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Attack at Afghan Vice-presidential candidate’s office kill 20 and 50 injured

An Afghan official says at least 20 people were killed during a complex attack Sunday against the office of the president’s running...

9 Killed ,33 injured in blast outside kabul university

At least nine people were killed and 33 others injured after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-laden car...

Suicide bomber kills five at wedding party in eastern Afghanistan

A spokesman for Nangarhar province's governor, said a boy set off his explosives inside the house of a pro-government militia commander in...

Taliban attack kills 42 in Afghanistan: Officials

Afghan officials say a Taliban attack against pro-government forces has killed at least 25 in the northern province...

Former Afghan PM praises Pak’s role in peace process

Afghanistan's former Prime Minister Gulbuddin Hekmatyar on Sunday lauded Pakistan's role in the Afghan peace process, during a visit to the country...

5 Taliban terrorists killed by Afghan forces in Takhar province

Five terrorists were killed and four others sustained injuries in an exchange of fire between Afghan forces and Taliban in the country's...

Taliban says ‘occupation’ must end for Afghan peace

A Taliban delegation met a group of senior Afghan politicians in Moscow on Tuesday, insisting that international forces must leave Afghanistan for peace to...

‘American Taliban’ fighter to be released after 17 years

John Walker Lindh, the young Californian who became known as the American Taliban after he was captured by U.S. forces in the...

Taliban attack aid group office in Kabul, dozens wounded

Afghan security forces exchanged sporadic gunfire on May 8 with attackers who made use of a car bomb blast to invade the...

150 Taliban among 180 killed in Afghan airstrikes

As many as 150 Taliban and 30 civilians were killed in airstrikes by the US and Afghan forces on the militant group’s...

More Civilians Now Killed By US, Afghan Forces Than By Insurgents:...

Kabul: Afghan civilians are for the first time being killed in greater numbers by US and pro-government forces than by the Taliban...

Taliban Captures 50 Border Police As Fighting Intensifies In Western Afghanistan

Kabul: At least 50 members of the Afghan security forces have surrendered to the Taliban in a fight for control of Afghanistan’s...

Taliban Say Moscow Talks With Afghan Politicians ‘Very Successful’

The Taliban on Wednesday hailed unprecedented talks with Afghan politicians as "very successful", despite disagreements over women's rights and the group's demand...

Taliban Hold Rare Talks With Afghan Politicians In Moscow

Moscow: The Taliban began an extraordinary meeting with high-ranking Afghan politicians -- including women -- on Tuesday in Moscow, where rivals of...

Kabul Control Slips In Afghanistan Amid US Talks With Taliban

Washington: The Kabul government is steadily losing its grip over parts of Afghanistan even as American forces intensify their air campaign against...

Top Taliban commander among four militants killed in Pakistan

Security forces in Pakistan have gunned down four militants, including a top Taliban commander who masterminded the last year's powerful bomb blast...

At least 30 killed in Afghanistan goldmine collapse

At least 30 people were killed when a goldmine collapsed in northeastern Afghanistan on January 6, officials said. Another seven were injured in the...

Death toll in Kabul building attack rises to 43: health ministry

An hours-long gun and suicide attack on a Kabul government compound killed at least 43 people, the health ministry said on Tuesday,...

Afghan civil police chief killed in ambush

A day after eight Taliban militants were killed in a clash with security forces in Herat province, a commander of the Afghan...

U.S. plans for more than 5,000 troops to be withdrawn from...

President Donald Trump is planning to withdraw more than 5,000 of the 14,000 U.S. troops in Afghanistan, a U.S. official said on Thursday, in...

Imran Khan says Pakistan will do everything within its power for...

Prime Minister Imran Khan said Tuesday that Pakistan will do everything within its power to further the peace process in Afghanistan as talks...

Afghanistan ceasefire push in focus in U.S., Taliban talks

Talks between U.S. and Taliban officials aimed at arranging peace negotiationsin Afghanistan were set for a second day on Tuesday after discussions around...

Suicide bomber kills 4 near Afghan capital

An Afghan official says a suicide car bomber has struck a security convoy on the outskirts of Kabul, killing four security forces.

Why the US battle in Afghanistan refuses to end

US forces experienced the worst loss of life this year in Afghanistan when three soldiers were killed in a Taliban bombing Tuesday. Three more...

Suicide bomber targets clerics in Afghan capital, 40 killed

Afghan officials say a suicide bomber has targeted a gathering of Muslim religious scholars in Kabul, killing at least 40 people. Public Health Ministry spokesman...

25 Taliban militants surrender, 17 killed in Afghanistan

Amid ongoing militancy and government forces operations against armed militants in the northern Badakhshan and Kunduz provinces, over two dozen Taliban fighters have surrendered...

Belarus: Islam Museum opens in Minsk Mosque

SHAFAQNA- The Islam Museum opens in Minsk Mosque in Belarus. Anyone, regardless of religion, can get acquainted with Islamic history,...