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Suicide Bomber Targets Kabul Mosque After Deadly Roadside Bomb Blast

Afghan officials say a suicide bomber has blown himself up inside a mosque in the capital, Kabul, a day after ...

U.S. Defense Secretary Esper Invited To Moscow Military Parade

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has invited U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper to a military parade in Moscow later this ...

Taliban Berates UN ReportasBigoted Remarks

ISLAMABAD - The Taliban rejected Tuesday an annual United Nations report that questioned the Islamist insurgency's intent to live up ...

Taliban Officials Deny Report That Top Leader Died From Coronavirus

Taliban officials have denied a report that its leader, Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada, died after contracting the coronavirus.Foreign Policy magazine, citing ...

Seven Civilians Killed By Afghan Roadside Bomb

Officials say that seven civilians have been killed and six others wounded in a roadside bomb attack in northern Afghanistan.The ...

Turkmenistan: Ride a white swan

After months of silence on the matter, attention in Ashgabat has turned again to the current state of affairs with ...

Afghanistan reports 759 more COVID-19 cases

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 2 (ANI): Afghanistan on Monday reported 759 new COVID-19 cases within the past 24 hours, bringing the ...

COVID-19 Infections Rise 684% in Afghanistan

COVID-19 infections in Afghanistan rose by 684% in May, the International Rescue Committee said in a statement Monday."The country's extremely ...

Islamic State Claims Blast That Killed Afghan Journalist, Technician

The Islamic State (IS) extremist group has claimed responsibility for a bomb blast that killed an Afghan journalist and a ...

2nd LD Writethru: 1 killed, 3 wounded in explosion in Kabul

KABUL, June 2 (Xinhua) -- One person was killed and three others were wounded in a bomb explosion in downtown ...

Quotes of the Day from Xinhua World News, June 1

WASHINGTON -- China's national security legislation for Hong Kong "reduces uncertainty by thwarting instability" for financial markets in the "Pearl ...

Mullah Omar's son takes charge of Taliban

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 1 (ANI): Mullah Yaqoob, the son of Mullah Omar--founder of Afghan Taliban, has taken over as interim ...

Afghanistan reports 545 more COVID-19 cases

KABUL, June 1 (Xinhua) -- Afghanistan on Monday reported 545 new COVID-19 cases within the past 24 hours, bringing the ...

Interview: Protests over killing African American expose racism in U.S.

by Abdul Haleem KABUL, June 1 (Xinhua) -- The widespread protests to condemn the killing of a black man by ...

Afghan official- Kabul mosque bombed, 1 dead, 3 wounded - 680 NEWS

KABUL A bomb exploded inside a mosque in the Afghan capital Kabul on Tuesday, killing one person and wounding three ...

Suicide bomber injures at least three in Kabul mosque compound

A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a large mosque compound near a high-security diplomatic district in Kabul on Tuesday, ...

UN report- Afghan Taliban still maintain ties with al-Qaida

The Taliban in Afghanistan still maintain close ties with the al-Qaida terror network, despite signing a peace deal with the ...

Group- Lack of virus tests pushes Afghanistan toward crisis

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) A prominent international aid organization warned Tuesday that Afghanistan is on the brink of a humanitarian disaster ...

(News Focus) South Koreau2019s population decreases 10,000 in 6 months

SEJONG - South Korea saw the tally for registered residents post 51.841 million as of May, down 1,153 from the ...

Afghanistan- Karzai strongly condemns terror attack on journalistsr

(MENAFN - Afghanistan Times) AT News KABUL: Afghanistan's former president Hamid Karzai strongly condemned a bomb attack that targeted a ...

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Several Afghan civilians die in roadside bombing

Officials say that seven civilians have been killed and six others wounded in a roadside bomb attack in northern Afghanistan.The ...

Suicide Bomber Targets Kabul Mosque After Deadly Roadside Bomb Blast

Afghan officials say a suicide bomber has blown himself up inside a mosque in the capital, Kabul, a day after ...

U.S. Defense Secretary Esper Invited To Moscow Military Parade

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has invited U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper to a military parade in Moscow later this ...

Taliban Berates UN ReportasBigoted Remarks

ISLAMABAD - The Taliban rejected Tuesday an annual United Nations report that questioned the Islamist insurgency's intent to live up ...

Uzbek President To Visit Eastern Region Following Ethnic Clashes

RAVON, Uzbekistan -- Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoev will visit the eastern region of Ferghana following ethnic clashes near the country's ...

Taliban Officials Deny Report That Top Leader Died From Coronavirus

Taliban officials have denied a report that its leader, Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada, died after contracting the coronavirus.Foreign Policy magazine, citing ...

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