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Afghan air force kills 32 militants in latest raids

Afghan air force kills 32 militants in latest raids

Afghan National Army and Air Force on Sunday raided against a Taliban's position in Khaki Safed district of western Farah province.

Jan 16, 2018, 00:36 AM IST
40 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack at military base

40 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack at military base

At least 40 Afghan soldiers were killed and 40 injured after the Taliban attacked the Afghan Army base in the southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan.

Jul 26, 2017, 21:23 PM IST

Taliban kills three soldiers at army HQ in northern Afghanistan

At least three Afghan army soldiers were killed and several wounded on Friday when Taliban gunmen attacked a military headquarters in northern Afghanistan, officials said.

Apr 21, 2017, 22:34 PM IST

Afghan army general dies in helicopter crash

 An Afghan army general has been killed and several army personnel wounded after a helicopter crashed in western Badghis province, sources said.

Nov 30, 2016, 09:05 AM IST
Three Taliban commanders arrested in Afghanistan's Samangan province

Three Taliban commanders arrested in Afghanistan's Samangan province

Three key commanders of the Taliban group have been arrested during a joint clearance operation in Afghanistan`s northern Samangan province.

Jul 24, 2016, 12:21 PM IST
Nine ISIS loyalists killed in military operations in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province

Nine ISIS loyalists killed in military operations in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province

At least nine loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group were killed and seven other injured by the Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers during a clearance operation in eastern Nangarhar province.

Jun 05, 2016, 13:19 PM IST

Afghan Army frees 59 from Taliban custody

The Afghan Army launched a special operation in the country`s Helmand province and set free 59 people from a Taliban prison, sources said on Saturday.

Jan 02, 2016, 11:38 AM IST

Over 100 militants killed in Afghanistan

 Over 100 militants have been killed in military operations in Afghanistan since Saturday, said the country`s defence ministry on Sunday.

Sep 06, 2015, 13:39 PM IST

IS suffers casualties in fight with Afghan Taliban

Militants affiliated with the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group have suffered heavy casualties in a fight with the Taliban militants in Farah province of Afghanistan.

Jun 01, 2015, 17:22 PM IST

Attack on Army base kills 6: Afghan official

An Afghan official says six Afghan soldiers have been killed in an attack on a military base in the southern Helmand province that lasted more than 14 hours.

Nov 28, 2014, 19:51 PM IST

Pak-Afghan border sealed for two days

Pakistan sealed its border with Afghanistan, barring all forms of crossings for two days as part of its enhanced security measures taken for the religious festival Muharram, a media report said Tuesday.

Nov 04, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

Missing Afghan soldiers tried to enter Canada: Pentagon

Three Afghan army officers who went missing during a training exercise at a US base have been found trying to cross the border into Canada, a Pentagon official has said.

Sep 23, 2014, 05:20 AM IST

Six militants killed by Afghan Army

At least six militants were killed in Afghan military operations Saturday, said the country`s defence ministry.

Mar 15, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

NATO strike kills five ANA troops in Afghanistan, ISAF calls it `accident`

In what NATO called an “unfortunate” incident, five Afghan soldiers were killed and at least 8 injured in an air strike in the eastern Afghanistan`s Logar province.

Mar 06, 2014, 13:11 PM IST

Indian, Afghan Army conduct joint exercises

The Indian Army and Afghan National Army carried out various operational exercises as part of their joint training here on Thursday.

Dec 19, 2013, 17:49 PM IST

Taliban shadow district governor killed in Afghanistan

The UN Assistance Mission for Afghanistan has said that more than 1,300 civilians were killed and over 2,500 others injured in Afghanistan from January to June this year.

Nov 01, 2013, 16:13 PM IST

US air strike accidentally kills five Afghan police: NATO

A US air strike killed five Afghan policemen during a joint operation against insurgents, officials said.

Aug 01, 2013, 22:51 PM IST

NATO helicopter mistakenly kills 4 Afghan troops

Afghan officials say a NATO helicopter mistakenly killed four Afghan troops in the east.

Aug 01, 2013, 19:14 PM IST

17 villagers, NATO soldier killed in Afghanistan

An Afghan soldier opened fire on NATO troops at the Kandahar airfield, wounding three soldiers, Afghan officials said.

Jul 09, 2013, 20:50 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban sack spokesman

The Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan has sacked its central spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan and appointed Sheikh Maqbool as his replacement.

Jul 09, 2013, 20:44 PM IST