AFGHAN TROOPS 'KILLED BY US AIR STRIKE'

THE US HAS INCREASED THE NUMBER OF AIR STRIKES IN AFGHANISTAN DURING THE PAST MONTH.

HAMID KARZAI SEEN AS INCREASING THREAT TO AFGHANISTAN'S POLITICAL STABILITY

"There was no sign of the enemy," Fidai said. "Normally, there is a potential enemy there in Baraki Barak, but these days, in general, the situation was very calm."

At least eight Afghan soldiers have been killed and five others wounded in what appears to be a US air strike near Kabul, according to the governor of Logar province. If confirmed, the attack would be the deadliest incident...

THIS IS AN AGGREGATED SUMMARY. READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Article ID: 28361 Date: 20th July, 2015 Social Shares: 314
Meta: Complete Last Checked: 29-01-2017

Social Shares:

  • 235 shares when found, 20th July, 2015.
  • 251 shares 0 d, 05 hrs later.
  • 257 shares 0 d, 09 hrs later.
  • 265 shares 0 d, 14 hrs later.
  • 286 shares 0 d, 18 hrs later.
  • Facebook (133)
  • Twitter (149)
  • LinkedIn (3)

AFTER A BLOODY WEEK IN AFGHANISTAN, ELECTED OFFICIALS SEEK ANSWERS FROM GHANI


Mariam Koofi, a parliament member from the northeastern Badakhshan province, lamented what she sees as an increasingly complicated fight for security in Afghanistan... READ MORE

22nd October, 2017 163

TALIBAN ATTACKS IN AFGHANISTAN KILL MORE THAN 70 PEOPLE AMID PUSH FOR PEACE TALKS


In Oman, U.S. officials met with delegations from China, Pakistan and Afghanistan to try to revive peace talks with the Taliban... READ MORE

18th October, 2017 210

SUICIDE BOMBER KILLS FOUR AT AFGHAN US BASE


A suicide bomber has killed four people inside Bagram air base, the largest US military facility in Afghanistan... READ MORE

12th November, 2016 11914

AN AFGHAN MOTHERS HEARTACHE THREE SONS DEAD IN A DAY


In recent years, the United States-led coalition fighting the Taliban has been drawn down to a small mission... READ MORE

14th February, 2017 2079

AFGHAN ATTACK HITS UK EMBASSY CAR


But the Taliban have stepped up attacks as most foreign combat troops prepare to leave Afghanistan next month... READ MORE

27th November, 2014 1910

TALIBAN KILL MORE THAN 140 AFGHAN SOLDIERS AT ARMY BASE


At least 140 Afghan soldiers have been killed after Taliban suicide attackers disguised as army personnel targeted a national army base in the north of the country... READ MORE

23rd April, 2017 1522

EXCLUSIVE: IN TURF WAR WITH AFGHAN TALIBAN, ISLAMIC STATE LOYALISTS GAIN GROUND


IS supporters have proved ruthless, reportedly beheading several Taliban commanders, and IS' success in taking over swathes of Iraq and Syria underlines the risks to Afghanistan... READ MORE

29th June, 2015 1143

TWENTY POLICEMEN, DOZENS OF TALIBAN KILLED IN SHAH JOI


Fighting is ongoing in Zabul province, where the police were attacked in Shah Joi district, provincial governor Bismullah Afghanmal said on Sunday... READ MORE

21st May, 2017 1035

US STEPS UP AIRSTRIKES IN AFGHANISTAN EVEN TARGETING ISIS


The vast majority of the strikes appear to remain focused on Taliban forces the traditional targets of American airstrikes here for more than a decade... READ MORE

15th July, 2015 746

TEBBIT WANTS EU MIGRANTS TO BE ASSESSED BY WHO THEIR FAMILY FOUGHT FOR IN WORLD WAR II


Taliban attacks on Thursday and Friday on Camp Bastion, in southern Helmand Province, were symbolic as well as deadly... READ MORE

29th November, 2014 616

'WE CAN HEAR THEM SCREAMING': SOLDIERS TOLD TO IGNORE AFGHAN ALLIES' USE OF SEX SLAVES


'We can hear them screaming' soldiers told to ignore Afghan allies' use of sex slaves... READ MORE

21st September, 2015 449

PHIL HUGHES DEATH CRICKETERS RALLY AROUND BOWLER SEAN ABBOTT WHO BOWLED FATAL DELIVERY


At least three Taliban insurgents stormed a Kabul guesthouse that the authorities said was occupied by a nongovernment organization... READ MORE

30th November, 2014 269

AFGHAN MILITANTS TRY TO SHOOT PLANE CARRYING US DEFENCE SECRETARY


Afghan militants have unsuccessfully attempted to shoot a plane carrying the US defence secretary, James Mattis, during an attack on Kabul airport... READ MORE

27th September, 2017 261

TALIBAN BOMB AFGHAN ARMY VEHICLES IN KABUL, SEVEN DEAD


Taliban bomb afghan army vehicles in kabul seven dead... READ MORE

1st October, 2014 224

MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES STAFF KILLED IN SUSPECTED US AIR STRIKE ON AFGHAN HOSPITAL


Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said US air strikes targeted the hospital and had killed patients, doctors and nurses... READ MORE

3rd October, 2015 218

AFGHAN SOLDIER SHOOTS, WOUNDS 3 U.S. TROOPS


Elsewhere in Afghanistan, Taliban insurgents attacked a district headquarters in the Kandahar province using a suicide car bomb, said Samim Khpolwak, a spokesman for the governor... READ MORE

19th March, 2017 191

MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES STAFF KILLED IN SUSPECTED US AIR STRIKE ON AFGHAN HOSPITAL


Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said US air strikes targeted the hospital and had killed patients, doctors and nurses... READ MORE

3rd October, 2015 184

AFGHAN ARMY BUS TARGETED BY SUICIDE BOMBER


Taliban claims responsibility for Kabul attack that killed six, while five schoolchildren reportedly dead in coalition air strike... READ MORE

11th December, 2014 171

AFGHAN PARLIAMENT ATTACK: MOMENT TALIBAN EXPLOSION STRIKES NEAR MPS


Footage from inside afghanistan's parliament building in kabul shows terrified mps reacting to a massive taliban explosion... READ MORE

22nd June, 2015 166

AFGHANISTAN PAID 11,000 MILITANTS TO LAY DOWN THEIR ARMS. NOW THE MONEY HAS RUN OUT.


JALALABAD, Afghanistan -- Faridoon Hanafi says he probably killed American soldiers as a Taliban commander in eastern Afghanistan from 2009 through 2014... READ MORE

18th May, 2016 156


IMPORTANT TERMS OF USE & DISCLAIMER INFORMATION:

Daily Digital News provides public access to an archive of historical news articles from many popular news sources. Daily Digital News provides keyword searchable summaries, and links, to news articles that were originally publically accessible, and all news articles presented on dailydigitalnews.com were initially freely available to the general public. Daily Digital News does not claim any copyright ownership of the aggregated content on this website. Aggregated news content as well as photographs or images presented on dailydigitalnews.com may be subject to copyright, and the use made here is consistent with the principles of limited use for research and education. Daily Digital News takes advantage of unique web-crawling technologies and algorithms. This includes the use of Watson Natural Language Understanding and TextRazor (www.textrazor.com) as well as other open source technologies. Daily Digital News operates this website on a not for profit basis. No income, revenue, remuneration, or profit of any kind has been made as a result of providing this website to the public. Use of this website is at the user's own discretion. Daily Digital News exercises no control over the use made of this website and accepts no liability to users or resources in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with this website. Full Terms & Conditions