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Four killed in Afghan suicide attack

Kabul, Nov 11 (IANS) Four people were killed and five others injured on Saturday in a suicide attack targeting a military camp in Afghanistan's Helmand province, a police officer said. A Taliban terrorist driving an explosive-laden car was attempting to enter the military camp but was identified and shot dead by security personnel outside. However, two more terrorists accompanying the su...

3 days ago
15 killed in police training centre attack in Afghanistan

Kabul, Nov 8 (IANS) At least 15 insurgents were killed after Taliban attacked a police training centre in Afghanistan's Wardak province on Tuesday. One terrorist detonated a car bomb at the front gate of Dasht-e-Toap Police Training Centre at evening, enabling the gunmen to make their way to the facility, a source told Xinhua anonymously. The attack triggered a heavy clash betwee...

9 days ago
Four militants killed in Afghan airstrike

Kabul, Nov 1 (IANS) Four Taliban militants in Afghanistan's Kunduz province were killed and several injured on Wednesday in an airstrike, an army spokesman said. Acting upon intelligence input, the security forces conducted airstrikes against Taliban hideout in Nawabad area of Chardara district, killing four rebels on the spot, Ghulam Hazrat Karimi told Xinhua news agency. Taliba...

12 days ago
13 Afghan policemen killed in Taliban attack

Kabul, Oct 29 (IANS) At least 13 policemen were killed on Sunday when Taliban militants attacked security checkpoints in Afghanistan's Kunduz province. Another policeman was reported missing in the attack in Khanabad district, Xinhua news agency reported. On Saturday, Taliban militants killed nine police personnel in a similar attack in Ghazni province. --IANS ksk...

2 months ago
Afghan forces foil Taliban's offensive, 70 militants killed

Kandahar, Aug 19 (IANS) As many as 70 Taliban militants were killed and scores injured after Afghan aircraft dropped bombs on a militant convoy in Kandahar province, an official said on Saturday. The incident took place late Friday night when the Taliban fighters equipped with military vehicles planned to take control of Nish, Shah WaliKot and Khakriz districts of the province, a police ...

2 months ago
Five Taliban militants killed in Afghan airstrike

Kabul, Aug 17 (IANS) At least five Taliban militants were killed in an airstrike in Afghanistan's Kunduz province on Thursday, a top official said. Acting upon intelligence report, the airstrike targeted a Taliban hideout in Chardara district, the official told Xinhua news agency. --IANS ksk/vm ...

2 months ago
25 militants killed in Afghanistan

Kabul, Aug 14 (IANS) At least 25 Taliban militants were killed and 10 wounded as fighting for the control of Mirza Olang district in Afghanistan continued on Monday, an official said. Some strategic areas have been re-taken in Mirza Olang and mop-up operations backed by air fire continue, Xinhua news agency quoted a military official as saying. According to the official, Taliban ...

3 months ago
30 Taliban militants killed in accidental blast in Afghanistan

Kabul, Aug 11 (IANS) At least 30 Taliban militants were killed in an accidental blast in Afghanistan's Farah province, an official said on Friday. The explosion took place in Pewa Pasaw area of Bala Buluk district on Thursday before the militants tried to attack government security forces' positions, Xinhua news agency quoted the official as saying. As soon as the militants were ...

3 months ago
30 Taliban militants killed in accidental blast in Afghanistan

Kabul, Aug 11 (IANS) At least 30 Taliban militants were killed in an accidental blast in Afghanistan's Farah province, an official said on Friday. The explosion took place in Pewa Pasaw area of Bala Buluk district on Thursday before the militants tried to attack government security forces' positions, Xinhua news agency quoted the official as saying. As soon as the militants were ...

3 months ago
30 Taliban militants killed in accidental blast in Afghanistan

Kabul, Aug 11 (IANS) At least 30 Taliban militants were killed in an accidental blast in Afghanistan's Farah province, an official said on Friday. The explosion took place in Pewa Pasaw area of Bala Buluk district on Thursday before the militants tried to attack government security forces' positions, Xinhua news agency quoted the official as saying. As soon as the militants were ...

3 months ago
Taliban recapture key Afghan district

Kabul, Aug 10 (IANS) Taliban militants on Thursday recaptured a key district in Afghanistan's Paktia province, a security official said. Taliban rebels after heavy fighting once again captured the Jani Khil district, the official told Xinhua news. Jani Khil district briefly fell to the Taliban fighters on July 25 but the government forces seized it after two days of fighting. ...

3 months ago
Iran denies 'support' for Afghan Taliban

Tehran, Aug 9 (IANS) Iran dismissed as bizarre the allegations by a Saudi diplomat in Kabul about Tehran's alleged links to Taliban militants and armed groups inside Afghanistan, Press TV reported on Tuesday. Iranian embassy in Kabul said the allegations by Mishari al-Harbi, the Saudi charge d'affaires in Kabul, are baseless and groundless, according to its statement. The remarks...

3 months ago
10 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

Kabul, Aug 7 (IANS) Ten Taliban militants were killed and seven others injured in airstrikes in Afghanistan's Faryab province, police said on Monday. The strikes were conducted by Afghan security forces in Ghormach and Khawja Sabzposh districts on Sunday night, a senior police official told Xinhua news agency. However, there were no civilian casualties or injuries, he said.

3 months ago
12 militants killed in Afghanistan attacks

Kabul, Aug 6 (IANS) As many as 12 militants were killed in incidents in two northern Afghan provinces, the police said on Sunday. The police repelled an attack at a security checkpoints in Raghistan district of Badakhshan province that left six militants dead and three others injured on Saturday night, Xinhua news agency quoted a police official as saying. No troops or civilians...

3 months ago
50 Taliban militants killed in Afghan airstrike

Kabul, Aug 5 (IANS) At least 50 Taliban militants were killed and three wounded in an airstrike on a militants' hideout in Afghanistan's Khost province, a local official said on Saturday. The strike was conducted in a remote locality in Piri area of Musa Khil district late on Friday evening, District Chief Gulab Mangal told Xinhua news agency. Mangal said the airstrike was conduc...

3 months ago
Taliban gunmen seize building in Afghan town

Kabul, Aug 4 (IANS) A group of Taliban militants attacked a money exchange shop in Helmand province of Afghanistan on Friday morning, officials said. Helmand Governor spokesman Omar Zwak said clashes were ongoing between security forces and four militants at a market in Gereshk district. They also attacked a military base situated nearby the market, Zwak said. The shops i...

3 months ago
11 militants die in Afghan operation

Kabul, July 30 (IANS) At least 11 militants were killed when the Afghan police repelled a Taliban attack in Paktika province, the Interior Ministry said on Sunday. According to a ministry statement, the insurgents were killed and 17 others injured when Taliban militants attacked police checkpoints in Sarobi district on Saturday evening, Xinhua news agency reported. No police offi...

3 months ago
45 Taliban militants killed in Afghan attack

Kabul, July 27 (IANS) At least 45 Taliban militants were killed as Afghan security forces repelled an attack in Nuristan province, the Defence Ministry said on Thursday. Hundreds of Taliban insurgents attacked Want Waygal district on Wednesday night. They were met with fierce resistance from security forces, the ministry said, adding that 50 militants were also injured. However, ...

3 months ago
Russia says report of Moscow arming Taliban 'groundless'

Moscow, July 26 (IANS) Russia on Wednesday denied a report that it supplied arms to Taliban militants in Afghanistan, and called the allegation groundless. Russia does not support the Taliban, and maintains contacts with it exclusively to ensure the safety of Russian citizens in Afghanistan and to encourage it to join the process of national reconciliation, a Foreign Ministry statement s...

3 months ago
26 Afghan soldiers killed as Taliban storm base

Kabul, July 26 (IANS) At least 26 Afghan soldiers have been killed in a Taliban attack on a military base in Afghanistan's Kandahar province. The attack took place in Khakriz district on late Tuesday and continued for several hours, the Defence Ministry said in a statement. It said 26 soldiers were killed and 13 wounded in the attack. During the hours long clashes, over 80 Taliba...

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