Afghanistan


29 Dead After Car Bomb Hits Bank in Afghanistan

A car bomb exploded outside a bank on Thursday in Afghanistan’s restive Helmand province, killing 29 people waiting to collect their monthly salaries, said the provincial governor. The car detonated…

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Gunmen Attack State Media Station in Afghanistan

Gunmen attacked a building of Afghan state media in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Wednesday and engaged in a gun battle with security forces, the provincial governor’s spokesman said.…

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Police Officials: Taliban Run Over a District Headquarters

Taliban insurgents overran a district police headquarters in northeastern Afghanistan after two days of intense fighting that left scores of casualties on both sides, Kunduz provincial officials said Saturday. Mafuz…

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