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Taliban praise continued US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

Taliban praise continued US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

The Taliban welcomed the latest withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan with the insurgents' spokesman Saturday calling the continued reduction of American forces a ‘good advancement’ ...

HH the Amir offers condolences to Afghan President on death of Afghanistan's Ambassador to Qatar

HH the Amir offers condolences to Afghan President on death of Afghanistan's Ambassador to Qatar

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani offered, during a phone call today, his condolences to HE President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and to the friendly Afghan people on the death of Afghanistan's Ambassador to the State of Qatar Abdul Hakim Dalili.

Amir condoles with Afghan president

Amir condoles with Afghan president

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, His Highness the Deputy Amir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani and HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al-Thani sent Tuesday cables of condolences

Prison doctors among five killed in Kabul bombing

Prison doctors among five killed in Kabul bombing

Four doctors who worked at an Afghan prison with hundreds of Taliban inmates were among five people killed Tuesday when a bomb attached to their car exploded, police said

Qatar strongly condemns bombing in Afghanistan

Qatar strongly condemns bombing in Afghanistan

The State of Qatar has expressed its strong condemnation and denunciation of the bombing that took place in the Afghan capital Kabul which led to deaths and injuries.

Four rockets hit US military base in Afghanistan

Four rockets hit US military base in Afghanistan

Four rockets hit a US military base in Bagram in Afghanistan during the early hours of Saturday, official said.

One killed in Kabul rocket attack

One killed in Kabul rocket attack

A series of rockets struck the Afghan capital on Saturday, killing one person and wounding two, the interior ministry said, the second such attack to rock Kabul in less than a month.

Female journalist killed by gunmen in Afghanistan

Female journalist killed by gunmen in Afghanistan

Gunmen shot and killed a female television journalist, who was also a women's rights activist, in Afghanistan on Thursday, an incident that underscores an increasing trend of violence against journalists in the country.

Speaker of Afghanistan's House of Elders welcomes Amir's decision on Shura Council

Speaker of Afghanistan's House of Elders welcomes Amir's decision on Shura Council

The Speaker of the House of Elders of the National Assembly of Afghanistan Fazil Hadi Muslim has welcomed the announcement of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on holding the Shura Council elections in Oct 2021.

Afghanistan car bombing kills at least 30 security force personnel

Afghanistan car bombing kills at least 30 security force personnel

A car bombing in the Afghanistan's central province of Ghazni killed at least 30 Afghan security force members on Sunday, officials said, and casualties could increase given the intensity and location of the blast.

At least three dead as barrage of rocket fire hits Kabul

At least three dead as barrage of rocket fire hits Kabul

At least three people were killed Saturday when a barrage of rockets struck densely populated parts of Kabul, officials said, marking the latest attack in an ongoing wave of violence sweeping the Afghan capital.

Australian special forces 'unlawfully killed' 39 in Afghanistan

Australian special forces 'unlawfully killed' 39 in Afghanistan

Australia's elite special forces ‘unlawfully killed’ 39 Afghan civilians and prisoners, including summary executions as part of initiation rituals, according to evidence in a searing military inquiry now being referred to a special war crimes prosecutor.