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Aug 25, 2016
Afghanistan: Attack on Kabul American university kills 12, injures 45At least 12 people were killed after militants stormed the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul, officials said on Thursday, in a nearly 10-hour raid that prompted anguished pleas for help from trapped students.
Dec 11, 2015
Afghanistan spy chief resigns after fallout with Ashraf Ghani over PakistanThe head of Afghanistan's main intelligence agency resigned on Thursday over disagreements with President Ashraf Ghani, laying bare divisions that have hindered efforts to fight the growing Taliban insurgency.
Sep 04, 2014
Taliban fighter detonate truck bomb, 18 dead and 150 injuredTaliban insurgents detonated two powerful truck bombs outside the office of Afghanistan's spy agency which killed 18 people.
Feb 19, 2014
Pak Taliban puts down conditions for ceasefireThe Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on Wednesday put forward their demands for a ceasefire with the government, days after killing 23 security personnel who had been captured in 2010, a leading Pakistani daily reported.
Feb 12, 2014
Pakistan: 9 anti-Taliban militiamen killedMilitants killed nine members of an anti-Taliban militia on Wednesday in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar, police said.
Jan 22, 2014
50 militants killed in air strikes in north PakistanThe former interim chief of the Pakistani Taliban was among 50 militants, including 36 foreign fighters, killed in heavy air strikes in the lawless North Waziristan region, military sources said today.
Jan 20, 2014
Taliban bomb attack: Toll climbs to 13 in PakistanA Taliban suicide bomber blew himself near Pakistan's main military headquarters on Monday, killing 13 people just a day after the militants struck inside an army compound in the northwest of the country killing 20 troops, officials and militants said.
Dec 27, 2013
Afghan forces kill eight Taliban militantsAfghan army special forces on Friday launched an operation in the country's eastern province in which eight Taliban insurgents were killed, authorities said.
Dec 18, 2013
Afghanistan: 3 killed in Taliban attack on US baseAt least three people were killed early on Wednesday when Afghan Taliban attacked a US forces' supply base in an eastern province of Afghanistan, sources said.
Dec 17, 2013
Pakistan refuses to take military action against TalibanPakistan ruled out military action against the Taliban on Tuesday and promised to persuade insurgents to lay down their weapons through peace negotiations.