Suicide bomber attacks army in Kabul

    KABUL (SW) – A Taliban-claimed suicide car bombing killed at least four soldiers in the Reshkhor area of Kabul on Thursday.

    NATO reiterates support for Afghanistan

    MONITORING (SW) – The NATO Secretary General has reiterated support for Afghanistan as he paid tribute to the victims of 9/11 attacks.

    9/11 - Political blunders blamed for the raging war in Afghanistan

    KABUL (SW) – Analysts believe political blunders by the U.S. and Afghan politicians have led to the continuation of war in Afghanistan after the 9/11 attacks.

    Key Baghlan – Kabul highway remains close since 12 days

    KABUL (SW) – Passengers and transporters on the main Baghlan – Kabul highway told Salam Watandar this key route remains closed since last 12 days.

    UN Envoy briefs Security Council on situation in Afghanistan

    MONITORING (SW) - The Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Afghanistan, Tadamichi Yamamoto has briefed the UN Security Council about the harsh realities of life for many Afghans and the human cost of the war which continues to inflict a devastating toll on civilians.


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      07 March 2019

      In quest for the best, Afghan migrant faces the worst in Iran

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      16 February 2019

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      08 February 2019

      Fears of the Taliban return haunts women and girls

      KABUL (SW) – Since the fall of the Taliban regime, Afghan women have been living in a relatively free environment with liberties to study and work. …