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    12 killed in Kabul car bomb blast

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 01:25pm on November 13, 2019

    At least 12 people, including three children, were killed when a minivan packed with explosives rammed into a vehicle carrying foreigners during Kabul’s morning rush...

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    Greater Middle East project of chaos

    Roger D Harris | Updated at 12:00am on October 21, 2019

    DESTINATION Afghanistan was known as the big easy back in the halcyon days of the late 1960s. Hippies from throughout the affluent West hitchhiked to...

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    Afghans vote in presidential election amid deadly violence

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 01:51pm on September 28, 2019

    Afghans voted in presidential elections amid tight security Saturday, even as insurgents attacked polling centres in a series of blasts and clashes across the country...

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    Kabul blast toll rises as US tries to finalise Taliban deal

    Agence-France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 01:36pm on September 03, 2019

    A massive blast in a residential part of Kabul killed at least 16 people, officials said Tuesday, following yet another Taliban attack that came as...

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    Islamic State bomber kills 63 at Kabul wedding

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 10:53am on August 18, 2019

    Joy and celebration turned into horror and carnage when an Islamic State suicide bomber targeted a packed Afghan wedding hall, killing at least 63 people...

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    Kabul blast toll reaches 14 killed, 145 wounded

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 12:42pm on August 07, 2019

    A suicide attacker detonated a car-bomb outside a police station in the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday wounding at least 95 people, government officials said,...

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    20 killed, 50 injured in Kabul attack

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 02:39pm on July 29, 2019

    At least 20 people were killed and 50 were injured in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Sunday...

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    At least 12 killed, dozens hurt in Kabul explosions

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 01:32pm on July 25, 2019

    Three bombs rocked the Afghan capital of Kabul on Thursday, with one hitting a bus carrying...

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    Eight killed in blast near Kabul University

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 02:05pm on July 19, 2019

    At least eight people were killed and dozens more wounded Friday when a bomb detonated near a major university in Kabul while students were waiting...

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    Remnants of war

    Kathy Kelly | Updated at 12:00am on July 14, 2019

    Intense fighting and hideous attacks battered Afghans throughout their country last week as negotiators in Qatar weighed the benefits and costs of a peace agreement...