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Taliban seize key battleground in south Afghanistan

23 March, 2017

Taliban militants have captured a key Afghan district after a year-long offensive bringing further fears of ramped up insurgency for the Kabul government.

Taliban attack kills six Afghan intelligence members

21 March, 2017

A suicide car bomber targeted a checkpoint in southern Helmand province manned by intelligence officers, in the latest attack by Taliban insurgents on Afghan security.

Another Kabul bombing leaves Afghanistan on tenterhooks

13 March, 2017

The Taliban's infamous Spring offensive seems well underway with another bombing leave Kabul shocked and wondering whether security forces can control the volatile situation.

IS claim responsibility for Afghan hospital raid

08 March, 2017

IS-linked media said its militants carried out an undercover attack at an Afghan military hospital in Kabul, as security forces struggle to cope with a growing insurgency.

Afghan militants attack military hospital 'dressed as doctors'

08 March, 2017

Afghanistan is reeling from another suspected Taliban attack, as an ongoing firefight rages between security forces and militants, holed up in a military hospital.

Al-Qaeda confirms US strike killed deputy leader in Syria

03 March, 2017

Al-Qaeda has confirmed that deputy leader Abu Khayr al-Masri was killed in a drone strike by the US-led coalition in Syria.

Death toll rises from Taliban attacks on Afghan security

01 March, 2017

At least 16 people have been killed when Taliban militants bombed several Afghan security centres in the capital Kabul, in another day of bloody violence for the country.

Explosions rock Kabul as Taliban launch coordinated attacks

01 March, 2017

The Taliban have launched a wave of attacks on Afghan security forces in Kabul, as the army and police struggle to cope with a resurgence in militant activity.

Undercover Taliban attack brings new fears for Afghan military

28 February, 2017

Afghanistan has witnessed another insider attack in its armed forces, as the country's military struggles to cope with a resurgent Taliban.

UAE ambassador dies of wounds from Afghanistan bombing

16 February, 2017

An Emirati ambassador to Afghanistan has died from wounds sustained in a bombing in Kandahar last month, which left five other UAE officials dead.

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