Tue, 22 Jan 2019

Watch latest videos

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Afghanistan Sun.

More Information
-2
Kabul

International

Section
U.S. president and vice president pay tribute to Martin Luther King

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump made an unscheduled visit to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington on Monday, ...

Israel to shut down Palestinian schools in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Israel has announced it will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem and replace them with Israeli-run schools. ...

10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...

U.S. president 'looking forward' to meeting Kim Jong-un again

WASHINGTON DC - Following news that a second summit is planned between the leaders of the United States with North ...

Powerful earthquake rattles Chile, causing damage, killing two

COQUIMBO, Chile - The U.S. Geological Survey said that the coast of north-central Chile was struck by a powerful magnitude ...

4 boys aged twelve to 14 facing kidnapping, rape charges

NEWARK, New Castle County, Delaware - Four children  aged 12 to 14 are facing serious charges after the alleged abudction and ...

Central Asia

Section
Amnesty Sees New Level Of Repression In Open Russia Case

Russian authorities have raided the homes of six activists of the Open Russia civic movement in Rostov-on-Don and Kazan, and ...

Kyrgyz Hat Tipped For Official National Status

The kalpak, the traditional Kyrgyz hat, is tipped to become a national cultural symbol. A bill that would officially raise ...

Taliban Assault On Afghan Military Base Kills At Least 12

Taliban militants have carried out an assault on a military base in Afghanistan's eastern province of Maidan Wardak, killing at ...

12 killed in Afghanistan suicide car bomb

Kabul [Afghanistan], Jan 21 (ANI): At least 12 people were killed and 27 injured in a suicide car explosion that ...

Azerbaijan and Russia in escalating dispute over ban on Armenians

Azerbaijan and Russia are in an escalating diplomatic battle over the formers policy of denying ethnic Armenians of any citizenship ...

Black Sharks and other Russian helicopters in battle

The crews of the attack helicopters Mi-28N in the Stavropol region practicing elements of piloting in difficult weather conditions Global ...

Movie Review

Featured story

Ireland's Keywords Studios acquires Canada's Snowed In

DUBLIN, Ireland - Following its successful acquisition of Hollywood-based Blindlight, Irish video-gaming company Keywords Studios has now announced its latest accomplishment. Keywords r ...

Read More