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A long way lies ahead for peace in Afghanistan

Roughly, 3,500 American and allied troops have been killed in a war costing trillions of dollars.

22 Feb 2020 3:14 AM

Afghanistan: Voting for parliamentary polls begin amid high security

Tens of thousands of Afghan forces fanned out across the country as voting began after a campaign marred by relentless violence.

20 Oct 2018 12:30 PM

Taliban take 170 hostages, forces rescue all but 21

Afghan forces responded quickly and were able to free 149 people and kill at least seven Taliban fighters, he said.

21 Aug 2018 4:41 AM

Poverty drives child soldiers into Afghanistan’s endless war

Afghan forces freed almost 40 children during multiple raids near the Pakistani border.

07 Sep 2017 6:45 AM

US kills ISIS Afghanistan chief

Abdul Hasib killed by American, Afghan special forces in raid last month.

09 May 2017 6:43 AM


Pakistan declares Chaman border with Afghanistan ‘no-go area’

The Bab-e-Dosti or the friendship gate remained closed on Sunday — for the third day.

08 May 2017 2:34 AM

Afghan forces fire at census team fires in Pakistan; 9 dead, 45 injured

At least 3 children are among the injured and 2 of the victims are said to be in critical condition.

05 May 2017 4:35 PM