Pompeo, in surprise visit to Afghanistan, urges Taliban peace talks

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

19 July 2018
Sayed Munir, the district police chief of Khoghyani district in Ghazni province, and three other policemen were killed in clashes with the Taliban early Tuesday,
We'll close the NATOSummit with a meeting on Afghanistan, joined by @ResoluteSupport. Allies are increasing their commitment, both in forces (+3,000 trainers) and funding to ensure the country never again becomes a safe haven for terrorism – @jensstoltenberg
The Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North says the Walid-9 counter-terrorism operations have ended after successful raids against the militants over a period of three days which left fourteen militants dead or wounded1 week ago
The Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North says the Walid-9 counter-terrorism operations have ended after successful raids against the militants over a period of three days which left fourteen militants dead or wounded
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Travel to Afghanistan unsafe, US citizens warned
ISIS affirms killing at least 10 people and injuring others in explosion of an Afghan security checkpoint in Jalalabad - Nangarhar and spreads this video
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Pompeo, in surprise visit to Afghanistan, urges Taliban peace talks
ISKP North fighting against the Taliban in Jowzjan. Seems to be the exact same area they fought in November 2017 and February 2018 (between Darzab, QT)1 week ago
ISKP "North" fighting against the Taliban in Jowzjan. Seems to be the exact same area they fought in November 2017 and February 2018 (between Darzab, QT)
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Several militants were killed after the Special Forces of the Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS), stormed a hideout of the Taliban militants in eastern Nangarhar province. The statement further added that the NDS Special Forces targeted a hideout of the Taliban group in Maigan area of Hesarak district, leaving at least 15 militants dead.
Death toll in today's suicide bombing rises 10, eight civilians and two NDS members, officials confirm
As a result of a blast near a polling center in the 6th district of Jalalabad, at least two national security officers were killed and three others were wounded and one civilian was wounded.
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President Ashraf Ghani left Kabul early Tuesday for Brussels to attend @NATO Heads of State Summit
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US Department of State: [email protected] in Kabul: "The U.S. remains committed to working with the Afghan Government and the Afghan people to advance security, political stability, and accountability, along with democratic governance among the Afghan people."
Afghanistan Kandahar - Gunmen kill Imam in mosque in Kandahar city. (1TV)
Gunmen loyal to Jamiat-i-Islami Afghanistan (JIA) and Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) clashed in northern Badakhshan province, killing four armed men and injured six civilians
Afghan president Ghani: Today I received US Secretary of State @SecPompeo in Kabul. We discussed President Trump's South Asia strategy in details and agreed that the strategy is indeed working. We also discussed the Afghan led and Afghan owned peace process and the successful ceasefire.1 week ago
Afghan president Ghani: Today I received US Secretary of State @SecPompeo in Kabul. We discussed President Trump's South Asia strategy in details and agreed that the strategy is indeed working. We also discussed the Afghan led and Afghan owned peace process and the successful ceasefire.
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U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo visits Kabul
Protests over killing of civilians in Pul-i-Alam Logar province. At least 4 civilians have been killed including 2 children by Afghan air force airstrike.
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At least eleven people including a local commander of the Taliban group and civilians were killed or wounded in two separate explosions in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan
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US foreign secretary @SecPompeo has landed in Kabul and scheduled to appear in a joint presser with @ashrafghani, reports @PazadiRadio
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Aerial strike destroyed two houses, a mosque and killed a suspected Taliban member in Logan Province, locals say
Re-construction of Alchin bridge in Kunduz connect Northeastern Afghanistan to Central Asia' Trade backbone' it was destroyed in 2015.1 week ago
Re-construction of Alchin bridge in Kunduz connect Northeastern Afghanistan to Central Asia' Trade backbone' it was destroyed in 2015.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) have reportedly declared all armed groups as terrorists and urged the Taliban group to recognize the Afghan government and participate in political process through peaceful negotiations
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Recently, 4 middle-Level strongmen and local commanders, finally, have arrested and put behind bars. Many believe that rapid reforming will create new chaos in dire status of Afghanistan
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At least seven Taliban militants were killed during the operations in Bati Kot district of eastern Nangarhar province, the local officials said
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At least nine civilians, including two children, were wounded in an IED explosion in eastern Nangarhar province on Monday morning
Honoring Cpl. Joseph Maciel of South Gate, Calif., killed Saturday in Tarin Kowt, Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan during 'insider attack.' Maciel member of 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade out of Fort Benning, Ga.1 week ago
Honoring Cpl. Joseph Maciel of South Gate, Calif., killed Saturday in Tarin Kowt, Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan during 'insider attack.' Maciel member of 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade out of Fort Benning, Ga.
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RFERL Turkmen service confirms 25 Turkmen servicemen KIA and dozens wounded in firefight on the Afghanistan-Turkmenistan border last month. Apparently, Afghan smugglers attempted to unsuccessfully cross perimeter from Badghis. Exchange lasted for 6 hours.
Rocket hits Ghazni province during Afghan Defense Minister visiting, reportedly so far, 2 soldiers were wounded.
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Artillery strikes target Taliban gathering in Nangarhar province
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 8km SSW of Farkhar, Afghanistan
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