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Afghan intelligence agency says Taliban mastermind behind base attack killed

The agency said an aerial bombardment in the provincial capital the following night killed eight Taliban insurgents, including the planner of the Monday attack.

published on : 24th January 2019

At least 65 killed in Taliban attack on Afghan intelligence base

The province of Maidan Wardak is just outside of Kabul and the base also serves as a training center for a pro-government militia.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Afghan official: Taliban attack on checkpoint kills five police

Taliban insurgents have been carrying out near-daily attacks targeting Afghan forces.

published on : 12th January 2019

Taliban attacks kill 13 policemen in Afghanistan: Officials

The attack set of a firefight that lasted for hours until the government sent reinforcements and drove Taliban from the compound

published on : 8th November 2018

Taliban attack an Afghan forces check point, 13 soldiers killed

An Afghan official says the Taliban have attacked a checkpoint in eastern Ghazni province, killing at least 13 soldiers and policemen.

published on : 5th November 2018

Afghanistan delays elections in Kandahar after Taliban attack

Saturday's parliamentary ballot would be delayed by one week, a spokesman for President Ashraf Ghani said in a statement, following an extraordinary meeting of the National Security Council.

published on : 19th October 2018

Afghan official: Taliban attacks kill 5 in central province

Two policemen were wounded in the attacks that lasted several hours as security personnel and insurgents exchanged gunfire.

published on : 20th September 2018

Pakistan Army chief ratifies death sentence of 13 'hardcore terrorists'

These convicts were tried by the special military courts which also awarded imprisonment of varying terms to seven other militants.

published on : 10th September 2018

Intense fighting erupts in Kabul after rockets fired

The mosque is near the presidential palace where Ghani was making his speech, which was being aired live on Facebook when the attack began.

published on : 21st August 2018

Afghanistan officials: Taliban attack in north kills 30 troops

Mohammad Safdar Mohseni, the head of the provincial council in the northern Baghlan province, said the insurgents set fire to the checkpoints after the attack late Tuesday in the Baghlan-I Markazi dis

published on : 15th August 2018

PM Narendra Modi condemns Taliban attack in Afghanistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday condemned the Taliban suicide attack that killed more than 50 Afghan soldiers.

published on : 22nd April 2017