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  • Jul 28 2021

    Afghan comedian brutally murdered in Taliban’s seized Kandahar district

    Nazar Mohammad, a well-known comedian from Afghanistan’s Kandahar Province, was abducted and killed. The brutal killing of an Afghan comedian has shocked the world, while the Taliban has denied any involvement in the killing.

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  • Jul 22 2021

    The Taliban may take over Afghanistan, Secretary of Defense

    US Secretary of Defense General Lloyd Austin and Joint Chiefs of Staff General Mark Milley said in a briefing that the Taliban may take over Afghanistan. He said the talks could lead to a political solution, adding that air surveillance of Afghanistan would continue, with the aim of preventing the spread of extremism and violence […]

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  • Jul 15 2021

    Pakistan: Bus incident kills 13 including 9 Chinese

     A bus explosion killed 13 people in north Pakistan on Wednesday, including nine Chinese nationals in what Beijing said was a bomb attack but Islamabad called a vehicle failure. Two Pakistani soldiers were also among the dead after the explosion sent the bus over a ravine, local government and police sources told Reuters.

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  • Jul 14 2021

    South Africa: Riots erupted after jailing of Jacob Zuma,more than 70 killed

    Violence and looting has raged in South Africa for the sixth day running, stoking fears of food and fuel shortages as disruption to farming, manufacturing and oil refining began to bite amid the country’s worst unrest in decades. More than 70 have died as grievances over the jailing of former President Jacob Zuma have widened […]

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  • Jul 14 2021

    India: Flash floods wreak havoc in parts of Himachal Pradesh

    A cloudburst in Himachal’s Dharamshala has triggered a flash flood, washing away vehicles and causing damage to properties in the Bhagsu Nag area. Several videos have been shared by locals as well as the authorities, including SHO Mcleodganj Vipin Chaudhary, on Twitter.

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  • Jul 13 2021

    Afghan Taliban warns against Turkish presence in Kabul

    The Afghan Taliban has strongly condemned the decision of Turkish troops to stay in Afghanistan for the security of Kabul airport and said that the withdrawal of all foreign troops from Afghanistan is necessary under the Doha agreement. Integrity is a violation of the national interest.

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  • Jul 10 2021

    US hastily withdraws troops from Afghanistan, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman

    China says the United States has neglected its responsibilities in Afghanistan and hastily withdraws troops from the country. In a statement issued from Beijing, the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman said that the United States had inflicted heavy casualties on the Afghan people and other countries in the region.

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  • Jul 09 2021

    Taliban says it controls ’85 percent’ of Afghanistan’s territory

    The Taliban claimed Friday to be in control of 85 percent of Afghanistan after seizing key border crossings with Iran and Turkmenistan, part of a sweeping offensive launched as US troops pull out of the war-torn nation. About “85 percent of Afghanistan’s territory” was under the group’s control, said Taliban delegate Shahabuddin Delawar, who added […]

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  • Jul 08 2021

    We did not go to Afghanistan to nation-built : Biden

    President Joe Biden on Thursday said it is up to the Afghan people alone how they run their country, as he announced the U.S. military mission in Afghanistan will end on Aug. 31 despite new concerns about the possibility of a civil war. “We did not go to Afghanistan to nation-build,” Biden said. “It s the […]

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  • Jul 04 2021

    Taliban capture key district ‘Kandahar’, Afghan forces flee

    The Taliban’s march through northern Afghanistan gained momentum overnight with the capture of Khandhar district from fleeing Afghan forces, several hundred of whom fled across the border into Tajikistan, officials said. The fall of the Panjwai district in the southern province of Kandahar comes just two days after US and NATO forces vacated their main Bagram […]

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