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Afghanistan Attacks

Dozens Killed In Afghanistan Violence As Foreign Troops Prepare To Leave

Reuters | Posted 02.12.2015 | World

By Hamid Shalizi and Mirwais Harooni KABUL, Dec 13 (Reuters) - The Afghan Taliban killed a Supreme Court official, a dozen mine cleare...

WATCH: Afghan Trainee Who Reportedly Killed His American Trainers Speaks Out

Posted 09.17.2012 | World

In another bloody weekend in Afghanistan, four American soldiers lost their lives when an Afghan police officer turned his gun on U.S. troops in Zabul...

Afghan Culture Guides Need To Cut Insider Attacks

Reuters | Posted 11.06.2012 | World

By Amie Ferris-Rotman KABUL, Sept 6 (Reuters) - Afghan Defence Ministry officials, trying to stop the alarming increase in 'insider' a...

Afghan Attacks Underscore Growing Power Of Haqqani Network

nytimes.com | Posted 04.17.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — Western military and intelligence officials acknowledged on Monday that they were surprised by the scale and sophistication of the sync...

150 Schoolgirls Poisoned

Reuters | Posted 06.17.2012 | World

By Mohammad Hamid KUNDUZ, Afghanistan, April 17 (Reuters) - About 150 Afghan schoolgirls were poisoned on Tuesday after drinking conta...

Attacks In Kandahar Kill At Least 13

Posted 03.04.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Officials say three explosions in a day have killed 13 people in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar. The dead include a c...

Petraeus: Afghanistan Attacks Reach Record High

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

America's top general painted a bleak picture Thursday of the immediate future in Afghanistan, saying that insurgent attacks have risen to record leve...

Afghanistan Nearly Twice As Deadly For US Troops Than Iraq So Far In July

McClatchy Newspapers | Nancy Youssef | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Nearly twice as many U.S. troops have been killed in Afghanistan than in Iraq so far this month, marking the lowest death toll of the Iraq war and the...

Taliban Attacks In Afghanistan Soared In 2007

The Guardian (U.K.) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Attacks by the Taliban in Afghanistan surged last year, according to previously unpublished figures from allied military forces fighting insurgents. ...