Afghanistan: Massive blast reported near foreign embassies in Kabul; 18 wounded, heavy casualties feared
A huge blast rocked Kabul on Saturday in the latest apparent attack in the Afghan capital
13 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan's Kunduz province; military aircraft targeted gathering, says army official
A total of 13 militants have been confirmed killed in an airstike at a Taliban hideout in Kunduz province of Afghanistan on Sunday, an army official said.
At least three US troops were wounded on Saturday when an Afghan soldier opened fire at them at a military base in northern Afghanistan
The lights at the Eiffel Tower will be switched off Thursday night to honour the scores of victims from the huge truck bomb that struck Afghanistan's capital
At least 11 soldiers were killed and nine wounded when Taliban militants attacked a military base in Afghanistan's Kandhar province on Monday night.
Eight Afghan army soldiers were killed early Sunday morning when a military helicopter crashed in northern Baghlan province, officials said.
Afghanistan's army is now carrying out virtually all ground operations in the country on its own but has problems, including dealing with booby traps, mines and other potentially deadly explosive devices, the Afghan Defense Ministry's spokesman said Wednesday during a visit to NATO.
The attack comes three days after a would-be car bomber was shot dead by police in downtown Kabul.