US military official has confirmed to VOA that an American drone strike targeted Mullah Fazal Ullah, the leader of the Pakistani Taliban in an Afghan province near the border with Pakistan

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19 June 2018
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Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) leader Mullah Fazlullah was killed in a drone strike on Wednesday in Kunar Province in Afghanistan – source
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U.S. military officials say the target of a strike in Kunar last night is believed to have been Mullah Fazlullah, the head of the Pakistani Taliban. It's unclear if he was actually killed and not clear that his death would actually make a difference in the TTP's ops.
Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) leader Maulana Fazlullah had a $5 million price tag on his head - set by @StateDept in March US holds him responsible for Dec 2014 attack on Army Public School in Peshawar that killed +130 kids, and for attempted assassination of @Malala in 2012
US military official has confirmed to VOA that an American drone strike targeted Mullah Fazal Ullah, the leader of the Pakistani Taliban in an Afghan province near the border with Pakistan
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 43km E of Farkhar, Afghanistan
A woman has been killed and two other people injured in celebratory firing while a teacher gunned down by the Taliban in northwestern Faryab province
Islamic scholars in Kunduz province welcomes and supports  Afghan gov't and Taliban ceasefire deal during Eid-ul-fitr holidays. Afghanistan5 day ago
Islamic scholars in Kunduz province welcomes and supports Afghan gov't and Taliban ceasefire deal during Eid-ul-fitr holidays. Afghanistan
Afghan government released 184 Prisoners belongs to HIA lead by Hektmatyar5 day ago
Afghan government released 184 Prisoners belongs to HIA lead by Hektmatyar
Australia punished soldiers over Nazi flag incident in Afghanistan: PM
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Commanders are allowed to respond if Afghan forces are attacked by the Taliban, ceasefire doesn't mean we shouldn't defend ourselves: Interior Minister
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Interior Minister Wais Barmak says at press conference Afghan forces observing the ceasefire and he hopes it will be extended. He also gives update on ghost soldier situation and says about 95% of ANP members have been registered on new bio-metric system
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Election staff, ALP commander killed and 4 police injured in bomb blast in Nangarhar's Rodat district: official
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Afghan forces are observing ceasefire: Interior Minister Barmak
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An @IECAfghanistan worker was killed in blast in eastern Nangarhar province
4 dead, 3 wounded in domestic violence related incident in Nangarhar5 day ago
4 dead, 3 wounded in domestic violence related incident in Nangarhar
PM: Australia punished soldiers over Nazi flag incident in Afghanistan
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The commander of the 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade says SFAB advisers in Afghanistan have never come under direct enemy fire while advising Afghan units and there have been no incidents of Afghan forces firing on their advisers, known as "green on blue" attacks
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8 govt officers arrested over corruption in Herat
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Syed Sadat Mansoor Naderi confirmed his resignation from the ministry of urban development and housing as he cited health issues as the main reason behind his decision to step down
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Ceasefire has double Eid joys, say Kabul inhabitants
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At least two militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Khurasan (ISIS-K) were killed during the airstrikes conducted in eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan
A 10-year-old boy was killed and seven others, including four children, were wounded as result of a bomb blast in eastern Nangarhar province
Peace activists continue their long walk from Helmand to Kabul in a bid to highlight the need for an end to the war. The activists will spend Wednesday night at Salar Bazar in Sayed Abad, in Wardak.6 day ago
Peace activists continue their long walk from Helmand to Kabul in a bid to highlight the need for an end to the war. The activists will spend Wednesday night at Salar Bazar in Sayed Abad, in Wardak.
Child Killed In Jalalabad Blast, Seven Others Wounded
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Taliban supreme leader offers direct negotiations with the United States
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Taliban in a statement strongly condemns American air strikes on the office of Voice of Shariah Radio in Ghazni
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Officials from Afghanistan’s Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) on Tuesday said the death toll from the suicide bombing outside the ministry on Monday has risen to 17, after a number of critically injured ministry employees passed away.
Waqas Al Khorassani responsible for yesterday's ISKP bombing in Kabul6 day ago
Waqas Al Khorassani responsible for yesterday's ISKP bombing in Kabul
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Taliban have overrun almost entirely three districts Sayad in Badghis, Khoistanat inFaryab and Muqur in Ghazni. Afghanistan
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Afghan President Ghani met with Pakistani delegation by General Bajwa
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