A group of Afghan Americans from in and around Washington DC on Friday held a peaceful protest in front of the Pakistani Embassy here alleging that the recent terrorist attacks in Afghanistan was done at the behest of ISI, which was supporting terrorist groups like the Taliban and Haqqani Network against Afghanistan.
Displaying what one commentator called "sheer 19th century bloodlust and thirst for empire," Erik Prince, founder of the private mercenary firm Blackwater, argued in The Wall Street Journal this week that the United States should deploy an "East India Company approach" in Afghanistan.
Several people were killed and wounded on Saturday when three suicide blasts ripped through a funeral ceremony in capital Kabul, witnesses said.
As long as US & NATO continue to stoke violence in Afghanistan, it’s bound to increase: Ex- American officialThursday, 01 June 2017 06:09 Written by Heart of Asia
The US-led military engagement Afghanistan only foments the smoldering conflict and causes more civilian suffering, Matthew Hoh, an ex-marine and former State Department official, told RT, commenting on the Kabul bombing that killed 90 people on Wednesday.
A huge explosion hit near foreign embassies in Kabul on Wednesday morning, killing at least 80 people and injuring 300 others, the Afghan health ministry said.
A number of truck drivers alleged that border police personnel in the Torkham town of eastern Nangarhar province are extorting money from them.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a meeting on Monday discussed regional and global issues, including Brexit, terrorism, Afghanistan as well as China's One Belt One Road initiative.