Agence France-Presse . Kabul

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    14 Afghan forces killed in Taliban attacks

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 11:10pm on May 28, 2020

    Fourteen members of the Afghan security forces were killed in two separate attacks Thursday in the first deadly assaults officials have blamed on the Taliban...

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    Ghani, Abdullah sign power-sharing deal

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 10:17pm on May 17, 2020

    Afghan president Ashraf Ghani and his rival Abdullah Abdullah on Sunday signed a power-sharing deal, ending a bitter months-long feud that plunged the country into...

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    Death toll in Afghan attacks rises to 56

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 10:27pm on May 13, 2020

    The combined death toll from two attacks in Afghanistan, including one on a hospital in which infants and nurses were killed, has risen to 56,...

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    Gunmen kill 14 in Afghanistan

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 01:18pm on May 12, 2020

    Gunmen stormed a maternity hospital in the Afghan capital Tuesday, killing at least 14 people — including newborns and nurses — as a suicide blast...

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    Four people injured in Kabul roadside bomb explosions: police

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 12:55pm on May 11, 2020

    Four back-to-back roadside bombs exploded in a northern district of Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Monday, wounding four civilians including a child, police said...

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    900 Taliban fighters freed so far in Afghan prisoner swap

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 11:25pm on May 07, 2020

    The Kabul administration has released more than 900 Taliban fighters since the militants signed a landmark deal with the United States to end the war...

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    Afghan peace process risks collapse as violence flares

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 10:28pm on April 29, 2020

    Two months after the US and the Taliban signed a deal Washington heralded as the way to end Afghanistan’s war, violence is spiralling out of...

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    20 of Afghan president’s palace staff have virus

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 10:20pm on April 19, 2020

    About 20 workers in Afghan president Ashraf Ghani’s palace have tested positive for the coronavirus, two officials said on Saturday, but so far, there is...

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    US commander meets Taliban leaders over ‘reduction in violence’

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 10:22pm on April 11, 2020

    The head of US and NATO forces in Afghanistan has met with Taliban leaders to discuss a reduction in violence in the war-weary country, officials...

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    25 dead in attack on Sikh-Hindu temple in Kabul

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 01:35am on March 26, 2020

    At least 25 people were killed Wednesday in an attack on a Sikh-Hindu temple in Afghanistan’s capital where worshippers were offering morning prayers, the latest...