Afghanistan violence - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Afghanistan violence


Roadside bomb hits Afghan bus, killing 11 and wounding 31

Jul 31, 2018 - 4:13 PM

(UPDATED) There is no immediate confirmation from the Taliban that they are responsible for the blast

AID. A wounded Afghan man is brought to a hospital after roadside bomb hit a passenger bus, in Herat on July 31,2018. Photo by Hoshang Hashimi/AFP

Taliban gunmen kill 12 Afghan mine clearers – officials

Dec 13, 2014 - 8:47 PM

Ghulam Farooq Parwani deputy commander of the army s 205th Corps confirms the incident and adds that six mine clearance workers were injured

Blasts, gunfire as militants attack Kabul guesthouse

Mar 28, 2014 - 10:28 PM

It is the latest violence to rock Afghanistan ahead of its presidential election next in April

One dead in attack on Afghan Red Cross office

May 30, 2013 - 12:54 AM

Militants attacked a Red Cross office in Jalalabad city east Afghanistan on Wednesday May 29

FATAL ATTACK: Militants launched a suicide and gun attack on a Red Cross office in Jalalabad city, east Afghanistan, on Wednesday killing at least one guard. AFP PHOTO/Noorullah Shirzada