Latest News on Helmand Province
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Mar 01, 2018
German national believed to be military adviser to Taliban arrested in Afghanistan's Helmand provinceA German national believed to be a military advisor to the Taliban in Afghanistan has been arrested in the insurgency-racked province of Helmand
Dec 17, 2017
Afghanistan: 11 policemen killed by Taliban on checkpoints in Helmand province, say officialsAn Afghan official says Taliban insurgents have attacked checkpoints in the southern Helmand province, killing 11 police.
Aug 23, 2017
Taliban suicide bomber kills 5 in Afghanistan a day after Donald Trump's decision to send more troopsA Taliban suicide bomber killed five civilians and wounded 25 others in southern Afghanistan on Wednesday, an official said.
Jul 22, 2017
Errant US airstrike kills 16 Afghan police officers in Afghanistan's Helmand provinceAn errant US airstrike confirmed by the Pentagon killed 12 Afghan National Police officers and wounded two others, Helmand provincial police chief said
Jul 09, 2017
Afghanistan forces kill 200 Taliban militants in one week in clashes for Nawa district's controlThe government forces backed by helicopter gunships have been targeting Taliban positions over the past week
Jul 03, 2017
54 Taliban militants killed during Afghanistan Army operations in Helmand provinceUp to 54 Taliban insurgents were killed in Afghan Army operations over the past 24 hours in southern Helmand province.
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.
Mar 28, 2016
Attack in volatile south kills eight policemen in Afghanistan's Gereshk district, says officialAn Afghan official says overnight attacks by the Taliban on two police checkpoints in the volatile south killed at least eight policemen
May 13, 2015
Seven people killed as gunmen open fire in Afghanistan govt officeAt least seven people were killed and seven wounded when gunmen opened fire in a government office in Afghanistan's southern province of Helmand on Wed
Apr 29, 2014
Sasha the labrador killed in Afghanistan gets bravery medalA report by the Telegraph said that Sasha was credited with saving many lives by finding hidden weapons caches and boobytrap bombs in Helmand province.