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US raid kills six Afghan children

Six children died in a raid in the eastern province of Paktia in Afghanistan last week, according to the US military.The children's crushed bodies were found at a compound 20 kilometres east of......

'Murmurs of discontent have broken out on Haqqanis' home turf'

Support for the dreaded Haqqani network across the militant group's historical stronghold in eastern Afghanistan is gradually turning into "resentment" as local leaders say the Haqqani supremo's......

Afghanistan: Cometh the Spring offensive?

The Taliban once again made their intentions clear on Sunday, with spectacular coordinated attacks which resulted in an 18-hour battle with forces of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and......

Pakistan-US ties take another beating after Kabul attacks

The United States is likely to turn up the heat on Pakistan following the alleged involvement of the Haqqani network in the Kabul attacks, says Tahir Ali.  Attacks carried out allegedly by......

Karzai blames Kabul attack on NATO intel failure

Hours after Afghan forces repulsed major suicide attacks by Taliban on Kabul, Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai blamed "intelligence failures" for the assault, particularly on the part of US-led......
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Briton among 3 killed in Kabul Taliban attack

Afghan security forces inspect the site of a suicide attack in Kabul on Sunday. (Photo: AFP) Three people including a British national working with... ...

http://www.asianage.com/international/briton-among-3-killed-kabul-taliban-attack-927
Taliban release dozens of kidnapped Afghan civilians

g held, officials said. The insurgents set up roadblocks in the Sayed Karam district of Paktia province, pulling passengers out of cars at gunpoint... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/taliban-release-dozens-of-kidnapped-afghan-civilians-115051700579_1.html
Taliban justify killing foreigners in Kabul siege

The Afghan Taliban justified targeting foreigners after a brazen hours-long siege on a Kabul guesthouse that killed 14 people, saying people from... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/international/taliban-justify-killing-foreigners-kabul-siege-622
Taliban kidnap 27 at gunpoint on Afghan road

Taliban insurgents abducted 27 people in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, setting up a road block and pulling them from their vehicles at gunpoint... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=114868
27 abducted by Taliban in Afghanistan

Taliban militants on Saturday intercepted some vehicles in Afghanistan's eastern province of Paktia and kidnapped at least 27 people, media... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/world/27-abducted-by-taliban-in-afghanistan/63650.html

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