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    Hours-long battle ends in Kabul after militants killed

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 07:28pm on August 21, 2018

    An hours-long battle in the Afghan capital involving insurgent rocket attacks and military airstrikes ended Tuesday with the death of two militants...

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    The human cost of war for Afghan children

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 20, 2018

    WAR has had a terrible impact on children in Afghanistan. After almost two decades of United States development efforts,...

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    Afghanistan Trump’s ‘failed narco state’

    Reese Erlich  | Updated at 12:00am on August 17, 2018

    PRESIDENT Donald Trump is back on the stump, trumpeting his alleged triumphs since the 2016 election. Somehow, he never mentions Afghanistan....

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    Death toll in suicide attack on Afghan students revised down to 34

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 01:03pm on August 16, 2018

    Afghan authorities revised down on Thursday the death toll from a suicide bomb attack on an educational centre in Kabul to 34 from...

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    Dozens killed in Afghanistan

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 11:50pm on August 15, 2018

    A Taliban attack on an Afghan military outpost killed up to 44 policemen and soldiers on Wednesday, while a separate suicide blast in Kabul killed...

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    Dozens of casualties reported after Taliban attack on Afghan base

    Reuters | Updated at 01:53pm on August 15, 2018

    A Taliban attack on a military outpost in the northern province of Baghlan in the early hours of Wednesday killed as many as 44 Afghan...

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    US launches airstrikes as Taliban attack Afghan city

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 01:05pm on August 10, 2018

    US forces launched airstrikes Friday to counter a major Taliban assault on an Afghan provincial capital, where terrified residents cowered in their homes amid...

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    Taliban from enemy to ally

    Paul Rogers | Updated at 12:00am on August 05, 2018

    BEHIND the scenes, a remarkable new alliance is being sought in Afghanistan....

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    Suicide bombers kill 29 inside Afghan mosque

    Agence France-Presse . Khost | Updated at 12:41am on August 04, 2018

    Burqa-clad suicide bombers struck a Shia mosque in eastern Afghanistan Friday as it was crowded with worshippers for weekly prayers, killing at least 29 people...

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    Afghan midwife training centre attacked, 2 dead

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 12:30am on July 29, 2018

    An hours-long extremists attack on a midwife training centre in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday killed at least two people and wounded five, police said, as...