KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bomber hit the Ministry of Defense of Afghanistan, killing 24 and wounding 80 others; the twin bombing took place when the employees and officials of the ministry were leaving.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A Taliban attack on a district court in Mardan killed 13 and wounded 50 others; the attack was made through a suicide bomber, and responsibility has been claimed by the Tehreek e Taliban Pakistan Jamat ul Ahrar.
KABUL, Afghanistan– Yesterday, August 31, the Taliban has released the fresh video message of the Canadian-American family, who are asking for a change in Afghan government policies awarding death penalties to “these men”, referring to Taliban leaders who are being held in Afghan prisons. Joshua Boyle, a Canadian citizen, and his wife, Caitlan Coleman, an …
HELMAND, Afghanistan — The Taliban prison in Nad’ Ali has been bombed, killing 22 and wounding three others; most of the victims are Afghan Security Forces personnel, said an Afghan Taliban spokesman. Additionally, another air strike in the same area has killed 24 Taliban members, including their commander, with 4 others being wounded.
KABUL, Afghanistan — After clashes durint the night of August 20, the Taliban claims to have taken over the Khan Abad district. Government sources confirm the take over, clashes are ongoing.
KUNAR, Afghanistan — On August 18, an Afghan National Army officer and two children were killed, and 35 additional people were wounded in a rocket attack targeting the Afghanistan Independence Day gathering in the volatile Kunar province of Afghanistan; hospital sources confirmed the casualties.
KABUL, Afghanistan — Joint operations by the Afghan National Security and Coalition Forces killed 61 fighters of Afghan Taliban and Islamic State, and wounded 53 others across different ground and aerial operations across Afghanistan, the Afghanistan Ministry of Defense press statement sites.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — 71 Taliban and ISIS fighters have been killed across Afghanistan, according to a statement released by the country’s Ministry of Defense. “57 terrorists including 36 Daesh [IS] fighters and a Taliban commander killed” as a result of operations in the “Nangarhar, Parwan, Laghman, Paktika, Paktia, Ghazni, Maidan Wardak, Kandahar, Farah, Jauzjan, Kunduz, …
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — The demonstration held in the Dhemazang area of Kabul was targeted by two suicide bombers, killing 61 and wounding more than 207 in Afghanistan, with the government officials confirming the death toll, ToloNews quoted. The attack is claimed by the Islamic State, in a statement released by the Amaq News Agency [mostly …
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — The Nangarhar Governor’s office has released a statement that the Afghan National Security Forces have killed 35 Islamic State fighters and 15 Taliban in different operations in the province.