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Taliban threatens Afghan boy who shot to fame with plastic Messi shirt

Since becoming an internet sensation, Shafiqa said her son has not been able to attend school and now they are living in a cold, unheated room in Kabul.

published on : 7th December 2018

India criticizes UN's failure to show resolve in sanctioning new Taliban leaders

Gambhir said that while the people of Afghanistan strive for better lives and a peaceful future, the challenges they face have only increased in the recent past.

published on : 7th December 2018

Taliban kill 14 troops in western province: Afghan official

Herat provincial council member Najibullah Mohebi says attackers besieged two army outposts late on Thursday in Herat's Shindand district.

published on : 7th December 2018

In a first Hosna Jalil, an Afghan woman, appointed to high Interior Ministry post in Afghanistan

Afghan women have forged ahead since the 2001 collapse of the Taliban regime, which denied girls the right to go to school and women the right to work.

published on : 6th December 2018

Taliban being used as hedge against India, Pakistan not doing enough: US commander

McKenzie told lawmakers that he did not see much of a change in Pakistan's behaviour towards Afghanistan or its stand against terrorist groups.

published on : 5th December 2018

China welcomes Donald Trump seeking Pakistan's help to end war in Afghanistan

The Taliban are fighting to flush out US-led international forces and re-establish their regime in Afghanistan after their ouster in 2001.

published on : 4th December 2018

Trump writes to Imran Khan; seeks help in bringing Taliban to negotiating table

The development came weeks after Trump said Pakistan does not do 'a damn thing' for the US, alleging that Islamabad had helped al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden.

published on : 3rd December 2018

Taliban commander killed in US Airstrike in Afghanistan

According to 1TV Afghanistan broadcaster, "a shadow Taliban governor in Helmand," Abdul Manan Akhund was killed on Saturday evening near the town of Nawzad along with four other Taliban militants.

published on : 3rd December 2018

US airstrike kills key Taliban leader Abdul Manan in Afghanistan

Manan's death was also confirmed by the Taliban who in a statement described it as a "big loss" for the group but vowed that it will not affect their military operations.

published on : 2nd December 2018

Blast outside British security firm's compound in Kabul 

Afghan authorities also said they were conducting a clearing operation at the site. But the Taliban, who claimed the attack in a tweet, said the assault was ongoing.

published on : 29th November 2018
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