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ISIS child suicide bomber kills at least four in Kabul's Green Zone | Security
ISIS child suicide bomber kills at least four in Kabul's Green Zone
As defeat looms, ISIS calls on women to fight | Terrorism
As defeat looms, ISIS calls on women to fight
Laghman athletes, youth call for peace | Youth
Laghman athletes, youth call for peace
In photos: securing the Pakistan-Afghanistan border | Security
In photos: securing the Pakistan-Afghanistan border
Leaders of Afghan militant groups deemed 'agents of foreign interests' | Terrorism
Leaders of Afghan militant groups deemed 'agents of foreign interests'
ISIS-Taliban clashes force 500 Nangarhar families to flee | Terrorism
ISIS-Taliban clashes force 500 Nangarhar families to flee
Russia expands support for Taliban as violence escalates across Afghanistan | Terrorism
Russia expands support for Taliban as violence escalates across Afghanistan
Smell of death lingers in Kabul mosque hit by ISIS suicide bomber | Terrorism
Smell of death lingers in Kabul mosque hit by ISIS suicide bomber
Public expresses concern over Red Cross closures in Afghanistan | Security
Public expresses concern over Red Cross closures in Afghanistan
Scores dead in Taliban attacks on security forces in Kandahar, Ghazni | Security
Scores dead in Taliban attacks on security forces in Kandahar, Ghazni
Illegal logging, mining help bankroll militants in Kunar Province | Security
Illegal logging, mining help bankroll militants in Kunar Province
7 ISIS fighters join peace process in Nangarhar | Security
7 ISIS fighters join peace process in Nangarhar
Casualties rise in Taliban attack on Paktia police headquarters | Terrorism
Casualties rise in Taliban attack on Paktia police headquarters
Freed Canadian hostage says Haqqani Network killed his baby, raped wife | Terrorism
Freed Canadian hostage says Haqqani Network killed his baby, raped wife
Iran supplies arms, cash to Taliban, says splinter group | Security
Iran supplies arms, cash to Taliban, says splinter group
Afghanistan slams Iran for recruiting children to fight in Syria | Human Rights
Afghanistan slams Iran for recruiting children to fight in Syria
Air strike in Kunar province kills 20 ISIS fighters | Security
Air strike in Kunar province kills 20 ISIS fighters
Afghan officials point to improved morale among troops | Security
Afghan officials point to improved morale among troops
Pakistan army frees North American family kidnapped by Afghan Taliban | Security
Pakistan army frees North American family kidnapped by Afghan Taliban
Wikipedia to offer free access to Afghans via mobile phone | Technology
Wikipedia to offer free access to Afghans via mobile phone
'We were deceived', defecting Taliban leader says | Security
'We were deceived', defecting Taliban leader says
ISIS, Taliban prevent polio vaccination of 200,000 Afghan children | Health
ISIS, Taliban prevent polio vaccination of 200,000 Afghan children
Pakistani pilgrims are being recruited into Iran's mercenary groups | Security
Pakistani pilgrims are being recruited into Iran's mercenary groups
Kabul to get ring road amid new construction in Wazir Akbar Khan | Security
Kabul to get ring road amid new construction in Wazir Akbar Khan
Assassination attempt against Taliban leader highlights infighting, divide | Terrorism
Assassination attempt against Taliban leader highlights infighting, divide
Afghanistan plans to train, arm civilians to fight Taliban, ISIS | Security
Afghanistan plans to train, arm civilians to fight Taliban, ISIS
Taliban activity leaves 250,000 in Uruzgan without health care access | Health
Taliban activity leaves 250,000 in Uruzgan without health care access
Citizens condemn militant efforts to create chaos on Pak-Afghan border | Terrorism
Citizens condemn militant efforts to create chaos on Pak-Afghan border
Pakistani army chief, Afghan president boost bilateral co-operation | Diplomacy
Pakistani army chief, Afghan president boost bilateral co-operation

Newsbrief

Security forces seize explosives-smuggling horses in Nangarhar 4 Taliban militants killed by own explosives in Herat Authorities thwart mosque bombing in Jalalabad Afghan deputy governor kidnapped in Peshawar Former insurgent renounces Taliban, says insurgency contravenes Islam ISIS, Taliban casualties rise amid clashes in Nangarhar American hostage is seriously ill, says Taliban Afghan forces kill 7 Taliban fighters in Maidan Wardak, including commander Infighting over zakat leaves more than 50 Taliban dead in Jawzjan Air strike wipes out ISIS hideout in Nangarhar Taliban shadow official killed in Faryab infighting Taliban militants burn down villagers' homes in Sar-e-Pul Suspected drug trafficker detained near Tajik-Afghan border Air strike targets gathering of 300 Taliban militants in Herat 3 ISIS members killed in Nangarhar raid Suspected key Haqqani Network member arrested in Kabul ISIS suicide bomber camp in Nangarhar hit in coalition air strike Taliban infighting leaves 40 dead in Herat US Secretary of State Tillerson makes unannounced visit to Kabul 4 police killed in Taliban attack in Ghazni Taliban leaders killed in Helmand operations Surrender or be eliminated, Ghani tells terrorists Dozens of civilians killed in mosque attacks in Ghor, Kabul Afghan human rights commission calls Taliban attacks 'war crimes' 5 killed in new clashes between Taliban and ISIS in Nangarhar ISIS to be crushed, says HPC chairman Taliban kill 6 ALP members in Balkh Suspected would-be suicide bomber detained outside Kabul Police nab suspected would-be 13-year-old ISIS suicide bomber in Nangarhar Air strikes kill 8 Taliban militants in Nangarhar, Kunduz US soldier held by Taliban for 5 years pleads guilty to desertion Afghan forces seize explosives-packed car, detain suspects near Kabul Key Taliban suspect arrested in Samangan Taliban, ISIS clash in Nangarhar despite calls for truce Russia supplies Taliban with free fuel for lucrative resales Local forces 'ready' to battle Taliban in Badakhshan Taliban will not attend peace talks in Oman, say two leaders Afghan airstrikes kill 5 Taliban militants in Sar-e-pul 5 Taliban killed in Jawzjan clashes Success impossible through war, says President Ghani Unidentified gunmen attack Balkh governor spokesman Afghan commandos kill four Taliban commanders in Herat 5 Taliban militants killed by own bomb in Laghman Red Cross to 'drastically reduce' its presence in Afghanistan Afghan government working on new plan to lower internet prices 2 senior Taliban commanders killed in Kunduz Afghan forces regain key valley in Parwan Coalition air strike kills 11 ISIS members in Nangarhar Security forces arrest Taliban members target scouting in Kabul 48 Taliban killed in Kunduz, Faryab Afghan conflict displaces more than 260,000 in 2017: UN Afghan forces thwart rocket attack on Kabul Parliament praises security forces' performance during Ashura Roadside bomb kills 2 policemen in Zabul Iran recruits Afghan children for Syria war: Human Rights Watch Air strike kills 2 ISIS members in Nangarhar