March 21, 2019

Bomb blast kills children in Afghanistan

A roadside bomb in Western Afghanistan has exploded as a bus drove killing at least 16 people, including 11 children. The bus was carrying a group back from an engagement party in Herat province. Four women and the driver were also killed, a spokesman for the provincial governor told the … [Read more...]

Karzai names areas to be handed back to Afghanistan forces

Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai has named seven areas of the country which will come under Afghan forces control from July 2011. President Karzai says the provinces of Kabul, Panjshir and Bamiyan will go over to Afghan control as well as the cities of Herat, Lashkar Gah and Mazar-e Sharif. … [Read more...]