Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

25 September 2018
The @UN Security Council stands united in its condemnation of yesterday's horrific terrorist attack in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. Council's full statement:
Afghanistan has taught us that prevention is better than intervention. So NATO is also working with partners like Jordan and Tunisia to strengthen their defences - @jensstoltenberg
Thank you for increasing your contribution to NATO @ResoluteSupport mission in Afghanistan! Spain's troops play an important role in building security in Afghanistan - @jensstoltenberg
Balkh crisis should be resolved in line with Afghanistan's law: UK8 month ago
Balkh crisis should be resolved in line with Afghanistan's law: UK
For nearly 10 hours Kamran Khan and his terrified Save the Children colleagues huddled in the basement of their compound, listening as IS militants battled security forces metres away
IS-KP (Daesh) militants attacked a Taliban position in the Bilchiragh district of Faryab Province. Approximately 30 IS=KP militants involved in the attack, overran a lightly defended Taliban position. Taliban reinforcements arrived, IS-KP withdrew
8 month ago
A Megnatic bomb blast on ANA Vehicle in PD5 Kabul city, no causalities reported
Day of mourning in Kropyvnytskyi after Pasenchuk Kateryna, Kardash Valeriy and Dikiy Olexander were killed in terror attack on Inter Continental hotel in Kabul
Afghan forces foil deadly attack plot in Jalalabad city
8 month ago
At least 40 people were killed in the attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel at the weekend, almost double the earlier toll: official figures
3 young women have been shot dead in an incident on Thursday morning in Mazar-e-Sharif, Balkh: officials confirm
Three women shot dead by gunmen overnight in Mazar-i-Sharif city's PD 10: officials
8 month ago
Death toll in Kabul hotel attack jumps to 40: officials
Appalled by fatal attack on aid agency in Afghanistan, says UN chief
8 month ago
UK charity suspends operations in Afghanistan
Afghan president's Special Envoy and Afghan Ambassador to Islamabad met with Pakistan Army Chief Gen Qamar Bajwa for a comprehensive discussion on a range of important issues including current state of bilateral relations and ways and steps that would help improve mutual trust and the environment for peace and prosperity for both our nations
8 month ago
Farah Provincial governor Mohammad Arif Shahjahan confirms he has resigned followed mass protests against increasing instability in the province
Death toll rises to 6 in Save the children attack in Jalalabad
ISIS published pictures of the people who attacked Save the Children compund in Jalalabad Afghanistan
8 month ago
State Dept. says 4 Americans killed in Kabul hotel attack; among the dead: Glenn Selig, spokesman for longtime Manafort associate Rick Gates
8 month ago
Four US citizens were killed in Kabul hotel attack, according to State Department
8 month ago
Impasse over governorship of Balkh Province "benefits only militants and Afghanistan's adversaries," says @PressSec in statement.
American killed in Kabul Intercontinental Hotel siege identified as former journalist Glenn Selig8 month ago
American killed in Kabul Intercontinental Hotel siege identified as former journalist Glenn Selig
Two missiles fired from a U.S. drone strikes a home near Pakistan's border with Afghanistan, killing two militants from the Haqqani network, officials in Islamabad say
Burnt out cars litter the road in front of the aid agency's offices after a day-long battle between insurgents and security forces in Jalalabad
5 kiiled and 25 wounded in a suicide attackand 10 hours fighting on @save_children local office in Jalalabad
Officials at the scene of today's attack on the aid agency say the attack is over. The siege ended at about 7pm local time - 10 hours after insurgents launched a coordinated attack against the organization in Jalalabad
Pakistan condemns US drone strike in Kurram Agency
8 month ago
Afghanistan bans imports of poultry products from Pakistan in a bid to curb spread of bird flu
8 month ago
German ambassador to Afghanistan resides at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul
The attack in Jalalabad has ended. 4 ISIS militants are named by ISKP as Umar Khattab al-Shaynavari, Shahidul Allah Waziristani, Muhir al-Khurasani and Khalid Afridi
All 4 bombers were killed by Afghan forces, 12 women among 43 rescude in Jalalabad
Officials confirm death toll risen to three in ongoing attack on the aid agency's offices in Jalalabad
More than 7 hours after Daesh insurgents launched a coordinated attack on the aid agency's offices in Jalalabad, Nangarhar, security forces were still locked in heavy clashes with insurgents – believed to have totaled 6
Staff member rescued during ongoing attack said so far 50 out of 70 people that were in the aid agency's building have been rescued. Whereabouts of the other 20 not yet known, but some are believed to have escaped in Jalalabad
22 injured as Jalalabad siege continues
8 month ago
Save the Children suspends Afghan operations after attack on office
Gunshots can still be heard coming from the aid agency's compound in Jalalabad - more than 7 hours after Daesh insurgents launched an attack on the organization's offices
Photos of Jalalabad suicide bombing, that Targeted a charity NGO
SVBIED destroyed the gates and opened the way to the other militants involved in Jalalabad attack - still ongoing after 4 hours
ISIS claimed responsibility for the terrorist attack in Jalalabad that killed at least 1, injured 14 outside the office of international aid group @SavetheChildren in eastern Afghanistan
Islamic State officialy claims responsibility for Jalalabad attack, targeting "Swedish and British institutions along Afghan govt"
Security officials confirm two attackers so far killed, but two still engaged in gunfight with security forces at the aid agency's offices in Jalalabad
Jalalabad, Nangarhar regional hospital says 20 wounded, including three security force members, have been taken to their hospital. This comes as attack on aid agency continues - 6 hours after insurgents launched the attack
8 month ago
The existing border disputed between Afghanistan and Iran would be taken to the UN, an official in western Herat province said
3 Haqqani Network fighters dead in Aurakzai drone strike
US strikes terror targets in Pakistan; HaqqaniNetwork Commander and many other Militants killed in US drone strike.
8 month ago
Four Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel and six Taliban have been killed during a clash in the Deh Yak district of southern Ghazni province
The attack is still ongoing in Jalalabad but that Commando forces have moved in to help bring the situation under control – report
6 Taliban militants killed, 2 held alive in Helmand operations
8 month ago
The intelligence chief for the Pushtkoh district of western Farah province has been killed along with a policeman in a Taliban ambush
One security force member killed and one civilian dead and 12 others were wounded in SaveTheChildren attack in Jalalabad city attack: Provincial governor's spokesman Attaullah Khoghyani
"The fighting has ended. The security forces are clearing the building now," says Attaullah Khogyani, spokesman for the governor of eastern Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, following the assault on the Jalalabad office of aid agency Save the Children
An attack on Save the Children's office in Afghanistan's restive east has ended, an official said, with at least 1 person killed and 14 others wounded
SaveTheChildren sent out the tweet noting serious concerns for the safety of their staff amid the ongoing attack on their Jalalabad facility
Protests against latest Afghan deportations from Germany. Nineteen Afghans were deported via Dusseldorf airport, despite continued violence in Afghanistan.
SaveTheChildren just tweeted "We are devastated at the news that our SCI office in Jalalabad city, Afghanistan came under attack this morning. Our primary concern is for the safety and security of our staff. We are awaiting further info and cannot comment further at this time"
One killed and 15 wounded in a suicide attack on @SavetheChildren office in Jalalabad city of eastern Nangarhar province
Today drone strike on the border area of district hangu KP
Afghan special forces continue to fight insurgents holed up in the international organization's compound in Jalalabad – three hours after an unconfirmed number of militants stormed the building
Afghan Special Forces fighting against at least 3 attackers in Jalalabad
Plumes of black smoke rise from the organization's compound as building appears to be on fire amid ongoing attack Jalabad
Security forces say at least two insurgents killed in ongoing attack on the Jalalabad compound of the international organization
Dozens of Afghan Special Forces converge on the scene of today's ongoing attack on the NGO's office in Jalalabad city
Taliban distances itself from the attack - says in a Twitter message it is not involved. Afghan security sources understand four attackers are currently inside the compound Jalalabad
Taliban says it is not involved in Jalalabad attack
Dozens of Afghan special forces have moved in to the area of the ongoing attack on the NGO in Jalalabad city. Clashes are ongoing
JalalabadAttack: scene of attack. photos cridet goes to Humayoon Babur
8 month ago
UK envoy to Kabul Nicholas Kay condemned attack in Jalalabad. In twitter msg Kay said 'this is an outrage. Any attack on children and humanitarians is a crime against humanity. I hope for a quick and safe end to this horrific incident in Jalalabad'
Sporadic gunfire ongoing in Jalalabad. Ambulances waiting close to scene. Already 11 people taken to hospital
The Taliban claim five of its members met with Pakistani officials in Islamabad recently to discuss ways of ending the war in neighboring Afghanistan
A Haqqani network commander, Ehsan, also known as Khawari, and two of his companions were allegedly killed during a twin drone strike conducted in North Waziristan
Save the Children's office in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, is under attack by gunmen - at least 11 people injured
An explosion reported in PD3 of Jalalabad city. No reports of casualties yet
Special forces have arrived at the scene of the ongoing attack in Jalalabad city in Nangarhar
Clashes ongoing between insurgents and security forces at Save The Children compound in Jalalabad in Nangarhar
Gunshots ring out as clashes continue between insurgents and security forces after militants launched an attack on the SaveTheChildren organization in Jalalabad city
Officials confirm 11 people wounded in suicide bombing outside Save the Children organization in Jalalabad city
A car burns outside the Save The Children organization in Jalalabad city after gunmen stormed the compound
Gunmen have attacked Save the Children office in PD3 of Jalalabad city of Nangarhar province. Clashes ongoing, a spokesman for provincial governor, Attaullah Khoghyani confirmed.
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