Footage shows wreckage of ANDSF vehicles in Laghman province destroyed in a Taliban attack on Sunday night that killed 27 ANA soldiers in Alishing district. Nine soldiers are missing, sources say

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

28 May 2020
2 week ago
Pentagon spox Army Lt Col Thomas Campbell referred VOA to govt of Afghanistan concerning Pres Ghani's "offensive" statement, adding: "Consistent with the agreement, the US military will continue to conduct defensive strikes against the Taliban when they attack our ANDSF partners"
Reaction from @SecPompeo on Afghanistan attacks
Khurasan took credit for Khewa massacre2 week ago
Khurasan took credit for Khewa massacre
Taliban denied any relation with both attacks happened in Kabul and Nangarhar.   Taliban just condemned the Nangarhar attack. It did not condemn the Kabul attack2 week ago
Taliban denied any relation with both attacks happened in Kabul and Nangarhar. Taliban just condemned the Nangarhar attack. It did not condemn the Kabul attack
Taliban's Suhail Shaheen tweets that all the Afghan govt's prisoners (261) have been released & over past year a number of govt prisoners have were released on the occasion of Eid, or during operations2 week ago
Taliban's Suhail Shaheen tweets that "all the Afghan govt's prisoners (261) have been released" & over past year a number of govt prisoners have were released on the occasion of Eid, or during operations
2 week ago
MSF Afghanistan: We can confirm the attack is over, but details remain unclear. All our efforts at this time are focused on the safety of our patients and staff. @MSF
2 week ago
Ghani says the Taliban have ignored repeated calls for reduced violence and ceasefire, he says a call for a ceasefire does not mean weakness-it shows a commitment to peace, and Ghani once again calls on the Taliban to embrace peace
2 week ago
President Ghani, in an address to the nation, ends the "active defense" position of the Afghan forces since the US-Taliban deal and orders Afghan forces to return to offensive operations because the Taliban have rejected ceasefire calls (even humanitarian) and increased attacks
Afghan NSA @hmohib reacting to two brutal terror attacks in Afghanistan, which killed several s today, says, If Taliban cannot control violence then there seems little point in continuing to engage Taliban in 'peace talks'.2 week ago
Afghan NSA @hmohib reacting to two brutal terror attacks in Afghanistan, which killed several s today, says, "If Taliban cannot control violence then there seems little point in continuing to engage Taliban in 'peace talks'."
2 week ago
"Pakistan strongly condemns the inhuman and cowardly terrorist attack on a medical facility in Kabul and suicide attack on a funeral in Nangarhar province, resulting in the loss of so many precious lives", says @ForeignOfficePk in its statement
Footage shows wreckage of ANDSF vehicles in Laghman province destroyed in a Taliban attack on Sunday night that killed 27 ANA soldiers in Alishing district. Nine soldiers are missing, sources say
Local authorities claimed mass arrest of alleged militants in Khost. Afghanistan2 week ago
Local authorities claimed mass arrest of alleged militants in Khost. Afghanistan
2 week ago
Troopers fired on protesters who carried the bodies of their elders killed in overnight airstrikes to Khas Balkh district center Balkh. The firing left another civilian killed & 5 wounded
2 week ago
13 people including two infants killed, 15 others wounded in Kabul hospital attack: Interior Ministry
ANSF managed to eliminate the attackers but the clearance operation is ongoing. @moiafghanistan2 week ago
ANSF managed to eliminate the attackers but the clearance operation is ongoing. @moiafghanistan
2 week ago
Afghanistan Interior Ministry spokesman Tariq Arian said all the attackers were killed in the Barchi Sadbastar hospital and the security forces' operation over
Afghan MoD releases footage of Afghan AF airstrike on what it says were militants planting roadside mines in Khas Balkh district of Balkh province. However, local sources claim that at least 11 civilians have been killed2 week ago
Afghan MoD releases footage of Afghan AF airstrike on what it says were militants planting roadside mines in Khas Balkh district of Balkh province. However, local sources claim that at least 11 civilians have been killed
A suicide bomber blew himself up at the funeral of a local police chief in the Koz Kunar district of eastern Nangarhar province. A spokesman for the Nangarhar governor said four civilians were killed and seven others were injured in the incident2 week ago
A suicide bomber blew himself up at the funeral of a local police chief in the Koz Kunar district of eastern Nangarhar province. A spokesman for the Nangarhar governor said four civilians were killed and seven others were injured in the incident
Afghanistan Interior Affairs Ministry says three attackers are involved in the attack on the hospital in the west of Kabul. One of the attackers has been killed and a clearance operation is underway, the ministry says2 week ago
Afghanistan Interior Affairs Ministry says three attackers are involved in the attack on the hospital in the west of Kabul. One of the attackers has been killed and a clearance operation is underway, the ministry says
2 week ago
281 new coronavirus cases have been reported in Afghanistan in the past 24 hours, bringing total to 4,963, the Health Ministry announced on Tuesday. So far 127 people have died, and 610 others have recovered
First confirmation of casualties from Kabul hospital attack. At least 4 dead and 6 wounded. Casualty count expected to rise.2 week ago
First confirmation of casualties from Kabul hospital attack. At least 4 dead and 6 wounded. Casualty count expected to rise.
Nangarhar provincial council deputy Obiadullah Shinwari confirms that Lala Khan, a provincial council member, was also killed in the funeral blast in Khewa district2 week ago
Nangarhar provincial council deputy Obiadullah Shinwari confirms that Lala Khan, a provincial council member, was also killed in the funeral blast in Khewa district
The hospital under attack is maternity. Afghan soldiers rescued at least 40 people, including babies. The Taliban denied they are behind the attack, while troops and military vehicles arrived for operation, according to TOLO News2 week ago
The hospital under attack is maternity. Afghan soldiers rescued at least 40 people, including babies. The Taliban denied they are behind the attack, while troops and military vehicles arrived for operation, according to TOLO News
15 dead and 45 wounded in PBIED attack at funeral procession of militia commander in Nangarhar2 week ago
15 dead and 45 wounded in PBIED attack at funeral procession of militia commander in Nangarhar
2 week ago
Kabul attack: At least 5 civilians killed. At least 4 civilians wounded. Police Special Forces rescuing people, a senior Afghan official tells
The soldier sustained two bullets in legs but rescued the baby from an ongoing attack on a hospital in west Kabul2 week ago
The soldier sustained two bullets in legs but rescued the baby from an ongoing attack on a hospital in west Kabul
2 week ago
Reports of attack on a Doctors Without Borders clinic in the western part of Afghanistan's capital Kabul. An unknown number of gunmen; security forces start to evacuate the clinic
Afghan MoI says more than 40 rescued from the hospital compound2 week ago
Afghan MoI says more than 40 rescued from the hospital compound
Foreign forces also arrived at the scene over 40 minutes ago.2 week ago
Foreign forces also arrived at the scene over 40 minutes ago.
Third explosion confirmed at the site of Kabul hospital attack2 week ago
Third explosion confirmed at the site of Kabul hospital attack
One more image from near Kabul attack site2 week ago
One more image from near Kabul attack site
2 week ago
Kabul: An eyewitness from the area said three wounded civilians, including a woman, were taken to a hospital
VIDEO 2 from Kabul attack site2 week ago
VIDEO 2 from Kabul attack site
2 week ago
Several hospital staff including doctors are believed to be trapped inside the hospital. Afghan security forces have arrived at the scene now
VIDEO from outside the hospital compound. Kabul2 week ago
VIDEO from outside the hospital compound. Kabul
Local sources report there have been at least 2-3 explosions inside the hospital compound. Heavy gunfire still ongoing2 week ago
Local sources report there have been at least 2-3 explosions inside the hospital compound. Heavy gunfire still ongoing
Reports of suicide bomber (PBIED) detonating inside the hospital compound2 week ago
Reports of suicide bomber (PBIED) detonating inside the hospital compound
Attackers have entered the 100-bed Balkhi Hospital in Kabul. This is also where Doctors Without Borders operates. Mass casualties expected2 week ago
Attackers have entered the 100-bed Balkhi Hospital in Kabul. This is also where Doctors Without Borders operates. Mass casualties expected
Ongoing attack in Kabul, gunfire and explosions reported. As per initial reports, armed men have attacked a medical clinic in the Dasht-e-Barchi area in PD13 of Kabul. Afghanistan2 week ago
Ongoing attack in Kabul, gunfire and explosions reported. As per initial reports, armed men have attacked a medical clinic in the Dasht-e-Barchi area in PD13 of Kabul. Afghanistan
A group of activists and residents held a protest outside the Iranian consulate in Herat on Monday, calling for the punishment of those who were involved in the drowning of Afghan migrants in the border areas with Iran2 week ago
A group of activists and residents held a protest outside the Iranian consulate in Herat on Monday, calling for the punishment of those who were involved in the drowning of Afghan migrants in the border areas with Iran
ANDSF claimed killing alleged Taliban commander Qari Mashal in Chaki district of Wardak2 week ago
ANDSF claimed killing alleged Taliban commander Qari Mashal in Chaki district of Wardak
Taliban claimed attack against ANDSF in Parwan, claiming multiple casualties. Deaths of at least two policemen, Imam Jan and Mohammed Gul, was confirmed2 week ago
Taliban claimed attack against ANDSF in Parwan, claiming multiple casualties. Deaths of at least two policemen, Imam Jan and Mohammed Gul, was confirmed
Taliban reported ANDSF mortar and artillery strikes in Bala Buluk, Farah but claimed civilians were also killed & wounded2 week ago
Taliban reported ANDSF mortar and artillery strikes in Bala Buluk, Farah but claimed civilians were also killed & wounded
ANDSF claimed killing two Taliban commanders, Mullah Zahir and Qari Raziq, in Pushtun Kot, Faryab. Also seized some weapons.2 week ago
ANDSF claimed killing two Taliban commanders, Mullah Zahir and Qari Raziq, in Pushtun Kot, Faryab. Also seized some weapons.
Aftermath of recent Afghan AF airstrikes in Chamtal, Balkh.2 week ago
Aftermath of recent Afghan AF airstrikes in Chamtal, Balkh.
Pro-Taliban sources claimed this ANa officer was among those killed in Laghman attack
Local authorities in Takhar claimed arrest of 3 alleged Taliban operatives2 week ago
Local authorities in Takhar claimed arrest of 3 alleged Taliban operatives
Afghan security forces have arrested top ISIS commander Zia-Ul-Haq, known as Abu Omar Khorasani along with two other top Daesh leaders
VIDEO from the aftermath of last night's large-scale attacks by Taliban in Alisheng, Laghman
VIDEO from the aftermath of last night's large-scale attacks by Taliban in Alisheng, Laghman
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