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Dec 25, 2018
Afghanistan: Suicide bomber, extremists attack govt building in Kabul; 43 killed, 10 injuredIt was the deadliest assault in Kabul since a suicide bomber blew himself up in the middle of a religious gathering last month, killing at least 55 people.
Dec 11, 2018
Afghanistan: 12 people including four security forces killed in Kabul suicide bombing; Taliban claims attack on convoyIn November Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani said nearly 30,000 soldiers and police officers have been killed since 2015 - a figure far higher than anything previously acknowledged.
Sep 09, 2018
20 security forces killed in Afghanistan as country marks 17th death anniversary of anti-Taliban leaderThe attacks near Afghanistan capital Kabul came on the eve of the death anniversary of Ahmad Shah Masoud, who led the resistance to the Taliban in the 1990s.
Jul 10, 2018
Suicide attack near Afghan security forces vehicle in Jalalabad kills 10, sets nearby petrol station aflameThe explosion in the eastern city of Jalalabad also left at least four people wounded and set a nearby petrol station alight, provincial governor spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told AFP.
Jan 21, 2018
Kabul attack: Afghan security forces end 12-hour siege at luxury hotel; all three assailants killed, six people deadGunmen killed at least five people and wounded eight others in an attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel
Jan 13, 2018
Afghanistan security forces kill 26 armed insurgents in 24 hours in country-wide operationsAt least 26 armed insurgents have been killed and 16 injured since security forces in Afghanistan launched operations across country over the past 24 hours
Oct 12, 2017
India highlights need to strengthen Afghanistan defence forces at SCO contact group meetIndia has shared in the just-concluded meeting of SCO-Afghanistan 'Contact Group' its perspective on the situation in Afghanistan, including challenges posed by terrorism from beyond its border and the need to strengthen Afghan security forces, the external affairs ministry said on Thursday.
Sep 28, 2017
Kabul airport attack: US responds with airstrike, injures several civiliansAn American airstrike on insurgents in Kabul Wednesday caused "several casualties" after a missile "malfunctioned"
May 29, 2017
Australia to deploy more troops in Afghanistan following NATO's requestAustralia will deploy more troops in Afghanistan to conduct advisory and training missions to the Afghan security forces following a request from NATO, Defence Minister Marise Payne said on Monday.
Apr 30, 2017
Afghan forces kill 43 militants including 17 Islamic State fighters in multiple anti-terror opsAt least 43 militants including 17 Islamic State fighters were killed in military operations in Afghanistan, the Interior Ministry said on Sunday