Heavily armed Taliban fighters destroyed bridges near the central city of Ghazni on Saturday, closing the main highway between the capital Kabul and southern Afghanistan, officials said. Credit: Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
U.S. Army General Scott Miller assumed command of NATO forces in Afghanistan on Sunday, amid questions over Washington's strategy in trying to pressure the Taliban to the negotiating table. David Doyle..
Three rockets hit the Afghan city of Ghazni during a visit by President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday, in an apparent display of strength by militants as they ramp up attacks across the country. There was.. Credit: WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Al Jazeera •Reuters •Reuters India
By S. Binodkumar Singh*
On September 15, 2018, thousands of Grand National Coalition of Afghanistan (GNCA) supporters closed the provincial offices of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) in.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says the Taliban have carried out a series of coordinated attacks in central Ghazni province, killing five members of the security forces.Arif Noori, a.. Credit: New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
India's Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin said at a Security Council debate on Afghanistan Monday that the Taliban, aided by their supporters, continue to pursue military.. Credit: DNA - Published
Afghanistan's poorly armed and underpaid police are usually on the frontlines against Taliban militants and they lost 90 men defending the strategic city of Ghazni last month, underlining chronic.. Credit: Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
As the Afghan government struggles to govern effectively — the country gets ready to hold parliamentary elections on 20 October.
By Harsh V. Pant
The leader of the Islamic State Khorasan in.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published