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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.
Jan 11, 2017
Kabul blasts: Twin explosions cause devastation, deathTwin explosions took place near the Afghan parliament in Kabul on Tuesday, killing 27 and wounding 70
Jan 11, 2017
Afghanistan bombings: Death toll rises to 50 in blasts across three citiesBombings across three Afghan cities including Kabul killed around 50 people on Tuesday, in a day of carnage that shattered a relative lull in violence as Taliban insurgents escalate a deadly winter campaign.
Jan 11, 2017
Afghanistan takes veiled potshot at Pakistan, urges UNSC to take action against state-sponsored terrorismA day after an international meeting in Islamabad to pave way for peace talks between Kabul and the Taliban, Afghanistan launched a stinging attack on Pakistan for aiding terrorist groups and asked the Security Council to take action on governments promoting extremist violence.