We'll also meet with our @ResoluteSupport partners: we are stepping up our support for Afghanistan – with both forces and funding – @jensstoltenberg
Afghanistan still waiting for the Taliban response to Ghani's unprecedented declaration of a week-long ceasefire
A mosque imam was among five people killed and another 88 injured in separate incidents during the past 24 hours in western Herat province
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Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says Nato welcomes the ceasefire announcement by President Ghani.
U.S. Forces Afghanistan will honor Afghan government's ceasefire with Taliban through end of Ramadan: statement; al-Qaeda and ISIS-K will continue to be targeted
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United States will "honor the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan ceasefire with the Taliban" per @USFOR_A
U.S. troops in Afghanistan confirm they will honor ceasefire govt announced with Taliban for end of Ramadan. "The ceasefire does not include U.S. counter terrorism efforts against IS-K, Al-Qaeda, and other regional and international terrorist groups." announcement says.
US Forces-Afghanistan confirmed Thursday they will honor the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan ceasefire with the Taliban
US drones target ISIS hideouts in Kunar province
Unidentified gunmen shot dead 3 people in the heart of Jalalabad city Nangarhar province
Remote-controlled bomb hits army vehicle in Kabul's Char Asiab district, one injured: police
Afghan army vows relentless fight against foreign militants after ceasefire announcement with Taliban
30,000 Afghan police officers fighting a bloody war against the Taliban have been denied their salaries for months,as the US-led coalition funding the force holds back their pay out of fear that much of it is going into the hands of corrupt leaders
We hope the Taliban will also observe ceasefire: Afghan army chief
AlKhandaq: Key base in Khal Khelo area of Qarabagh Ghazni overrun last night by Taliban, 11 police killed (corpses left behind). Nearby CP also attacked simultaneously resulting in 2 more gunmen killed and 3 wounded. Sizable amount heavy/light weapons, equipment and a vehicle seized.
AlKhandaq: CP overrun in Mulhin area of Paktia capital last night, all 7 police killed, 6 AK rifles/PKM/RPG launcher/grenade launcher/1 vehicle/sizable amount equipment seized.
This ceasefire is an opportunity for Taliban to introspect that their violent campaign is not wining them hearts and minds but further alienating the Afghan people from their cause: Ghani
Afghanistan Behsood - 2 police officers injured in a roadside bombing.
The Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan announces ceasefire from the 27th of Ramadan until the fifth day of Eid-ul-Fitr following the historic ruling [Fatwa] of the Afghan Ulema: Ghani
"With the ceasefire announcement, we epitomize the strength of the Afghan government and the will of the people for a peaceful resolution to the Afghan conflict," Ghani said. Afghanistan
Afghan government has announced ceasefire after a recent Ulema Fatwa in Kabul. Afghanistan
American investigators find that the militants not only capture the weapons they use but also buy these from the Afghan military.
Repair Work On 4th Turbine at Naghlo Dam 'Almost Complete'
Hutchison: US looking for more NATO support on counterterrorism at upcoming summit. Afghanistan/Iraq are big pillars, she says, but also "hardening our assets on cyber and hybrid as well as any information we can share about potential militants within our borders"
Afghanistan's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah has arrived in the UK for a three-day visit where he will meet with high-ranking officials and deliver speeches at academic and research centers in Britain
More than 23,000 Afghan civilians lost their live in the war and over 40,000 wounded, says Afghanistan human rights commission
NATO Chief Jens Stoltenberg says the Afghan forces are strengthening day by day and they have prevented the Taliban from reaching their strategic goals
NATO chief Stoltenberg says NATO is expecting the Afghan govt to do more on fighting corruption, holding elections and implementing reforms in return to an increased NATO commitment to Afghanistan
NATO Allies and partners are stepping up their commitments to Afghanistan – both with forces and funding, says NATO Chief Jens Stoltenberg at a briefing. "We are discussing how to extend funding for the Afghan forces beyond 2020"
NATO's Stoltenberg says that the Taliban should understand that they gain more through a political settlement with the Afghan government than fighting against them in the battlefield.
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NATO Allies and partners are stepping up their commitments to Afghanistan – with both forces and funding. We are discussing how to extend funding for the Afghan forces beyond 2020 - @jensstoltenberg
NATO Allies and partners are stepping up their commitments to Afghanistan – with both forces and funding, says NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.
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Ahead of NATO's defence ministers meeting in Brussels, the alliance chief Jens Stoltenberg says 3,000 more troops are sent to Afghanistan in the past few months.
Fazela, a young female candidate for the upcoming District Council elections for Durqad district of northern Takhar province was abducted on Tuesday, a spokesman for provincial police chief Khalil Asir confirmed
269 more Hezb-i-Islami prisoners to be set free
At least two people were killed in a blast close to a registration center in northern Baghlan province on Wednesday