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Exclusive: Afghanistan sets ground rules for Taliban talks

US Preparing for Pakistan to Restrict Support for Afghan War

Takhar attack: Taliban continue their campaign against political rivals

The assassination of Alhaj Mutalib Baig in Takhar province marks the latest victim in a string of attacks against former United Islamic Front commanders in northern Afghanistan. Members of the Taliban and the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan are blamed for the attack.

A suicide bomber struck a funeral gathering in northern Afghanistan, killing 20 people, including a member of parliament. The Taliban killed an ISAF solider in the east. Afghan soldiers killed a top Taliban leader, Mullah Tayeb, and four of his men in Farah province. The Ministry of the Interior said 30 militants have been killed in security operations.

Congress calls on Twitter to block Taliban

Suicide bomber kills 20 Afghans, including member of parliament, at funeral

The member of parliament served as the police chief of Takhar and Kunduz before taking office. The attack was likely carried out by the al Qaeda-linked Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan.

AN ISAF helicopter was forced to land in Nahr-e-Saraj after taking small arms fire. Four Taliban fighters were killed and two were detained in Kandahar. Nine Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan fighters surrendered to the government in Kunar.

Pakistan Harboured Osama, Former Army Chief Says

CIA has suspended drone attacks in Pakistan, US officials say

Canada's quest to turn Afghanistan's army of phantoms into fighters

The US has completed the withdrawal of 10,000 troops from Afghanistan. The Taliban killed three civilians in Kandahar. Two Taliban fighters and an Afghan policeman were killed in fighting in Jawzjan and Zabul.

'Pak Army does not agree' with ISAF findings on Mohmand incident

US deal with Taliban breaks down

US Seeks Program to Buy Up Missiles Loose in Libya

US CentCom cancels briefing to Pakistan on NATO attack

US offers $10 million reward for Iran-based al Qaeda financier

The US government is offering a $10 million reward for information leading to the capture of Yasin al Suri, a senior al Qaeda facilitator based in Iran. Al Suri was designated by the Treasury Department in July.

New Zealand's elite commandos will pull out of Afghanistan in March. Afghanistan's first rail link opened for service which should enhance the delivery of supplies to Coalition forces in Afghanistan. Gunmen assassinated a municipal councilman in Lashkar Gah.

Pakistani fire, mutual errors led to Mohmand troop deaths: ISAF inquiry

Pakistani troops opened fire on US troops, then failed to cease fire after it was clear that US forces, including aircraft, were involved in the engagement.

New Afghan opposition coalition says can check Karzai

Afghan Army Increases to 180,000 Troops