Associated Press in Kabul

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Taliban launch audacious attack on Kabul airport as Afghan poll audit starts

Militants armed with rocket-propelled grenades attacked Kabul International Airport in the Afghan capital on Thursday in one of the most audacious assaults on the facility to date.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Militants armed with rocket-propelled grenades attacked Kabul International Airport in the Afghan capital on Thursday in one of the most audacious assaults on the facility to date.

Taliban launch audacious attack on Kabul airport as Afghan poll audit starts
Afghan president to ban requests for foreign air strikes

If he issues the decree as promised, the move would pose a significant new challenge to government troops who have relied heavily on foreign air power to give them an advantage against insurgents.

17 Feb 2013 - 11:33AM

If he issues the decree as promised, the move would pose a significant new challenge to government troops who have relied heavily on foreign air power to give them an advantage against insurgents.

Afghan president to ban requests for foreign air strikes
Afghan inside attack puts US troop deaths at 2,000
US military deaths in Afghanistan reach 2,000

The killing of an American serviceman in firefight with allied Afghan soldiers pushed US military deaths in the war to 2,000, a cold reminder of the perils that remain in the 11-year conflict.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

The killing of an American serviceman in firefight with allied Afghan soldiers pushed US military deaths in the war to 2,000, a cold reminder of the perils that remain in the 11-year conflict.

US military deaths in Afghanistan reach 2,000
Afghan police burn 24 tonnes of narcotics on outskirts of Kabul
Suicide blast hits near US base in Afghan capital
9 Afghans killed in attack on Indian consulate
Six Afghan policemen shot dead at checkpoint
Afghan leader Hamid Karzai says US, Taliban are colluding

He accused the Taliban and the US of working in concert to convince Afghans that violence will worsen if most foreign troops leave as planned by the end of next year.

10 Mar 2013 - 6:05PM

He accused the Taliban and the US of working in concert to convince Afghans that violence will worsen if most foreign troops leave as planned by the end of next year.

Afghan leader Hamid Karzai says US, Taliban are colluding
Insurgents kill 10 at Afghan construction camp
Afghan police chief survives car bomb attack
Taliban suicide bomber kills 17 at Supreme Court
Afghanistan's Taliban say they killed 4 US troops
Four US soldiers killed in bomb attack in south Afghanistan
Taliban claim Afghan attack killing 2 Americans
Afghan violence falls in 2012, insider attacks rise