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US air strikes hit targets in embattled Afghan district

US air strikes hit targets in embattled Afghan district

US aircraft carried out two attacks in Sangin, the district in southern Afghanistan overrun by Taliban insurgents this week, officials said on Thursday, as the battle for the strategic province of Helmand continued.

Five policemen killed in Afghan bombing

At least five policemen were killed in a bomb attack in an eastern Afghan province while 23 civilians were wounded in the neighbouring area in an improvised explosive device explosion, authorities said on Sunday.

NATO voices doubt over IS link in fatal Afghan bombing

NATO officials have voiced doubt over claims that the Islamic State group was behind a fatal bombing last week billed as the first major attack by the jihadists in Afghanistan.

14 killed in Afghan suicide bombing

A Taliban suicide bomber on Monday blew himself up in front of a government office in Afghanistan`s northern Baghlan province, killing at least 14 people and wounding 13 others, the Interior Ministry said.

At least 11 killed in Afghan bombing

The victims were travelling by the bus to attend a wedding party.

Seven killed in Afghan bombing

At least seven people were killed and 23 injured when a suicide car bomb went off in Afghanistan`s Kandahar.

18 killed in Afghan suicide bombing

A suicide bomber blew himself up in Afghanistan`s Khost city, killing at least 17 people and injuring 35 others.

Afghan bombing: 10 policemen killed

At least 10 policemen were killed Saturday in a roadside bombing in Afghanistan`s eastern Wardak province, Xinhua reported.

Haqqani network behind Kabul suicide attack?

Haqqani network may have been involved in a weekend bombing in Kabul that was the deadliest ground attack against Western troops in 10 years of war.

Afghan provincial intel chief targeted in bombing

Insurgents have been waging a campaign of assassinations against Afghan officials.

Arrests made in deadly north Afghan bombing: NATO

NATO and Afghan forces captured a man involved in the attack on the governor`s complex in Takhar province during a meeting of high-level Afghan officials and NATO officials.