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Taliban attacks kill 30, Afghan leader unhurt as bomb hits rally

Taliban attacks kill 30, Afghan leader unhurt as bomb hits rally

 

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani speaks during a event with media in Kabul, March 21, 2015.


September 17, 2019 - 11:33 GMT
Rocket blast at US Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary

Rocket blast at US Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary

 

A plume of smoke rises near the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019. A blast was heard shortly after midnight on the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.


September 10, 2019 - 22:28 GMT
Blast heard near US Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary

Blast heard near US Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary

 

FILE: Smoke rises from the site of an attack after a massive explosion the night before near the Green Village in Kabul on September 3, 2019. - A massive blast in a residential area of Kabul killed at least 16 people, officials said on September 3, yet another Taliban attack that came as the insurgents and Washington try to finalise a peace deal. (Photo by Wakil KOHSAR / AFP) (Photo credit should read WAKIL KOHSAR/AFP/Getty Images)


September 10, 2019 - 20:29 GMT
Afghan government urges Taliban to stop violence, hold direct talks

Afghan government urges Taliban to stop violence, hold direct talks

 

FILE PHOTO: Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani speaks during the first day of the presidential election campaign in Kabul


September 08, 2019 - 11:14 GMT
Pentagon identifies soldier killed in Kabul car bombing

Pentagon identifies soldier killed in Kabul car bombing

 

This image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. 1st Class Elis A. Barreto Ortiz, 34, from Morovis, Puerto Rico. The Defense Department says Barreto was killed in action on Sept. 5, 2019, when the explosive device detonated near his vehicle in Kabul, Afghanistan. (U.S. Army via AP)


September 07, 2019 - 06:41 GMT
Peace with whom? After blast, enraged Afghans question talks

Peace with whom? After blast, enraged Afghans question talks

 

Afghan men investigate in a wedding hall after a deadly bomb blast in Kabul on Aug. 18.


August 18, 2019 - 10:45 GMT
63 killed, 182 wounded in Kabul wedding blast: official

63 killed, 182 wounded in Kabul wedding blast: official

 

An explosion at a wedding in Kabul came just as the US and the Taliban are widely expected to sign off on a deal that would see American troops begin to depart Afghanistan


August 18, 2019 - 09:19 GMT
At least 20 killed, 50 injured in attack on VP candidate's office on Sunday in Kabul - gov't

At least 20 killed, 50 injured in attack on VP candidate's office on Sunday in Kabul - gov't

 

Afghan security forces keep watch near the site of a powerful blast in Kabul, Afghanistan July 28, 2019. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani


July 29, 2019 - 09:09 GMT
Senate rebukes Trumps plan to withdraw U.S. forces from Syria, Afghanistan

Senate rebukes Trumps plan to withdraw U.S. forces from Syria, Afghanistan

 

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - SEPTEMBER 7: Members of Afghanistan's Crisis Response Unit 222, an Afghan Special Police Unit, participate in a training slowed down for the media on September 7, 2017 at Camp Lion in Kabul, Afghanistan. Currently the United States has about 11,000 troops in the deployed in Afghanistan, with a reported 4,000 more expected to arrive in the coming weeks. With the arrival of more troops, Resolute Support, the coalition train, advise, and assist mission, hopes to train almost double the amount of Afghan Special Forces and Special Police Units. (Photo by Andrew Renneisen/Getty Images)


January 31, 2019 - 23:39 GMT
Taliban bring top leader into talks with US

Taliban bring top leader into talks with US

 

FILE - In this March 13, 2009, file photo, Zalmay Khalilzad, special adviser on reconciliation, speaks during a news conference in Kabul, Afghanistan. Abdul Ghani Baradar, a co-founder of the Taliban has been appointed head of the groups political office in Qatar as it holds negotiations with the United States over ending the 17-year-old Afghan war, a Taliban spokesman said Friday, Jan. 25, 2019. He remained in the custody of Pakistan for eight years and was freed in October 2018 on request from the U.S. envoy Khalilzad, who has been tasked by the administration of President Donald Trump since September to find a negotiated conclusion to conflict, which would end the U.S.'s longest military engagement in Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool, File)


January 25, 2019 - 11:50 GMT
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