Mistreatment of prisoners in Afghanistan decreased according to UN report

A UN report released on Wednesday said that tortures and mistreatment of detainees in the Afghan conflict fell in 2013-2014 compared to the previous two years, although it persists, according to one third of prisoners. 790 detainees interviewed by the UN, 278 (35%), said they had...

United States and NATO finalized 13 years of war in Afghanistan

The US president, Barack Obama, stressed on Sunday the “responsible” end of the combat mission of NATO in Afghanistan, but warned that the country remains “a dangerous place.” “Now, thanks to the extraordinary sacrifice of our men and women in...

Suicide attack leaves 50 dead in Afghanistan

Last Sunday a suicide bomber killed fifty people during a volleyball game with large audiences in eastern Afghanistan, said an official. Mukhles Afghan, spokesman for the governor of Paktika province, said at least 50 people were also wounded in the attack in Yahya Khel district,...

United States General in Afghanistan dies shot dead

U.S. Army General Harold Greene, 55, was shot dead by a man in the uniform of into a Afghan soldier based in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul. Were injured in the shooting up to 15 more soldiers, including a German brigadier-General and other U.S. and died three senior...

Two AP journalists are victims of shooting in Afghanistan

Two foreign journalists in Khost province in eastern Afghanistan, has been killed and the other wounded respectively, as confirmed by the Associated Press (AP), for which they worked. Both were in a village in the border area of Afghanistan with Pakistan with a team from the...

Prince Harry’s comments cause controversy

Prince Harry, 28, of England said that during the 20 weeks he spent in Afghanistan on a mission where he served as pilot of a combat helicopter, he killed several insurgents. When he was interviewed about his actions, he replied: “Yes, as did many people.”...

Bomb in Afghanistan Leaves Several Casualties

Afghan authorities reported that the suicide attacker killed 25 civilians during a funeral in the region, and more than 60 victims were injured. According to Sediq Sediqi, the spokesman of Interior Ministry of the country, the target of the attack was Hamisha Gul, governor of the...
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Helicopter Crash Kills 11 in Afghanistan

The International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), reported today that a helicopter crashed in southern Afghanistan, killing 11 people. Seven Americans, three members of the Afghan National Security Forces and an Afghan...