Afghanistan IS-K Qari Munib killed in a counterterrorism airstrike during op, Resolute Support spoxman Navy Capt. Bill Salvin tells VOA

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

28 July 2017
Increasing US troop numbers in Afghanistan “right now a Department of Defense “ matter, says @PressSec.5 month ago
Increasing US troop numbers in Afghanistan “right now a Department of Defense “ matter, says @PressSec.
5 month ago
Afghanistan IS-K Qari Munib killed in a counterterrorism airstrike during op, Resolute Support spoxman Navy Capt. Bill Salvin tells VOA
5 month ago
Russia worried US/coalition in Afghanistan "affects their ability to influence central Asia states to the north" per Gen. Nicholson
5 month ago
Asked by @SenBillNelson if Russia indirectly support alQaida, @ResoluteSupport's Gen Nicholson says "Yes sir"
5 month ago
Gen. Nicholson: Our main goals are destruction of AQ and ISK and working with Pakistan to eliminate Haqqani and Taliban sanctuaries in Pakistan
5 month ago
Russia supposed to host Afghan peace talks with Afghan Govt reps next week in Moscow.
5 month ago
Gen. Nicholson says he suspects Russia's intentions in Afghanistan are to undermine the United States and NATO.
5 month ago
Sen. King just asked Nicholson why U.S. airpower doesn't "take out" Afghan poppy fields.
5 month ago
Gen. Nicholson at the US Senate: "The Taliban can not stand up to the AFG Special Forces, we will increase our support to these forces"
5 month ago
Gen. Nicholson says a U.S. special forces soldier was severely wounded today in Sangin, Helmand province.
5 month ago
Gen Nicholson: "We have a reliable partner in AFG achieving on common goals"
5 month ago
Gen. Nicholson: With Afghan President Ghani we are working on an “ANDSF Roadmap” for the way ahead - population and gov't want us here
5 month ago
Gen. Nicholson: The ongoing biometric enrollment of Afghan soldiers will promote accuracy of pay systems and fight corruption
5 month ago
NATO has shortfall of troops in Afghanistan: US general
5 month ago
NATO has shortfall of troops in Afghanistan: US general
5 month ago
Gen. Nicholson: Our objective is to destroy Al-Qaeda in Afghanistan. Afghans are now doing most of the fighting
5 month ago
"Very concerned" about losses being suffered by Afghan forces, Gen Nicholson says, keeping Afghan forces below full authorized strength
5 month ago
"I believe we're in a stalemate" @ResoluteSupport Cmdr Gen John Nicholson tells Senate Armed Services Committee re Afghanistan Taliban
5 month ago
Gen. Nicholson: The complex U.S. relationship with Pakistan should receive a "holistic review." Lots of critical talk about Pakistan
5 month ago
Gen. Nicholson: Increased Afghan air power will bring offensive capability that will break the stalemate in Afghanistan
5 month ago
Gen. Nicholson: Key offensive stability of the Afghan forces can break the stalemate in Afghanistan
5 month ago
Nicholson: The Government of Afghanistan is committed to achieving peace through reconciliation
5 month ago
Gen. N: Pres Ghani is making bold reforms and implementing anti-corruption measures to professionalize & improve the AFG security forces
5 month ago
Gen. N: We have an exceptional partnership with President Ghani, Chief Executive Abdullah, the security forces and people of Afghanistan
5 month ago
Nicholson: At the Warsaw Summit last July, @NATO reaffirmed its commitment to sustain the ANDSF for four more years through 2020
5 month ago
Nicholson: The Afghan people have confidence in their security services and they do not want the Taliban to retur
5 month ago
Nicholson: The 17,000-strong AFG Special Forces are the best in the region. They operate independently on roughly 80% of their missions
5 month ago
Nicholson: I want to acknowledge the brave men and women of the ANDSF and the people of AFG fighting for a secure and stable country
5 month ago
Geh. Nicholson, Commander of Resolute Support: I would like to start by honoring the sacrifices of the menand women who served in Afghanistan and to those deployed there
5 month ago
McCain: Numerous terrorist groups operate in Pakistan and attack US soldiers in neighboring Afghanistan
5 month ago
John McCain: Taliban, Al-Qaeda operatives still active, Taliban want to gain grounds in Afghanistan, Afghans are in the fight
5 month ago
The International Red Cross and Red Crescent has partially suspended work in Afghanistan after six of its staff were shot dead.