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Reuters

Hole in Afghan budget stirs unease as West starts packing bags

13 hours ago
KABUL (Reuters) - A $375 million hole in the Afghan budget is threatening public projects and civil servants' salaries, officials say, putting the aid-dependent economy under stress just as Afghanistan awaits a new leader and foreign troops prepare to go home.
DieZeit

Kabul, 2014: Gute Fragen aus Kabul

16 hours ago
Seit ich in Kabul lebe, höre ich jeden Tag Fragen, die mich überraschen – und auf die ich erst mal keine Antwort weiß. Eine Auswahl: - Wenn ich nach Deutschland komme, kann ich dann jede Frau küss...
The Nation

More Afghan poll results due as Abdullah in lead

3 days ago
KABUL - Afghanistan was set on Sunday to release further results from its presidential election after early counting put former foreign minister Abdullah Abdullah ahead of his main rival Ashraf Ghani. The Independent Election Commission (IEC) said that the second batch of results would be declared at about 1230 GMT in the race to succeed President Hamid Karzai as US troops...
The Nation

Abdullah Abdullah speaks an inerview

3 days ago
Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah speaks during an interview in Kabul. Former foreign minister Abdullah has opened a lead in the Afghan presidential race.
DieZeit

Kabul, 2014: Das Leben nach dem Krieg

3 days ago
Ein befreundeter Arzt erzählt von einem ehemaligen Soldaten der afghanischen Armee. Er war in der Provinz Kunar eingesetzt, "an der Front" würden wir sagen. Der Soldat sah, wie seine Kameraden verw...
The Nation

15 Afghan Taliban killed in 24 hours

3 days ago
  Kabul- Afghan police backed by the Army have killed over a dozen Taliban militants across the country over the past 24 hours, Afghan Interior Ministry said today. "Units of police, together with the national army have carried out series of cleanup operations in Logar, Kandahar, Kunduz, Farah and Helmand provinces over the past 24 hours during which 15 Taliban rebels...
AP

Abdullah's lead grows in new Afghan vote results

3 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Former Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah's lead slightly increased in partial results for Afghanistan's presidential election released Sunday, but he and rival Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai still seem to be heading for a runoff next month....
Reuters

Abdullah widens lead in Afghan presidential vote

3 days ago
KABUL (Reuters) - Former foreign minister Abdullah Abdullah's lead in the Afghan presidential race has widened, the latest official tally of votes released on Sunday showed, although half of the votes have yet to be counted.
The Nation

Taliban negotiator under house arrest in UAE

6 days ago
KABUL - A leading Taliban peace negotiator has been placed under house arrest in the United Arab Emirates, officials said on Thursday, dealing a blow to President Hamid Karzai’s efforts to jump-start a nascent Afghan peace process before leaving office. Agha Jan Mutassim, a finance minister during Taliban rule from 1996 to 2001, has been missing for over a week, according...
The Nation

Pakistan demands Kabul, NATO for strong measures for protection of Pak-Afghan border

6 days ago
ISLAMABAD- Pakistan has called upon Kabul and NATO to put in place strong measures for better management of Pak-Afghan border.      At her weekly news briefing today, Foreign Office Spokesperson Tasnim Aslam said protecting this border is the shared responsibility of both the sides. Pakistan, however, has carried an extra burden regarding the protection and management...
Zeit

Kabul, 2014: Afghanisch für Anfänger

6 days ago
Vor jedem neuen Kapitel in meinem Dari-Buch steht ein afghanisches Sprichwort. Nicht nur, um die Sprache zu lernen - die Sprichwörter sind eine ganz eigene Sprache. Jedes gilt nur für einen speziel...
The Nation

Afghan woman MP shot in Kabul

1 week ago
KABUL  : A woman member of Afghan parliament was shot and wounded in Kabul, officials said on Wednesday. Mariam Koofi was shot in one of Kabul’s upscale districts late Tuesday after an argument with a member of the security forces, the interior ministry said in a statement. Her injury was not life threatening. A man was arrested and an investigation was under way. The...
The Nation

Afghan deputy minister kidnapped

1 week ago
KABUL - A senior Afghan government official was kidnapped along with his driver on his way to work in Kabul on Tuesday, an interior ministry official said. Ahmad Shah Waheed, deputy minister for public works, was taken by gunmen at around 7:00 am (0230 GMT) from the Khairkhana neighbourhood of the capital, said the official who declined to be named. He did not elaborate,...
Los Angeles Times

Afghanistan official shot, another kidnapped in Kabul

1 week ago
Times of India

Mariam Koofi, a female member of Afghanistan's parliament, shot in Kabul

1 week ago
A female member of Afghanistan's parliament was recovering in hospital today after being shot the previous night, officials and her sister said.
New York Times

Taliban Say They Killed 7 Afghan Policemen

1 week ago
The authorities in Wardak Province said they had reports that a dozen officers had been kidnapped by insurgents while traveling to Kabul in order to collect their salaries.
Telegraph

Afghan minister abducted by gunmen in Kabul

1 week ago
The highest ranking official to be kidnapped in years, Ahmad Shah Wahid's abduction is a reminder of the insecurity still plaguing the country as international forces prepare to leave
Reuters

Afghanistan says U.S. air strike kills three civilians

1 week ago
KABUL (Reuters) - A U.S. air strike in eastern Afghanistan has killed three civilians, the Afghan president's office said on Tuesday.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL

Gunmen abduct Afghan minister from his car in Kabul, officials say

1 week ago
Ahmad Shah Wahid was on his way to work when five gunmen ran his car off the road in northern Kabul
Times of India

Gunmen kidnap Afghan deputy minister in Kabul

1 week ago
At least five gunmen pulled deputy public works minister Ahmad Shah Wahid from his car in northern Kabul as he was on his way to work
AP

Gunmen abduct Afghan deputy minister in Kabul

1 week ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Gunmen abducted the Afghan deputy public works minister in Kabul on Tuesday, officials said, a grim reminder of the insecurity plaguing Afghanistan as most foreign troops prepare to withdraw from the country at the end of the year....
Reuters

After success on Iran, U.S. Treasury's sanctions team faces new challenges

1 week ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - This is what the modern American war room looks like: the clocks on the wall show the times in Kabul, Tehran and Bogota. The faces around the conference table are mostly young. There is talk of targets, and of middle-of-the-night calls to Europe.
Reuters

Anxious China emerges as diplomatic player in Afghanistan

1 week ago
KABUL/BEIJING (Reuters) - China is quietly preparing for a more robust role in the future of Afghanistan, concerned that the withdrawal of NATO troops will leave a hotbed of militancy on its doorstep.
The Nation

Afghan presidential candidates

1 week ago
Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai gestures during a press conference in Kabul.
The Nation

Abdullah leads in first Afghan results

1 week ago
KABUL - Initial election results put Afghan opposition figure Abdullah Abdullah in the lead on Sunday, but with less than 10 percent of votes counted and widespread allegations of fraud, there was no clear indication of who would succeed Hamid Karzai. Results based on 10 percent of votes from 26 out of 34 provinces showed Abdullah with 41.9 percent and Western-leaning...
AP

Abdullah, Ghani lead in partial Afghan vote tally

1 week ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Two clear front-runners emerged in Afghanistan's presidential election as partial results released Sunday showed a tight race that increasingly appears destined for a runoff vote....
Reuters

Abdullah leads in first official results from Afghan vote

1 week ago
KABUL (Reuters) - Initial election results put Afghan opposition figure Abdullah Abdullah in the lead on Sunday, but with less than 10 percent of votes counted and widespread allegations of fraud, there was no clear indication of who would succeed Hamid Karzai.
Zeit

Kabul, 2014: Unterwegs in Kabul

1 week ago
Wenn man in Kabul von einem Ort zum anderen will, steht man eigentlich immer im Stau. Zeit, einmal in Ruhe aus dem Fenster zu schauen... ...
The Nation

Afghanistan, Pakistan Both Targeted By Terrorists: Qanooni

1 week ago
Kabul- First vice president, Mohammad Younus Qanooni emphasizing on strengthening ties with Pakistan has said that both Afghanistan and Pakistan were targets of terrorism. He expressed these views during a courtesy meeting with new ambassador of Pakistan Abrar Hussain. Qanooni said that he was desirous, the new ambassador to play an active and positive role in establishment...
THE GLOBE AND MAIL

‘Miracle child’ who survived terror attack could be Canada-bound

1 week ago
Two-year-old recovering after last month’s massacre at a Kabul hotel, which killed nine, including his parents and siblings
ElPais

Discontinuidad de los parques

1 week ago
Los actores y la dirección de Peris-Mencheta brillan por encima del texto de Jaime Pujol en 'Continuidad de los parques'
Zeit

Kabul, 2014: Deutschlands Spuren in Afghanistan

1 week ago
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The Nation

Two Afghan poll candidates scent victory

2 weeks ago
KABUL - Two leading candidates in Afghanistan’s presidential election each claimed Wednesday to be winning the vote count easily, but said they would be ready to contest a second-round run-off if necessary. More than seven million people defied Taliban threats of violence in Saturday’s election to select a successor to President Hamid Karzai as US-led troops prepare...
AP

Afghan probe begins in attack on AP journalists

2 weeks ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghan central government authorities on Wednesday began questioning the police commander who killed an Associated Press photographer and wounded an AP reporter, a day after he was transferred by helicopter to the capital - a rare case in which an Afghan officer or soldier who shot a foreigner was captured alive....
Reuters

Frontrunner in Afghan vote rules out coalition government

2 weeks ago
KABUL (Reuters) - A frontrunner to succeed Hamid Karzai as Afghanistan's president voiced the possibility of teaming up with a rival on Wednesday but ruled out forming a coalition government in order to avoid a second-round runoff.
Reuters

Afghan election complaints watchdog warns of fraud

2 weeks ago
KABUL (Reuters) - Afghanistan's presidential election last Saturday may have suffered a significant degree of fraud, the country's election complaints commission said, warning that all votes cast irregularly would be thrown out.
AP

Afghans see hope in chance to choose new leader

2 weeks ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Two Afghan women shrouded in black emerged from a campaign rally carrying bundles of sticks with pieces of torn posters still attached. The women weren't intending to knit back together what pictures remained of the presidential hopeful. They simply needed firewood to heat their home....
AP

AP photographer killed, reporter wounded

2 weeks ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A veteran Associated Press photographer was killed and an AP reporter was wounded on Friday when an Afghan policeman opened fire while they were sitting in their car in eastern Afghanistan....
AP

Afghan election could reset US-Kabul relations

2 weeks ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Afghanistan's presidential election on Saturday gives the U.S. a new chance to fix relations with Kabul, which are in deep discord after more than 12 years of war and repeated fallings-out between the White House and Afghan President Hamid Karzai....
Reuters

Risks of violence and fraud haunt landmark Afghan election

2 weeks ago
KABUL (Reuters) - Even if the Taliban fail to hobble the Afghan presidential election on Saturday, it could take months for a winner to be declared at a time when the country desperately needs a leader to stem rising violence as foreign troops prepare to leave.
DieZeit

Kabul, 2014: Dear Mr. President!

2 weeks ago
65 Prozent der afghanischen Bevölkerung sind jünger als 25 Jahre alt. Diese 65 Prozent sind die Zukunft des Landes, aber sie haben keine Macht. In Kabul herrschen die Alten und kein Politiker vertr...
Times LIVE

Six police killed in Kabul suicide attack

3 weeks ago
A suicide bomber blew himself up at the Afghan interior ministry Wednesday, killing six police officers just three days before the country's presidential election, which the Taliban have vowed to disrupt.
The Nation

PM reaffirms non-interference in Afghanistan

3 weeks ago
ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that Pakistan believes in the policy of non-interference, supports the democratic process in Afghanistan and that no one will be allowed to use Pak soil against Kabul. The prime minister made these remarks here Wednesday during a meeting with UK National Security Adviser Kim Darroch who called on him at the PM House. General...
The Nation

Six cops killed in Kabul suicide attack

3 weeks ago
KABUL  - A suicide bomber blew himself up at the Afghan interior ministry Wednesday, killing six police officers just three days before the country's presidential election, which the Taliban have vowed to disrupt. The attack came as the three leading candidates to succeed President Hamid Karzai made a final push for votes with rallies on the last day of campaigning. Kabul...
Times LIVE

Six police killed in Kabul suicide attack

3 weeks ago
A suicide bomber blew himself up at the Afghan interior ministry Wednesday, killing six police officers just three days before the country's presidential election, which the Taliban have vowed to disrupt.
AP

Bomb kills 6 at well-guarded area in Afghanistan

3 weeks ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A suicide bombing killed six policemen at the Afghan Interior Ministry compound in one of the capital's most heavily fortified areas Wednesday, part of a recent escalation in violence in the heart of Kabul....
Reuters

Suicide bomber kills six police at Afghan ministry ahead of vote

3 weeks ago
KABUL (Reuters) - A Taliban suicide bomber blew himself outside Afghanistan's interior ministry in central Kabul on Wednesday, killing himself and at least six policemen, the latest in a string of attacks ahead of Afghanistan's April 5 presidential election.
Times LIVE

Six police killed in Kabul suicide attack

3 weeks ago
A suicide bomber blew himself up at the Afghan interior ministry Wednesday, killing six police officers just three days before the country's presidential election, which the Taliban have vowed to disrupt.
ARD

Tote bei Selbstmordanschlag in Kabul

3 weeks ago
Wenige Tage vor der Präsidentschaftswahl in Afghanistan hat es in Kabul einen Selbstmordanschlag vor dem Innenministerium gegeben. Mindestens sechs Menschen wurden getötet. Die Taliban hatten im Vorfeld der Wahl mit Gewalt gedroht.
New York Times

Bomber Kills Six at Interior Ministry Entrance in Kabul

3 weeks ago
The suicide attacker penetrated nearly to the heart of the security establishment days before the presidential election.    
FT

US could be big loser at Afghan elections

3 weeks ago
There are fears that the legitimacy of any new government in Kabul could be undermined by allegations of fraud during Saturday’s presidential election
Times of India

6 cops killed in Kabul suicide attack

3 weeks ago
At least six policemen were killed today in a suicide bomb attack outside the Afghan interior ministry in the centre of Kabul, a ministry spokesman said.    
Times of India

4 cops killed in Kabul suicide attack

3 weeks ago
At least four policemen were killed today in a suicide bomb attack outside the Afghan interior ministry in the centre of Kabul, a ministry spokesman said.    
Al Jazhera

Suicide bomber strikes Afghan ministry

3 weeks ago
Six police officers killed after attacker in security forces uniform detonates explosives in central Kabul.
AP

Blast kills 6 at Afghan Interior Ministry compound

3 weeks ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A suicide bomber wearing a military uniform struck the heavily fortified Interior Ministry compound in the heart of Kabul on Wednesday and killed six police officers, authorities said, in an escalation of Taliban violence aimed at disrupting this weekend's presidential election....
The Nation

Afghan forces seize tonnes of explosives

3 weeks ago
KABUL : Afghan security forces have seized more than 22 tonnes of explosives, enough to make hundreds of bombs, the interior ministry said on Tuesday, four days before a presidential election. Taliban insurgents have declared war on the April 5 vote, calling it a Western-backed sham and threatening to disrupt it. "This discovery will prevent hundreds of bomb attacks and...
The Nation

Don't give room to mistrust

3 weeks ago
ISLAMABAD - Islamabad and Kabul Tuesday tried to mend their troubled ties with the former assuring the latter of its total support and facilitation of efforts for peace and reconciliation in Afghanistan. This has transpired from a crucial meeting between the Adviser to the PM on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and new ambassador of Afghanistan Janan Mosazai...
New York Times

At War Blog: A Reporter Clutches Life After a Loss That Hits Home

3 weeks ago
Habib Zahori on losing his friend Sardar Ahmed, a journalist who was killed along with his wife and two of their three children in a Taliban attack on a hotel in Kabul.    
DieZeit

Kabul, 2014: Aprilscherz auf afghanisch

3 weeks ago
Zurzeit gibt es in Kabul viele Anschläge, ich lese also etwas öfter als sonst bei Twitter nach, welche Neuigkeiten es in der Stadt gibt. Heute morgen sehe ich, dass ein Reporter bei einem Unfall um...
Reuters

Afghan forces say seize tons of explosives ahead of election

3 weeks ago
KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan security forces have seized more than 22 tons of explosives, enough to make hundreds of bombs, the interior ministry said on Tuesday, four days before a presidential election.
Foreign Policy

The New Mayor of Kabul - By Leela Jacinto

3 weeks ago
Why Afghanistan's next president won't succeed without the warlords -- or the Taliban.
ARD

Afghanistan vor der Wahl: Reportage vom Mandawi-Basar

3 weeks ago
Der Mandawi-Basar in Kabul ist ein guter Ort, wenn man etwas über die Stimmung in Afghanistan wissen möchte. Am 5. April wählt das Land einen neuen Präsidenten. Was erwarten die Menschen? Wie sehen sie ihre Zukunft?
The Nation

Karzai phones Kerry, levels allegations against Pakistan

3 weeks ago
KABUL- In a phone call with US Secretary of State John Kerry, Hamid Karzai accused Pakistan of being behind a recent series of attacks and of blocking his government from striking a peace deal with the Taliban, the Afghan president's office. Karzai routinely makes such accusations against Islamabad, but his tone in recent days has been particularly pointed and direct....
The Nation

Pakistan blocking peace deal: Karzai

3 weeks ago
KABUL - In a phone call with US Secretary of State John Kerry, Afghan President Hamid Karzai accused Pakistan of being behind a recent series of attacks and of blocking his government from striking a peace deal with the Taliban, the Afghan president’s office said Sunday. Hamid Karzai routinely makes such accusations against Islamabad, but his tone in recent days has...
Reuters

Afghan woman bids for power to halt slide in rights

3 weeks ago
KABUL/KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - The deeply conservative, all-male crowd at Afghanistan's Kandahar stadium stared in disbelief as the small woman in a modest black headscarf stood up and reached for the microphone.
AP

Mixed legacy for Karzai as Afghan president

3 weeks ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghans go to the polls next weekend to choose a new president, and that in itself may one day be considered Hamid Karzai's greatest achievement....
Times LIVE

Taliban shoots toddler in head, doctors fear rising Afghan violence

3 weeks ago
That Afghan toddler Abuzar survived a bullet fragment to the head during a Taliban attack in Kabul last week is astonishing.
DieZeit

Kabul, 2014: Ein sicheres Zeichen

3 weeks ago
Jetzt ist es offiziell: der Frühling kommt zurück. Man sieht es an den Eisverkäufern auf der Straße.  ...
DieZeit

Kabul, 2014: Kinder

3 weeks ago
Noch haben sie nichts mitzubestimmen, aber sie sind die Zukunft Afghanistans: die Kinder, die jetzt wieder auf den Straßen und in Parks spielen....
Times LIVE

Taliban attack Afghan election headquarters in Kabul

3 weeks ago
Taliban insurgents attacked the Afghan election commission's heavily-fortified headquarters in Kabul on Saturday, one week ahead of voting and after a series of bloody attacks in the city.
Times LIVE

Taliban shoots toddler in head, doctors fear rising Afghan violence

3 weeks ago
That Afghan toddler Abuzar survived a bullet fragment to the head during a Taliban attack in Kabul last week is astonishing.
The Nation

5 Taliban killed in attack on Afghan poll HQ

3 weeks ago
KABUL - Taliban insurgents wearing burqas unleashed rockets and gunfire on the Afghan election commission’s headquarters in Kabul on Saturday, in the latest major assault on the city one week before polling day. Six hours after the attack began, security forces gunned down the last of the five gunmen who had occupied a nearby building and targeted the heavily-fortified...
Times of India

Taliban attack Afghanistan's election headquarters

3 weeks ago
Afghan police on Saturday killed all five militants who attacked the election commission headquarters in Kabul with rocket-propelled grenades and machine guns, ending a four-hour stand-off, according to a government official.    
The Guardian

Disguised Taliban fighters die in attack on Afghan election HQ

3 weeks ago
Gun and grenade attack in Kabul as insurgents try to disrupt presidential ballot on 5 AprilTaliban fighters who were disguised under burqas stormed the heavily fortified headquarters of Afghan election organisers on Saturday the second suicide attack in Kabul in less than 24 hours, as the country prepares for a crucial but much threatened election.At least three men took...
Times LIVE

Taliban attack Afghan election headquarters in Kabul

3 weeks ago
Taliban insurgents attacked the Afghan election commission's heavily-fortified headquarters in Kabul on Saturday, one week ahead of voting and after a series of bloody attacks in the city.
Times LIVE

Taliban shoots toddler in head, doctors fear rising Afghan violence

3 weeks ago
That Afghan toddler Abuzar survived a bullet fragment to the head during a Taliban attack in Kabul last week is astonishing.
AP

Attacks threaten to undermine Afghan vote

3 weeks ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Taliban militants attacked the main Afghan election commission's headquarters in Kabul on Saturday, the latest in a series of audacious assaults threatening to scare voters away just a week before Afghans go to the polls....
Times LIVE

Taliban attack Afghan election headquarters in Kabul

3 weeks ago
Taliban insurgents attacked the Afghan election commission's heavily-fortified headquarters in Kabul on Saturday, one week ahead of voting and after a series of bloody attacks in the city.
Times LIVE

Taliban shoots toddler in head, doctors fear rising Afghan violence

3 weeks ago
That Afghan toddler Abuzar survived a bullet fragment to the head during a Taliban attack in Kabul last week is astonishing.
Irish Times

Five militants killed after attack on Afghan election commission

3 weeks ago
Taliban claims responsibility for incident in Kabul in which two policemen were hurt    
Irish Times

Five militants killed in attack on Afghan election commission

3 weeks ago
Taliban claims responsibility for incident in Kabul in which two policemen were hurt    
The Nation

Kabul on high alert as Taliban attack election commission Head Quarter

3 weeks ago
  Taliban insurgents attacked the Independent Election Commission headquarters in Kabul today, staff and police said, in the their third big assault on the capital this week aimed at derailing the April 5th presidential election. Afghan security forces battled the militants for about five hours, while frightened IEC staff and eight international United Nations employees...
The Nation

Foreigners escape Taliban siege in Kabul, as pre-election violence escalates

3 weeks ago
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Taliban gunmen stormed a Kabul guesthouse used by a U.S.-based aid group and held four foreigners hostage for several hours on Friday, just eight days before Afghanistan...
Krone

Afghanistan: Taliban greifen Wahlbehörde an

3 weeks ago
Die Welle der Gewalt vor der Präsidentenwahl in Afghanistan reißt nicht ab. Eine Woche vor der Abstimmung griffen radikalislamische Taliban am Samstag die Zentrale der Wahlbehörde in der Hauptstadt Kabul an. Ein Selbstmordkommando zündete zunächst vor dem Eingangstor des schwer bewachten Geländes eine Autobombe. Anschließend feuerten Aufständische von einem Nachbarhaus...
UN

UN Mission condemns attack on headquarters of Afghan electoral commission

3 weeks ago
The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) condemned todays attack on the Kabul headquarters of the Independent Election Commission (IEC), the second attack on an Afghan election facility in the past four days, with presidential and provincial council polls just a week away.
The Guardian

Taliban suicide bombers attack Afghan electoral commission HQ in Kabul

3 weeks ago
Attack is the second in the Afghan capital in less than 24 hours, after insurgents targeted a guesthouse used by a US aid groupTaliban fighters attacked the Kabul headquarters of the Afghanistan's independent election commission (IEC) headquarters on Saturday, the latest in a spate of attacks ahead of next week's presidential vote.No injuries were reported from in the...
AP

Afghan official: Militants in standoff killed

3 weeks ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghan police killed all five militants who attacked the election commission headquarters in Kabul on Saturday with rocket-propelled grenades and machine guns, ending a four-hour standoff, according to a top government official....
Reuters

Taliban attack election commission HQ in Kabul ahead of vote

3 weeks ago
KABUL (Reuters) - Taliban insurgents attacked the Independent Election Commission headquarters in Kabul on Saturday, staff and police said, in the their third big assault on the capital this week aimed at derailing the April 5 presidential election.
Times LIVE

Taliban attack Afghan election headquarters in Kabul

3 weeks ago
Taliban insurgents attacked the Afghan election commission's heavily-fortified headquarters in Kabul on Saturday, one week ahead of voting and after a series of bloody attacks in the city.
Times LIVE

Taliban shoots toddler in head, doctors fear rising Afghan violence

3 weeks ago
That Afghan toddler Abuzar survived a bullet fragment to the head during a Taliban attack in Kabul last week is astonishing.
Times of India

Militants attack Afghan election office in Kabul

3 weeks ago
Police say militants have occupied a building in Kabul and are shooting at the main Afghan election commission's compound.
DerSpiegel

Afghanistan: Taliban attackieren Zentrale der Wahlbehörde

3 weeks ago
Eine Woche vor den afghanischen Präsidentschaftswahlen haben Extremisten erneut in der Hauptstadt Kabul zugeschlagen. Sie griffen das Hauptquartier der Wahlkommission an, feuerten auf Sicherheitskräfte. Augenzeugen berichten von Explosionen.
New York Times

Taliban Attack Election Panel Headquarters Before Afghan Voting

3 weeks ago
The attack by the Taliban, who have vowed to violently derail the coming election for a new president, was the third in Kabul just this week.    
Al Jazhera

Gunmen attack Afghan election commission

3 weeks ago
Attackers believed to be fully armed with guns and suicide vests open fire at Kabul election commission headquarters.
Times LIVE

Taliban shoots toddler in head, doctors fear rising Afghan violence

3 weeks ago
That Afghan toddler Abuzar survived a bullet fragment to the head during a Taliban attack in Kabul last week is astonishing.
The Nation

Afghanistan attacks

3 weeks ago
Afghan security personnel arrive at a guesthouse, the site of an attack, in Kabul.
The Nation

Taliban attack on US guesthouse kills Afghan girl

3 weeks ago
KABUL - Taliban militants on Friday attacked a Kabul guesthouse used by a US anti-landmine charity, killing two people including one girl as gunfire and explosions rocked the Afghan capital one week before the presidential election. A terrified group of foreigners, including several young children, briefly took shelter behind a generator on the street as Afghan special...
The Nation

Pakistani prisoners in Bagram Jail

3 weeks ago
Nasir mohmand - A no-profit lawyer firm Justice Protect Pakistan (JPP) is struggling in Lahore High Court to get Pakistani prisoners, detained in US administered Bagram Jail in Kabul, back and so far successful to release six out of 40 prisoners in last November while 34 are still languishing there. The US government wants to hand over these prisoners to Pakistan as it...
Times LIVE

Taliban shoots toddler in head, doctors fear rising Afghan violence

3 weeks ago
That Afghan toddler Abuzar survived a bullet fragment to the head during a Taliban attack in Kabul last week is astonishing.
USA Today

Taliban militants attack U.S. aid group in Kabul

3 weeks ago
Taliban militants attacked an American charity and a nearby day care center Friday.

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4 United Kingdom 2.060
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10 Netherlands 1.215
11 Norway 1.160
12 Australia 1.065
13 Austria 1.020
14 Philippines 0.950
15 Sweden 0.740
16 Romania 0.575
17 Singapore 0.500
18 Canada 0.430
19 Indonesia 0.310
20 Denmark 0.260
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11 El Pais 1.000
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16 20 Minutes 0.800
17 Washingtonpost 0.750
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10 Romanian 0.575
11 Portuguese 0.320
12 Indonesian 0.310
13 Chinese 0.280
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