Results tagged “Afghanistan”

Would you like to limit the tag results display to a specific section?

If you do, then pick any of the sections below:

Or simply go to the aggregated tag results from:



Afghan military, 'a force in fragments'




IED beam could change face of war




Afghanistan - CIA lifts secret cover of those killed in bombing




Afghan troops killed 23 Taliban fighters and detained seven more in Badghis, and killed 14 more in Kandahar. The Taliban killed two Australian soldiers in Uruzgan and a British soldier in Helmand. Sixteen girls suffered from poisoning at a school.




Afghan commandos strike at the Taliban in the northwest

During a raid on a terrorist stronghold in the Balamurghab district in Badghis province, 23 Taliban fighters were killed and seven more were captured.


Foreign fighters gain influence in Somalia's Islamist al-Shabab militia




Pakistan - Ex-major™s loyalties embody jihad woes




Afghan troops fear life after foreign pullout




UK - Afghanistan must remain our top priority, Army Chief Gen Sir David Richards says




Karzai™s increasing isolation worries both Afghans and the West




Interview - Afghan ex-intel chief says opposed Karzai peace plan




NATO plan ties Afghan economy to growth of forces




Afghan police killed three suicide bombers who attempted to storm a training compound in Kandahar. The Taliban killed 10 ISAF soldiers in southern and eastern Afghanistan and four civilians in Helmand.




Taliban reject peace talks




Super Hornet over Kajaki




Afghan guards suspected of colluding with insurgents




Karzai removes Afghan interior minister and spy chief




Afghanistan: 1st Recon to aid in Marjah fight




The interior minister and the intelligence chief resigned after a Taliban attack on the national peace jirga. An al Qaeda-linked Taliban commander and several of his bodyguards were killed in Farah province. The Taliban killed six Afghans and two British soldiers in attacks in Kunduz, Kandahar, and Helmand; three ISAF soldiers died in a vehicle accident in the south. A suicide bomber killed only himself in Nangarhar.




Al Qaeda-linked Taliban commander killed in western Afghanistan

Mullah Akhtar had ties to senior al Qaeda leaders and facilitated the training of Taliban fighters in Iran. He also has ties to Iran's Qods Force.
 
372