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Afghans who worked as interpreters for the US military worry they will be targeted by the Taliban after the withdrawal.

Analysis: The future of the Afghan government looks bleak after the US military withdrawal, with the Taliban sensing victory.

Gunmen kill Afghan radio journalist in car ambush

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Gunmen kill Afghan radio journalist in car ambush

Besmullah Adel Aimaq, editor-in-chief of Voice of Ghor radio, was killed en route to Firoz Koh city, the capital of Ghor province, said Aref Aber, the governor's spokesman.

Afghan women's rights activist shot dead

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Afghan women's rights activist shot dead

Freshta Kohistani had called on the authorities to protect her due to death threats.

Afghan election activist dies after rush-hour Kabul ambush

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Afghan election activist dies after rush-hour Kabul ambush

In the latest attack in Kabul, Mohammad Yousuf Rasheed was attacked by unknown gunman as he travelled to work and died in hospital from his ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Prison doctors among five killed in Kabul bombing

At least five people were killed after a car bomb exploded in the Afghan capital on Tuesday.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

At least 15 children killed in Afghanistan bomb blast

At least 15 children were killed in a blast near a religious gathering in eastern Afghanistan.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

At least 11 killed in east Afghanistan blast: officials

Nearly a dozen confirmed dead in eastern Afghanistan blast.

Syed Fazl-e-Haider

How spoilers are trying to derail Afghanistan's peace process

Analysis: A surge in deadly attacks has raised fears that attempts are being made to sabotage Afghanistan's peace process following US ...

Afghan forces kill Taliban mastermind of army base attack

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Afghan forces kill Taliban mastermind of army base attack

Hamza Waziristani was killed in an air strike overnight in the eastern province of Ghazni where the bomber struck an Afghan military ...

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Afghan officials say 34 killed in separate suicide bombings

A explosive-laden humvee drove onto an army commando base in eastern Ghazni province, killing 31 soliders, as a car bomb targeted the ...

Suicide car bomb kills 26 Afghan security personnel

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Suicide car bomb kills 26 Afghan security personnel

At least 26 security personnel were killed in an attack on an army base in Afghanistan on Sunday.

Senior al-Qaeda leader Abu Muhsin al-Masri killed in Afghanistan

The New Arab Staff

Senior al-Qaeda leader Abu Muhsin al-Masri killed in Afghanistan

Abu Muhsin al-Masri, who also goes by the name Husam Abd-al-Ra'uf, was on the FBI's Most Wanted Terrorists list.

Afghan road bomb kills nine civilians: officials

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Afghan road bomb kills nine civilians: officials

The Taliban has been blamed for the attack which killed nine civilians.

Afghan forces, Taliban clash after ceasefire end

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Afghan forces, Taliban clash after ceasefire end

Two clashes broke out Wednesday in the eastern province of Ghazni.

The New Arab & agencies

Eight Afghan soldiers die fighting off Taliban attack

Taliban fighters attacked several government posts on the outskirts of Kunduz

The New Arab

Car bomb kills nine Afghan intelligence officials

At least 40 other security personnel were wounded in the attack, with eight in critical condition.

The New Arab

US troops killed by uniformed gunman in Afghanistan

Three Afghan commandos and two US soldiers were killed in an attack in the eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar on Saturday.

The New Arab & agencies

Iran uses Hollywood film to 'prove' CIA man died

Iranian claims that a top CIA operative died in a plane crash in Afghanistan have been backed with bizarre proof by state media.

Taliban claims American plane 'crashed' in eastern Afghanistan

The New Arab

Taliban claims American plane 'crashed' in eastern Afghanistan

A US forces aircraft crashed in eastern Afghanistan, the Taliban claimed on Monday.

The New Arab & agencies

Plane crashes in 'Taliban-controlled' eastern Afghanistan

Social media was rife with suggestions that the plane was from the state-owned Ariana Afghan Airlines - however, the company said the rumours ...

Taliban 'praise Almighty Allah' for US withdrawal plans

The New Arab & agencies

Taliban 'praise Almighty Allah' for US withdrawal plans

Supporters of the Taliban have rejoiced plans by the United States to withdraw from Afghanistan after 18 years of war.

US envoy shares draft peace deal with Afghan leaders

The New Arab & agencies

US envoy shares draft peace deal with Afghan leaders

Washington's special envoy to Afghanistan has said US and Taliban negotiators are 'at the threshold of an agreement' to end 18 years of conflict ...

Taliban blast kills 12 people in central Afghanistan

The New Arab

Taliban blast kills 12 people in central Afghanistan

The Taliban have claimed responsibility for a deadly suicide car bomb attack in central Afghanistan, which they said was aimed at an ...

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