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Afghans protest after rally held for militant leader Hekmatyar in Kabul (05.05.2017)

Hundreds of Afghans have staged a protest against Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, hours after the notorious militant leader held a large rally in Kabul to mark his return to the country under a peace deal with the government. … Forces loyal to Hekmatyar, known as the "Butcher of Kabul," have been accused of...

Can warlord Hekmatyar help stabilize Afghanistan? (04.05.2017)

Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar has arrived in Kabul, ending his 20-year exile. Afghans have mixed views about the former PM's return to politics, which has the potential to lure the Taliban into entering peace talks.

Suicide attack on NATO convoy in Kabul kills at least eight civilians (03.05.2017)

A suicide car bomber has struck a US military convoy in the Afghan capital, killing at least eight Afghan civilians and wounding three US service members in an attack claimed by Islamic State.

NATO chief says alliance could increase troops in Afghanistan in face of intensifying insurgency (01.05.2017)

His remarks came as a U.S. watchdog group said Afghanistan "remains in the grip of a deadly war" and warned that Afghan security forces were suffering "shockingly high" casualties in the face of a resilient Taliban insurgency.

Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar urges Taliban to end war (29.04.2017)

Hekmatyar, the leader of the Islamist organization Hezb-i-Islami, had occasionally collaborated with al-Qaeda and the Taliban after the 2001 US-led invasion of Afghanistan. … In September last year, the Afghan government signed a peace agreement with Hekmatyar and his militant group despite...

Afghanistan makes progress in fighting corruption, enormous challenges remain –UN report (25.04.2017)

While enormous challenges remain, Afghanistan authorities have made headway in their fight against corruption, according to a United Nations report released today, which also finds that the country is making progress in other areas, such as restoring institutional control over the delivery of...

Afghanistan in mourning after Taliban attack on army base (22.04.2017)

Disguised Taliban militants killed at least 140 people in an attack on an army compound. Some say intelligence failures and other mistakes by Kabul and its foreign allies led to the incident.