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Afghan govt to continue fight against Taliban: Amrullah Saleh

Kabul [Afghanistan] August 13 (ANI): Afghan First Vice President Amrullah Saleh on Friday informed that the government has decided to continue the fight against the Taliban. The government will fully…

Marshal Abdul Rashid Dostum leaves for Mazar-e-Sharif

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 11 (ANI): Marshal (Afghan National Army) Abdul Rashid Dostum on Tuesday left Kabul for Mazar-e-Sharif after the fall of the eighth province Baghlan to the Taliban. Ehsan…

NATO launches training of Afghan soldiers in Turkey

Ankara [Turkey] July 30 (ANI): North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) on Thursday launched a training programme in Turkey for Afghan military personnel. This is the first time when Afghan soldiers…

Time for India to Answer the Afghan Conundrum

Can India, at least this time, go beyond tokenism in supporting the Afghan National Army (ANA) in its fight against the Taliban? Will the Indian think-tank give up its measured…

Afghanistan: How Instability There Impacts The World

Afghanistan: How Instability There Impacts The World Lt Gen Syed Ata Hasnain (Retd) Everybody is talking and discussing Afghanistan because of the uncertainty prevailing after a 20-year US and NATO…

Triumph of Narco-Terrorism in Afghanistan and Threat to India

Triumph of Narco-Terrorism in Afghanistan and Threat to India Dr G Shreekumar Menon The Americans and the Europeans have just managed to wriggle out of Afghanistan. Immediately after the aftermath…

Heavy fighting breaks out in Afghanistan’s Badakhshan, 20 Taliban terrorists killed

Kabul [Afghnaistan], July 3 (ANI): Twenty Taliban terrorists were killed on Saturday in heavy fighting between Afghan defence forces and the terror group in Badakhshan province. "A total of 20…

Afghan forces retake control of 6 districts from Taliban as fighting continues

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 25 (ANI): The Afghan security forces retook control of the six districts from the Taliban as fighting surged in the war-torn country. The districts include Andkhoi and…

Afghan government forces recapture 2 districts in northern Takhar province

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 21 (ANI/Xinhua): Afghan government forces in an overnight counter-offensive have recaptured two districts in the northern Takhar province, an army spokesman in the northern region, Abdul Hadi…

Taliban attack on northern Afghan city repulsed, vehicle bombing foiled

Kunduz [Afghanistan], June 19 (ANI/Xinhua): Taliban attack on northern Afghan Kunduz city Saturday has been repulsed and the terrorists fled away after suffering casualties, army spokesman in the northern region…

Afghanistan security forces kill 258 Taliban terrorists in last 24 hrs

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 18 (ANI): As many as 258 Taliban terrorists were killed and 156 were wounded in the last 24 hours in military operations conducted by Afghan National Security…

Fighting between Afghan forces, Taliban in 80 districts kills over 100 terrorists, 90 security personnel

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 17 (ANI): At least 80 districts of Afghanistan have been witnessing fighting between security forces and Taliban terrorists in the past 24 hours. Citing sources, TOLOnews reported…