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Taliban Insurgents

Afghan Presidential Candidate's Home Attacked

Reuters | Posted 05.24.2014 | World

* Ghani not in building, but family members at home * Taliban claims responsibility * Kabul on high alert ahead of April...

Taliban Kill 12 Afghan Civilians, Aid Workers

AP | RAHIM FAIEZ | Posted 10.26.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Insurgents shot and killed 12 civilians in two separate incidents over the weekend, including six aid workers employed on g...

Nearly 300 Afghan Security Forces Killed In A Month

AP | DAVID RISING | Posted 08.31.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Militants blew up a suicide car bomb at the gate to a NATO compound in Kabul early Tuesday and attacked guards with small-a...

6 Afghan Police Found Dead At Checkpoint

AP | Posted 08.12.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Six Afghan policemen were found shot at their checkpoint in the country's south and two other policemen were missing, raisi...

Suicide Bomber Kills 9 Schoolchildren In Afghanistan

AP | KAY JOHNSON | Posted 08.03.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bomber targeting U.S. troops outside an Afghan government office killed nine children walking home from school an...

Brutal Attack On Kabul Finally Ends, Says Spokesman

AP | HEIDI VOGT and AMIR SHAH | Posted 11.13.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan -- The 20-hour insurgent assault on the heavily guarded Afghan capital left 27 dead - including police, civilians and attackers - w...

Some Contractors In Afghanistan Allegedly Paying Protection Money To Taliban

Politics Daily | David Wood | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Some international contractors, hired by the United States to build roads and other large construction projects in Afghanistan, are paying Taliban ins...

5 U.S. Troops Among 50 Killed In Afghan Violence

RICHARD A. OPPEL Jr. And SANGAR RAHIMI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL (AP) — About 50 civilians, security forces and militants were killed in a wave of violence around Afghanistan, including a bomb that left 14 A...

Afghan Foreign Assistance Helps Fund The Taliban

Global Post | Jean MacKenzie | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL -- It is the open secret no one wants to talk about, the unwelcome truth that most prefer to hide. In Afghanistan, one of the richest sources of...

Taliban Insurgents Poised At Gates Of Kabul

CNN | Paula Newton | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A top Taliban commander has told CNN his insurgents are poised and ready to attack Kabul and could strike virtually anywhere in the city....

Pakistani Drivers Will No Longer Deliver Supplies To Afghanistan

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Lorry drivers in north-west Pakistan say they will no longer deliver supplies to Nato and US-led forces in Afghanistan due to worsening security. T...