At least eight policemen and 10 civilians were killed in the suicide attack, Afghan channel Tolo News reported
The price of opium as it left farms in war-torn Afghanistan this year soared by 55% to almost $1.4 billion', said the UN Office on Drugs and Crime
This would be a part of the USD 1 billion deal to provide 159 helicopters to the Afghan forces until 2024.
The Trump administration made IS as an excuse to drop a massive bomb in Afghanistan on April 2017
At least one person was killed in the attack after gunmen stormed the TV station in Kabul
Shamshad TV, a Pashto language station that broadcasts nationwide, was attacked
Afghanistan`s telecoms regulator wrote to internet service providers this week ordering them to block the messaging services WhatsApp and Telegram but it was not immediately clear whether they had complied.
Reuters reported there were numerous casualties, quoting Afghan officials.