14 killed in Afghanistan violence

At least 14 people were killed and three wounded in separate violent attacks in Afghanistan Wednesday, the authorities said.

Official says roadside bomb kills 4 Afghan police

A roadside bomb killed four police officers guarding a mayor as their convoy traveled through northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, an official said.

Two Afghan policemen die in Taliban checkpoint attack

Afghan authorities say Taliban fighters attacked security checkpoints in a northern provincial capital, killing two members of a community-based security force.

Bomb blasts kill 10 police in southern Afghanistan

The latest southern unrest comes at a critical juncture in the nearly 10-year war on insurgents.

Powerful bombings rock Kandahar, 6 killed

Two powerful bombings rocked the southern Afghan city of Kandahar on Thursday, killing three foreigners and three Afghan soldiers, according to President Hamid Karzai`s half brother. Meanwhile, four German soldiers were killed in fighting in the north.

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.