Taliban raid on Afghan military base kills 17: officials

There also were a number of Taliban casualties in the Zawol district ambush.

Taliban agrees to unprecedented ceasefire with Afghan forces for Eid

The group warned its fighters would "strongly defend" themselves if attacked.

UN chief urges Taliban to observe Eid ceasefire

Antonio Guterres urged the Taliban to observe the ceasefire declared by the Afghan government.

Afghanistan announces ceasefire with Taliban for Eid

It was not immediately clear if the Taliban had agreed to the ceasefire.

Taliban, Afghan officials in ceasefire talks: US general

US and NATO commander in Afghanistan disclosed that Taliban, Afghan officials in ceasefire talks.

Taliban attack kills six police in southern Afghanistan

The bomber detonated an explosive-laden vehicle at the entrance of the police station.

Taliban battle Afghan government forces in western city near Iran

The latest fighting in Farah came a day after officials said the city was clear of insurgents.

Ghani apologises after Afghan air strike kills 30 children

The defence ministry initially denied civilians had been hurt, then claimed Taliban had shot them

Taliban 'retreat' as US, Afghan forces hold western city

The US carried out more drone strikes overnight and the Afghan army is still clearing the city.

At least ten dead after bomb, gun battle in Afghan city

Ten people were killed when militants detonated bombs and stormed a government building in Jalalabad

Blast at mosque in Afghanistan kills 17

An explosion at a mosque in the eastern Afghan province of Khost on Sunday killed 17 people

Afghan forces, Taliban battle for control of highway in Ghazni province

With the help of US air forces, the Taliban militants have been pushed back

Afghan Taliban announce fresh offensive in apparent snub to peace efforts

Taliban said offensive was partly a response to US President Trump's new strategy for Afghanistan.

80 nations to attend terror financing conference in Paris

Ministers from 80 countries gather in Paris for conference on combating financing of terror groups.

Latest Taliban attacks kill 13 policemen in Afghanistan

Taliban attacks overnight in Afghanistan killed at least 13 policemen and wounded several others.

Afghan civilians increasingly targeted by militants: UN

The total number of civilian casualties in the January-March period reached 2,258.

Top Islamic State commander in Afghanistan killed in airstrike

Provincial governor Lutfullah Azizi confirmed Hekmat had been killed.

Taliban vows 'serious revenge' over Afghan airstrike

The airstrike killed or wounded dozens of people, many of them children.