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Taliban attacks kill 14 troops, police in western Afghanistan

24 April, 2018

Attacks across Afghanistan claim dozens of lives as the country creeps towards legislative elections in October.

First fully-fledged Islamic bank to open in Afghanistan

23 April, 2018

The move is hoped to encourage more Afghans to obtain formal banking products, as only five per cent of the country are believed to have a bank account.

IS militants murder three medical workers in Afghanistan

23 April, 2018

The murders took place in the Islamic State group stronghold province of Nangarhar along the Afghan-Pakistan border.

Suicide attack on Kabul voter registration centre kills 57

23 April, 2018

Dozens were killed in an IS suicide attack in Kabul, as Afghanistan prepares for legislative elections.

Dozens killed in IS suicide attack in Kabul

22 April, 2018

An IS suicide bomber targeted a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital.

Six dead in clashes at Iran-Pakistan border

17 April, 2018

Clashes erupted in the Sistan-Baluchestan border area that has long been plagued by instability and drug smuggling.

The Iraqi translators betrayed by the United States

12 April, 2018

Feature: Iraqis who risked their lives for the US military now find themselves stranded in a country that has very little patience for former translators, reports Austin Bodetti.

The Islamic State group is not finished – yet

12 April, 2018

Analysis: The 'caliphate' may be destroyed, but that doesn't mean IS has vanished. Many predict the organisation will regroup and strike again. Question is, how and where, writes Stasa Salacanin.

Turkey deports hundreds of Afghan migrants after influx

09 April, 2018

Some 227 Afghan migrants boarded a charter flight from Erzurum in northeastern Turkey back to Kabul early on Sunday morning, the Dogan news agency said.

Airstrike kills leading IS commander in Afghanistan

07 April, 2018

A leading IS commander has been killed in an airstrike in Afghanistan, as Kabul and a US-led coalition try to squeeze out the jihadi force.

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