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Afghanistan in shock after death of powerful police commander General Abdul Razeq

Last year, the United Nations Committee against Torture cited "numerous and credible allegations" that Razeq was complicit in severe human rights abuses, including extrajudicial killings and secret detention centres.

Afghanistan gets 'mini-Pentagon' as troops struggle

The number of Afghan forces killed and wounded in action increased by 63 percent from the start of the year until early May


More than 60 workers clearing mines kidnapped in Afghanistan's Herat province

The emerging situation resulting from the downgrading of security is a worrying sign for the traditionally rich and stable province of Herat.