Egypt strongly condemns terrorist attack in Kabul Sunday

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 02:54 GMT

Egypt condemned on the Sunday in the strongest terms the missile attack that targeted residential districts in Afghan capital, Kabul.

Egypt condemns terrorist attack on educational center in Kabul

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 08:06 GMT

Egypt vehemently condemned the terrorist attack on an educational center in Kabul, leaving behind scores dead and injured.

Egypt's Islamic institution Al Azhar slams Kabul mosque attack

Fri, 12 Jun 2020 - 03:03 GMT

Al Azhar, Egypt's top religious authority, condemned on Friday a terror attack that targeted a mosque during Friday prayers in Kabul killing and wounding a number of worshipers.

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 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.

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.

Car bomb explosion in Kandahar leaves one dead

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 - 09:39 GMT

No group, including Taliban, has claimed responsibility for this attack.

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.

Afghan Special Forces kill, detain 7 Taliban militants in Kabul, Kapisa

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 09:13 GMT

Military officials said the Special Forces arrested the Taliban militant in Kabul district of Kabul province.

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

Egypt condemns Kabul bombing that killed 16

Wed, 04 Sep 2019 - 04:20 GMT

The attack which took place on Monday claimed the lives of 16 people and wounded 119 others, media cited officials as saying. Taliban claimed responsibility for the bombing.

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.

Death toll of attack on Shiite gathering in Afghan capital rises to 11

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 11:16 GMT

An attack on a Shiite Muslim gathering in Kabul on Thursday has left 11 people dead.

Taliban appoints new political leader to join US-Taliban peace talks

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 - 08:09 GMT

A co-founder of the Taliban was appointed as the leader of its political office in Qatar to strengthen its hand in peace talks.

Attack on government building in Afghan capital leaves 43 dead-official

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 - 09:49 GMT

Afghan authorities on Tuesday collected 43 bodies from a government compound in the capital Kabul that was targeted by a suicide bomber and extremists armed with assault rifles on Monday.

Trump to withdraw 'significant' troops from Afghanistan

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 01:10 GMT

US President Donald Trump has decided to pull a significant number of troops from Afghanistan.

Attack on Afghan intelligence service team kills four

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 - 06:19 GMT

An attack targeting members of Afghanistan's main intelligence agency just outside the capital Kabul on Tuesday killed at least four people.

At least 10 killed in attack at UK security firm's Kabul compound

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - 12:10 GMT

At least 10 people were killed after a massive blast outside a British security company's compound in Kabul late Wednesday, officials said.

Afghans set to vote amid chaos, corruption and Taliban threats

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Afghans vote in parliamentary elections overshadowed by chaotic organisation, allegations of corruption and the threat of violence after decades of war.

At least 20 killed in twin blasts on Kabul wrestling club

Thu, 06 Sep 2018 - 02:20 GMT

At least 20 people have been killed including two Afghan journalists after twin blasts at a Kabul wrestling club on Wednesday that left another 70 wounded.