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 5 months | Suicide bomber targets gate of U.S. military base near Kabul

              A man driving an explosives-packed motorcycle has targeted an entry control point at a large U.S. military base near the Afghan capital, causing an undisclosed number of injuries, U.S. officials said on Wednesday. Only few details were immediately released.   



 9 months | Regional ISIS leader Abdul Hasib killed in Afghan-U.S. raid

              Abdul Hasib, the Islamic State's top leader for Afghanistan and Pakistan, was killed last month in a joint Afghan-U.S. operation, the U.S. military said on Sunday, less than a year after the group's previous leader was also killed. (more)   

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 10 months | U.S. drops most powerful non-nuclear bomb on ISIS tunnels in Afghanistan

              The U.S. military has dropped its most powerful non-nuclear bomb on an ISIS tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan, marking the first time that such a weapon has been used on the battlefield. The results of the bombing were not immediately known.   



 1 yr | Strong earthquake hits northern Afghanistan, felt in Pakistan

              A moderate earthquake has struck northeast Afghanistan, with shaking felt as far away as the Afghan capital Kabul and parts of Pakistan and Tajikistan, residents and seismologists say. Only few details were immediately available. (more)   



 1 yr | ICC says U.S. forces may have committed war crimes in Afghanistan

              American military forces and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) are believed to be responsible for the torture of dozens of detainees in connection with the war in Afghanistan, the International Criminal Court said on Monday. (more)   

  Afghanistan        45 UPDATES




Florida Amber Alert: Juliet Odierna abducted from Cape Coral

Santa Clarita Valley International Charter School on lockdown

Mary Rose Keadjuk: Missing woman found dead after 27 years

Suicide bomber attacks U.S. embassy in Montenegro

Cardiff University lecturer Malcolm Anderson dead at 48



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