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Isis in Afghanistan: Suicide bomber attacks Kabul mosque

A suicide bomber and gunmen disguised in police uniforms attacked a Shiite mosque in the Afghan capital of Kabul Friday, killing at least 14. It comes just one day after the top US military commander in the country vowed to crush the Islamic State militant group (Isis) and urged the Taliban to join peace talks. 24 days ago

President Trumps new war strategy is in Afghanistans favour

President Trump spoke about his new plan for Afghanistan, which involves doubling down on American military presence in the region. Trump would not give a specific number, but it is estimated that he will authorise the deployment of 4,000 more soldiers to the country. 27 days ago

President Trumps new war strategy is in Afghanistans favour

President Trump spoke about his new plan for Afghanistan, which involves doubling down on American military presence in the region. Trump would not give a specific number, but it is estimated that he will authorise the deployment of 4,000 more soldiers to the country. 27 days ago

Donald Trump urges NATO Allies to contribute more money to fight terrorism

Donald Trump has announced that he would expand the U.S. military intervention in Afghanistan. He has also urged the NATO allies and partners to increase their monetary contribution to step up their own commitment.In a televised address on August 21, Trump vowed fight to win in Afghanistan, which has been Americas longest war 28 days ago

Donald Trump urges NATO Allies to contribute more money to fight terrorism

Donald Trump has announced that he would expand the U.S. military intervention in Afghanistan. He has also urged the NATO allies and partners to increase their monetary contribution to step up their own commitment.In a televised address on August 21, Trump vowed fight to win in Afghanistan, which has been Americas longest war 28 days ago

Isis claims responsibility for Iraq embassy attack in Afghanistans capital Kabul

Isis has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack at the Iraqi embassy in Kabul. A suicide bomber blew himself up in front of the gates of the embassy, allowing gunmen to storm into the compound and open fire. A four-hour gunfight ended in all attackers being killed by Afghan security forces. Isis declares their fighters have killed 7 guards, but Afghan authorities denied the claim and said only one guard was injured. All embassy staffers are currently safe, but the building has suffered severe damages with broken windows and rooms badly-burned. Jul 31, 2017

Watch disturbing moment Afghan asylum seeker is slapped by UK immigration officer

A video has emerged showing an airline passenger being restrained by an immigration officer. The man was on board the Turkish Airlines flight from London Heathrow to Istanbul. He can be heard saying that he is an Afghani asylum seeker being deported to Afghanistan. Ahtzaz Ali, who recorded the video, said the man became agitated before the flight took off. He reported the man was slapped and pushed by the officer before being removed from the flight. The cabin crew attempted to stop Ali from recording the incident, he says.  A Home Office spokesman said it did not comment on individual cases. Jun 18, 2017