Intelligence operatives on Sunday seized three and a half tons of potassium chloride from a truck after crossing from Pakistan into eastern Nangarhar province

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

24 September 2018
At least four gunmen were killed after they attacked the Education Department in Jalalabad, in Nangarhar. The attack took place at about 9:50am local time after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives close to the education department. Three other attackers were then gunned down by security forces after a 10 minute gunfight.
Nangarhar provincial governor's spokesman confirms security forces seized a vehicle loaded with explosives outside the education department after the attack
Gunfight is currently underway in Jalalabad, Afghanistan
Nangarhar-Asf Shinwari, head of education in Nangarhar province, has confirmed that militant have attacked the building and are currently involved with security forces
Explosion and gunfire heard in Jalalabad city of Nangarhar. No reports of casualties yet
3 month ago
Intelligence operatives on Sunday seized three and a half tons of potassium chloride from a truck after crossing from Pakistan into eastern Nangarhar province
President Xi Jinping calls for strengthened political, economic and security cooperation, as well as people-to-people exchanges between China and Afghanistan
3 month ago
European Union ambassador to Kabul Pierre Mayaudon on Sunday said they are hopeful that the ceasefires announced by the Afghan government and Taliban lead to real peace talks
3 month ago
High Peace Council member gunned down in Kabul
3 month ago
Five passengers died and eight others, including a child and a woman, sustained injuries in a traffic accident on the Herat-Islam Qala highway in the western Herat province on Sunday
3 month ago
We are firmly committed to a political solution to the conflict with the Taliban. Our unconditional peace offer is comprehensive and we are pleased that for the 1st time the Ulema of Afghanistan have provided the total religious justification as to why the conflict should cease: Ghani
3 month ago
Afghan official says the Taliban attacked a checkpoint in the southern Kandahar province, killing five security forces.
ISKP informs about a large attack on Taliban in Faryab, where QH established a mini base in 2017. Afghanistan3 month ago
ISKP informs about a large attack on Taliban in Faryab, where QH established a mini base in 2017. Afghanistan
3 month ago
At least eight militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Khurasan (ISIS-K) were killed during the operations in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan
3 month ago
We are pleased that the Taliban have accepted our ceasefire declaration for Eid. This is the first break in 23 years and we ask for your support to utilize the window for moving forward with intra-Afghan peace talks: Ghani
Taliban claims to have blown up American APC in Jalalabad, killing and wounding 5 personnel on board.
At least 16 people killed. At least 20 people wounded. Explosion took place inside the crowded Indian bazaar in Koat district in Ningarhar province. Civilians were shopping for EID, Ningarhar Provincial Council member Sohrab Qadiry tells
Armed attackers killed at least 6 members of the Afghan police force this evening. Attack took place in Police district 6 close to Khalis Family, a source in Jalalabad city tells
3 month ago
19 Afghan police killed in Taliban attack on base: officials
3 month ago
Afghan presidential office welcomes Taliban ceasefire announcement
4 CPs overrun in Adrang area of Sarpil capital last night, up to 30 police killed (15 corpses left behind), 5 PKMs/4 RPGs/ tens of AK rifles and large amount of ammunition and equipment seized. 5 APCs also destroyed. 1 Taliban fighter killed and 6 injured - Ahmadi
3 month ago
Afghan High Peace Council welcomes Taliban's ceasefire during 3 Eid days, hoping to lead to a permanent peace establishment in the country.
3 month ago
6 ISIS-K militants killed in US drone strikes in Nangarhar
Taliban announce cease-fire over Eid al-Fitr holiday in Afghanistan for the first time, reciprocating government's move.
In Khatki village of Sadri district of Khost province vehicle was blown up, soldiers killed3 month ago
In Khatki village of Sadri district of Khost province vehicle was blown up, soldiers killed
3 month ago
More than 20 Afghan Local Police(ALP) including army soldiers have been killed on Taliban ambush in Qala-e-Zal district Kunduz province. local officials
General John Nicholson meets Afghanistan's Minister of Defence Bahrami at NATO DefMin
"We'll see how this works out," US DefSec Mattis says about the Afghan government's ceasefire with the Taliban. He says actual number of attacks is down in Afghanistan, but acknowledges it can be difficult to see progress with so much violence
Addressing a press conference in Brussels, US Defense Secretary James Mattis says the Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan is committed to implementing the US strategy on South Asia
We encourage the Afghan government to continue the path of reform, maintain its fight against corruption and to uphold the human rights - @jensstoltenberg
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