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.

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
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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.

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
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.

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.

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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.

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.

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