Gulf Times - Farah
20 Taliban militants killed in security operation in western Afghanistan

20 Taliban militants killed in security operation in western Afghanistan

The Afghan Special Forces killed at least 20 Taliban militants during an operation in western Farah province of Afghanistan.

Afghanistan highway blast kills at least 35 on bus, injures 27

Afghanistan highway blast kills at least 35 on bus, injures 27

A roadside bomb in western Afghanistan killed at least 35 people travelling on a bus, including children, and injured 27 others, officials said on Wednesday.

Taliban fighters battle Afghan forces in western city

Taliban fighters battle Afghan forces in western city

Taliban fighters battled police and troops in the western city of Farah overnight, officials said, as security forces struggled to regain control of a city that has been under growing pressure from the militants for months.

US, Afghanistan launch air strikes as Taliban attack western city

US, Afghanistan launch air strikes as Taliban attack western city

US and Afghan aircraft Tuesday bombed Taliban positions in the western city of Farah after the insurgents launched a major attempt to capture the provincial capital ...

Taliban take district centre in western Afghan province

Taliban take district centre in western Afghan province

Naser Mehri, a spokesman for the provincial governor, said a large group of fighters had captured the centre of Anar Dara district on Sunday night after hours of fighting.

20 passengers abducted by Taliban in western Afghanistan

20 passengers abducted by Taliban in western Afghanistan

Twenty bus passengers were abducted by militants in Afghanistan's western Farah province, an official said Saturday.

Participants get ready for Qatar International Rally

Participants get ready for Qatar International Rally

The participants of Qatar International Rally will be conducting their trial tests today as the preparation for the 2016 Middle East Rally Championship (MERC) enters the final stages.