Taliban Humvee with Anti-aircraft

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

5 December 2020
NATO chief Stoltenberg says even with a reduction in US Forces in Afghanistan, the alliance will "continue its mission to train, advise and assist" Afghan forces. At the same time, he says NATO went into Afghanistan together, "and when the time is right we should leave together
Islamic State (ISKP) claimed assassination in Jalalabad, Nangarhar
Acting Secretary of Defense Miller praises President Trump's "bold leadership" in his speech announcing major troop cuts in Afghanistan and Iraq that will be carried out days before President-elect Biden takes office. His predecessors rarely offered such public praise
Acting US Secretary of Defense: The decision to withdraw forces confirms President Trump's courageous leadership
"By January 15th 2021 our forces, their size in Afghanistan, will be 2,500 troops," announces the acting @DeptofDefense secretary, Christopher Miller, adding also a reduction to 2,500 troops in Iraq
New Acting SecDef Miller makes it official: U.S. military to drawdown forces in Afghanistan and Iraq by January 15, 2021. U.S. forces will be cut by roughly half in Afghanistan to 2,500 and by 500 troops in Iraq to 2,500, Miller says at the Pentagon
New Pentagon Inspector General report on Afghanistan covering July-September says the Taliban "initiated a small number of attacks" against US and @ResoluteSupport personnel despite the Trump Administration's agreement with the Taliban
No casualties reported from Jalalabad blast. Police
"Afghanistan risks becoming once again a platform for international militants to plan and organize attacks on our homelands" warns @NATO's @jensstoltenberg "And ISIS could rebuild in Afghanistan the terror caliphate it lost in Syria and Iraq"
Afghanistan and Pakistan signed customs assistance agreement in the 7th APTTCA meeting in Kabul on Tuesday, says Mansoor Ahmad Khan, Pakistan's ambassador to Kabul2 week ago
Afghanistan and Pakistan signed customs assistance agreement in the 7th APTTCA meeting in Kabul on Tuesday, says Mansoor Ahmad Khan, Pakistan's ambassador to Kabul
Air strikes reported on periphery of town SW Uruzgan
Taliban took responsibility for Qaysar bombing2 week ago
Taliban took responsibility for Qaysar bombing
Another angle of yesterday's SVBIED attack near Ab Bazha Helmand
Taliban Humvee with Anti-aircraft2 week ago
Taliban Humvee with Anti-aircraft
2 week ago
Afghanistan Presidential spokesman Sediq Seddiqi says that an increase in violence by the Taliban has disrupted the ongoing peace efforts
NATO Secretary General: The price for the withdrawal of US forces from Afghanistan could be very high
2 week ago
Our relations with US and NATO are based on shared interests. we are still facing threat of terrorism. Al-Qaeda, Taliban and dozens of other terrorist groups still have presence in Afghanistan: Afghan president's spokesman
10 local policemen killed in Badakhshan clash: By Pajhwok on 17 November 2020 FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): At least ten local police personnel have been killed including their commander in a Taliban attack in Juram district
Taliban took Zalah Khan, but their advance further east was met with stiffer resistance. Fighting still ongoing. Clashes also reported around Pashmul Kandahar2 week ago
Taliban took Zalah Khan, but their advance further east was met with stiffer resistance. Fighting still ongoing. Clashes also reported around Pashmul Kandahar
Three police soldiers wounded in Faryab car bomb explosion2 week ago
Three police soldiers wounded in Faryab car bomb explosion
Images: Taliban captured multiple pro-govt gunmen along with several weapons in raid in Jurm, Badakhshan
ISIS announced that it targeted an Afghan Special Forces spy with a silencing gun in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. However, he did not say he was dead
Rifle taken by military in Alingar district, eastern Laghman
2 week ago
Defense Minister Asadullah Khalid said in the next few months, new forces called "Rangers" will be established within the corps. 'These forces will be better equipped and more capable than the current ANA forces,' he said
2 week ago
Ministry of defense said 37 Taliban rebels were killed and 15 others were wounded in Dasht-e-Archi district of Kunduz province in airstrikes, today. They were targeted by AAF after they attacked ANDSF positions
Video: Aftermath of a car bomb explosion in Qaisar district, Faryab province, on Monday night that wounded three policemen, according to local officials2 week ago
Video: Aftermath of a car bomb explosion in Qaisar district, Faryab province, on Monday night that wounded three policemen, according to local officials
McConnell on Afghanistan: "The consequences of a premature American exit would likely be even worse than President Obama's withdrawal from Iraq in 2011, which fueled the rise of ISIS and a new round of global terrorism
Police Ranger destroyed near Laghman capital in previously reported IED attack earlier today2 week ago
Police Ranger destroyed near Laghman capital in previously reported IED attack earlier today
US military commanders are anticipating that a formal order will be given by President Trump as soon as this week to begin a further withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan and Iraq. (CNN)
US military commanders are anticipating that a formal order will be given by Trump as soon as this week to begin a further reduction of US troops to just 2,500 in Afghanistan and 2,500 in Iraq before Trump leaves office. @barbarastarrcnn reports
At least three civilians, including a woman and two men, were killed in Afghan forces airstrikes in the Hajiano Qala area of ​​Deh Ravod district, Uruzgan province, eyewitnesses said
A spokesman for the Uruzgan governor, Ahmad Shah Sahil, says that 15 Taliban fighters were killed in the airstrikes. He adds that an investigation was launched into civilian casualties
In Greshk district of the Helmand province today at 12pm Taliban attacked a key post of the Kabul administration's army in a tactical vehicle.  The blast killed 11 soldiers and wounded four others.  The post and all its weapons and ammunition were completely destroyed2 week ago
In Greshk district of the Helmand province today at 12pm Taliban attacked a key post of the Kabul administration's army in a tactical vehicle. The blast killed 11 soldiers and wounded four others. The post and all its weapons and ammunition were completely destroyed
Today, a carbomb targeted an ANA base in Aab Pashak area of Greshk district, Helmand province. The explosion was very heavy, according to residents that the base completely destroyed. But still no info of casualties2 week ago
Today, a carbomb targeted an ANA base in Aab Pashak area of Greshk district, Helmand province. The explosion was very heavy, according to residents that the base completely destroyed. But still no info of casualties
At least three ANA soldiers were wounded in a car bomb explosion near an ANA outpost in ​​Greshk district of Helmand province this afternoon, a security source said
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