Threats from Taliban-"We've seen their threats & it would be imprudent for us not to take those threats seriously" per @PentagonPresSec He also says it would be "imprudent" for the Taliban to attack & that any attack on US, allies, will be met "very forcefully"

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

18 May 2021
Army also evacuated CP's in Mizan and withdrew towards Qalat. Claimed they didn't abandoned western Zabul1 month ago
Army also evacuated CP's in Mizan and withdrew towards Qalat. Claimed they didn't abandoned western Zabul
Alleged Islamic State Khorasan (ISKP) operative arrested in Afghan intelligence (NDS) raid in Behsud, Nangarhar
Chinah area and Rabat are under Taliban control Zabul1 month ago
Chinah area and Rabat are under Taliban control Zabul
Shamulzayi district governor Haji Enayatullah Tokhi escaped from MIED attack in Qalat Zabul earlier today
After yesterday's onslaught Taliban advanced towards Shahjoy. They also put pressure on Shinkay center in southern Zabul Afghanistan1 month ago
After yesterday's onslaught Taliban advanced towards Shahjoy. They also put pressure on Shinkay center in southern Zabul Afghanistan
Taliban took credit for Saboor's killing yesterday in Parwaz Balkh1 month ago
Taliban took credit for Saboor's killing yesterday in Parwaz Balkh
Former jihadi commander Sultan Mohammad Qanda was assassinated on the Kabul-Parwan highway, the district governor of Mir Bacha Kot district in Kabul province confirmed1 month ago
Former jihadi commander Sultan Mohammad Qanda was assassinated on the Kabul-Parwan highway, the district governor of Mir Bacha Kot district in Kabul province confirmed
The Pentagon: We want Moscow to be transparent about the accusations leveled against it of inciting the Taliban to attack our forces
The Pentagon: Withdrawing forces from Afghanistan will allow us to face several challenges, including Iran's malicious behavior
The Pentagon: Withdrawing forces from Afghanistan will allow the United States to face critical challenges
1 month ago
Threats from Taliban-"We've seen their threats & it would be imprudent for us not to take those threats seriously" per @PentagonPresSec He also says it would be "imprudent" for the Taliban to attack & that any attack on US, allies, will be met "very forcefully"
"Not out of the realm of the possible" that US troop numbers could increase "for a short period of time" to enable and ensure safe, responsible pullout, per @PentagonPresSec
No word from @DeptofDefense on which units will start departing Afghanistan May 1 - new tasking order for withdrawal coming from @SecDef "very, very soon" per @PentagonPresSec
Pro Taliban accounts claimed killing militia leader Ayoub Kalingari in Logar Afghanistan1 month ago
Pro Taliban accounts claimed killing militia leader Ayoub Kalingari in Logar Afghanistan
Militiaman Najamuddin Tak was killed during clashes in Qaysar bazaar earlier today. Faryab1 month ago
Militiaman Najamuddin Tak was killed during clashes in Qaysar bazaar earlier today. Faryab
ANA regained control over Qarabagh bazaar after reinforcements were sent to central Ghazni1 month ago
ANA regained control over Qarabagh bazaar after reinforcements were sent to central Ghazni
The Dutch gov't announces it will (temporarily) beef up its 160-person NATO deployment in Afghanistan by 50% "because the security situation is expected to deteriorate and the threat to Dutch and other coalition forces is increasing
Nangarhar Governor's office claims arrest of alleged al-Qaeda operative (Qari Mohammed Idrees Ameen) in SOF op in Rodat district of Nangarhar. He's being interrogated at Bagram detention center1 month ago
Nangarhar Governor's office claims arrest of alleged al-Qaeda operative (Qari Mohammed Idrees Ameen) in SOF op in Rodat district of Nangarhar. He's being interrogated at Bagram detention center
Vehicle targeted by MIED in Mazar-i-Sharif, Balkh. Police says no casualties
4 civ. deaths when IED exploded in Shah Wali Kot Kandahar
Ammo, 2 M's and some equipment taken by Taliban after raid near Chaparhar Nangarhar1 month ago
Ammo, 2 M's and some equipment taken by Taliban after raid near Chaparhar Nangarhar
3 police and soldiers were killed after insider attack near Dasht e Qalah NW Takhar1 month ago
3 police and soldiers were killed after insider attack near Dasht e Qalah NW Takhar
Weapons and vests given by defecting militia in Hazar Somich Takhar according to IEA1 month ago
Weapons and vests given by defecting militia in Hazar Somich Takhar according to IEA
The White House: We have the ability to monitor al Qaeda in Afghanistan without our military presence on the ground
1 month ago
Several factors contributed to the "low to moderate confidence" in the intelligence assessment that Russia encouraged bounties on US service members in Afghanistan, says @PressSec
ANA officer Reza Khan died in Chinah according to pro Taliban accounts. Zabul1 month ago
ANA officer Reza Khan died in Chinah according to pro Taliban accounts. Zabul
1 month ago
Blinken: We focus on diplomacy, but we will respond forcefully to any Taliban attack on our forces
1 month ago
Blinken: There is no military solution to the conflict in Afghanistan
1 month ago
Blinken: If the Taliban attack us, our response will be strong
1 month ago
The Taliban: We call on Washington and all countries to withdraw their forces from Afghanistan in accordance with the agreement and to stop invoking the prolongation of the war
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