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  1. An Afghan youth looks at a US soldier in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan in 2011

    US officials painted 'rosy' picture of Afghanistan despite evidence: Report

    Senior US officials insisted that progress was being made in Afghanistan despite clear evidence the war there had become unwinnable, The ...
  2. A plane carrying his body landed at Narita airport near Tokyo with his wife and eldest daughter, who

    Body of slain doctor arrives in Japan after Afghan shooting

    The body of Tetsu Nakamura, a beloved Japanese doctor who was shot to death in Afghanistan after decades of his earnest support for the country, ...
  3. Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani and Japanese doctor Tetsu Nakamura pose for a photo in Ka

    Japanese doctor made the Afghan deserts green, until deadly attack

    Tetsu Nakamura, the Japanese doctor and aid worker killed in Afghanistan on Wednesday, was inspired to make the country's deserts green by the ...
  4. Afghan security forces take part in operations against Islamic State militants

    US to restart Taliban talks after Trump green light

  5. Just two months ago, Nakamura was honoured for his humanitarian work in the country with honorary

    Nakamura: Japan doctor who devoted his life to Afghanistan

    Japanese doctor Tetsu Nakamura, killed Wednesday in an attack in Afghanistan, devoted 35 years of his life to healing Afghans and Pakistanis and ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: U.S. envoy for peace in Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad speaks during a debate at Tolo TV

    US peace envoy in Kabul for revival of talks: Sources

    U.S. special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad arrived in Kabul on Wednesday to meet Afghanistan's president to discuss ways of resuming peace talks, Afghan ...
  7. Tetsu Nakamura, 73, who headed Peace Japan Medical Services, died from wounds sustained when gunmen

    Japanese doctor who helped Afghans for decades among six killed in attack

    A Japanese doctor who spent decades working in Afghanistan was killed Wednesday along with five Afghans in an attack in the east of the country, ...
  8. Senior US diplomat Alice Wells said "sexual violence and practices like bacha bazi have no

    US diplomat calls for 'decisive action' in Afghan alleged abuse ring

    Afghan authorities must take "decisive action" following reports of an alleged paedophile ring operating in schools in eastern Afghanistan, a ...
  9. Fighters from the Islamic State group unleashed a wave of destruction in the areas they seized in

    Stunned residents return after IS losses in east Afghanistan

    Afghan farmer Gulnar Malik had seen her share of hardships as war ravaged her country for decades - but nothing prepared the mother of five for ...