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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.

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.

“Taliban infiltrators” kill 23 Afghan soldiers in Ghazni

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 09:24 GMT

The incident occurred in Marawar village, in Qarabagh district, and was carried out by seven attackers, according to the source.

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.

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.

For Trump the dealmaker, troop pullouts without much in return

Tue, 22 Oct 2019 - 08:39 GMT

President Donald Trump has now to some extent at least obliged all three — but without getting much of anything in return.

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.

Sisi: Terrorism is ‘monster’ sustained by some countries

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 - 10:58 GMT

Sisi referred to terrorism as “cancer” and a “monster” that has gone out of control of the entities that initiated it.

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.

8 Taliban militants killed, wounded in Farah airstrike

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 - 09:46 GMT

Military officials said the airstrike killed five Taliban militants and wounded three others.

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.

Saudi Arabia strips Osama bin Laden's son of citizenship

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 - 02:02 GMT

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia stripped on Friday the son of slain al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden of his citizenship.

Afghan conflict had highest number of civilian casualties in 2018: UN report

Sun, 24 Feb 2019 - 12:55 GMT

The highest number of civilian casualties was registered in the Afghan conflict in 2018, according a new UN report.

Round of U.S.-Taliban talks ends with progress on draft peace deal: Taliban officials

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 - 01:56 GMT

Taliban negotiators and United States officials meeting in Qatar on Saturday finalised clauses to be included in a draft agreement to end the 17-year-old Afghan war.

Senior Taliban leader to join talks with U.S. in Doha

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 - 10:08 GMT

Taliban’s new political leader is expected to join a meeting with U.S. officials in Doha.

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.

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