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Afghanistan conflict: Children among dead after air strike on school

BBC News Thursday, 22 October 2020
Local officials say least 12 civilians were killed, a day after a major Taliban attack on troops.
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At least 31 Afghan soldiers killed in suicide bombing

Local health officials say another 24 were injured in one of the country's worst attacks in recent months.

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Pentagon orders Nimitz back to Persian Gulf during troop drawdown in Iraq, Afghanistan

President Trump has directed the drawdown of troops in Iraq and Afghanistan and the Pentagon felt it 'prudent' to have the USS Nimitz in the area.

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Taliban Taliban Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afghanistan

Donors pledge billions to Afghanistan, but with strings attached [Video]

Donors pledge billions to Afghanistan, but with strings attached

Many countries impose restrictions over pledged funds pending on progress in talks between the Taliban and the government, among others.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 03:07Published

EU, other donors step up with funds to help Afghanistan

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McMaster blasts "abhorrent" Trump plan to withdraw troops from Afghanistan

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Twenty-three rockets hit Afghan capital Kabul, 8 civilians killed [Video]

Twenty-three rockets hit Afghan capital Kabul, 8 civilians killed

At least eight civilians killed in the brazen attack and dozens wounded as the Taliban denies involvement.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 01:51Published
Trump to cut troop levels in Afghanistan, Iraq [Video]

Trump to cut troop levels in Afghanistan, Iraq

[NFA] President Donald Trump will sharply reduce the number of U.S. forces in Afghanistan from 4,500 to 2,500 by mid-January, the Pentagon announced on Tuesday, stopping short of a full withdrawal from America's longest war. Colette Luke has the latest.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 02:37Published

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