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UN strongly condemned Kabul terrorist attack

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, and the head of the UN Assistance Mission for Afghanistan (UNAMA), Tadamichi Yamamoto, have strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Kabul that struck a peaceful demonstration, a statement released on Saturday said. On Saturday afternoon, at least 80 people were killed and more than 231 others …

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Afghan forces’ casualties high in 2016: US general

Afghan security forces are suffering rising levels of battlefield casualties this year and some of the Taliban’s finances have been disrupted after a U.S. airstrike killed their leader, top US commander in Afghanistan has said. Reuters has quoted U.S. Army General and the commander of NATO-led Resolute Support Mission, John …

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UK to increase 50 troops in Afghanistan

The United Kingdom is expected to send 50 more troops to Afghanistan to train, assist and advise Afghan security forces, it has been reported on Saturday. The fresh troops will join the 450 British military personnel already in Afghanistan to help counter-terrorism efforts and provide leadership training. According to the …

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