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US: Taliban's 'reduction of violence' deal to start tonight

US: Taliban's 'reduction of violence' deal to start tonight

 

FILE- in this Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, file photo, Afghan security personnel gather at the site of a car bomb attack in Kabul, Afghanistan. Afghanistan will need vast amounts of foreign funding to keep its government afloat through 2024, a U.S. agency said Thursday, even as foreign donors are increasingly angry over the cost of debilitating corruption and the U.S. seeks a peace deal with Taliban to withdraw its troops. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul, File)


February 21, 2020 - 14:58 GMT
Official says avalanches in Afghanistan kill 21 people

Official says avalanches in Afghanistan kill 21 people

 

A beggar woman waits for handouts on a cold, foggy morning in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. Temperatures in Kabul early Wednesday were -4 C (25F). (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)


February 14, 2020 - 11:08 GMT
Suicide bombing near military academy in Kabul kills 6

Suicide bombing near military academy in Kabul kills 6

 

National army soldiers arrive at the site of explosion near the military academy in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020. The explosion occurred early Tuesday near the military academy in a southern neighborhood of the Afghan capital, a government spokesman said. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)


February 11, 2020 - 10:48 GMT
Afghan forces launch air, ground attacks on Taliban, killing 51

Afghan forces launch air, ground attacks on Taliban, killing 51

 

Members of the Afghan Air Force crew stand next to a helicopter at the military airport in Kabul


January 26, 2020 - 12:44 GMT
Two US service members killed in Afghanistan

Two US service members killed in Afghanistan

 

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - SEPTEMBER 13: A member of the Afghan Air Force 777 Special Mission Wing looks out of an Mi-17 helicopter during a training mission on September 13, 2017 outside of 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. Last month, President Donald Trump announced his plan for Afghanistan which called for an increase in troop numbers and a new conditions-based approach to the war, getting rid of a timetable for the withdrawal of American forces in the country. (Photo by Andrew Renneisen/Getty Images)


January 11, 2020 - 17:18 GMT
'This was an act of war': Lawmakers react to Iran's missile strike on US military bases

'This was an act of war': Lawmakers react to Iran's missile strike on US military bases

 

US Senator Lindsey Graham speaks during a press conference at the Resolute Support headquarters in Kabul on December 16, 2019. - Graham's remarks came a day after US media reported that the Trump administration could announce as early as this week plans to withdraw around 4,000 troops from Afghanistan. (Photo by FARSHAD USYAN / AFP) (Photo by FARSHAD USYAN/AFP via Getty Images) ORG XMIT: 1175 ORIG FILE ID: AFP_1N435Z


January 08, 2020 - 13:10 GMT
Families of Afghan War Dead Say Contractors Bribed Taliban

Families of Afghan War Dead Say Contractors Bribed Taliban

 

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - APRIL 24: A U.S. soldier mans a gun at the back gate aboard the helicopter carrying U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis as he arrives via helicopter at Resolute Support headquarters on April 24, 2017 in in Kabul, Afghanistan. Mattis is on a regional tour of the Middle East. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst - Pool/Getty Images)


December 27, 2019 - 21:37 GMT
US military: American service member killed in Afghanistan

US military: American service member killed in Afghanistan

 

File- in this Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. Photo, Resolute Support (RS) forces remove a destroyed vehicle after a car bomb explosion in Kabul, Afghanistan. An American service member was killed in action on Monday in Afghanistan the U.S. military said in a statement without providing more details. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul, file)


December 23, 2019 - 07:27 GMT
Afghanistan's Ghani wins slim majority of presidential vote in preliminary results

Afghanistan's Ghani wins slim majority of presidential vote in preliminary results

 

Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani speaks after casting his vote in the presidential election in Kabul, Afghanistan


December 22, 2019 - 14:58 GMT
U.S. officials admit to fueling corruption in Afghanistan by flooding the country with money - and then turned a blind eye

U.S. officials admit to fueling corruption in Afghanistan by flooding the country with money - and then turned a blind eye

 

Then-President Hamid Karzai at the presidential palace in Kabul in 2012.


December 12, 2019 - 16:02 GMT
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