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District police chief, 3 officers killed in Afghanistan blast

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 3 (Sputnik/ANI): Police chief of Said Karam district of Afghanistan's Paktia province, Mohammad Humayun, and three local ...

Uzbekistan: Border dispute draws focus onto neglected exclave

A violent border dispute involving residents of Uzbekistan's exclave of Sokh, which is fully surrounded by Kyrgyzstan, may spur Tashkent ...

The latest: Coronavirus watch updates, June 3

A health officer uses a loudspeaker to ask people to take rapid tests amid the COVID-19 outbreak at a traditional ...

Afghan Taliban still maintain ties with al-Qaeda, says UN report

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 3 (ANI): The Taliban in Afghanistan still maintain close ties with the al-Qaeda terror network, despite signing ...

J-K: 3 Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists killed in Pulwama encounter

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 3 (ANI): Three Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces ...

Generation Amnesia: Why China's Youth Has Forgotten June 4th

WASHINGTON - On a balmy summer night 31 years ago, tanks and soldiers armed with machine guns shot their way ...

Three Indian manufacturers to commercialize NASA developed ventilator

By Reena BhardwajWashington DC [USA], June 3 (ANI): US Space agency NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Southern California has ...

Girls Rush to Marriage, Childbirth for Fear of COVID-19

Girls in developing countries are so afraid of dying from COVID-19 that they are considering marrying and having children sooner, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Kyrgyz National Hospitalized In Fresh Incident On Kyrgyz-Tajik Border

BISHKEK -- A Kyrgyz national has been hospitalized with a gunshot wound in another shooting near a disputed segment of ...

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 ...

Majlis Podcast: The Legacy Of The 2010 Osh Violence

In June 2010, ethnic violence between Kyrgyz and Uzbeks started in Kyrgyzstan's second city, Osh, and spread to other parts ...

Dozens Injured As Fresh Clashes Erupt Along Kyrgyz-Uzbek Border

BISHKEK -- Dozens of people have been injured in the latest clashes between Kyrgyz and Uzbek citizens in a disputed ...

Judge Bars Kyrgyz Ex-President From Attending His Own Trial

BISHKEK -- A judge in Bishkek has barred former Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambaev from being present at his high-profile trial ...

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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 ...

District police chief, 3 officers killed in Afghanistan blast

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 3 (Sputnik/ANI): Police chief of Said Karam district of Afghanistan's Paktia province, Mohammad Humayun, and three local ...

Uzbekistan: Border dispute draws focus onto neglected exclave

A violent border dispute involving residents of Uzbekistan's exclave of Sokh, which is fully surrounded by Kyrgyzstan, may spur Tashkent ...

The latest: Coronavirus watch updates, June 3

A health officer uses a loudspeaker to ask people to take rapid tests amid the COVID-19 outbreak at a traditional ...

Afghan Taliban still maintain ties with al-Qaeda, says UN report

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 3 (ANI): The Taliban in Afghanistan still maintain close ties with the al-Qaeda terror network, despite signing ...

J-K: 3 Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists killed in Pulwama encounter

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 3 (ANI): Three Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces ...

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