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  1. Years of conflict have left Afghanistan strewn with landmines, unexploded mortars, rockets and

    Landmine explosion kills seven children in Afghanistan

    A landmine explosion killed seven children and wounded two others in southern Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, as war ordnance again ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Taliban walk as they celebrate ceasefire in Ghanikhel district of Nangarhar province, A

    Taliban fighters double as reporters to wage Afghan digital war

    Zabihullah Mujahid, the Taliban's chief spokesman and editor-in-chief of the insurgent group's daily news bulletin, starts every day by collecting ...
  3. The massive explosion felled trees and toppled dense concrete blast walls on the street outside the

    Kabul aid groups reel after nine killed in Taliban attack

    Humanitarian groups were reeling Thursday from yet another attack targeting aid workers in Afghanistan, as officials confirmed nine people had ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: U.S. envoy for peace in Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad, speaks during a debate at Tolo TV

    Don't tell us to lay down arms, tell the Americans, Afghan Taliban say

    The US special peace envoy for Afghanistan should stop calling on Taliban militants to lay down their arms and convince the United States to end ...
  5. Afghan men pray at this week's 'loya jirga', or grand assembly, which saw about 3,200

    Massive Afghanistan peace summit ends in Kabul

    A huge peace meeting aimed at finding an exit from Afghanistan's war is due to finish Friday in Kabul, with leading politicians expected to ...
  6. A lockdown during Kabul's 'loya jirga' - or grand assembly - has infuriated locals

    Kabul on lockdown as assembly discusses peace with the Taliban

    Afghanistan's usually bustling capital Kabul slowed to a crawl Tuesday amid massive security for a high-stakes peace summit that has previously ...
  7. The loya jirga (grand assembly) is being held as the US and Taliban are discussing a possible

    Thousands gather in Kabul for Afghan peace meeting

    Thousands of politicians and officials from across Afghanistan gathered amid tight security in Kabul Monday to discuss the war and US efforts to ...
  8. U.S. envoy for peace in Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad, speaks during a debate at Tolo TV channel in

    Afghan peace deal hinges on ceasefire by Taliban: US peace envoy

    Any peace agreement with the Afghan Taliban would depend on the declaration of a permanent ceasefire and a commitment to end the country's long ...
  9. US, Italian and Afghan troops prepare shells during a February 2019 training exercise in

    US agrees with Russia, China on pulling troops from Afghanistan

    The United States on Friday agreed with rivals Russia on China on a goal of withdrawing foreign forces from Afghanistan, a key component of a ...