Helmand province

Helmand province News

Afghan doctor: 3 dead in suicide attack on police station

3 people were wounded when a suicide bomber struck the gate of the compound in Lashkar Gah late Sunday: police

UK end 13-year-old combat operations in Afghanistan's Helmand province

Camp Bastion has been the center of U.K. operations in Afghanistan since 2006.


Reign of terror continues in Afghanistan as motorcycle bomb kills 2

The motor cycle bomb which exploded in Southern Afghanistan also injured 15 people.

3 British soldiers killed in Afghanistan

The soldiers from the Royal Highland Fusiliers were killed by a roadside bomb in Helmand province.

Marine confesses to assault on fellow Marine

Jacoby admitted in court martial to beating up fellow Marine for falling asleep on duty.

Taliban commander stoned to death by angry villagers in Afghan

Enraged villagers killed them after they shot down a 60-year-old man outside in mosque in Afghanistan.


‘NATO strike kills 14 Afghan civilians’

A NATO airstrike targeting insurgents inadvertently hit two civilian homes in the volatile southwestern Helmand province,killing 14 women and children.

Afghan policeman kills 2 of NATO

Two NATO service members were killed in Helmand province by an Afghan policeman.