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Taliban suicide bombers hit Afghan intelligence agency

Taliban suicide bombers hit Afghan intelligence agency

Aug 30, – Seven militants were also killed during several hours of heavy fighting with Afghan security forces at the Jalalabad headquarters of the National Directorate of Security (NDS), said Ahmad Zeya Abdulzai, a spokesman for the governor of eastern Nangarhar province near the border with Pakistan. Taliban suicide bombs hit an office of the […]

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10 children, 2 foreign soldiers killed in Afghan suicide attack

10 children, 2 foreign soldiers killed in Afghan suicide attack

June 3, AP – A suicide bomb attack targeting NATO and Afghan forces killed two foreign soldiers and 10 children who were heading home after school in eastern Afghanistan on Monday, officials said. One policeman was also killed and 15 other children were wounded in the attack near the school in Paktia province, the latest […]

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Red Cross office attacked in Jalalabad, Afghan security rescued the staff

Red Cross office attacked in Jalalabad, Afghan security rescued the staff

May 29, AP – “A suicide attacker first detonated himself at the gate of the ICRC (International Committee of the Red Cross) compound,” Sediq Sediqqi, a spokesman for the interior ministry, told the AFP news agency Wednesday. Militants have carried out a suicide bombing and gun attack at the Red Cross office in the Nangarhar […]

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