The Trump administration’s direct talks with the Taliban have left the U.S.-backed government in Kabul in the dark, raising concern that any peace deal will lack the public support to work, Afghanistan’s top emissary to Washington warned this week.
3 people killed, 10 injured in Ghazni blast

3 people killed, 10 injured in Ghazni blast

An explosion went off in Afghanistan's central-eastern Ghazni province on Wednesday.
22 May 19 - 14:40
Increased Domestic Energy Generation through Renewable Sources

Increased Domestic Energy Generation through Renewable Sources

The agreement corresponds to the government negotiations on development cooperation between Afghanistan and Germany in Kabul on 26th September 2018. Then, the German government pledged to support ...
22 May 19 - 12:14
Afghan Special Forces arrest 6 suspected militants in Kabul

Afghan Special Forces arrest 6 suspected militants in Kabul

The Afghan Special Forces arrested six suspected militants during an operation which was conducted in Sarobi district, the military sources said Wednesday.
22 May 19 - 12:04
Multiple airstrikes kill 17 Taliban militants in Helmand, Nangarhar and Khost provinces

Multiple airstrikes kill 17 Taliban militants in Helmand, Nangarhar and Khost provinces

Multiple airstrikes were carried out against Taliban militants in Helmand, Nangarhar and Khost province killing at least 17 Taliban militants.
22 May 19 - 11:21
E.U. Special Envoy Met Mullah Baradar in Qatar

E.U. Special Envoy Met Mullah Baradar in Qatar

The E.U. Special Representative for Afghanistan Ronald Kobia met with Taliban deputy leader and the group’s head of Qatar office Abdul Ghani Baradar in Doha, Qatar, on Tuesday and discussed ...
22 May 19 - 10:05
Shahzad plunders century as Afghanistan thrash Ireland to level ODI series

Shahzad plunders century as Afghanistan thrash Ireland to level ODI series

The Afghanistan National Cricket Team on Tuesday levelled the two-match One Day International (ODI) series by beating Ireland by 126 runs.
22 May 19 - 10:01
Yemenis launch retaliatory drone attack on Saudi arms deport at Najran airport

Yemenis launch retaliatory drone attack on Saudi arms deport at Najran airport

Yemeni armed forces, led by the Houthi Ansarullah movement, have launched a drone strike on an arms depot at an airport in Saudi Arabia’s southern Najran region in retaliation for the kingdom’s ...
22 May 19 - 00:44
Afghan Special Forces kill 18 Taliban militants in Kunduz, Ghazni and Herat provinces

Afghan Special Forces kill 18 Taliban militants in Kunduz, Ghazni and Herat provinces

The Afghan Special Forces carried out multiple counter-terrorism operations in Kunduz, Ghazni and Herat provinces of Afghanistan killing at least 18 Taliban militants.
22 May 19 - 00:37
Iran FM: US playing

Iran FM: US playing 'dangerous game' in Gulf showdown

Javad Zarif slams US move to shift military hardware to the region, warning it increases the risk of 'accidents'.
22 May 19 - 00:29
UN warns of ‘long and bloody war’ in Libya amid offensive by Saudi-backed Haftar

UN warns of ‘long and bloody war’ in Libya amid offensive by Saudi-backed Haftar

The United Nations special envoy for Libya has warned that the battle for Tripoli is “just the start of a long and bloody war,” as militants loyal to Saudi-backed renegade general Khalifa Haftar ...
22 May 19 - 00:19
Afghanistan: NDS Special Forces kill 4 ISIS militants

Afghanistan: NDS Special Forces kill 4 ISIS militants

At least four ISIS militants were killed in an operation carried out by National Directorate of Security (NDS) Special Forces in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, the government said on Tuesday....
22 May 19 - 00:16
Iranian falls victim to terrorist attack in Afghanistan

Iranian falls victim to terrorist attack in Afghanistan

Iranian Embassy in Afghanistan issued a statement on Tuesday to detail about the terror attack that killed one Iranian and one Afghan national on Sunday.
22 May 19 - 00:10
A Third of Afghans Have Migrated or Been Displaced Since 2012: IOM 

A Third of Afghans Have Migrated or Been Displaced Since 2012: IOM 

One in three Afghans has migrated or been displaced in the past six years, according to a new Displacement Tracking Matrix report published by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) ...
22 May 19 - 00:07
Annual exports from Iran’s Sistan, Baluchestan to Afghanistan increase 85%

Annual exports from Iran’s Sistan, Baluchestan to Afghanistan increase 85%

Exports of Southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchestan to Afghanistan, registered annual growth of 85 percent during the previous Iranian calendar year 1397 (ended March 20, 2019).
21 May 19 - 23:46
World Cup to reach Afghanistan via state broadcaster

World Cup to reach Afghanistan via state broadcaster

Radio Television Afghanistan will bring the tournament to an audience of approximately 20 million.
21 May 19 - 23:42
Church bells ring out in protest over Afghan deportations

Church bells ring out in protest over Afghan deportations

Church bells rang out in several towns and cities in Sweden at noon, Tuesday, as a protest against the continued deportation of Afghan asylum seekers.
21 May 19 - 23:39
Nangarhar Honey Production to Hit 400 Tons This Year

Nangarhar Honey Production to Hit 400 Tons This Year

Nangarhar expects to supply 400 tons of honey to market this year which will generate a revenue of up to 100 million Afghanis.
21 May 19 - 23:31
Children suffer from malnutrition in Afghanistan

Children suffer from malnutrition in Afghanistan

Some two million children in Afghanistan are suffering from malnutrition, while 485,000 pregnant women are deprived from food safety, said the United Nations International Children’s Emergency ...
21 May 19 - 23:25
Chabahar exemption from sanctions really contributory for Afghan, Indian economies?

Chabahar exemption from sanctions really contributory for Afghan, Indian economies?

Despite what it appears at first glance, the U.S. is not going to help the people of Afghanistan through what is called “Chabahar Port’s exemption from sanctions”, but it in fact increases the ...
21 May 19 - 23:19
US commander confirms: al Qaeda operating ‘across’ Afghanistan

US commander confirms: al Qaeda operating ‘across’ Afghanistan

Al Qaeda is operating “across the country” and not confined to one region, the commander of US and NATO forces in Afghanistan confirmed.
21 May 19 - 23:14