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  • Blast kills 14 Shiites in northern Afghanistan - The ...

    At least 14 Shiites were killed Wednesday in a bombing at a mosque in northern Afghanistan, the second deadly attack on the minority in as many days during the major festival of Ashura.

  • From Northern Ireland to Afghanistan: half a century of ...

    Methods Casualty data from operations in Northern Ireland, Iraq and Afghanistan were reviewed and found to contain a total of 2629 casualties injured by improvised explosive devices. The injury severities were examined and the suitability of comparison between conflicts was considered.

  • Suicide blast kills 6 people outside hospital in Northern ...

    10 days ago · Kabul, Sep 2 (Sputnik/UNI) Six Afghan security men were killed in a suicide blast at a civilian hospital in Kunduz in the north of Afghanistan on Monday, a Sputnik correspondent said.

  • Suicide Blast Kills 6 People Outside Hospital In Northern ...

    Suicide Blast Kills 6 People Outside Hospital In Northern Afghanistan Imran Iqbal 52 minutes ago Six Afghan security men were killed in a suicide blast at a civilian hospital in Kunduz in the north of Afghanistan on Monday, a Sputnik correspondent said

  • Afghanistan bomb blast;; Kabul rocked by huge explosion ...

    Kabul: At least 14 people were killed and 145 wounded in a massive Taliban bomb blast on Wednesday as fresh violence gripped Kabul even as insurgents appear to be closing in on a peace deal with the US. The bloodshed in the capital comes amid an ongoing surge in attacks across Afghanistan, where some 1,500 people were killed or injured last month alone.

  • Explosion in Russia: 5 Scientists killed in mysterious ...

    Aug 12, 2019 · Five scientists killed in a mysterious nuclear blast in Northern Russia last week were buried on Monday.

  • 4 U.S. Soldiers Among 10 Dead in Taliban Suicide Blast in ...

    Apr 04, 2012 · A Taliban suicide bomber kills at least 10 people, including four U.S. troops in Northern Faryab Afghanistan Wednesday. Afghan police say the soldiers straye...

  • Explosion in Russia: 5 Scientists killed in mysterious ...

    Aug 12, 2019 · Five scientists killed in a mysterious nuclear blast in Northern Russia last week were buried on Monday.

  • Taliban Commander Killed in Bomb Blast in Northern ...

    Taliban Commander Killed in Bomb Blast in Northern Afghanistan - Reports. MOSCOW (Sputnik) - An improvised explosive device that was detonated in the northern Afghan province of Helmand has claimed the lives of three people, including a commander of the Taliban radical movement, while another 11 people sustained injuries,...

  • Roadside Bomb Blast Kills 12 Civilians In Balkh | TOLOnews

    At least 12 civilians were killed in a roadside bomb blast in the northern province of Balkh on Sunday morning, a local official confirmed. The explosion happened in Barbar village in Dawolat Abad district when a vehicle carrying civilians hit a roadside bomb, the governor of .

  • Deadly wedding blast highlights rise of Islamic State in ...

    Aug 19, 2019 · KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bombing at a wedding party in Kabul claimed by a local Islamic State affiliate has renewed fears about the growing threat posed by its .

  • 4 civilians killed in northern Afghanistan blast - CNN

    Dec 06, 2011 · An explosion in Afghanistan's northern Balkh province Tuesday killed four civilians, police said. The blast took place in central Mazar-e Sharif, the provincial capital, police official Lal ...

  • Afghanistan: Blast at polling station in Kabul kills 15 ...

    Afghanistan: Blast at polling station in Kabul kills 15 There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the bombing, which appeared to have been the most serious of .

  • AFGHAN BLAST TOLL IS PUT IN HUNDREDS

    Nov 10, 1982 · View page in TimesMachine. Western diplomats said today that hundreds of Soviet soldiers and Afghan civilians died in a long mountain tunnel in northern Afghanistan last week after a fuel truck exploded and the passageway was swept by fire and fumes. A Soviet military convoy was said to have been heading south through the tunnel toward Kabul,...

  • Blast Destroys School In Northern Afghanistan; No Deaths ...

    Jul 16, 2017 · A blast destroyed a school in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz Province on July 15, Afghan officials said. Three people, including the school's gatekeeper, were injured in the blast in Khoja Mashhad, a school in the city of Kunduz, Mahfozullah Akbari, a spokesman for .

  • Blast at mosque kills provincial governor in northern ...

    Oct 08, 2010 · Blast at mosque kills provincial governor in northern Afghanistan. Kabul, Afghanistan (CNN) -- An anti-insurgent provincial governor who had survived Taliban assassination attempts was among 20 people who died Friday in an explosion at a northern Afghan mosque during prayers, a government official said.

  • PressTV-Senior cleric killed in Kabul mosque blast

    The blast occurred at the al-Taqwa Mosque in eastern Kabul, where Samiullah Raihan was leading the Friday noon prayers. ... Daesh has established a foothold in eastern and northern Afghanistan in more recent years. And the US is now negotiating with the Taliban in an attempt to disengage from the country 18 years after the invasion.

  • Blast in Northern Afghanistan leaves 4 women, 2 children dead

    MOSCOW - Four women and two children have been killed as a result of a blast in northern Afghanistan caused by an improvised explosive device, the Xinhua news agency MOSCOW - Four women and two children have been killed as a result of a blast in northern Afghanistan caused by an improvised explosive device, the Xinhua news

  • Embedded in Northern Afghanistan: The Resurgence of the ...

    Nov 06, 2015 · In late September, the Taliban launched an offensive against Kunduz, a provincial capital in northern Afghanistan, capturing key buildings and freeing hundreds of prisoners from the city's jail ...

  • Taliban storm German consulate in Afghan city, four killed ...

    Germany, which heads Resolute Support in northern Afghanistan, has about 800 soldiers at a base on the outskirts of Mazar-i-Sharif, with another 1,000 troops coming from 20 partner countries.

  • Blast kills 14 Shiites in northern Afghanistan - The ...

    Blast kills 14 Shiites in northern Afghanistan 12 Oct 2016 - 16:34 Afghan mourners offer funeral prayers for a victim in Kabul on October 12, 2016, who was killed in an attack by gunmen inside the ...

  • Taliban kill at least 14, wound 145 in Kabul blast - World ...

    Aug 07, 2019 · At least 14 people were killed and 145 wounded in a massive Taliban bomb blast Wednesday as fresh violence gripped Kabul even as insurgents appear to be closing in .

  • 13 dead in Taliban attack on police HQ in northern Afghanistan

    Taliban fighters stormed a police headquarters in Afghanistan's northern Baghlan province on Sunday killing at least 13 police with more than 50 people wounded, including 20 civilians, the ...

  • Afghanistan bomb blast;; Kabul rocked by huge explosion ...

    The blast was not the only violence to rock the Afghan capital in the past 24 hours Afghan commandos stormed three Islamic State group houses in Kabul, officials said. Despite non-stop strikes from the US and Afghan forces, the Middle Eastern jihadist group has maintained a persistent presence in Afghanistan since 2015.