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Tehran's support for Taliban hinders Afghan development projects | Security
Tehran's support for Taliban hinders Afghan development projects
Fed up with Taliban, Parwan residents torch militants' hideout | Security
Fed up with Taliban, Parwan residents torch militants' hideout
ISIS, Taliban militants surrender in Nangarhar, vow to support government | Security
ISIS, Taliban militants surrender in Nangarhar, vow to support government
US refuses to let Afghanistan become extremist 'sanctuary': Pentagon | Security
US refuses to let Afghanistan become extremist 'sanctuary': Pentagon
Herat public services improve as government steps up fight against corruption | Crime Justice
Herat public services improve as government steps up fight against corruption
Concerns grow over ISIS recruitment of disaffected Taliban fighters | Security
Concerns grow over ISIS recruitment of disaffected Taliban fighters
Taliban profits from drug trafficking take a major hit in Farah | Security
Taliban profits from drug trafficking take a major hit in Farah
Nangarhar rally urges Taliban to show willingness to end war | Security
Nangarhar rally urges Taliban to show willingness to end war
ISIS militants surrender in Kunar, opt for 'peaceful life' | Security
ISIS militants surrender in Kunar, opt for 'peaceful life'
Improved security at Band-e-Amir triggers surge in Bamiyan Province tourism | Security
Improved security at Band-e-Amir triggers surge in Bamiyan Province tourism
Female police officers bring improved security to Zabul | Security
Female police officers bring improved security to Zabul
Website gives women platform to amplify concerns about peace process | Women's Rights
Website gives women platform to amplify concerns about peace process
Rifts widen within Taliban as faction claims killing of Haibatullah's brother | Security
Rifts widen within Taliban as faction claims killing of Haibatullah's brother
Ghani vows to destroy ISIS after deadly wedding attack in Kabul | Security
Ghani vows to destroy ISIS after deadly wedding attack in Kabul
Bombings mar Independence Day celebrations in Jalalabad | Security
Bombings mar Independence Day celebrations in Jalalabad
Internally displaced Afghans from western provinces return home as security improves | Security
Internally displaced Afghans from western provinces return home as security improves
Iranian regime provides 'massive support' for Afghan drug traffickers | Crime Justice
Iranian regime provides 'massive support' for Afghan drug traffickers
Darulaman Palace emerges from ruins as 'message of peace' | Security
Darulaman Palace emerges from ruins as 'message of peace'
Taliban militants surrender upon realising their insurgency 'wasn't legitimate' | Security
Taliban militants surrender upon realising their insurgency 'wasn't legitimate'
Afghan authorities crack down on terrorist recruiting at universities | Terrorism
Afghan authorities crack down on terrorist recruiting at universities
Afghan women refuse return to nightmare of Taliban rule | Women's Rights
Afghan women refuse return to nightmare of Taliban rule
Taliban leaders lash out at investigation pointing to their secret 'posh life' | Security
Taliban leaders lash out at investigation pointing to their secret 'posh life'
Rallies in Nangarhar, Herat urge Taliban to declare immediate cease-fire | Security
Rallies in Nangarhar, Herat urge Taliban to declare immediate cease-fire
Eyeing the 'sweetness of peace', thousands in Herat urge Taliban to stop fighting | Security
Eyeing the 'sweetness of peace', thousands in Herat urge Taliban to stop fighting
Taliban behead disabled farmer in Sar-e-Pul who rejected extortion demand | Crime Justice
Taliban behead disabled farmer in Sar-e-Pul who rejected extortion demand
'Thirsty for peace': Afghans hope for peace amid Eid preparations | Security
'Thirsty for peace': Afghans hope for peace amid Eid preparations
Taliban's 'cowardly' attack on Khurshid TV employees deemed a war crime | Security
Taliban's 'cowardly' attack on Khurshid TV employees deemed a war crime
Latest Taliban infighting in Herat leaves 34 militants dead | Security
Latest Taliban infighting in Herat leaves 34 militants dead
Taliban militants burn bodies of Afghan soldiers in latest atrocities in Takhar | Security
Taliban militants burn bodies of Afghan soldiers in latest atrocities in Takhar
Deadly Taliban bombing hits Kabul police compound | Security
Deadly Taliban bombing hits Kabul police compound
Citizens' Charter project brings Herat residents development, prosperity | Economy
Citizens' Charter project brings Herat residents development, prosperity
With Afghan forces in control, Nangarhar residents return to former ISIS stronghold | Security
With Afghan forces in control, Nangarhar residents return to former ISIS stronghold
Security forces 'fully prepared' to protect elections against Taliban threats | Security
Security forces 'fully prepared' to protect elections against Taliban threats
Young Afghans remain wary of Taliban sincerity as peace talks progress | Diplomacy
Young Afghans remain wary of Taliban sincerity as peace talks progress
In photos: The dogs who sniff out explosives in Kabul | Security
In photos: The dogs who sniff out explosives in Kabul
Arrest of spy ring in Herat underscores Tehran's malign intentions | Security
Arrest of spy ring in Herat underscores Tehran's malign intentions
Al-Qaeda heir Hamza bin Laden 'dead' | Terrorism
Al-Qaeda heir Hamza bin Laden 'dead'
Taliban extortion, destruction constitute major drag on economic growth | Economy
Taliban extortion, destruction constitute major drag on economic growth
Female district governor in Balkh joins front line against Taliban | Security
Female district governor in Balkh joins front line against Taliban

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US ambassador criticises Taliban's destruction of telecom infrastructure Afghan forces launch large-scale operations against Taliban in Badakhshan Afghan forces kill 16 Taliban fighters in Balkh Afghan forces kill 44 Taliban fighters in southern provinces Afghan forces kill 7 Taliban fighters in Faryab Taliban kill 3 Samangan tribal elders, provincial council member in Baghlan Afghan forces kill 2 Taliban leaders in Balkh Province US will continue support of Afghan forces: Khalilzad Afghan special forces rescue 15 captives from Taliban prison in Kunduz Taliban vow to attack more telecom sites, cut fiber optic cables Roadside bomb kills civilian in Nangarhar Afghan special forces arrest 6 Taliban militants in Logar Parwan residents set Taliban stronghold on fire Afghan forces kill 20 Taliban militants in Uruzgan Death toll from Kabul wedding bombing reaches 80 US ready to finalise peace deal, says Khalilzad Afghan special forces arrest 2 ISIS members in Kabul Taliban militants set ablaze girls' school in Kabul Air strike kills Taliban shadow district governor in Logar Special police arrest 5 suspected terrorists in Kabul Afghan forces arrest 5 Taliban militants with 400kg of opium in Farah Afghan forces kill 13 Taliban militants in Logar, Ghazni Afghan forces kill 15 Taliban members in Faryab Helmand police repel Taliban, killing 6 militants Afghan special police arrest key member of Haqqani Network in Kabul Afghan forces destroy Taliban suicide training centre in Logar Afghan government releases 35 Taliban prisoners as gesture of goodwill Coalition air strikes kill 55 Taliban militants in 2 provinces Afghan forces raid 3 ISIS hideouts in Kabul Afghan air strikes kill 31 Taliban militants in Faryab Afghan special forces arrest 4 Taliban fighters in Balkh Kabul bomb targeting TV employees' bus kills 2 Afghans US air strike kills Taliban militants in Ghazni Afghan forces kill Taliban militants from China and Chechnya in Logar IED kills 2 police officers in Kabul Afghan forces kill Taliban leaders in 2 provinces Afghan special forces destroy 3 suicide vest factories in Paktika