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Over 100 Casualties Reported Within 24 Hours
Over 100 Casualties Reported Within 24 Hours

Over 100 Taliban, Afghan security forces and civilians have been killed or wounded in the past 24 hours, officials said on Thursday...

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Top US Officials To Brief Congress On Russia-Taliban Bounties
Top US Officials To Brief Congress On Russia-Taliban Bounties

The White House confirmed that top U.S. intelligence officials will be briefing key congressional leaders...

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UN Urges Greater Civilian Protection, Reduced Violence In Run Up To Intra-Afghan Talks
UN Urges Greater Civilian Protection, Reduced Violence In Run Up To Intra-Afghan Talks

With the prospect of the intra-Afghan peace talks starting this month between the Afghan government and Taliban negotiators, the UN urged them to redouble efforts...

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CIA Files Criminal Complaint Over Leak Of Russia-Taliban Intel As New Evidence Emerges
CIA Files Criminal Complaint Over Leak Of Russia-Taliban Intel As New Evidence Emerges

U.S. National security adviser Robert O'Brien said that the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has requested the Justice Department to look into the leak of classified intelligence related to the alleged plot by a Russian spy unit paying bounties to Afghan militants to kill American troops in the country...

1 Jul 2020
Khalilzad And Pakistan FM Qureshi Agree Latest Developments ‘Conducive’ To Afghan Peace
Khalilzad And Pakistan FM Qureshi Agree Latest Developments ‘Conducive’ To Afghan Peace

U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad met Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi in Islamabad on Wednesday to discuss “the progress related to the Afghan peace process...

1 Jul 2020
95% of Crimes Against Journalists and Media Go Unpunished in Afghanistan: AFJC
95% of Crimes Against Journalists and Media Go Unpunished in Afghanistan: AFJC

The Afghanistan Journalists Center (AFJC) said that of the more than 1,000 cases of violence and threats against journalists have been recorded since 2001, only six...

1 Jul 2020
Mike Pompeo Warns Taliban Against Attacking US Forces In Afghanistan
Mike Pompeo Warns Taliban Against Attacking US Forces In Afghanistan

The U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke to Taliban’s deputy Mullah Baradar and warned him against attacking American troops in Afghanistan, the State Department said on Tuesday...

1 Jul 2020
AIHRC, UNAMA: Afghan Security Forces Responsible For Civilian Deaths In Sangin
AIHRC, UNAMA: Afghan Security Forces Responsible For Civilian Deaths In Sangin

The Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) in a statement mirroring the one by the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), said...

1 Jul 2020
Taliban Rights Efforts Fall Far Short Despite Claims: HRW
Taliban Rights Efforts Fall Far Short Despite Claims: HRW

The Taliban in Afghanistan have imposed severe restrictions on rights in areas under their control despite claims of reform, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report on Tuesday...

30 Jun 2020
Pakistan Could Release Slain US Reporter’s Kidnapper in Near Future
Pakistan Could Release Slain US Reporter’s Kidnapper in Near Future

A ruling by Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Monday paves the way for a man convicted of involvement in the gruesome 2002 murder of American journalist Daniel...

30 Jun 2020
WHO Sends Team To China To Investigate COVID-19 Source
WHO Sends Team To China To Investigate COVID-19 Source

The World Health Organisation (WHO) announced it would be sending a team to China to investigate the source of the Coronavirus pathogen in the hope...

30 Jun 2020
Child Marriage Most Prevalent Human Rights Violation in Afghanistan: UN
Child Marriage Most Prevalent Human Rights Violation in Afghanistan: UN

The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) said child marriage was the most prevalent human rights violation in Afghanistan...

30 Jun 2020
DOD: ‘No Corroborating Evidence’ To Validate Russia Bounty Intelligence
DOD: ‘No Corroborating Evidence’ To Validate Russia Bounty Intelligence

In an official statement, the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) said they had found no evidence to validate the allegations that Russian military intelligence...

30 Jun 2020
Iran Issues Arrest Warrant For Trump Over Drone Strike that Killed Qasem Soleimani
Iran Issues Arrest Warrant For Trump Over Drone Strike that Killed Qasem Soleimani

Iran issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining U.S. President Donald Trump along with 39 others who are allegedly responsible for ordering...

30 Jun 2020
Global COVID-19 Death Toll Exceeds Half A Million As Cases Surge
Global COVID-19 Death Toll Exceeds Half A Million As Cases Surge

Global Coronavirus cases surged past 10 million as they passed a grim milestone of almost half a million deaths in seven months...

29 Jun 2020
7 Killed As Gunmen Attack Pakistan Stock Exchange Building In Karachi
7 Killed As Gunmen Attack Pakistan Stock Exchange Building In Karachi

At least seven people were killed, including the attackers, when gunmen stormed the Pakistan Stock Exchange building in the financial hub of Karachi...

29 Jun 2020
Developing: Four Gunmen Attack Pakistan Stock Exchange In Karachi
Developing: Four Gunmen Attack Pakistan Stock Exchange In Karachi

At least five people were killed when gunmen stormed into the Karachi Stock Exchange building and opened fire on Monday morning...

29 Jun 2020
Khalilzad Begins New Round Of Visits For Afghan Peace Process
Khalilzad Begins New Round Of Visits For Afghan Peace Process

U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad will be visiting Qatar, Pakistan and Uzbekistan, in his new round of travel to start...

29 Jun 2020
MEC Reports Corruption In Customs And Revenue Departments
MEC Reports Corruption In Customs And Revenue Departments

The Independent Joint Anti-Corruption Monitoring and Evaluation Committee (MEC) in a new report to assess vulnerabilities to corruption in the customs and...

29 Jun 2020
Trump Denies Being Briefed On Russian Bounties Report, Calls It ‘Fake News’
Trump Denies Being Briefed On Russian Bounties Report, Calls It ‘Fake News’

U.S. President Donald Trump denied he had been briefed by the U.S. intelligence on Russian...

28 Jun 2020
Exclusive: Majority Of Herat Residents Received No Government Help During Lockdown
Exclusive: Majority Of Herat Residents Received No Government Help During Lockdown

An overwhelming majority of Herat residents, 93%, said they had not received any aid or assistance from the government or private sources, since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in the province, a Reporterly survey found...

28 Jun 2020
Life During Lockdown II: Survey to Study the Effects of COVID-19 in Herat
Life During Lockdown II: Survey to Study the Effects of COVID-19 in Herat

According to the latest official statistics from the Afghan Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), the number of people infected with the Coronavirus has...

28 Jun 2020
Attack on Afghan Human Rights Worker Draws International Condemnation
Attack on Afghan Human Rights Worker Draws International Condemnation

U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad called the attack of two employees of the Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission...

28 Jun 2020
White House Says Trump Not Briefed On Russian Bounties
White House Says Trump Not Briefed On Russian Bounties

The White House denied reports that President Donald Trump or Vice President Mike Pence were briefed on reported U.S. intelligence that showed Russia’s military...

28 Jun 2020
Facebook Loses $7.2B As Ad Boycotts Grow Over Objectionable Content
Facebook Loses $7.2B As Ad Boycotts Grow Over Objectionable Content

Mark Zuckerberg lost $7.2 billion after giants such as Unilever, Verizon, Hershey’s, Coca Cola pulled out of Facebook ads and boycotted promotion on the social...

27 Jun 2020
COVID-19 Cases Mark Record Surge In India As Tally Crosses 0.5M
COVID-19 Cases Mark Record Surge In India As Tally Crosses 0.5M

India raced past the half a million mark and recorded 18,552 cases in the last 24 hours, its highest single day surge of fresh Coronavirus infections on Saturday...

27 Jun 2020
Pakistan Responsible For Half of UK’s ‘Imported’ COVID-19 Cases
Pakistan Responsible For Half of UK’s ‘Imported’ COVID-19 Cases

There are calls for tougher quarantine check at international airports after half of Britian’s imported COVID-19 infections since June 4, were found to have come from Pakistan, The Telegraph reports...

27 Jun 2020
US Planning To Withdraw 4,000 Troops From Afghanistan
US Planning To Withdraw 4,000 Troops From Afghanistan

The administration of President Donald Trump is finalizing a decision to withdraw more than 4,000 troops from Afghanistan by fall, two officials told CNN...

27 Jun 2020
US Reassures NATO Over Future Troop Movements, Asks Allies To Spend More On Security
US Reassures NATO Over Future Troop Movements, Asks Allies To Spend More On Security

U.S. Defence Secretary Mark Esper on Friday reassured NATO allied that Washington will consult with them on any future troop movements and called on them...

27 Jun 2020
Russia Offered Afghan Militants Money To Kill US Troops: NYT Report
Russia Offered Afghan Militants Money To Kill US Troops: NYT Report

A U.S. intelligence report found that a Russian military intelligence unit offered bounties to Afghanistan militants to kill American and other coalition forces in the country, reports the New York Times (NYT)...

27 Jun 2020