PESHAWAR (Reuters) - A delegation from the Taliban visited China earlier this month to discuss the situation in Afghanistan, where the insurgent movement is fighting the Western-backed government in Kabul, sources in the Taliban sai...
Afghanistan will face several problem while the procedure of WTO admittance will take place.
Afghanistan expects that the economic ties between Kabul and Moscow would strengthen, following the Asian nation's accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO), Afghanistan’s Deputy Minister for Trade Mozammil Shinwari told Sputnik in an interview.
From a massive suicide attack in Afghanistan to the US Democratic National Convention, here is the week in pictures.
US watchdog says area under Kabul government's "influence" shrank by nearly five percent since beginning of this year.
From the murder of a French priest to the slaughter of 80 Shia Muslims in Kabul, ISIS has one goal: to create a spate of religious civil wars across the world.
More than half of the posts that Afghans publish on Facebook are dedicated to violence and cruelty. Ruhollah Rizvani, a psychologist and a lecturer at the Kabul University, told Sputnik in an interview about the results of his research into the underlying reasons behind this high index.
The release of the United Nations’ mid-year report on civilians casualties (CIVCAS) in Afghanistan came two days after ‘the deadliest single incident recorded by the UN in Afghanistan since 2001’. Eighty civilians were killed and asShow More Summary
KABUL (Reuters) - Islamic State is threatening more attacks against Afghanistan's Hazara minority after Saturday's suicide blasts in Kabul that killed 80 people, pledging to retaliate against support by some in the mainly Shi'ite group for the Assad regime in Syria.
by Ana Sofia Knauf UPDATE: At least 15 killed, 45 injured after knife attack at facility for the disabled in Sagamihara, Japan. https://t.co/wTrUyhEjsR— The Associated Press (@AP) July 25, 2016 Kabul, Club Blu, and now Sagamihara. AShow More Summary
The Afghan National Security adviser said that Kabul would voice new proposals on the joint fight against drug trafficking with Russia at a meeting on July 26 in Moscow.
The Afghan National Security adviser said that the country was ready to hold talks with Taliban if the latter assumed a peaceful track.
KABUL, July 25 (Reuters) - Civilians are being killed and wounded in record numbers in Afghanistan, the United Nations reported on Monday, just days after one of the deadliest attacks ever in Kabul. Overall at least 1,601 civilians were...Show More Summary
Daunting figures released just days after the deadliest bombing to hit Kabul since the insurgency began in 2001
KABUL (Reuters) - Civilians are being killed and wounded in record numbers in Afghanistan, the United Nations reported on Monday, just days after one of the deadliest attacks ever in Kabul.
Ethnic Hazaras gathered on a hilltop cemetery near Kabul to mourn nearly two dozen relatives and friends, among at least 80 killed in a bombing claimed by the Islamic State a day earlier.
Originally, the Taliban was blamed for killing dozens in Kabul, Afghanistan on Saturday, however, ISIS claimed responsible for the joint suicide bombing, CNN reports. An Afghan Health Ministry spokesman, Ismail Kawoosi, reveals thatShow More Summary
Islamic State, also known as ISIS, ISIL or Daesh, has taken responsibility for the deadly blast in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul, which was launched by a suicide bomber on Saturday. At least 81 were killed in the blast and upwards of 200 people were injured. Show More Summary
KABUL (Reuters) - A rocket hit an area of central Kabul on Sunday, an interior ministry official said, triggering alarms in foreign embassies that were on high alert following a suicide attack a day earlier in which 80 people died.
Members of Afghanistan's Hazara minority began the task of burying more than 80 people killed in Saturday's suicide attack in Kabul, with many blaming political leaders for security failures that led to the massacre. Officials said 84...Show More Summary