The latest string of attacks on Afghanistan leaves at least 17 killed with the deadliest attack in central Ghazni. Taliban spokesperson claimed responsibility for the attacks.
Modi: Two countries agreed that they need a “comprehensive global strategy and approach” to combat terrorism.
Many of the protesters carried banners emblazoned with a red heart and the name of the Prophet Muhammad.
Eight journalists were killed in Afghanistan in 2014, making it the deadliest year for the media since 2001.
International coalition closed its facilities and handed over charge to Afghan military in Dec, 2014.
Afghanistan army to investigate firing incident that killed at least 20 civilians and wounded scores.
In the 13 years since US forces landed in Kabul post 9/11 to throw out Taliban out of power, some 2,200 US troops lost their lives in the war.
13 years and $1 trillion later, the U.S. is preparing to pull the vast majority of its combat troops out of Afghanistan by year’s end.
Police operational chief of Jawzjan province says that along with the seven killed, five other policemen were wounded in the attack.
Pakistan is the country worst affected by terrorism in the world, Aziz said.
Helmand police spokesman, Fareed Obaid, said three police officers were among those killed.
Security in Kabul has been stepped up as Taliban have warned that attacks will continue.
The attack happened on a busy road in the east of the city during the morning rush hour.
Nato’s combat role in Afghanistan has ended. India will have to deal with it.
As NATO’s flag was lowered, formally ending its deployment,Taliban launched yet another bloody attack in Afg.