China, Afghanistan to strengthen anti-terror cooperation
06-25 12:16
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Afghan counterpart Salahuddin Rabbani on Saturday pledged to enhance cooperation in the fight against terrorism.
22 IS militants killed in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province
06-04 19:19
A total of 22 militants loyal to the Islamic State (IS) group have been killed during operations in Achin district of Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province over the past 24 hours.
Afghan first lady calls for protecting girls from child marriage
04-18 17:15
Afghan First Lady Rula Ghani on Tuesday called for protecting Afghan girls against child marriage, noting that forced marriage affects physical health of young girls and robs them of their childhood and future.
No civilian casualties in U.S. massive bombing against IS in Afghanistan: commander
04-14 19:15
No civilian casualties were reported following Thursday's massive U.S. bombing against an Islamic State (IS) position in Afghanistan, the U.S. and NATO commander said on Friday.
46 militants killed in fresh military operations in Afghanistan
04-11 15:24
At least 46 militants were killed amid military operations launched by Afghan security forces within the last 24 hours, the country's Interior Ministry said on Tuesday.
Car bomb rocks eastern Afghan province, killing attacker
04-10 14:24
A suicide car bombing rocked near an Afghan security forces' base in eastern province of Nangarhar on Monday, killing the attacker, local authorities said.
Afghan forces kill 9 IS militants
04-04 18:24
A total of nine militants loyal to the hardliner Islamic State (IS) group were killed and two others arrested after clash erupted in Achin district of the eastern Nangarhar province, police spokesman in the province Hazrat Hussian Mashriqwal said Tuesday.
Horn of African states pledge investments in drought resilience programs
03-31 18:13
Countries in the Greater Horn of Africa region on Friday renewed their commitment to scaling up investments in drought resilience programs in order to cushion vulnerable population from an escalating food and water insecurity.
27 militants killed in eastern Afghan raid: official
03-30 15:14
Twenty-seven Taliban militants were killed after Afghan army's Special Forces launched an operation in the country's eastern province of Nangarhar, a Defense Ministry spokesman said on Thursday.