TEHRAN, May 11 - An Afghan official said that unidentified gunmen have shot and killed a female journalist and adviser to the country's parliament in the capital Kabul.
News ID: 39163 Publish Date : 2019/05/11
TEHRAN, May 06 - The Taliban stormed an army checkpoint in Afghanistan's western Farah province, killing 20 soldiers and abducting two, the latest in relentless attacks that the insurgents carry out even as they negotiate with the U.S. about ending the war, Afghan officials said Monday.
News ID: 38928 Publish Date : 2019/05/06
TEHRAN, May 05 - At least 20 people were injured after a Taliban suicide bomber drove an explosives-packed Humvee and blew himself up at the police headquarters in the northern Afghan city of Pul-e-Khumri, Afghan officials and the Taliban said on Sunday.
News ID: 38859 Publish Date : 2019/05/05
TEHRAN, May 03 -Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani says his government is ready to declare a ceasefire with the Taliban militant group as the grand peace assembly, known as a Loya Jirga, demanded an immediate and permanent truce.
News ID: 38753 Publish Date : 2019/05/03
TEHRAN, May 02 -Attendees at Afghanistan’s most important national gathering have urged ceasefire between the government and the Taliban militant group as a foretaste to a potential peace deal.
News ID: 38748 Publish Date : 2019/05/02
TEHRAN, Apr 21 - A highly-placed member of the Taliban militant group says the next round of negotiations between the outfit and the United States will focus on the timetable for the pullout of all foreign troops from Afghanistan.
News ID: 38229 Publish Date : 2019/04/21
TEHRAN, Apr 16 - The United Nations Security Council has denounced the Taliban’s launch of a spring offensive in Afghanistan, urging all parties to instead “seize the opportunity” to reach a political settlement.
News ID: 37981 Publish Date : 2019/04/16
TEHRAN, Apr 13 -The Taliban militant group has announced the beginning of its spring offensive in Afghanistan despite involvement in peace talks with the United States.
News ID: 37833 Publish Date : 2019/04/13
TEHRAN, Apr 11 -The Taliban have banned the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) from operating in Afghanistan, citing “suspicious” activity.
News ID: 37763 Publish Date : 2019/04/12
TEHRAN, Apr 08 - Afghan security forces are battling the Taliban for a fifth day after the insurgents launched a wide-scale attack in the western Badghis province, officials said Monday.
News ID: 37603 Publish Date : 2019/04/08
TEHRAN, Apr 04 - Under the cover of darkness, the Taliban launched a brazen attack early Thursday on an Afghan government compound in western Badghis province, killing at least 20 soldiers and policemen, officials said.
News ID: 37412 Publish Date : 2019/04/04
TEHRAN, Mar30-Afghan Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum has escaped unhurt from an attack by Taliban militants but one of his bodyguards has been killed in the assault.
News ID: 37259 Publish Date : 2019/03/31
At least 30 people, including civilians and police forces, have been killed in separate attacks by Taliban militants across Afghanistan, officials say.
News ID: 37248 Publish Date : 2019/03/30
TEHRAN, Mar 17 - Dozens of Afghan security forces have surrendered to the Taliban during intensified fighting by the militants for control of Afghanistan’s western province of Badghis, which borders Turkmenistan.
News ID: 36952 Publish Date : 2019/03/17
TEHRAN, Feb 28 -The latest round of talks in Qatar aimed at ending nearly two decades of US occupation of Afghanistan has been put on hold until March 2 so that both sides can conduct "internal deliberations."
News ID: 36064 Publish Date : 2019/03/01
TEHRAN, Jan 21 -The Taliban have held talks with US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in Qatar hours after militants from the group killed scores of Afghan security forces in central Maidan Wardak province.
News ID: 34381 Publish Date : 2019/01/21
TEHRAN, Jan 17 -Several hundred protesters have marched in three cities in southern and eastern Afghanistan to call for a ceasefire and an end to the US-led war in the country.
News ID: 34243 Publish Date : 2019/01/18
TEHRAN, Jan 15 - A Taliban suicide bomber killed at least four people and wounded scores when he detonated an explosive-laden vehicle late in the evening in the Afghan capital, officials said Tuesday.
News ID: 34128 Publish Date : 2019/01/15
TEHRAN, December 27 - The Taliban militant group has warned the United States it would face the same fate as the Soviet Union in the 1980s if it did not leave violence-wracked Afghanistan.
News ID: 33395 Publish Date : 2018/12/27
TEHRAN, December 26 - The Afghan government has been kept informed of the ongoing talks between Iran and the Taliban, a senior Iranian officials said, noting that the dialogue, aimed at resolving the security problems in Afghanistan, will go on in future.
News ID: 33354 Publish Date : 2018/12/26