KABUL/FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Fourteen militants, including the Taliban-nominated governor for northern Badakhshan province, have been killed, the Nationa
KABUL (Pajhwok): Released in return for the only US captive soldier in Afghanistan from the Guantanamo Bay prison and taken to Qatar on a military plane, the five Taliban detainees were influential commanders during their regime ousted in 2001.
KABUL (Pajhwok): The government planned to ensure elections security by focusing on improving the situation in insecure provinces, the Presidential Palace said on Sunday.
KABUL (PAN): The Fikar wa Amal Jirga on Friday called the multiplicity of presidential runners as the biggest challenge to Afghanistan’s landmark elections in 2014.
KABUL (PAN): Voicing his strong aversion to federalism in Afghanistan, the Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan chief on Tuesday asked his supporters to spare non-combatants.
KABUL (PAN): US Central Command (CENTCOM) chief Gen. Lloyd James Austin III, currently on a visit to Afghanistan, called on President Hamid Karzai in Kabul, the Presidential Palace said on Sunday.
KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Monday denounced deadly bomb attacks in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan provinces, bordering Afghanistan.
KABUL (PAN): At least 21 Taliban were killed and 10 others wounded during separate incidents over the past 24 hours in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Thursday.
KABUL (PAN): Supporting the Afghan-led reconciliation campaign, Qatar promised on Monday it would help pave the way for talks between the Taliban and the Afghan government.
KABUL (PAN): The Taliban on Friday denied their involvement in a recent attack on the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) office in the eastern city of Jalalabad.
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