About 50 security forces were killed in attacks late on Sunday by Taliban fighters on checkposts around the southwestern city of Farah and nearby districts that triggered hours of fighting,…
A delegation of Afghanistan's High Peace Council (HPC) members who also attended the meeting, in addition, said that the land-locked country would not need the help of any foreign power after…
More than a year after President Donald Trump announced his South Asia strategy, Mattis said it is based on four Rs and one S being "sustain it".
A Taliban spokesperson said that the aircraft crashed after militants shot it down.
Three people died near the gate of the prison on the eastern outskirts of Kabul, and three were injured, another government official said.
The Islamic State terrorist group now has over 2,000 members in Afghanistan, Defence Minister, Hilaluddin Helal underlined.
Early this year, US President Donald Trump had suspended $300 million in security aid to Pakistan.
But the fact any Afghans turned out to vote was an achievement in itself, some observers noted.
No one immediately claimed the attack. The Taliban and an Islamic State affiliate are both active in Nangarhar.
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the bombing, which appeared to have been the most serious of a day marked by a series of smaller-scale attacks that caused dozens of casualties…
Three rockets also struck the Kunduz provincial capital, but there were no casualties.
Thousands of people cross into the two neighbours every day for business, medical treatment and meet relatives.