International Criminal Court rules prosecutor can investigate alleged war crimes in Afghanistan

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

28 May 2020
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo calls latest violence in Afghanistan days after U.S.-Taliban peace deal "unacceptable." "Do not squander this opportunity," he warns Taliban
International Criminal Court rules prosecutor can investigate alleged war crimes in Afghanistan
2 month ago
Three Taliban militants including a commander of the group were killed, four others were wounded in overnight clash with Afghan forces in Herat's Shindand district: official
2 month ago
Taliban attacks reported in Kandahar region + in southern Herat. Nearly a dozen reported dead. Taliban attack also reported last night in Maymana,Faryab. Taliban also attacked ANDSF in Khwaja Sabz Posh,Faryab. ANA claimed 3 Taliban were killed in response. Afghanistan
Taliban claimed insider attack in Trinkot, Uruzgan, claiming casualties2 month ago
Taliban claimed insider attack in Trinkot, Uruzgan, claiming casualties
US Forces spox: "The US conducted an airstrike on March 4 against Taliban fighters in Nahr-e Saraj, Helmand, who were actively attacking an ANDSF checkpoint. This was a defensive strike to disrupt the attack. This was our 1st strike against the Taliban in 11 days."
2 month ago
In Kunduz at least "16 Kabul administration soldiers were killed in a Taliban attack" on Imam Sahib district and another "10 border security officers were taken hostage by the Taliban," according to a security source.
2 month ago
Taliban kills at least 20 Afghan soldiers and policemen in a string of overnight attacks, hours after US President Trump call with insurgent leader
Trump says he spoke by telephone with Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Barada
2 month ago
USFOR-A: Over the past 6 days, US airstrikes in Kunar province killed 18 ISIS fighters. Additionally, Afghan officials in Kunar accepted the surrender of 42 ISIS fighters on March 1. USFOR-A will continue to deny safe havens to militants who seek to disrupt #PeaceinAfghanistan
2 month ago
Two soldiers were killed in one of the attacks that happened in southern Kandahar, as per govt sources. An attack in Logar province near Kabul - which was not included in the MoD's tally - killed five security forces, as per provincial governor's spox.
Taliban also claimed ops in Saripul
Taliban also claimed attacks in Nad Ali and Marjah. Helmand2 month ago
Taliban also claimed attacks in Nad Ali and Marjah. Helmand
Taliban also claimed attack in Garmsir, Helmand.2 month ago
Taliban also claimed attack in Garmsir, Helmand.
Police commander Zia was assassinated in Ghazni.2 month ago
Police commander Zia was assassinated in Ghazni.
2 month ago
5 security personnel were killed in an armed attack in Logar State, eastern Afghanistan
2 month ago
United States Air Force carried out airstrikes (via drone) against Islamic State (ISKP) yesterday in Nurgal district of Kunar province. At least 6 ISKP fighters were reported killed including two local ISKP commanders (Qari Zahir and Qari Ghani).
2 month ago
One SOF member was killed and another wounded in Taliban attack on a military base in Bala Murghab, Badghis province this afternoon.
Afghan police: 3 people were killed and 11 wounded in an explosion in eastern Afghanistan
2 month ago
Three civilians were killed and 11 wounded in a blast in Football ground in Khost province
Decree issued by Taliban military commission instructing Taliban fighters to continue ops against ANDSF/pro-govt forces but avoid any attacks against foreign forces2 month ago
Decree issued by Taliban military commission instructing Taliban fighters to continue ops against ANDSF/pro-govt forces but avoid any attacks against foreign forces
2 month ago
Taliban ends partial truce, to resume Afghan 'operations': spokesman
2 month ago
Taliban Will Not Participate in Intra-Afghan Talks until Prisoners Released: Spokesman
Funeral was held yesterday in Qom for 11 Pakistani Zeinabiyoun fighters killed in Idlib, Syria. A further 10 Afghan Fatemiyoun fighters were reported killed in Idlib in recent days
The UAE welcomes the signing of the peace agreement between the United States and the Taliban
2 month ago
Taliban abduct 55 people in Maidan Wardak province: officials
Taliban prisoners in Pule Charkhi prison in Kabul celebrating the Doha deal2 month ago
Taliban prisoners in Pule Charkhi prison in Kabul celebrating the Doha deal
Apparently more alleged Islamic State (ISKP) fighters surrendered in Kunar as per local authorities2 month ago
Apparently more alleged Islamic State (ISKP) fighters surrendered in Kunar as per local authorities
John Bolton: Signing this agreement with Taliban is an unacceptable risk to America's civilian population. This is an Obama-style deal. Legitimizing Taliban sends the wrong signal to ISIS and al Qaeda militants, and to America's enemies generally
The US-Taliban deal released text2 month ago
The US-Taliban deal released text
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