Kabul, Afghanistan News
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2 hrs ago | Inter Press Service
Rukia recovers after a successful fistula operation at Malalai Maternity Hospital in Badakhshan, Afganistan .
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President Obama is trying to defeat ISIS in Iraq , but ISIS might be setting up a new franchise in Afghanistan.
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12 hrs ago | The Daily Star
KABUL: Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah was locked in last-chance talks with the United Nations Tuesday as a deal to resolve the country's damaging election dispute edged closer to failure.
16 hrs ago | BBC News
Fighters from a militant Islamic group in Afghanistan, allied to the Taliban, have told the BBC they are considering joining forces with Islamic State .
Power vacuum looms for Afghanistan as UN delays date for result of presidential elections to mid-September despite Karzai's plans to leave office next week.
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Boys play soccer in the Qasaba district of Kabul, Afghanistan, on July 25. In this neighborhood, the proximity of residential housing to large compounds associated with the Afghan Defense and Interior Ministries - prime targets for insurgents - means civilians are increasingly in the crossfire.
Talks on a power sharing deal between Afghanistan's rival presidential candidates, Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah, have collapsed, a top leader said on Monday, rekindling fears of ethnic unrest over the disputed vote.
General Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the US joint chiefs of staff, salutes during a change of command ceremony at the ISAF headquarters in Kabul on August 26, 2014.
KABUL: At least 53 Taliban militants were killed and 14 others were injured during military operations by Afghan national security forces in the past 24 hours.
" Soon after the Taliban were ousted from Kabul, Hamid Karzai was nominated interim president in December 2001.
Afghan tourists ride on swan-shaped paddle boats on the Band-e Amir lake on the outskirts of Bamiyan yesterday.
Army Gen. John F. Campbell, the new commander of U.S. and coalition forces in Afghanistan, will likely not attend the NATO ministers meeting in Britain next week at which the U.S. had hoped to cement final decisions on a future force presence and aid, a U.S. military official in Kabul said Friday.
At least eight people were killed and 41 injured after militants stormed the country's national intelligence agency office in eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar early Saturday, Xinhua news agency reports.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 08:41 pm
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