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Sardar Ahmad

Sardar Ahmad

    Afghanistan claims control of Kabul after Taliban attacks
    Afghanistan claims control of Kabul after Taliban attacks
    Afghanistan said on Monday its security forces had regained control of Kabul, killing all the Taliban militants who launched one of the biggest...
    Afghan election body clears the table
    Afghan election body clears the table
    Afghanistan's election commission on Sunday threw nine lawmakers out of Parliament in a bid to settle nearly a year of disputes over fraud-tainted...
    Afghan militants ramp up suicide strikes
    Afghan militants ramp up suicide strikes
    A recent wave of deadly Afghan suicide attacks with mass civilian casualties shows that insurgents waging a war now in its tenth year are resorting...
    Intimidation, fraud claims cast shadow over Afghan poll
    Intimidation, fraud claims cast shadow over Afghan poll
    Concerns were growing on Monday about intimidation and fraud in Afghanistan's parliamentary election as allegations of voting irregularities...
    Taliban leader rejects Karzai call for talks
    Taliban leader rejects Karzai call for talks
    Mullah Mohammad Omar, leader of Afghanistan's Taliban militia, on Wednesday rejected a call from President Hamid Karzai for peace talks, in a...
    Abdullah: Karzai's re-election as Afghan leader 'illegal'
    Abdullah: Karzai's re-election as Afghan leader 'illegal'
    Former presidential challenger Abdullah Abdullah said Hamid Karzai's re-election as Afghan leader was illegal, accusing his rival Wednesday of...
    Karzai, chief rival neck and neck in Afghan vote
    Karzai, chief rival neck and neck in Afghan vote
    Incumbent Hamid Karzai is running neck and neck with his main rival in the fraud-tainted race for the Afghan presidency, according to the first...
    Afghan opium production has deadly side effect
    Afghan opium production has deadly side effect
    Living in Afghanistan, the world's unrivalled producer of heroin, Faqirullah has no problem finding drugs to feed his habit. What concerns him is...
    Nearly 170 Taliban killed in Afghan clashes
    Nearly 170 Taliban killed in Afghan clashes
    Nato and United States-led troops backed up by warplanes said on Wednesday they had killed nearly 170 Taliban in two major battles in southern...
    Suicide attack on US embassy convoy in Kabul
    Suicide attack on US embassy convoy in Kabul
    A suicide attacker rammed an explosives-filled car into a United States embassy convoy in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Monday, wounding five...
    Would-be suicide bomber tells of quest for 'paradise'
    Would-be suicide bomber tells of quest for 'paradise'
    Hainuallah's days in a destitute border village in Pakistan all seemed exactly the same: a trip to the madrasa (religious school), the return home,...
    At least 12 dead in Afghan suicide blast
    At least 12 dead in Afghan suicide blast
    A suicide bomber blew himself up in a crowded area of the Afghan capital on Saturday, killing at least 12 people and wounding scores in the latest...