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    170 casualties as violence rocks chaotic Afghan elections

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on October 21, 2018

    Nearly 170 Afghans were killed or wounded in poll-related violence on Saturday, officials said, as the legislative election turned chaotic with many polling centres opening...

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    Taliban kill 60 forces across Afghanistan

    Agence France-Presse . Mazar-i-Sharif | Updated at 12:38am on September 11, 2018

    Taliban fighters killed nearly 60 members of Afghanistan’s beleaguered security forces in a spate of attacks across the country’s north, officials said Monday, as diplomatic...

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    Taliban to take part in Moscow talks on Afghanistan on Sept 4

    Reuters. Moscow | Updated at 09:59pm on August 21, 2018

    The Taliban plans to take part in Afghanistan peace talks in Moscow on September 4, Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov was quoted as saying by...

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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 bombing kills 13 at NW Pakistan election rally

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:46am on July 11, 2018

    A suicide bombing at an election rally killed at least 13 people, including a politician, in northwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, police said, amid concerns about...

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    DU VC’s comment ‘stupid’: eminent citizens

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 01:25am on July 09, 2018

    Eminent citizens find Dhaka University vice-chancellor’s comment trying to strike a similarity between activities of protesters for quota reform and those of international militant outfits...

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    30 Afghan security forces killed in Taliban attacks

    Agence France-Presse . Herat | Updated at 12:05am on June 21, 2018

    Taliban fighters killed around 30 Afghan security forces in multiple attacks in western Afghanistan, officials said Wednesday, in the deadliest clashes since the militant group...

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    Taliban say ceasefire will not be extended, fighting to resume

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 05:33pm on June 17, 2018

    The Taliban said Sunday they would not extend their three-day ceasefire with Afghan security forces and fighting would resume, dashing hopes for the recent peace...