Suicide attack by Taliban on US base in Afghanistan

The attack was claimed by the banned militant outfit Taliban.

`ISI behind Afghan Taliban attacks on US bases`

Western analysts refer to the recent spate of attacks on US military bases in Afghanistan.

Suicide attack in east Afghanistan kills 9

Violence across Afghanistan in 2010 reached its worst level since 2001.

Blast injures Governor of Afghanistan`s Khost

The acting Governor of Afghanistan`s southeastern Khost province and several other senior provincial officials were wounded on Thursday by a blast inside the governor`s office, an Afghan Army general said.

Suicide attackers strike south-eastern Afghan city

For the second time in a week, Taliban fighters armed with suicide vests and automatic weapons attacked a provincial capital in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, triggering hours-long gunbattles that left seven militants dead, officials said.

Heavy firing erupts in southeastern Afghan city of Khost

Taliban militants attacked government
buildings in the southeastern city of Khost on Saturday with suicide
bombers, AK-47 rifles and rocket-propelled grenades, officials
said.