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Taliban suicide bomber leads attack on an Afghan police headquarters, 20 injured

Many armed Taliban fighters entered the police headquarters after the blast and opened fire on security forces stationed there.

May 05, 2019, 15:47 PM IST

Taliban terrorists kill 16 Afghan soldiers, kidnap engineers after ceasefire ends

The Taliban observed a ceasefire over a three-day holiday but rejected the government`s request to extend it.

Jun 22, 2018, 13:12 PM IST

41 Afghan police personnel killed in Taliban ambush

At least 41 Afghan security force personnel were killed in two separate Taliban-led attacks on Saturday.

Jun 10, 2018, 00:06 AM IST

Kabul Intercontinental Hotel attack: 7, including two gunmen, dead, over 100 hostages rescued

A group of gunmen killed at least five people and wounded eight others in an attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel on Saturday.

Jan 21, 2018, 10:19 AM IST

Taliban kill 22 Afghan police in multiple attacks

Militants wearing the googles launched a pre-dawn assault on a police post in Khan Abad district in the northern province of Kunduz today.

Oct 29, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

Gruesome video goes viral! Shows police dragging man behind truck in Afghanistan - Watch

However, it is unclear whether the victim, suspected to be a suicide bomber, survived the abuse.

Mar 10, 2016, 21:56 PM IST

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Jan 13, 2016, 17:26 PM IST

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-Attackers of Mazar-e-Sharif were Pakistani soldiers says Afghan Police.
-SP Salwinder Singh will be interrogated today also.
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Jan 13, 2016, 12:47 PM IST

NATO commander denies cover-up over abuse of boys by Afghan police

The top NATO commander in Afghanistan on Tuesday denied reports that the Pentagon had ordered US troops to ignore the sexual abuse of young boys by Afghan police and militias.

Sep 22, 2015, 21:43 PM IST

Taliban kill at least 13 Afghan police despite peace talks

 Taliban militants killed at least 13 policemen after storming security outposts in Afghanistan`s remote mountainous northeast, officials said Tuesday, despite peace talks between insurgent representatives and an Afghan delegation.

May 05, 2015, 15:31 PM IST

10 Afghan police killed in Taliban suicide attack: Officials

 A bomb attached to a vehicle wounded one person in Kabul early on Tuesday, police said, breaking a recent lull in attacks in the Afghan capital.

Feb 17, 2015, 12:35 PM IST

Taliban deploying 'bird drones' for suicide attacks?

The Afghan police has said that they have spotted a bird with a bomb vest, surveillance camera and a GPS tracker on a highway and believe that the Taliban is behind the suicide mission, a report said.

Dec 02, 2014, 12:52 PM IST

Afghan police kill Taliban who cut off voters` fingers

Afghan police hunted down and killed two Taliban insurgents who cut off the fingers of 11 elderly men who voted in the presidential election run-off, officials said Tuesday.

Jun 17, 2014, 12:32 PM IST

Roadside bomb kills 3 Afghanistan police: Official

An Afghan official says a police chief and two other officers were killed when a roadside bomb exploded while they were on a de-mining mission in the southern Gazni province.

Jun 05, 2014, 12:11 PM IST

Taliban attack checkpoints, one Afghan police killed

An Afghan official says the Taliban have attacked three police checkpoints overnight in the southern province of Helmand. The police repelled the attacks but lost one officer.

Jan 31, 2014, 15:02 PM IST

Afghan police rescue woman from Taliban stoning

Police in a remote northern Afghan village rescued a woman from being stoned to death after she was condemned by the Taliban for allegedly cheating on her husband, officials said on Tuesday.

Dec 10, 2013, 23:13 PM IST

Top Afghan policewoman dies after gun attack

The top female police officer in Afghanistan`s restive south died on Monday, officials said, a day after she was shot by gunmen in an attack that followed the recent killing of her predecessor.

Sep 16, 2013, 08:45 AM IST

Afghanistan says Pakistanis shot dead in mosque attack

Afghanistan`s intelligence agency Thursday said that its spies shot dead two Pakistanis who opened fire on Afghan worshippers before dawn at a Shiite Muslim mosque in Kabul.

Sep 05, 2013, 11:52 AM IST

Rocket fired by Afghan police to catch fish kills 6 children

Afghan security forces have arrested eight policemen for accidentally killing six children when firing a rocket into a river to catch fish.

Sep 04, 2013, 13:28 PM IST

Taliban kill 15 Afghan police in west

An Afghan official says 15 policemen have been killed and another 10 wounded in a Taliban ambush in western Afghanistan`s Farah province.

Aug 29, 2013, 13:55 PM IST