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British sniper in Afghanistan kills six Taliban with one bullet




Leftover US equipment in Afghanistan up for grabs for Pakistan




Afghan Forces Launch Coordinated Assaults Nationwide




After the Wars: A legacy of pain and pride




Taliban continue to launch suicide assaults in Kabul

The Taliban launched two more suicide assaults in the Afghan capital of Kabul over the past 24 hours. The targets were an American charity and the Independent Election Commission.


Five Taliban fighters and two civilians were killed in a Taliban suicide assault on the guest house of an American charity in Kabul. The Taliban killed five civilians in an IED attack in Helmand. The NDS broke up a suicide attack in Jawzjan.




Escalating attacks jangle nerves ahead of crucial Afghan vote




Exclusive: Pakistan Taliban agrees to ceasefire to help Afghan allies




Al Qaeda spokesman convicted on terrorism charges

A New York jury has convicted Sulaiman Abu Ghaith on terrorism charges. In the weeks following 9/11, he became infamous for his threats against America. During questioning by the FBI in 2013, Abu Ghaith admitted he knew a Guantanamo detainee who is still in custody.


Qaeda Militants Seek Syria Base, US Officials Say




Taliban launch suicide attacks in Kabul, Kunar, and Kunduz




Last year bloody for Afghan security forces: Azimi




Pakistan polio vaccinator's murder by militants raises health workers' fears




Afghans Who Helped the US Fear That Time for Visas Has Run Out




The National Directorate of Security accused Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate of plotting last week's armed attack on the Serena hotel in Kabul. Security forces killed 14 Taliban fighters during operations in Nangarhar, Paktika, Zabul, and Farah provinces. A suicide bomber wounded two Afghan Local Police officers in an attack in Farah.




Election monitors flee Afghanistan after hotel attack




Targeted killings on the rise in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar




Afghan Interior Ministry Links Haqqani Network to Hotel Attack, Calls for International Support




Taliban suicide team kills 9 at Kabul hotel




Taliban claim suicide assault on Jalalabad police HQ

The Taliban suicide assault team stormed a police headquarters and killed the district chief and nine policemen while fighting off Afghan forces for six hours.
 
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