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
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
High Peace Council member gunned down in Kabul
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
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
Afghan official says the Taliban attacked a checkpoint in the southern Kandahar province, killing five security forces.
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ISKP informs about a large attack on Taliban in Faryab, where QH established a mini base in 2017. Afghanistan
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
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
19 Afghan police killed in Taliban attack on base: officials
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
Afghan High Peace Council welcomes Taliban's ceasefire during 3 Eid days, hoping to lead to a permanent peace establishment in the country.
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.
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In Khatki village of Sadri district of Khost province vehicle was blown up, soldiers killed
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
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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
At least seven people were killed and two others were wounded after a group of armed men attacked a mosque in the vicinity of Shindand district
We aim to strengthen the Afghan security forces and create conditions for a peaceful solution: an Afghan-led and owned peace process is essential. NATO will continue to do all we can to support that process - @jensstoltenberg
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NATO Allies and partners aren't just maintaining their contributions to @ResoluteSupport. They are increasing them – @jenstoltenberg
SecGen: The government of Afghanistan has taken steps toward reconciliation. It's up to the Taliban to see if they really want peace in Afghanistan.
NATO will decide on extending of funding to the Afghan forces in July, Stoltenberg says