Taliban car bomb blast kills four Afghan special forces members in Kabul

World Sep 13, 2019

Taliban car bomb blast kills four Afghan special forces members in Kabul

A suicide bomber targeted an Afghan Special Forces base in Kabul on Thursday, killing at least four commandos, officials said, as violence continued to escalate following the collapse of peace talks between the United States and Taliban insurgents. The bomber blew up an explosives-laden minibus ...

Blast heard near U.S. Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary

Asia Pacific Sep 11, 2019

Blast heard near U.S. Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary

A large explosion rocked Afghanistan's capital near the U.S. Embassy just minutes into Wednesday, the anniversary of the 9/11 attack on the United States. A plume of smoke rose over Kabul just after midnight and sirens could be heard. Inside the embassy, employees heard this ...