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Apr 24, 2017
Afghan army chief, defence minister resign following Taliban attack at Balkh military baseAfghanistan's army chief and defence minister resigned on Monday, following a Taliban attack over the weekend that struck a northern army base, killing more than 100 military and other personnel, officials said.
Apr 22, 2017
Taliban kills more than 100 Afghan troops in army base attack; days after US dropped MOABMore than 100 Afghan soldiers were killed and wounded in a coordinated Taliban attack on an army base in northern Afghanistan, the country's defence ministry said Saturday.
Apr 05, 2017
Taliban attack: 6 killed in Lahore, including Pakistani census workersAt least six people, including four Pakistan army officials were killed and twenty others were injured in a suicide blast in Lahore on Wednesday.
Mar 23, 2017
Taliban captures key district, Sangin, in Southern AfghanistanThe Taliban captured a key district in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province on Thursday while in the country's north, an officer turned his rifle on sleeping colleagues, killing nine policemen, officials said.
Mar 20, 2017
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif orders reopening of border with Afghanistan amid tense tiesPakistan on Monday ordered the border with Afghanistan to be reopened "immediately", a month after it was closed amid soaring tensions as Islamabad and Kabul accused one another of providing safe haven for militants.
Mar 08, 2017
Kabul attack: Gunmen hit Afghanistan's largest military hospital; no casualties reported so farAn explosion and gunfire rattled Kabul's diplomatic district Wednesday as insurgents dressed as doctors attacked Afghanistan's largest military hospital, officials said.
Mar 02, 2017
Kabul twin blasts: Death toll rises to 22, at least 120 injuredKabul: The death toll in the Kabul suicide bombings claimed by Taliban has risen to 22 while 120 people have sustained injuries, a media report said on Thursday.
Feb 27, 2017
Taliban releases public statement asking Afghans to 'plant more trees'... no, reallyThe Taliban in Afghanistan used a rare public statement in the name of its leader, Haibatullah Akhundzada, to call on Afghans to plant more trees for worldly and other-worldly good.
Feb 07, 2017
Afghanistan blasts: Suicide bomber kills at least 19 near Supreme Court in KabulA suicide bomber attacked Afghanistan's Supreme Court just as staff were leaving work Tuesday, killing at least 19 people and injuring 41.
Jan 24, 2017
Germany denies asylum to Afghanistan refugees, deports 26 migrants to KabulThe men were the second batch of would-be refugees denied asylum by German authorities and deported, despite growing insecurity in Afghanistan.