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  1. Afghan security forces sit in a Humvee vehicle on May 19 amid fighting between Taliban militants and

    Afghan Taliban announce three-day Eid ceasefire

    The Taliban announced a three-day ceasefire during the Eid al-Fitr holiday starting Sunday in a surprise move following months of bloody fighting ...
  2. Idrees Syawash said people in Afghanistan were largely unaware of COVID-19

    Afghan cyclist in 'door-to-door' campaign to curb COVID-19

    Afghan cyclist Idrees Syawash is determined to help curb the spread of the coronavirus so he pedals across rural areas encouraging people to wear ...
  3. The strategic city of Kunduz in northern Afghanistan has briefly fallen twice to the Taliban in the

    Afghan forces repel Taliban attack on key city: Officials

    Afghan security forces on Tuesday repelled a fierce Taliban attack on Kunduz, officials said, a strategic city in northern Afghanistan that had ...
  4. Two newborn babies who lost their mothers in an attack on a maternity ward in the Afghanistan

    Afghan hospital attackers 'came to kill mothers': MSF

    Gunmen who stormed a hospital in the Afghan capital this week had come to "kill the mothers" at the maternity ward, medical charity Doctors ...
  5. Afghan women keep their distance from each other while waiting for a bread handout in the capital,

    Coronavirus cases pass 5,000 in Afghanistan as war rages

    More than 5,000 people have been infected with the new coronavirus across Afghanistan, health authorities said Wednesday, with the capital Kabul ...
  6. Afghan security forces stand guard outside Dasht-e-Barchi Hospital in Kabul

    Taliban says ready to counter Afghan forces after deadly carnage

    The Taliban warned Wednesday it was ready to fight back after Afghan forces were ordered to resume strikes in response to a series of deadly ...