A Chinese firm signs $205 mln deal to build key road in Afghanistan

At least six killed in Lashkargar suicide bombing Suicide bomber attacks NDs department in Lashkargah city of helmand province: ReportsTarget of blast was an NDS office. Casualties feared. Security forces also reportedly trying to defuse unexploded car bombHelmand - Explosion reported in PD2 of Lashkargah, Helmand's capital. 200 Italian and US troops deployed to Farah province in Western Afghanistan to support local forcesAfghanistan Zabul - 4 security personnel dead, 4 injured in Taliban attack Around 200 NATO soldiers, mainly Italians, have been deployed to Afghanistan's western province of FarahHimachal Pradesh: Shimla continues to be covered under thick blanket of snow; normal life disruptedAbout US 300 Marines will deploy to Afghanistan's Helmand province to assist Afghan security forces battling Taliban insurgents Taliban launch a major offensive on Baharak district of Badakhshan: says security com Mohammad Nabi Bayan Islamic State Khurasan Claims Credit for bombing in Jalalabad Pentagon announces 300 Marines will deploy to Helmand Province Afghanistan this spring in support of the NATO-led @ResoluteSupport mission. One killed, two wounded in roadside IED in JalalabadExplosion reported in Qaisar district. Target believed to have been district police chief. At least 6 woundedBudget should be postponed as elections are close; allegation of appeasing public can be levied on ruling party in this case: Sanjay Raut, SSDelhi's Saket Court has reserved the order on bail of lawyer Rohit Tandon for 9 January in money laundering case against himTurkey extends its NATO mission in AfghanistanTurkish parliament approves motion to extend military mandate in Afghanistan as part of NATO support A SBIED blown up by own explosives in Zabul mosque in AfghanistanMilitary operation launch in BadakhshanAfghanistan, Uzbekistan trade relationsAfghanistan - Former jihadi commander killed in Kapisa blast Afghanistan: 53 militants killed in overnight operations throughout the country Two police soldiers killed, one wounded in clash between counter-narcotics police and armed men in Charikar cityAn Afghan asylum seeker set himself on fire at a German supermarket warehouse A rocket landed near to Kabul Hamid Karzai KIA Airport, no casualties reported Kabul - reports indicate at least 3 rockets landed near HKI Airport in Kabul city Monday afternoon. Early reports indicate no casualties Minister of Communications and Technology Abdul Razaq Wahidi suspendedISIS claimed responsibility for killing a Taliban leader in Jalalabad East AfghanistanISIL says they have attacked Afghanistan military base in Nazyan, Jalalabad. 7 killed, 4 Hummers destroyed

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

19 February 2017
At least six killed in Lashkargar suicide bombing
200 Italian and US troops deployed to Farah province in Western Afghanistan to support local forces
Around 200 NATO soldiers, mainly Italians, have been deployed to Afghanistan's western province of Farah
Himachal Pradesh: Shimla continues to be covered under thick blanket of snow; normal life disrupted
Islamic State Khurasan Claims Credit for bombing in Jalalabad
One killed, two wounded in roadside IED in Jalalabad
Budget should be postponed as elections are close; allegation of appeasing public can be levied on ruling party in this case: Sanjay Raut, SS
Turkey extends its NATO mission in Afghanistan
A SBIED blown up by own explosives in Zabul mosque in Afghanistan
ISIS claimed responsibility for killing a Taliban leader in Jalalabad East Afghanistan
ISIL says they have attacked Afghanistan military base in Nazyan, Jalalabad. 7 killed, 4 Hummers destroyed