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Jan 22, 2019
65 killed in terrorist attack on Afghan intelligence base at Ghazni; Taliban claims responsibilityIn a substantial rise to the toll from the 12 announced previously, at least 65 people were killed in a Taliban-claimed attack on an Afghan intelligence base
Oct 03, 2018
Suicide bomber attacks election rally in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province; 13 killed, 40 injuredThe vote is scheduled for 20 October but it's unclear if the balloting will go ahead in areas controlled by the Taliban, who have seized several districts across the country in recent years and who carry out near-daily attacks. Tuesday's attack in Nangarhar targeted a rally for Abdul Naser Mohmand, an independent candidate, who was unharmed.
Oct 02, 2018
13 killed in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province as suicide bomber strikes election rallyAttahullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor, said some of the wounded are in critical condition, which increases concerns that the death toll could rise further.
Jun 04, 2018
Kabul bombing: 14 killed, 19 injured in attack on Afghan clerics; religious leaders had issued fatwa against suicide bombingA suicide bombing targeted a gathering of Afghanistan's top clerics on Monday in Kabul, killing at least 14 people and wounding 19, shortly after the clerics issued a fatwa against suicide bombings
Apr 15, 2018
At least four policemen dead after insurgents attack checkpoint in Afghanistan's Ghazni provinceNo one has claimed the attack, but the Taliban are active in the area and control large parts of the province.
Aug 01, 2016
Three Taliban fighters killed after truck bomb on expat guesthouse in KabulA powerful Taliban truck bomb struck a guesthouse housing foreigners in Kabul early on 1 August, officials said, just days after the deadliest attack in the Afghan capital for 15 years.
Apr 19, 2016
No justification for attacking civilians: UN chief Ban Ki-moon condemns Taliban attack in KabulUN chief Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday strongly condemned a Taliban suicide truck bombing in central Kabul which left 30 people dead and hundreds injured.
Apr 19, 2016
Attacks show insurgents can't meet forces Afghans on battlefield: UN on Taliban attacksThe United Nations mission in Afghanistan and the commander of international forces in the country are condemning Tuesday's Taliban attack on a government security agency in Kabul.