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Washington signals a probable delay in troop withdrawals from Afghanistan
Afghan Taliban hail deadly Paris attacks, say Charlie Hedbo cartoons ‘repugnant’

The Afghan Taliban on Thursday condemned the publication in France of further cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, and lauded last week’s deadly Islamist attack on the Charlie Hebdo magazine office in Paris.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

The Afghan Taliban on Thursday condemned the publication in France of further cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, and lauded last week’s deadly Islamist attack on the Charlie Hebdo magazine office in Paris.

Afghan Taliban hail deadly Paris attacks, say Charlie Hedbo cartoons ‘repugnant’
Multiple attacks kill 13 in Afghanistan as Nato deadline looms

Taliban insurgents killed at least 13 in a series of attacks in Afghanistan on Saturday, underlining worsening security as US-led Nato forces end their combat mission in the country.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

Taliban insurgents killed at least 13 in a series of attacks in Afghanistan on Saturday, underlining worsening security as US-led Nato forces end their combat mission in the country.

Multiple attacks kill 13 in Afghanistan as Nato deadline looms
Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani drops his Pashtun name from official documents
Kerry in Kabul to seek resolution of Afghan election dispute
Attempts to resume Afghan poll audit stall over criteria for discounting votes
US secretary of state pushes plan to ‘clean up’ disputed Afghan vote
Release of 88 Taliban fighters delayed after US protest, Afghan official says
Afghan president Hamid Karzai wants to defer signing of US deal
Four Nato troops killed by ‘Afghan police’
‘Hundreds’ of Afghan soldiers sacked over insider attacks
Suicide bomber kills at least 20 at Afghan funeral
Nato soldiers killed in Afghan blast
Teen bomber kills 6 in Kabul
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Teen bomber kills 6 in Kabul
Suicide attack in Kabul leaves 12 dead
Afghan president warns on immunity for foreign troops
Three Afghans killed in helicopter attack
Afghan government could collapse, new report says

The Afghan government could fall apart after Nato troops pull out in 2014, particularly if presidential elections that year are fraudulent, a report by the International Crisis Group said.

8 Oct 2012 - 3:47PM

The Afghan government could fall apart after Nato troops pull out in 2014, particularly if presidential elections that year are fraudulent, a report by the International Crisis Group said.

Afghan government could collapse, new report says
Suicide bomber kills 47 at Afghan mosque
Afghan insurgent attacks on Nato forces drop
Afghan bomb kills 15 wedding guests

A huge roadside bomb ripped through a minibus carrying guests to a wedding party in Afghanistan on Friday, killing at least 15 people and wounding 18 others.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

A huge roadside bomb ripped through a minibus carrying guests to a wedding party in Afghanistan on Friday, killing at least 15 people and wounding 18 others.

Afghan bomb kills 15 wedding guests
Suicide bomb rocks Kabul during Hagel's visit
Suicide truck bomb hits Nato base in Afghanistan

A suicide truck bomb attack on a joint Nato-Afghan army base in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday caused several casualties to Afghan forces.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

A suicide truck bomb attack on a joint Nato-Afghan army base in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday caused several casualties to Afghan forces.

Suicide truck bomb hits Nato base in Afghanistan
Suicide bomber kills 41 in Afghan mosque

A suicide bomber killed at least 41 people, including five children, when he struck at a mosque in northern Afghanistan after Eid al-Adha prayers on Friday, officials said.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

A suicide bomber killed at least 41 people, including five children, when he struck at a mosque in northern Afghanistan after Eid al-Adha prayers on Friday, officials said.

Suicide bomber kills 41 in Afghan mosque
Nato says war against Afghan’s Taliban being won
War-weary Afghans shrug off Obama re-election
Afghan presidential election set for next April
Afghan President Karzai suspends US talks after Taliban office row
Kidnapped US doctor rescued from Taliban
Afghanistan's intelligence chief wounded in assassination bid

Afghanistan’s controversial intelligence chief was wounded in an assassination attempt in Kabul on Thursday, officials said.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Afghanistan’s controversial intelligence chief was wounded in an assassination attempt in Kabul on Thursday, officials said.

Afghanistan's intelligence chief wounded in assassination bid