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Afghan official: roadside a mine has killed 5 people western

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:06:36 GMT2018-01-18T12:06:36Z

KABUL Afghanistan (AP) -- A government official says a mine possibly meant for later use against security forces exploded in a residential home in western Afghanistan, killing five people....

US ambassador says Trump policy in Afghanistan is working

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:58:19 GMT2018-01-17T17:58:19Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said Wednesday that the Trump administration's policy in Afghanistan is working, saying talks between the government and Taliban extremists, and a peace process, are closer than ever before....

UN team in Kabul to show support for war-weary Afghanistan

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:19:31 GMT2018-01-15T10:19:31Z

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A top level U.N. Security Council delegation that included U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley visited Kabul and met with the Afghan authorities, the government and the United Nations said Monday....

US: American soldier wounded in Afghan attack

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 13:59:39 GMT2018-01-11T13:59:39Z

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The U.S. military says one of its soldiers was wounded when insurgents launched an attack in eastern Afghanistan's remote Achin district of Nangarhar province....

Afghan official abducted in Pakistan is released

Sat, 06 Jan 2018 08:07:03 GMT2018-01-06T08:07:03Z

ISLAMABAD (AP) -- An Afghan official abducted in Pakistan last October has been freed by his captors and returned home....