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Afghan girl kills Taliban terrorists with AK-47 gun to avenge parents' murder

Afghan girl kills Taliban terrorists with AK-47 gun to avenge parents' murder

Her father was a government supporter, which is why the terrorists went to his house and dragged him out.

Roadside bombing kills 6 civilians in northern Afghanistan

Roadside bombing kills 6 civilians in northern Afghanistan

A roadside bombing killed at least six Afghan civilians travelling in a rickshaw in a northern province, an official said on Wednesday. N...Read More

30 Taliban attacks per day on the Afghan Security Forces after ceasefire: Sources

30 Taliban attacks per day on the Afghan Security Forces after ceasefire: Sources

Experts believe that the continuation of violence and war could put the process of the prisoners' swap and peace process into jeopardy.

George Floyd Murder: NYT staff furious after Op-Ed asks for troops to 'take care' of protesters

George Floyd Murder: NYT staff furious after Op-Ed asks for troops to 'take care' of protesters

Journalists at The New York Times have expressed dismay after an opinion piece by Republican senator Tom Cotton from Arkansas called for ...Read More

US peace envoy welcomes prisoner exchange process between Taliban, Afghan government

US peace envoy welcomes prisoner exchange process between Taliban, Afghan government

"Both sides should accelerate efforts to meet targets specified in the US-Taliban agreement as soon as possible.

Afghanistan government to release 5,000 Taliban prisoners if violence eases

Afghanistan government to release 5,000 Taliban prisoners if violence eases

The government will "release 1,500 Taliban prisoners as a gesture of goodwill" starting Saturday, with another 3,500 to be freed after ne...Read More

US begins troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, 10 days after inking deal with Taliban

US begins troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, 10 days after inking deal with Taliban

The US will cut the number of forces in the country to 8,600, according to a statement by US Forces' Afghanistan spokesman Colonel Sonny ...Read More

Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani rejects ‘prisoner swap’ again

Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani rejects ‘prisoner swap’ again

Addressing the country's Parliament, Ghani said the prisoner release arrangement in the deal between the US and the Taliban was untimely ...Read More

Taliban attack Afghan army bases

Taliban attack Afghan army bases

Hours after ending partial truce and throwing peace talks in doubt.

FPJ Edit: The Afghan deal for surrender

FPJ Edit: The Afghan deal for surrender

If you can’t beat them, join them. Well, not really join, but nonetheless beat a meek retreat. Whatever gloss they might p...Read More

Peace deal with Taliban is conditions-based agreement: US Defence Secretary

Peace deal with Taliban is conditions-based agreement: US Defence Secretary

After 18 years of war, the US and the Taliban signed the peace deal in Doha on Saturday to facilitate intra-Afghan dialogue in Oslo this ...Read More

Taliban ends partial truce; 3 killed in blast at a football match in east Afghanistan

Taliban ends partial truce; 3 killed in blast at a football match in east Afghanistan

The declaration comes only a day after President Ashraf Ghani said he would continue the partial truce at least until talks between Afgha...Read More

Taliban Peace Deal for dummies: How USA started its long war in Afghanistan

Taliban Peace Deal for dummies: How USA started its long war in Afghanistan

The United States signed a deal with the Taliban on Saturday, paving the way towards peace in Afghanistan and aimed at putting an end to ...Read More

Taliban Peace Deal: US and its allies to withdraw forces from Afghanistan within 14 months

Taliban Peace Deal: US and its allies to withdraw forces from Afghanistan within 14 months

US President Donald Trump has said that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will attend the signing of US-Taliban agreement, which could be on...Read More

'No discussion on CAA and Delhi violence with Modi': Top takeaways from Trump's presser

'No discussion on CAA and Delhi violence with Modi': Top takeaways from Trump's presser

US President Donald Trump said that he didn't discuss the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the violence in Delhi which hav...Read More

'Shame Osama died before becoming NYT’s editors': Twitter trolls New York Times for publishing Taliban deputy leaders' piece

'Shame Osama died before becoming NYT’s editors': Twitter trolls New York Times for publishing Taliban deputy leaders' piece

Sirajuddin Haqqani is a globally designated terrorist and the one on whose arrest the US government is offering a $10 million.

US announces proposal with Taliban to reduce violence in seven days

US announces proposal with Taliban to reduce violence in seven days

The US and the Taliban have negotiated a proposal for a seven-day reduction of violence in Afghanistan, said American Defence Secretary M...Read More

Afghanistan's passenger plane crashes in Taliban-held eastern area

Afghanistan's passenger plane crashes in Taliban-held eastern area

Arif Noori, spokesman for the provincial governor, said the plane went down around 1:10 p.m. local time in Deh Yak district, which is hel...Read More

Afghanistan: Grenade attack in wedding injures 20, including kids

Afghanistan: Grenade attack in wedding injures 20, including kids

Kabul: An hand grenade attack on an Afghan wedding ceremony wounded at least 20 people, including several children, a provincial official...Read More

Taliban claim attack that killed US soldier in Afghanistan

Taliban claim attack that killed US soldier in Afghanistan

The killing is likely to have consequences for ongoing talks between the US and the Taliban.

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