KANDAHAR CITY (SW): Police patrolling on the Kandahar-Uruzgan highway have abandoned their outposts over delay in the payment of salaries.
MIHTARLAM (SW): Security authorities of Laghman province have said unknown men have killed 10 members of a family and injured 4 more by throwing a hand grenade at their residence.
KABUL (SW): The Afghan Army Chief has made it clear those countries harboring terrorists would ultimately become their victims.
JALALABAD (SW): Authorities in Nangarhar have said cross-border shelling has been underway from Pakistan into Afghanistan since last night.
ISLAMABAD (SW): In the aftermath of recent blast at the shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sindh, the government of Pakistan has decided to seal Torkham border crossing with Afghanistan for an indefinite period.
SHEBERGHAN (SW): Authorities in Jawzjan province have said at least 52 farmers have been abducted by the Taliban rebels.
JALALABAD (SW): At least 16 pro-Daesh rebels have been killed in the past 24 hours in the fresh Shahen-25 Offensives in the Nangarhar province, officials said on Tuesday.
CHAGHCHARAN (SW): A notorious militant commander allegedly involved in stoning a girl to death in Ghor province has surrendered, an official said on Monday.
SHEBERGHAN (SW): Security officials in Jawzjan province claim the pro-Daesh rebels have set-up a private prison in the province.
LASHKARGAH (SW): At least eight people were killed on Saturday when an explosives-laden car rammed into security personnel who had queued outside the New Kabul Bank in Helmand province to collect their salaries.
KABUL (SW): Welcoming the proposed surge in US troops in Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defense (MoD) has underlined the need for more military aid and training for the Afghan forces.
SHEBERGHAN (SW): The pro-Daesh rebels have moved the two abducted employees of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) from Qosh Tapa district to Darzab district in northern Jawzjan province.
KANDAHAR CITY (SW): Hundreds of Zabul residents have blocked the Kabul-Kandahar highway while protesting against night raids by the security forces.
PUL-I-KHUMRI (SW): Alam Jan Mujahed, provincial council member in Baghlan, has been killed along with his 3 guards in a road side landmine attack.
KABUL (SW): The International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) has suspended activities in Afghanistan following a deadly attack on its staff members in Jawzjan.
PUL-I-KHUMRI (SW): A number of Afghan National Police (ANP) members have erected tents in harsh winter due to lack of proper check posts in the Baghlan province.
SHEBERGHAN (SW): Some 650 families of the Uzbekistani and Pakistani militants have been resettled in three Northern provinces by the son of Tahir Yoldash, the slain leader of the Uzbekistan Islamic Movement (UIM).
SHEBERGHAN (SW): Pro-Da’esh insurgents have gunned down 6 aid workers in Jawzjan province associated with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).
KABUL (SW): Security officials have said a suicide attack on the Supreme Court in the capital Kabul has left 19 people dead and 45 people wounded.
FARAH CITY (SW): A district chief in southwestern Farah province died in a remote-controlled landmine attack early on Tuesday.
KABUL (SW): The United Nations called on all warring parties in Afghanistan to take urgent steps to halt the killing and maiming of civilians
PUL-I-KHUMRI (SW): Mohammad Deen and Abdul Qadeer are two former soldiers of the Afghan National Army (ANA) who lost their limbs while fighting against the rebels in Baghlan province.
LASHKARGAH (SW): Residents in restive Helmand’s Nawa district have called for an urgent security operation to salvage the district from falling to the rebels.
KABUL (SW): The U.S government's Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) has noted the numbers of the Afghan security forces are decreasing, while both casualties and the number of districts under insurgent control or influence are increasing.
KABUL (SW): A reliable source on condition of anonymity from Afghanistan National Security Directorate (ANDS) have told Salam Watandar Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan leader Tohir Yoʻldosh’s son is ready to start recruitment from Sayad district of Sar-i-Pul province.
KUNDUZ CITY (SW): Six men who were asleep have been shot dead by unknown armed men in Deh Wairan village of Khan Abad district in Kunduz province on Tuesday.
PUL-I-KHUMRI (SW): Residents of Baghlan have raised concerns over surge in the numbers of Taliban training centers in the province.
PARUN (SW): The Taliban have turned health centers in Dwo Aab district and other restive parts of the Nuristan province into their military bases that has led to the death of a number of patients.
KABUL (SW): A latest study has revealed an overwhelming 74 percent of the population backs the Afghan National Security and Defense Forces (ANSDF) while up to 60 percent of the people see the Taliban as terrorists.
LASHKARGAH (SW): The provincial government of Helmand has blamed Iran for arming the Taliban militants, but the Ministry of Defense (MoD) said it does not have evidence yet.
LASHKARGAH (SW): Helmand province has been witnessing a surge in violence for quite some time now which has also affected the moral of female members of the Afghan National Police (ANP).
FARAH CITY (SW): Members of provincial council in Farah claim the Taliban are equipped with advanced Russian arms.
LASHKARGAH (SW): A number of aid and development organizations in Helmand province have suspended operations due to raging violence.
KUNDUZ CITY (SW): Provincial security authorities in Kunduz province have said there are some madrasas (religious schools) in the province that brainwash children for terrorist attacks.
LASHKARGAH (SW): In a cleansing operation, at least 25 Taliban rebels including 4 Pakistani militants have been killed in Helmand province.
JALALABAD (SW): Authorities in Nangarhar province have said the pro-Daesh militants have abducted several teachers from a madrasa (religious school) in Haska Maina district.
JALALABAD (SW): Pro-Daesh rebels have torched the houses of a number of residents in Nangarhar’s Kot district besides abducting many civilians.
KABUL (SW): Afsana; a young mother and her 6 years old son Koshan were among those who lost their lives in twin-suicide attacks in Kabul on Tuesday.
KABUL (SW): The NATO-led Resolute Support Mission (RSM) in Afghanistan has confirmed 33 civilians were killed and 27 wounded in a joint operation by the U.S. and Afghan forces last year in Kunduz.
KANDAHAR CITY (SW): Mohammad Hanif Atmar, the National Security Advisor has said the Taliban militants have used sophisticated explosives in attack in Kandahar that were never used in the country before.
KUNDUZ CITY (SW): The Taliban insurgents in Kunduz province have warned the resident to pay electricity bills to them instead of paying to the power utility Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS).
KANDAHAR CITY (SW): The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has confirmed the loss of its five diplomats in a terrorist attack inside the Governor’s guest house in Kandahar a day earlier.
KABUL (SW): Multiple casualties are feared as twin-suicide attacks rocked Kabul on Tuesday.
LASHKARGAH (SW): A Taliban suicide bomber has killed at least seven people and left seven wounded in Lashkargah, capital of Helmand province.
SHEBERGHAN (SW): The Uzbekistani militants in Jawzjan province are forcing young boys to serve as suicide bombers for them.
KABUL (SW): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has stressed upon measures to curb corruption at the Ministry of Defense (MoD), cut down soldiers’ fatalities and better equip them.
WASHINGTON D.C (SW): Some 300 Marines will be deployed in the spring to troubled Helmand Province in southern Afghanistan to support the NATO-led mission to train Afghan security forces in their continuing fight with the Taliban.
PUL-I-KHUMRI (SW): At least 13 mine workers in Baghlan province have been killed by unknown armed men, local officials have said.
CHAGCHARAN (SW): The Taliban militants and other warlords continue to obtain handsome income from the local mining industry in Ghor province, local officials have claimed.
KABUL (SW): A joint study by the government and the Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) declared on Tuesday there is no minor serving in the Afghan National Security and Defense Forces (ANSDF).