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Gunmen open fire at memorial for Shiite leader Abdul Ali Mazari in Afghanistan’s Kabul; 27 killed, 55 injured
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Gunmen open fire at memorial for Shiite leader Abdul Ali Mazari in Afghanistan’s Kabul; 27 killed, 55 injured

Gunmen killed at least 27 people and wounded at least 55 others in Afghanistan capital on Friday at a remembrance ceremony for a minority Shiite leader, officials said.

US conducts first airstrike against Taliban since peace deal; spokesperson calls act 'defensive' to prevent assault on Afghan forces
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US conducts first airstrike against Taliban since peace deal; spokesperson calls act 'defensive' to prevent assault on Afghan forces

Based on the US-Taliban deal, peace negotiations between the warring Afghan sides are supposed to begin on 10 March.

Five killed, 12 wounded in suicide blast in front of Marshal Fahim Military Academy in Afghanistan's Kabul; responsibility for attack yet to be claimed
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Five killed, 12 wounded in suicide blast in front of Marshal Fahim Military Academy in Afghanistan's Kabul; responsibility for attack yet to be claimed

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack near the entrance to the government-run defence university

Serial blasts in Kabul leave four soldiers injured; no immediate claim of responsibility from Taliban or Islamic insurgent groups
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Serial blasts in Kabul leave four soldiers injured; no immediate claim of responsibility from Taliban or Islamic insurgent groups

The explosion targeted the Kabul Military Training Center on the western edge of Kabul, Interior Ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi tweeted

Suicide blast at Kabul wedding: Toll rises to 80; deadliest attack in Afghanistan's capital since January 2018 which claimed 103 lives
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Suicide blast at Kabul wedding: Toll rises to 80; deadliest attack in Afghanistan's capital since January 2018 which claimed 103 lives

The bloodshed comes as the US and the Taliban continue to seek an agreement that would see the US reduce its troop presence

Car bomb attack near police station in Kabul leaves at least 95 wounded; Taliban claims responsibility for blast
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Car bomb attack near police station in Kabul leaves at least 95 wounded; Taliban claims responsibility for blast

Scores of people were wounded when a Taliban car bomb detonated in Kabul on Wednesday, sending a massive plume of smoke over the capital and shattering windows far from the blast site.

At least seven killed, 21 injured as three blasts rock Kabul; no group has claimed responsibility for attacks, says official
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At least seven killed, 21 injured as three blasts rock Kabul; no group has claimed responsibility for attacks, says official

At least seven people were killed and 21 wounded by three blasts that rocked Kabul on Thursday ahead of the election season.

Four Afghan security forces killed after Taliban insurgents attack hotel despite US-led efforts to end war
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Four Afghan security forces killed after Taliban insurgents attack hotel despite US-led efforts to end war

Four Afghan security forces were killed Saturday when Taliban insurgents attacked a hotel, officials said, as violence continues across Afghanistan.

Kabul blast: At least 10 killed, 19 injured in explosion at UK security firm's compound, Taliban claims responsibility
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Kabul blast: At least 10 killed, 19 injured in explosion at UK security firm's compound, Taliban claims responsibility

The attack came just hours after Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced the formation of a team for prospective peace talks with the Taliban, as the United Nations renewed calls for direct negotiations between Kabul and the militants.

Taliban blow up ambulance packed with explosives in Kabul, kill 103, wound 235; four suspects arrested
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Taliban blow up ambulance packed with explosives in Kabul, kill 103, wound 235; four suspects arrested

An explosives-packed ambulance blew up in a crowded area of Kabul on Saturday, killing at least 95 people and wounding 158 others, officials said, in one of the biggest blasts to rock the war-torn city in recent years

95 killed, 158 injured after Taliban explodes ambulance packed with explosives in Kabul
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95 killed, 158 injured after Taliban explodes ambulance packed with explosives in Kabul

An ambulance packed with explosives blew up in a crowded area of Kabul on Saturday, killing 95 people and wounding 158 others, officials said, in an attack claimed by the Taliban

Kabul hotel attack: Death toll rises to six, 150 people rescued; Taliban claims responsibility
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Kabul hotel attack: Death toll rises to six, 150 people rescued; Taliban claims responsibility

Gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Kabul killing at least six people, including a foreigner, sparking a twelve hour fight with security forces

Multiple blasts at Shiite cultural centre in Kabul rock Afghanistan; 40 killed, many others injured
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Multiple blasts at Shiite cultural centre in Kabul rock Afghanistan; 40 killed, many others injured

At least 40 people were killed and many others wounded in multiple blasts at a Shiite cultural centre in Kabul on Thursday, officials said