No civilian casualties in U.S. massive bombing against IS in Afghanistan: commander
04-14 19:15
No civilian casualties were reported following Thursday's massive U.S. bombing against an Islamic State (IS) position in Afghanistan, the U.S. and NATO commander said on Friday.
46 militants killed in fresh military operations in Afghanistan
04-11 15:24
At least 46 militants were killed amid military operations launched by Afghan security forces within the last 24 hours, the country's Interior Ministry said on Tuesday.
Car bomb rocks eastern Afghan province, killing attacker
04-10 14:24
A suicide car bombing rocked near an Afghan security forces' base in eastern province of Nangarhar on Monday, killing the attacker, local authorities said.
Afghan forces kill 9 IS militants
04-04 18:24
A total of nine militants loyal to the hardliner Islamic State (IS) group were killed and two others arrested after clash erupted in Achin district of the eastern Nangarhar province, police spokesman in the province Hazrat Hussian Mashriqwal said Tuesday.
Horn of African states pledge investments in drought resilience programs
03-31 18:13
Countries in the Greater Horn of Africa region on Friday renewed their commitment to scaling up investments in drought resilience programs in order to cushion vulnerable population from an escalating food and water insecurity.
27 militants killed in eastern Afghan raid: official
03-30 15:14
Twenty-seven Taliban militants were killed after Afghan army's Special Forces launched an operation in the country's eastern province of Nangarhar, a Defense Ministry spokesman said on Thursday.
Afghan clash leaves 4 Taliban fighters dead
03-28 18:33
At least four Taliban militants have been killed and two others injured after clash erupted between security forces and armed insurgents in Gilan district of the eastern Ghazni province on Monday, an army spokesman in the province Hanif Rezai said Tuesday.
Afghan troops destroy narcotics in restive province
03-28 15:07
Afghan troops waged an anti-drug operation and destroyed a large amount of narcotics together with an heroin factory in southern Helmand province earlier this month, the command of Afghan Special Forces said on Tuesday.
Police kill would-be suicide attacker in S. Afghanistan
03-23 14:33
Police shot dead a would-be suicide bomber in the Taliban former stronghold -- the southern Kandahar province on Wednesday night, provincial police spokesman Zia Durani said Thursday.