The United States killed Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in a "precision" strike in the heart of the Afghanistan capital Kabul, President Joe Biden said, the biggest blow to the terrorist group since its founder Osama bin Laden was killed in 2011.
An attack on a Sikh temple in the Afghan capital of Kabul killed at least two people and injured seven on Saturday, following a blast in a car loaded with explosives, officials said, but there was no immediate claim of responsibility.
A powerful explosion killed more than 50 worshippers after Friday prayers at a Kabul mosque, its leader said, the latest in a series of attacks on civilian targets in Afghanistan during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
A day after the United States military admitted that a drone attack in Afghanistan’s capital last month mistakenly killed 10 members of a family, including seven children, survivors said Washington’s apology was not enough.
A top general admitted the United States had made a "mistake" when it launched a drone strike against suspected Daesh terrorists in Kabul, killing 10 civilians including seven children during the frenzied final days of the US pullout from Afghanistan last month.
Iran strongly condemned terrorist explosions that tore through crowds of people outside the Kabul airport, where countries race to evacuate as many people as possible before an August 31 deadline to completely withdraw their troops.
The Taliban aim to unveil a new governing framework for Afghanistan in the next few weeks, a spokesman for the group said on Saturday as the group’s co-founder Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar arrived in Kabul for talks on establishing a new "inclusive" government.
Two separate bomb blasts on two public transport buses killed at least 12 civilians in the Afghan capital Kabul, security officials said on Wednesday, the latest in a series of such attacks in recent weeks.