Nearly 50 dead, wounded as suicide attack rocks Lashkargah city in Helmand

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

19 October 2018
A KC-10 boom operator refuels a F-22 Raptor over the skies of southwest Asia Aug. 22.1 year ago
A KC-10 boom operator refuels a F-22 Raptor over the skies of southwest Asia Aug. 22.
1 year ago
Locals say Insurgents are warning people driving from Kandahar to Helmand, heavy clashes ongoing between ANDSF and them just few km away
1 year ago
Nearly 50 dead, wounded as suicide attack rocks Lashkargah city in Helmand
1 year ago
Taliban suicide bomber kills at least five civilians in Helmand
1 year ago
Taliban’s shadow district governor killed in Wardak airstrike
1 year ago
Five killed, dozens wounded in Helmand bombing
1 year ago
Many casualties feared following deadly suicide car bombing in Lashkargah city Wednesday morning
1 year ago
Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack in Lashkar Gah
1 year ago
At least 3 Humvees and a Ranger were badly damaged when a suicide car bomber targeted them Wednesday. No reports of casualties yet
Suicide bomber targets Afghan military convoy in Lashkargah City1 year ago
Suicide bomber targets Afghan military convoy in Lashkargah City
1 year ago
Explosion reported close to police headquarters in Lashkargah city - early reports state it was suicide bomber
1 year ago
Afghan President Ghani says it's now time for Pakistan to change its approach and that Afghanistan has never taken steps to destabilize Pakistan
1 year ago
Ghani says goal is defined clearly in new strategy. Our goal is success; based on situational approach rather than time bound approach
1 year ago
Ghani states Trump’s new strategy is the result of a progress of precise analysis of situation and circumstances in Afghanistan
1 year ago
Ghani sends Taliban a message, says they must forget about winning the war and bringing down government
1 year ago
Ghani adds that Afghanistan's war is not only rooted in the country also affected by regional and global influences
1 year ago
Afghan President Ghani says Afghanistan can achieve its goals from a political perspective and through sacrifices made by security forces
1 year ago
Ghani says there is trust between Afghanistan’s key allies but it is the country’s responsibility to end the 40 years of crisis
1 year ago
Ghani acknowledges past two years have been tough but with new strategy Afghanistan has a better idea of its future
1 year ago
[email protected] spokesman: New US advisers for Afghanistan "will flow in as needed. But the goal is to have an effect on this fighting season”
India External Affairs Ministry on President Trump's Strategy on Afghanistan and SouthAsia.1 year ago
India External Affairs Ministry on President Trump's Strategy on Afghanistan and SouthAsia.
1 year ago
On Afghanistan, Tillerson says there are believed to be “certain moderate elements” among Taliban who desire a peaceful way forward.
1 year ago
Tillerson talked to Pakistan yesterday to give "fair warning" about the speech. Promises "serious and thorough" engagement with them
1 year ago
Tillerson: "To the extent Russia is supplying to the Taliban, that is a violation"
1 year ago
Sec. Tillerson: For peace in Afghanistan, "we have to recognize that their culture is a tribal culture."
1 year ago
Sec. Tillerson: Time to begin process of reconciliation and a peace accord in Afghanistan: "Fighting is going to take everyone nowhere."
1 year ago
Sec. Tillerson: Pakistan can play a key role in bringing the Taliban to the negotiating table.
1 year ago
Sec. Tillerson: Pakistan can play a key role in bringing the Taliban to the negotiating table.
1 year ago
Sec. Tillerson: Lessons learned from fighting against ISIS in Iraq and Syria are now being applied to war in Afghanistan.
1 year ago
US Gen. Votel: First deployments of new US forces to arrive in Afghanistan “pretty quickly;" estimates time frames of days to a few weeks.
1 year ago
Top US commander for the Middle East says first new forces will arrive in Afghanistan within days or weeks.
1 year ago
7 people were wounded when unknown men threw hand grenades close to a security check post in Kote Sangi area in Kabul at around 8pm
1 year ago
Hamid Karzai: I very strongly oppose the new U.S. strategy towards Afghanistan as it is against peace and the national interest of Afghanistan
1 year ago
Def Sec Mattis says he is waiting for plan from General Dunford before deciding how many additional troops to send to Afghanistan.
Glad options were clear if there's genuine fight against terrorism there is opportunity for partnership but if there's lack of sincerity, action will be as it was spoken in his (Donald Trump) remarks: Shaida Abdali, Afghan envoy1 year ago
Glad options were clear if there's genuine fight against terrorism there is opportunity for partnership but if there's lack of sincerity, action will be as it was spoken in his (Donald Trump) remarks: Shaida Abdali, Afghan envoy
Right opportunity for everyone including Pakistan to adhere to principles of state govt to fight terrorism sincerely: Shaida Abdali, Afghan envoy1 year ago
Right opportunity for everyone including Pakistan to adhere to principles of state govt to fight terrorism sincerely: Shaida Abdali, Afghan envoy
It (Pakistan) has to open window for co-operation and partnership: Shaida Abdali, Ambassador of Afghanistan to India1 year ago
It (Pakistan) has to open window for co-operation and partnership: Shaida Abdali, Ambassador of Afghanistan to India
1 year ago
Abdullah: The new US strategy will positively impact the situation of Afghan security forces
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