Afghan provincial official gunned down

Unidentified gunmen shot dead a senior provincial government official in Afghanistan's Wardak province on Saturday.

Key Taliban commander killed in eastern Afghanistan

A key Taliban commander was killed along with three other militants on Saturday when security forces raided terrorist hideouts in Afghanistan's eastern Wardak province.

Gunmen kill 13 bus passengers in Afghanistan: Officials

Gunmen killed 13 passengers travelling on a bus towards restive southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, officials said, the latest attack hitting civilians in the country`s still-bloody conflict.

Suicide bombing kills 4 police in Afghanistan

An Afghan official says a suicide truck bombing has killed four police officers in an eastern province.

Three killed in Afghanistan bombing

At least three people were killed in a bomb attack in Afghanistan`s Wardak province, officials said Tuesday.

Afghans protest US special operators in Wardak

Several hundred demonstrators are marching to the Afghan parliament building in Kabul, protesting the continued presence of US special operations forces in Afghanistan`s troubled Wardak province.

Hagel optimistic on Afghan commando agreement

US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said he believes US officials will be able to work things out with Afghan leaders who have ordered special operations forces out of Wardak province.

No evidence for Afghan claim of misconduct: NATO

NATO has so far found no evidence to support Afghan allegations of misconduct by American special forces in a strategic eastern province.

Hamid Karzai orders US forces out of two Afghanistan provinces

Accusing US special forces of fuelling "insecurity and instability", Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai on Sunday demanded their removal from Wardak and Logar provinces within two weeks.