Islam Times - Afghanistan’s defense minister and the country’s army chief of staff have resigned following a recent attack by the Taliban militants that took the lives of scores of ...
Islam Times - ISIS terrorist group ringleader in Afghanistan was killed in a strike on the group's headquarters in Kunar province earlier this week.
Islam Times - Australian Special Forces are under a secret defense investigation for the unlawful killing of Afghan civilians, according to leaked documents, which provide new details of deadly incidents in southern Afghanistan.
Islam Times - Military forces in Afghanistan have killed at least 69 armed terrorists in operations across the war-ravaged country over the last 24 hours.
Islam Times - The US is considering an expanded and more aggressive role in Afghanistan that would include the American military again targeting both the Taliban and the Haqqani Network fighters while covertly supporting Daesh.
Islam Times - At least 37 people have been killed and dozens injured after a car bomb attack outside bank in Afghanistan's volatile Helmand province on Thursday.
Islam Times - General David Petraeus, ex-commander of US troops in Afghanistan, admitted that Americans may stay on Afghan soil for a “long-haul” mission that could evolve into several decades of “generational struggle.”
Islam Times - Taliban militants have staged a deadly two-phase attack on a police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan.
Islam Times - Afghan forces have foiled a major plan by ISIS terrorist group to establish a so-called emirate known as Khorasan province in Afghanistan, the country’s acting Minister of Defense Tariq Shah Bahrami has said.
Islam Times - US President Donald Trump has reportedly allowed Pentagon chief James Mattis to increase the number of American troops in Afghanistan, amid mounting criticism about the new administration’s strategy in the war-torn country.
Islam Times - The Afghan presidential palace says in a statement that two of the country’s top security officials have been suspended after bombings in Kabul and a subsequent protest over security in the capital left dozens dead and wounded.
Islam Times - Death toll from Kabul's last week truck bomb has climbed to more than 150, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani told an international peace conference in the capital on Tuesday.
Islam Times - The People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan (PDPA) was formed in 1965 in opposition to the autocratic rule of King Zahir Shar.
Islam Times - Afghanistan’s government is holding a multi-nation peace conference in the capital, Kabul, which remains on lockdown in the wake of a fatal Daesh bombing last week.
Islam Times - Afghan authorities have blocked the streets in the center of the country’s capital of Kabul after a recent demonstration led to deadly clashes between police and protesters.
Islam Times - Annual Global Peace Index (GPI) has named the warn-torn countries of Syria, Afghanistan, Iraq, South Sudan, and Yemen as the least peaceful countries in 2017.
Islam Times - Commenting on the Kabul bombing that killed 90 people earlier, Matthew Hoh, an ex-marine and former State Department official said that the US-led military occupation of Afghanistan only foments the smoldering conflict and causes more civilian suffering.
Islam Times - A suicide car bomb rocked a highly secure diplomatic area of Kabul on Wednesday morning, killing at least 90 and injuring hundreds more.
Islam Times - The NATO member states' leaders met on May 25 in Brussels to discuss the military organization's challenges, with the Afghanistan issue being one of the tops on the agenda of the meeting.
Islam Times - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation declared that Russia would like to draw attention to reports, which are received regularly, of “unidentified” aircraft that have been seen providing support to local Daesh terrorists in various parts of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan ...
Islam Times - Russia accused the US and NATO of "covering up their own support for terrorists, primarily ISIS militants" in Afghanistan.