Afghanistan

Was World War I the cause of the emergence of the Soviet Union?

Sun, 13 Jun 2021 - 02:21 GMT

World War I saw the collapse of huge empires, including the Russian Empire of Tsar Nicholas II.

Egypt condemns Afghanistan bombing whose victims are mainly schoolgirls

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 09:13 GMT

The bombing carried out Saturday by Taliban, according to official statements, resulted in 58 deaths and 150 injuries.

Egypt condemns terror attack in Afghanistan expressing solidarity

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 11:06 GMT

Egypt condemned on Saturday the terror attack that targeted Pul-e-Alam city in Afghanistan near the capital incurring dozens of casualties.

Egypt condemns attack on UN convoy in Afghanistan

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 09:27 GMT

Egypt has strongly condemned an attack that targeted a UN convoy near Kabul, leaving five Afghan security members dead.

Afghan FM urges setting roadmap to expand cooperation with Egypt

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 02:01 GMT

Egypt's Minister of Foreign affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday a video call from his Afghan counterpart.

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

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