A top member of Jamiat-e-Islami party, Ismail Khan, has called on the international community to stop funding the Afghan government saying it has failed to... More
As officials from around the world gathered in Kabul for a peace conference, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said that far more people were killed in... More
The massive bombing last week in Kabul that left at least 90 dead and more than 450 injured - and daily anti-government demonstrations - have... More
Pakistan's Ambassador to United Nations, Maleeha Lodhi has urged Afghanistan to stop blaming Pakistan for terror attacks on its soil and instead focus its attention... More
Streets in the centre of the Afghan capital Kabul were closed on Saturday (June 3) as authorities tried to prevent a repeat of a demonstration... More
India is trying to send a division of their own troops to Afghanistan. The recent bomb blast in Kabul seems to have made this more... More
Sources within the Afghan presidential palace confirmed Friday to VOA's Afghan Service that President Ashraf Ghani has signed an execution order for 11 jailed insurgents... More
A massive suicide truck bombing rocked a highly secured diplomatic area of Kabul, killing 90 people and wounding as many as 400. The attack left... More
Australia will deploy an additional 30 troops to Afghanistan as part of the NATO-led 'Resolute Support' mission in the Central Asian country.
"The Australian government has... More
The U.S. Embassy in Kabul has issued a fresh security alerts for its citizens in Afghanistan after as many as 80 people were killed and... More
A powerful vehicle bomb has struck the diplomatic area of the Afghan capital, Kabul, killing at least 80 people and injuring 350.
The blast struck close... More
Kabul will host an international conference on peace, security and reconciliation next week, with representatives from 20 countries likely to attend the event.
Zardasht Shams, Afghanistan’s... More
Gunmen have killed a district governor and his son in Afghanistan's eastern Paktika province.
Abdul Raouf Massoud, a provincial police official, said the attack took place... More
A Taliban infiltrator has gunned down six government forces in southern Afghanistan, raising the number of army and police personnel killed by insurgents in the... More
The Taliban has attacked security outposts around a military base in southern Afghanistan, killing at least 16 government soldiers and wounding many others, officials said... More
A suicide car bombing and clashes with Taliban insurgents across Afghanistan have killed at least 25 security personnel.
The violence comes as the United Nations urges... More
A Taliban attack on a military base in southern Afghanistan has killed at least 11 government soldiers and wounded as many others, while a major... More
The Trump administration, as it continues to strengthen the Afghan state and its security forces, has been asked to pressure Kabul to prioritise reaching a... More
At least 10 Afghan soldiers were killed and several others wounded after Taliban attacked an army base in southern province of Kandahar overnight, a provincial... More
Nearly 130,000 undocumented Afghan refugees have been forced by the Iranian government to go home this year, heading to an uncertain future with the resurgent... More
A German aid worker and an Afghan guard were killed and a Finnish woman kidnapped as gunmen stormed an international guest house in Kabul, officials... More