Areas around the First Vice President Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum have been surrounded by security forces in Kabul: SourcesChina sends first batch of humanitarian aid to Afghanistan after avalanche deaths Kabul has also given Pakistan a list of 60 major attacks took place in Afghanistan in '16 and '17 as acts of those 'based in Pakistan': the official saidThe list of 85 militants given by Afghan envoy to Pakistani army includes those behind AUAF and Kandahar attacks, an Afghan official saidPakistan had given Agghanistan a list of 76 individuals/entries two days ago, referring to them as 'anti-Pakistan militants inside Afghanistan'Afghan govt warns to intensify efforts to impose more international sanctions on the Taliban unless the level of violence drops, MoFA saidAfghan govt has called on Pakistan to go together after listed militants as well as the ones mentioned on Pakistan's list: Afghan officialAfghan govt has given Pakistani govt a list of 85 militants and 32 training camps inside Pakistan, MoFA said in a statement10 killed in grenade attack in LaghmanRussia's state TV: volunteer from Uzbekistan fights with Russian forces against Ukraine "to prevent Western Europe from taking over Russia." Afghanistan: IS claimed they sniped a policeman in Gurgoray, AfghanistanIS announces that they have killed 5 Afghan soldiers and captured another in an attack in the North of Kunar. Afghanistan The Hazaras are protesting in front of MSC2017 to rise their voices against systematic discrimination in Afghanistan.Following recent agressive presence of Khorasan province- these are spoils from recent offensives in Nangahar Afghanistan Pakistan military attacked Afghan border police post 6th battalion in Lalpora, post burnt and destroyed: Bilal Sarwary7 Kazakh military killed as result of avalanche in Southern KazakhstanPakistan-Afghanistan Border closed with immediate effects till further orders due to security reasons: ISPRAfghan embassy officials given list of 76 fighters hiding in Afghanistan, says ISPR: Pakistan mediaRoad accident reported with car with Russian diplomats in BishkekFSA official says opposition to send "technical, experts" to Astana meeting - agenda is strengthening ceasefire NATO Secretary General: on fighting terrorism, my main focus is doing more training and capacity building. A key lesson learned in AfghanistanIn Kazakhstan, a military helicopter landed on the highway, the pilot got lost in a snowstorm and decided to ask for directions UAE Ambassador dies of wounds sustained in Kandahar attackUAE Ambassador to Afghanistan Juma al-Kaabi dies from injuries sustained in Afghanistan’s Kandahar bomb attack. We will work together in future, says Deepa Jayakumar, niece of late CM Jayalalithaa, after meeting PanneerselvamNATO mission in Afghanistan is to fight global terror: StoltenberActor and Choreographer Raghava Lawrence extends support to O PanneerselvamChinese President Xi Jinping congratulates Turkmen president Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov on his re-electionChabahar port in Iran likely to open in a month's time; will provide impetus to trade between India and Afghanistan: Afghan Consul GeneralTurkmenistan's reigning strongman President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov wins fresh 7-year term with nearly 98% of vote

Map. History of Central Asia conflict

21 February 2017
China sends first batch of humanitarian aid to Afghanistan after avalanche deaths
10 killed in grenade attack in Laghman
Russia's state TV: volunteer from Uzbekistan fights with Russian forces against Ukraine "to prevent Western Europe from taking over Russia."
Afghanistan: IS claimed they sniped a policeman in Gurgoray, Afghanistan
IS announces that they have killed 5 Afghan soldiers and captured another in an attack in the North of Kunar. Afghanistan
The Hazaras are protesting in front of MSC2017 to rise their voices against systematic discrimination in Afghanistan.
Following recent agressive presence of Khorasan province- these are spoils from recent offensives in Nangahar Afghanistan
In Kazakhstan, a military helicopter landed on the highway, the pilot got lost in a snowstorm and decided to ask for directions
UAE Ambassador dies of wounds sustained in Kandahar attack
NATO mission in Afghanistan is to fight global terror: Stoltenber
Actor and Choreographer Raghava Lawrence extends support to O Panneerselvam
Chinese President Xi Jinping congratulates Turkmen president Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov on his re-election