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Kabul Attack

Taliban Attack Leaves Carnage In Its Wake

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 04.19.2016 | World

KABUL, April 19 (Reuters) - A Taliban suicide bomb and gun assault on a government security building during Tuesday morning rush hour in central Kabul...

Gunmen Attack Guesthouse In Afghan Capital

Reuters | LYNNE O'DONNELL and AMIR SHAH | Posted 05.13.2016 | World

By Mirwais Harooni KABUL, May 13 (Reuters) - Gunmen stormed a guest house popular with foreigners ahead of a music concert in the Afghan capital Ka...

Car Bomb Blast Rocks Kabul's Diplomatic Quarter

Reuters | Posted 04.27.2015 | World

KABUL, Feb 26 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber rammed a vehicle laden with explosives into a Turkish embassy car in the Afghan capital on Thursday, kill...

Blast In Afghan Capital Ahead Of President's Swearing In

Reuters | Posted 11.28.2014 | World

KABUL, Sept 29 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber attacked a security checkpoint near the airport in Afghanistan's capital on Monday, minutes before new P...

Gunmen Attack Major Kabul Hotel

Reuters | Jessica Donati and Hamid Shalizi | Posted 05.20.2014 | World

By Jessica Donati and Hamid Shalizi KABUL, March 21 (Reuters) - A Taliban assault on the restaurant of a luxury hotel, considered one ...

For Whom the Bell Tolls

Kathy Kelly | Posted 03.23.2014 | Politics
Kathy Kelly

We must never forget the full range of Dr. King's vision, nor the full tragedy of the world he sought to heal, nor the revolutionary spirit which he saw as our only hope of achieving his vision -- making do with everything we have to try to keep freedom ringing.

Suicide Bombers Attack Kabul Police Station

Reuters | Posted 02.15.2012 | World

(Releads with incident over, police deny suicide attack) KABUL, Dec 16 (Reuters) - An attack on a police station in the west of Kabul ...

U.S. Ambassador Blames Haqqani Network For Kabul Attack

Posted 11.14.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan on Wednesday blamed the Pakistani-based Haqqani network for the coordinated attack again...

Religious Reasons For The Taliban Attack On The Intercontinental Hotel

James Fergusson | Posted 08.29.2011 | Religion
James Fergusson

What is it about the Taliban and their convictions that make killing foreign hotel guests worth dying for? Part of the answer lies in Islamic eschatology.

Kabul Hit Ahead Of Afghan Poll

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

At least seven people, including two UN workers, have been killed in a suicide car bomb attack on a Western military convoy east of the Afghan capital...

Pakistan Aided Militants In Planning Kabul Attack, US Officials Say: Pakistan Denies Involvement

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The New York Times this morning reported that U.S. intelligence agencies have discovered, through intercepted communications, that Pakistan's spy serv...

Suicide Bomber Kills One, Wounds Four In Kabul

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A suicide bomber targeted an Afghan army bus in the centre of Kabul on Thursday, causing numerous casualties, officials said. One civilian was killed...