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'A symbol of bravery': Robotics team highlights Afghan girls' achievements

'A symbol of bravery': Robotics team highlights Afghan girls' achievements

Team members have become 'ambassadors of technology' as they travel around the world and put a spotlight on the achievements of Afghan women since the end of the Taliban regime.

Newsbrief

Asian Development Bank grants loan to build solar-power plant in Afghanistan Afghan commandos kill key Taliban commander in Herat Air strikes kill 10 Taliban militants in Faryab NDS special forces kill 19 Taliban militants in Helmand Afghan forces kill 18 Taliban militants in Ghazni 9 Taliban militants killed in Kandahar by Afghan forces 2 Pakistani ISIS members, family members surrender in Nangarhar US urges Afghan election workers to prepare for September poll Final results of October parliamentary elections announced 2 premature bomb blasts kill Taliban commander, explosives specialist Police thwart attempted suicide bombing in Maidan Wardak Jalalabad blasts kill at least 3

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Afghans applaud ease and efficiency of new online passport service

Afghans applaud ease and efficiency of new online passport service

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What do you think of the presence of 'Islamic State of Iraq and Syria' (ISIS) in Afghanistan?