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Afghanistan ambassador to Spain hurt in Barcelona mugging

The assailants attacked Humayoon Rasaw late Sunday on a street in the centre of town, throwing him to the ground to steal his watch, a police spokeswoman said.

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Death toll reaches 123 in multiple bomb blasts in Afghanistan's Jalalabad

A series of bombings struck restaurants and public squares on Monday in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad as the country marked the 100th anniversary of its independence. 

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Afghanistan: President Ashraf Ghani vows to eliminate Islamic State; says 'will take revenge for our people'

'We will avenge the blood of our people, every drop of it,' Ashraf Ghani said.

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Afghanistan: At least 66 injured after serial blasts hit Jalalabad on Independence Day

So far no group has claimed the responsibility for the 10 bombs which struck the city.

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Kabul's glitzy wedding industry fears for future after attack

Wedding hall owners and betrothed couples alike are wondering what's next after Saturday's attack, when an Islamic State bomber killed at least 63 guests and staff and wounded scores more during…

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Serial blasts in Afghanistan's Jalalabad on Independence Day, 34 injured

No group claimed responsibility for the 10 bombs but both Islamic State (IS) and the Taliban militants operate in the area.

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Afghanistan slams Pakistan's 'reckless' claim that Kashmir issue may impact peace process

Pakistan's Ambassador to US Asad Maheed Khan in an interview said the current India Pakistan escalation 'comes at a wrong time' as it could impact the Afghan peace process.

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US president Donald Trump hails 'very good' discussions with the Taliban

'We're having very good discussions with the Taliban. We're having very good discussions with the Afghan government,' Trump told reporters

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Afghanistan: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemns Kabul attack that killed 63

The UN chief expressed 'his deepest sympathies to the families of the victims and the Government and people of Afghanistan,' spokesman Stephane Dujarric said in a statement.

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Afghanistan: Islamic State claims responsibility for wedding suicide attack in Kabul

A suicide bomber killed 63 people and wounded 182 in an attack on a packed wedding reception in the Afghan capital, the Afghan interior ministry said on Sunday.

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Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani condemns Kabul suicide attack that killed 63, says Taliban can't escape blame

'I strongly condemn the inhumane attack on the wedding hall in Kabul last night. My top priority for now is to reach out to the families of victims of this barbaric attack,' Ashraf Ghani tweeted…

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Fears in US of bad peace deal with the Taliban

In recent days several US officials have suggested that an accord could be imminent in discussions with the Taliban in Qatar.

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63 killed, 182 injured as blast rips through wedding party in Afghanistan's Kabul

More than 1,000 people had been invited, one witness said, as fears grew that it could be the deadliest attack in Kabul this year. 

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Many feared dead as bomb rips through wedding party in Afghanistan's Kabul

Dozens of people feared dead or wounded, according to officials; more than 1,000 people had been invited to the party, say witnesses. 

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Afghans in limbo ahead of Independence Day amid concerns over election, US-Taliban talks

On Monday, the Taliban and the United States finished the eighth round of peace talks in Doha.

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