Afghan NDS chief Stanekzai says Taliban can not call itself an opposition group and the fact they target civilians shows they are a "terrorist group". He says they handed over a list of names to Pakistan of people "clearly involved in killing people in Afghanistan"

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

22 June 2018
4 month ago
Pakistan embassy in Kabul says information provided by Afghanistan is "being examined for its authenticity"
4 month ago
Afghan intelligence agency claims 50 Taliban insurgents were killed in Kandahar Province in one day, dozens captured
Pakistan FM and Afghan @DrOmarZakhilwal talking to media after he visited Afghan embassy
4 month ago
Afghanistan says it has given neighboring Pakistan confessions and other proof that the militants who carried out a recent series of attacks were trained in Pakistan
4 month ago
German parliament approves further suspension of family reunion for refugees of lesser status. In August a new law shall allow up to 1000 family members of refugees to come to Germany every month
Kabul residents, civil society activists rally against Pakistan4 month ago
Kabul residents, civil society activists rally against Pakistan
4 month ago
Protest in Kabul as Afghan officials press Pakistan over attacks
As many as 228 people were killed and 364 others injured in Afghanistan in the first month of 2018, the Civilian Protection Advocacy Group (CPAG) said4 month ago
As many as 228 people were killed and 364 others injured in Afghanistan in the first month of 2018, the Civilian Protection Advocacy Group (CPAG) said
Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif visited Afghanistan Embassy in Islamabad "to convey condolences on terrorist attacks in Kabul": FO spokesman
4 month ago
Afghanistan rejected Pakistan claim, that handed over 27 Hanqqani and Taliban militants to Afghan Gov. @moiafghanistan says, they were ordinary Afghan Refugees and were freed back
Some 100 migrants protest decision about to be taken by Bundestag, shouting We are humans, too. Germany's parliament about to extend suspension of family reunion for refugees with lesser status4 month ago
Some 100 migrants protest decision about to be taken by Bundestag, shouting "We are humans, too." Germany's parliament about to extend suspension of family reunion for refugees with lesser status
4 month ago
Afghan Minister of Interior Barmak says they will inform the public of the outcome of Saturday's visit by the Pakistani delegation
4 month ago
Afghan Minister of Interior Barmak implies Pakistan is cooperating with Afghanistan in the investigation into the recent spate of deadly attacks. Says Pakistan has promised Afghanistan it will take action against insurgents
4 month ago
Afghan NDS chief says it is clear that attacks on Afghanistan are originating from across the border and that the international community knows where insurgents have safe havens
4 month ago
Afghan NDS chief Stankezai says Pakistan will send a delegation to Kabul on Saturday to give feedback on questions Afghanistan put to them; says this was first step in the investigation and a number of people suspected of being involved have been arrested around the country
4 month ago
Afghan NDS chief Stanekzai says the names on list handed to Pakistan is confidential and cannot be released to the public as it could hinder investigations. He says attackers arrested gave full details about where they were trained and how the attacks were planned
4 month ago
Afghan NDS chief Stanekzai says Taliban can not call itself an opposition group and the fact they target civilians shows they are a "terrorist group". He says they handed over a list of names to Pakistan of people "clearly involved in killing people in Afghanistan"
4 month ago
Afghan National Directorate of Security chief Stanekzai said the recent attacks had been different and had targeted civilians while the use of an ambulance in a bombing was also in contravention of international laws. Says these attacks clearly show crimes against humanity
4 month ago
Afghan National Directorate of security chief Masoom Stanekzai also addresses press conference after returning from Pakistan and says their trip came after the attacks and the subsequent arrest of insurgents, who passed on information
4 month ago
Afghan Interior Minister Barmak said information gathered shows attacks are being planned in Chaman area in Baluchistan and that the Afghan delegation handed over a list of Madrasas where attacks are being planned
4 month ago
Afghan Interior Minister Barmak says they met with ISI chief and other Pakistani military officials to discuss the issue of insurgency and said they told Pakistan the Taliban had claimed responsibility for attacks and informed them orders were coming from Pakistan
4 month ago
Afghan Interior Minister Barmak says they visited Pakistan to discuss Afghanistan's concerns about the security situation and to discuss the activities of insurgents in the country
Security forces arrive in area close to Pakistan embassy as demonstration continues. Dozens of people have gathered to protest against recent attacks in Kabul4 month ago
Security forces arrive in area close to Pakistan embassy as demonstration continues. Dozens of people have gathered to protest against recent attacks in Kabul
Deputy Secretary Sullivan in Kabul: This is an important year for Afghanistan and I'm optimistic that the country is making great strides on the road to peace and development. I'm optimistic that our cooperation is making a difference.4 month ago
Deputy Secretary Sullivan in Kabul: This is an important year for Afghanistan and I'm optimistic that the country is making great strides on the road to peace and development. I'm optimistic that our cooperation is making a difference.
Five civilians and eight Taliban were claimed killed in an alleged airstrike in Khawaja Sabz Posh district of northwestern Faryab province4 month ago
Five civilians and eight Taliban were claimed killed in an alleged airstrike in Khawaja Sabz Posh district of northwestern Faryab province
Pakistan Federal Cabinet approved grant of 60 days extension in the Proof of Registration (POR) Cards for Afghan Refugees: statement
Billions of US dollars and thousands of lives, but Afghan Taliban   threatening 70% of the country. BBC researchers covered all 399 districts4 month ago
Billions of US dollars and thousands of lives, but Afghan Taliban threatening 70% of the country. BBC researchers covered all 399 districts
Hizbah emir for Khogyani remains alive. SKP released a photoset4 month ago
Hizbah emir for Khogyani remains alive. SKP released a photoset
NATO has extensive pre-deployment training for those in the field, deploys gender advisers in Kosovo and Afghanistan. @UN Special Envoy Jolie will meet some of them. - @jensstoltenberg
4 month ago
Deputy FM @HekmatKarzai will lead the Afghan delegation in first meeting of Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Solidarity (APAPS) on 3rd of February in Kabul
Afghan spy chief visits Pakistan in wake of Kabul attacks
US to stand with Afghanistan in war on terror: McMaster
Snow storms have been recorded in a number of provinces in Afghanistan this week, with heavy snowfalls occurring in the mountains of Badakhshan4 month ago
Snow storms have been recorded in a number of provinces in Afghanistan this week, with heavy snowfalls occurring in the mountains of Badakhshan
Pakistan says 27 Taliban, Haqqani network suspects handed over to Afghanistan
4 month ago
PM @narendramodi expressed his deepest condolences with President @ashrafghani and the Afghan nation for the latest terrorist attacks in Afghanistan, via a phone call. H.E Modi said the Indian gov. and nation stand side by side with Afghanistan fighting state sponsored terrorism
4 month ago
A US airstrike targeted a Taliban meeting in Andar district of southern Ghazni province
Abadul Bade Sayad elected as @IECAfghanistan chief, Waeema Badghesi and Maazaullah Dawlati as deputies4 month ago
Abadul Bade Sayad elected as @IECAfghanistan chief, Waeema Badghesi and Maazaullah Dawlati as deputies
4 month ago
No reports yet of casualties and damages from the earthquake in Afghanistan
4 month ago
Taliban threaten 70% of Afghanistan – BBC report
4 month ago
"In terms of the length of time for the PoR extensions, the deadlines that are created for those registered Afghan refugees do create some uncertainty for refugees," says UNHCR's @DanMcNorton
Pakistan is home to more than 1.38 million registered Afghan refugees, and as of now, they will lose their legal status by the end of today
4 month ago
Houses in Jurm district in Badakhshan have been damaged and residents reporting loss of livestock after 6.1 quake this morning – report
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