Afghan forces

Under Taliban regime, Former Afghan Women Soldiers fear their lives

More than 6,300 women served in the former Afghan  Forces and now these women are under the threat of the Taliban and are constantly scared about what may unfold.

published on : 1st January 2022

Collapse of Afghan security forces was not abrupt but slow, painful: The Washington Post report

The United States' role in Afghanistan has come under scanner after the Taliban's swift takeover of Kabul, following an offensive that saw the quick fall of the US-trained Afghan army.

published on : 27th September 2021

Taliban ask former Afghan forces to integrate alongside new regime

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said that any insurgency against their rule would be 'hit hard', after earlier saying they had captured the Panjshir Valley -- the last pocket of resistance.

published on : 6th September 2021

Uzbekistan to send back detained Afghan soldiers fleeing Taliban advance

The men were offered food and temporary accommodation in Uzbekistan, and the ministry was in touch with Afghan officials regarding the return of Afghan soldiers to their home country.

published on : 15th August 2021

Scrambling Afghan forces, Taliban enter Kabul, await 'peaceful transfer of power'

Taliban negotiators headed to the presidential palace Sunday to discuss the transfer, said an Afghan official who spoke on condition of anonymity for fear of reprisals.

published on : 15th August 2021

Three Indian engineers rescued in Afghanistan from area not under control of Afghan forces

Three Indian engineers, who worked at a project site in an area not under the control of Afghan government forces, were rescued by air recently.

published on : 13th August 2021

'Indiscriminate' fighting between Afghan forces and Taliban hurting civilians the most, says UN

Officials said that insurgents had seized more than a dozen local radio and TV stations in Lashkar Gah leaving only one pro-Taliban channel broadcasting Islamic programming.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Taliban take districts in NE Afghanistan from fleeing troops 

Hundreds of Afghan army, police and intelligence troops surrendered their military outposts and fled to the Badakhshan provincial capital of Faizabad, said Rahman.

published on : 4th July 2021

Afghan forces free 149 hostages taken by Taliban in ambush

The operation was a boost for Afghan forces, which have struggled to contain a resurgent Taliban on battlefields across the country.

published on : 20th August 2018

Taliban capture northern base as Afghan forces fight in Ghazni

Militants gained control of the base after days of heavy fighting, according to army spokesman for northern Afghanistan Mohammad Hanif Rezaee. 

published on : 14th August 2018

120 Afghan forces, civilians killed in battle with Taliban 

It was a major show of force by the Taliban, who infiltrated deep into this strategic city barely 120 kilometers from the capital, Kabul.

published on : 13th August 2018