Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022

Afghan Army


A million Afghan children could die in ‘Most perilous hour,’ UN warns

September 14, 2021 11:52 am

The deepening humanitarian crisis tops a dizzying array of challenges confronting the new Taliban regime as it navigates governing a country propped up for decades by aid from international donors.

Ceasefire is successful due to India’s strength; new dynamism against enemies, says Rajnath Singh

August 30, 2021 12:46 am

Without naming Pakistan or China, he said that India was facing its adversaries with a new dynamism.

Afghan Army Chief Gen Ahmadzai expected to visit India next week

July 20, 2021 3:25 pm

Afghan Army Chief Gen Wali Mohammad Ahmadzai is scheduled to hold wide-ranging talks with his counterpart Gen MM Naravane and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval.

US left Afghan airfield at night, didn't tell new commander

July 06, 2021 6:30 pm

US military spokesman Col. Sonny Leggett did not address the specific complaints of many Afghan soldiers who inherited the abandoned airfield, instead referring to a statement last week.

NATO, Afghan forces killed more civilians than Taliban: UN

July 30, 2019 1:36 pm

The UN has urged NATO and Afghan forces to immediately "reduce the terrible harm being inflicted" on civilians. The US, along with its NATO and Afghan allies, have killed 717 civilians during the first half of the year.

Afghan army kills Islamic State affiliate commander

March 17, 2015 10:38 am

Wahidi is the second militant commander who claimed links to the extremist IS group, to be killed in Helmand.

Afghan army takes on Taliban in first solo offensive

March 02, 2015 2:58 pm

Afghan troops have been slowly pushing up through a fertile river valley in the southern Helmand province.

Taliban kill 20 Afghan soldiers, kidnap 7

February 23, 2014 3:18 pm

The Taliban attack occurred in the Ghaziabad district of Kunar province said the provincial governor Shujah-Ul Mulk Jalala.

India has expressed interest in strengthening Afghan army: US report

October 29, 2011 9:09 am

Pentagon also praises India's 'constructive' role in reconstruction efforts in Afghanistan.

Fears rising over Taliban infiltrating Afghan police,army

April 21, 2011 12:25 pm

Counterintelligence agents are being actively trained to identify insurgents among Afghan force.