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 Diplomats Do Not Return, Seek Asylum: Experts




ISAF kills senior IMU leader in Afghan north

The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan leader "coordinated operations between IMU and Taliban networks" and directed suicide operations in Balkh province.


The Taliban captured 11 people, including eight Turks and a Russian pilot, after their helicopter landed in Logar due to bad weather. ISAF killed a senior IMU commander in Balkh and a senior Taliban leader in Kandahar.




Pakistan Building Up Second Gate in Eastern Nangarhar




Taliban's Promotional Activities Rise in Kandahar




Al Qaeda intelligence chief reported killed in drone strike

Unconfirmed reports indicate that Abu Ubaydah Abdullah al Adam, a senior al Qaeda leader who serves as the intelligence chief for the terror group, was killed in a recent US drone strike in Pakistan's tribal areas.


The Taliban killed six policemen in Ghazni, and a suicide bomber killed three civilians in Paktika. Security forces killed two "insurgents" while hunting for an Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan leader in Balkh. Fifty-nine schoolgirls were poisoned in Takhar. The Taliban also mutilated two security guards in Herat.




Sharia court ruling: Taliban amputate thieves' limbs in Herat




Afghanistan - Reduced security blamed for Taliban attack




Female suicide bomber kills 4 outside Pakistani hospital




No Deadline Set for Signing Kabul-Washington Security Pact: MOFA




HRW Concerned Over Condition of Afghan Women




The Afghanistan NGO Safety Office reported that Taliban attacks are up 47% the first quarter of this year as compared to last. Officials claimed 20 Taliban fighters were killed in Ghazni.




Afghanistan - MPs Call to Stop Releasing Taliban Prisoners




Navigating the minefields of Kandahar

TICreactb.jpgAs US forces draw down from southern Afghanistan, the evolving IED tactics race enters its final stages.


The Taliban killed 13 members of a pro-government militia in Ghazni, while a suicide bomber killed five policemen and two civilians in Helmand. Security forces killed two Taliban fighters in Laghman and two more in Helmand. Five would-be suicide bombers, including a woman, were detained in Nangarhar.




Senior IMU leader targeted in Samangan province




The Taliban killed four civilians in an attack on a police checkpoint in Helmand. Seventeen girls were hospitalized after being poisoned at school in Takhar. General Dunford said the Taliban continue to benefit from safe havens in Pakistan.




Afghan violence cutting more civilians off from healthcare, warns Red Cross




Afghanistan - Cross-border insurgent attacks increasing in east


 
53