Afghanistan

Egypt condemns terror attack targeted Afghan vice president's convoy

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 05:34 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign affairs condemned, Thursday a terror attack targeting the Afghan vice president's convoy in Afghanistan’s capital which left many innocent people killed and injured.

Egypt condemns Afghanistan attacks, stresses rejection of violence

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 11:42 GMT

The two attacks caused the death of dozens of people including mothers and newborn babies.

Gunmen kill 6 workers of US-run Bagram airfield in Afghanistan

Fri, 17 Apr 2020 - 11:16 GMT

A group of armed men, believed to be affiliated with the Taliban group, opened fire on a group of civilian workers of the US-run Bagram airfield.

Gunmen attack Sikh religious complex in Afghan capital

Wed, 25 Mar 2020 - 05:55 GMT

It was not immediately clear how many attackers there were or who they were. It was not known if there were any casualties.

16 Taliban militants killed, injured in failed attack in eastern Afghanistan

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 12:47 GMT

The Afghan security forces repulsed a coordinated Taliban attack in eastern Laghman province of Afghanistan, inflicting heavy casualties on the assailant militants.

US military confirms plane crash in Afghanistan, disputes claims it was brought down

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 - 11:44 GMT

The US military said an E-11A aircraft crashed in Afghanistan's Ghazni province, but disputed claims that the Taliban had brought the military plane down.

Over 50 people wounded in explosion near Bagram airbase

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 09:52 GMT

At least 50 people were wounded after an explosion occurred in the Bagram district of northern Parwan province close to Bagram airbase on Wednesday morning.

Afghan suicide blast kill one, injure dozens in key U.S. base

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 09:41 GMT

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, but a provincial official said the casualties were all Afghans.

Car bomb explosion injures 13 civilians northern Afghanistan

Thu, 28 Nov 2019 - 08:36 GMT

A Taliban car bomb went off prematurely in a residential area in the northern Afghan province of Sar-e Pul.

Ten Daesh militants surrender to Afghan Special Forces in Nangarhar

Sat, 23 Nov 2019 - 09:22 GMT

The statement added that the Daesh militants also handed over 10 Ak-47 assault rifles to Special Forces.

Three Taliban militants killed in western Afghanistan

Sat, 02 Nov 2019 - 09:22 GMT

Afghanistan's Special Forces killed Three Taliban militants during a security raid in the western Afghan province of Herat.

Afghan president renews peace offer to Taliban

Sat, 26 Oct 2019 - 08:55 GMT

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said that sustainable peace is a top priority for Afghanistan, Pajhowk news agency reported on Saturday.

Afghanistan: 62 killed in two blasts in Nangarhar mosque

Sat, 19 Oct 2019 - 09:35 GMT

According to officials, explosives were placed inside the mosque and detonated when the worshipers were busy in prayer, Tolo News reported.

Egypt denounces Afghanistan mosque bombing that killed 62

Sat, 19 Oct 2019 - 06:52 GMT

Egypt strongly condemned the Afghanistan bombing that targeted a mosque during the Friday congregational prayer, killing 62 worshipers.

More Americans will die after Trump abruptly ends Afghan talks, Taliban say

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 - 11:47 GMT

President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel Afghan peace talks will cost more American lives, Taliban said

Taliban car bomb rocks Afghan capital near US Embassy area

Thu, 05 Sep 2019 - 09:20 GMT

At least three people were killed and another 30 wounded, a hospital director said.

24 policemen killed, injured in east Afghanistan explosion

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 - 02:23 GMT

Death toll from a car bomb explosion that took place in the eastern Afghan province of Ghazni climbed to four.

40 civilians killed, wounded in northern Afghanistan mortar attack

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 - 11:36 GMT

The 209th Shaheen Corps said in a statement that the Taliban militants shelled Khwaja Shabz Posh market earlier Friday.

Egypt sorry over South Asia, Afghanistan floods

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 04:27 GMT

The ministry expressed Egypt's support for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan in this ordeal.

Three U.S. service members, one contractor killed in Afghanistan

Mon, 08 Apr 2019 - 07:49 GMT

Three U.S. service members and a contractor were killed by an improvised explosive device on Monday near Bagram air base close to Kabul, the U.S. military said.

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