibans-latest-propaganda-strike
  8. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Kerry in Kabul to seek resolution of Afghan election dispute

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 01:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Kabul

    ... in the Muslim world, with US President Barack Obama overnight authorising airstrikes on Islamist extremists in Iraq. Obama said the strikes were necessary to prevent “genocide” being carried out ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1569086/kerry-kabul-seek-resolution-afghan-election-dispute
  9. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    US troops to remain in Afghanistan until end of 2016 to ‘finish the job’

    Posted May 28th 2014, 09:03pm by AP

    ... with striking significant blows against al-Qaeda's leadership, eliminating Osama bin Laden and preventing Afghanistan from being used as a base for strikes against the US. He said: "Now ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1520591/us-troops-leave-afghanistan-end-2016
  10. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Four Taliban die in shootout at Indian consulate in Afghanistan

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 10:37pm by AFP

    ... detonating an explosives-packed car. In 2008, a car bomb at the Indian embassy in Kabul killed 60 people and the embassy was again hit by a suicide strike in 2009. And in 2010, two guesthouses ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1519150/four-taliban-die-shootout-indian-consulate-afghanistan

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