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  1. UN report finds Afghan women failed by justice systemRead the original story

    18 min ago | KDWN

    ... Constitutional guarantees of equal rights and protection from violence are rarely applied in practice. KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The United Nations says Afghanistan's women are being failed by the country's justice system as most complaints of ...


  2. [Brahma Chellaney] Failed Afghan peace strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Korea Herald

    Since toppling the Taliban regime in Afghanistan 14 years ago, the United States has been waging a nonstop battle against its foot soldiers. Locked in a war that has already cost nearly $1 trillion, the U.S. has now shifted its focus to making peace with the enemy.


  3. ISIS attacks Afghan, President Ghani asks religious elders to unite against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Examiner.com

    Afghanistan . The attack targeted a crowd of mostly government workers, and some civilians, standing outside of a branch of Kabul Bank in Jalalabal, the capital city of Nagarhar.


  4. Afghanistan raises concerns about women empowermentRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    The global conference on empowering women was inaugurated by Rula Ghani, First Lady of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan The two-day conference, organized by Centre for Dalit and Minorities Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia and South Asia Women's Network, witnessed the participation of representatives from Nepal, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, and Myanmar. The conference tried to address issues hampering women across South Asia.


  5. IS claims responsibility for suicide attack in east Afghanistan that killed 35Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    At least 35 people have been killed in a suicide attack in eastern Afghanistan, which the country's president said was claimed by the Islamic State group. A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a crowd of soldiers and civilians gathered outside a bank in Jalalabad, capital of eastern Nangarhar province, to receive their monthly salaries on Saturday.


  6. Islamic State blamed for Afghan suicide bombing killing 35Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    An Afghan security forces inspect at the site of suicide attack near to new Kabul Bank in Jalalabad east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, April, 18, 2015. A suicide bomb attack on a bank branch in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad has killed at least 30 people, officials said.


  7. Afghan president starts Iran visitRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | UAport

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani speaks during a ceremony at the parliament in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015. Agence France Presse TEHRAN: Afghanistan's president arrived in Tehran Sunday on his first trip to Iran since taking office, with security questions likely to dominate talks after ISIS claimed a massive suicide bombing.


  8. UN investigation finds corruption in Afghan police oversight divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    A United Nations sponsored report has found that Afghanistan government officials who headed oversight of the police suppressed complaints of corruption against the force and has recommended their dismissal, according to a copy of the document seen by Reuters. An Afghan policeman with a weapon stands at the site of a suicide attack in Kabul, in this file picture taken July 2, 2013.


  9. Afghanistan parliament approves cabinet nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    Saturday's attacks in the city of Jalalabad killed at least 33 people and injured more than 100 others [Reuters] Afghanistan's parliament has approved 16 cabinet nominees after months of delays against a backdrop of attacks in which dozens of people died in the country's east. Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi, speaker of the parliament's lower house, said on Saturday that the decision now means the 25-member cabinet of President Ashraf Ghani is nearly complete.


  10. IS thought behind Afghan bank bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    KABUL A suicide bomber who attacked in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday is believed to have been sent on behalf of the Islamic State.


  11. IS claims deadly Afghan suicide attack, which kills 33Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    A deadly suicide blast kills at least 33 people and injures over 100 in Afghanistan's eastern city of Jalalabad. Kabul: The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide attack in Afghanistan on Saturday that killed 33 people and wounded more than 100 others, President Ashraf Ghani said.


  12. Afghan suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State kills 33Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | UAport

    Associated Press Afghan security forces inspect the site of a suicide attack near a bank branch in Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan.


  13. Suicide blast kills 33 in Afghanistan - Taleban executes three men in eastern GhazniRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | UAport

    Afghan men assist an injured man at the site of suicide attack near Kabul Bank in Jalalabad east of Kabul, Afghanistan JALALABAD: A suicide bomb blast in Afghanistan's eastern city of Jalalabad killed 33 people and injured more than 100 yesterday outside a bank where government workers collect salaries, the city's police chief said.


  14. Islamic State Militants Claim First Bombing in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News Max

    The suicide bombing was aimed at government workers collecting their salaries, the Islamic State said in a statement. At least 33 people were killed and more than 100 were injured, making it the most deadly incident this year in the country.


  15. 30 killed in Afghanistan bank suicide bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Afghan security forces members inspect the site of the suicide attack near a new Kabul Bank in Jalalabad, east of Kabul. Picture: AP


  16. Afghanistan's Growing War With ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    An Afghan man cries near the dead body of his brother after a suicide attack in Jalalabad on April 18, 2015. In the ten months since its stunning capture of Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, the Islamic State has expanded its reach beyond its geographic base, establishing a foothold in countries such as Libya.


  17. Peace in region is 'imminently attainable'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    Hours after a suicide bomber in Jalalabad city of Afghanistan killed at least 37 people and wounded scores of others, Afghan military chief, in an unprecedented speech in Pakistan, called for both nations to redouble counterterrorism efforts saying that peace in this region is "imminently attainable". The bloodshed in Afghanistan occurred on a day when its army chief, General Sher Mohammad Karimi, addressed a graduation parade of army cadets in neighbouring country.


  18. His side, her side and 600 strangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    KABUL, Afghanistan>> When Shafiqullah walked into his wedding celebration, he was surprised to find 600 extra people in the room, none of whom he recognized. "If I didn't serve them, it would have caused me dishonor and taken away all happiness from my wedding day," explained Shafiqullah, a genial 31-year-old car salesman.


  19. Remembering Qudrat WardakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... a potentially fatal heart condition that cannot be treated in Afghanistan. Fourteen-month-old Qudrat from Kabul, Afghanistan came to the United States with his father Hakim Friday night to be treated at Riley Hospital for Children for a heart ...


  20. President Ghani: IS Militants Claim Afghan Suicide BlastRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

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