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Afghan soldiers

43 Afghan soldiers killed in attack on army camp by Taliban

Afghan forces have struggled to combat a resurgent Taliban since US and NATO forces formally concluded their combat mission.

19 Oct 2017 2:00 PM

Taliban suicide bomber kills 13 in Helmand: Afghan official

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack in a WhatsApp message sent to journalists. 

28 Aug 2017 8:40 AM

26 soldiers die in Taliban attack on Kandahar base

Afghan air force raids kill 80 insurgents in attack.

27 Jul 2017 3:08 AM

26 soldiers killed, 13 injured as Taliban storms Kandahar army base

Casualties among Afghan security forces soared by 35 % in 2016, with 6,800 soldiers and police killed, according to US watchdog SIGAR.

26 Jul 2017 4:23 PM

US military confirms airstrikes killed 2 Afghan soldiers

The US Forces in Afghanistan said that an investigation is being conducted to determine specific circumstances that led to this incident.

10 Jun 2017 5:28 PM


Kabul rejects claims of death of 50 soldiers

He added that Pakistan’s claims were based on information provided by the country’s Army and the Frontier Corps (FC) south command.

09 May 2017 3:40 AM

Pakistani Army kills 50 Afghan soldiers

Says attack was retaliation for firing by Afghan forces at border villages in Balochistan on Friday.

08 May 2017 2:30 AM

Pak condemns terror attack on Afghan army base

Over 100 Afghan soldiers were killed and dozens injured in the attack, according to Afghan defence ministry.

22 Apr 2017 8:58 PM