4 foreign tourists were killed on Sunday by armed attackers in Tajikistan in what was originally reported as a road accident, the Interior Minister said

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20 August 2018
Islamic State claims responsibility for the death of 4 Dutch tourists in Tajikistan. Earlier today media reported about a car that drove deliberately into the tourists. Tajikistan
ISKP claims responsibility for targeting parliamentary candidate Hayatullah Khan and his family. Khan died after ISKP suicide bomber exploded near his convoy that was on its way from Rodat to Jalalabad. Afghanistan
2 week ago
Five children were killed and two others were wounded today after a house collapsed due to heavy rainfall in Sarkano district in eastern Kunar province, officials confirmed
Self-sacrificial attacker targeted Hayat Khan, an Arbaki militias commander and candidate of parlimantry election in Ghazi Amanullah Khan town of Jalalabad city, Nangarhar. He and 3 guards killed, some others injured.
This video reportedly from the scene of the attack that killed 4 American and European cyclists in Tajikistan appears to show the car drive back around to hit one of them lying on the road
This video reportedly from the scene of the attack that killed 4 American and European cyclists in Tajikistan appears to show the car drive back around to hit one of them lying on the road
2 week ago
Officials confirm a suicide bomber targeted Hayat Khan, an election candidate and a commander of the local public uprising forces, in Rodat district. Khan and three others were killed in the attack
Suicide bomber targeted an election candidate in eastern Nangarhar province, reportedly he killed with three other people
2 week ago
Taliban release 15 hostages, hold 37 captive
World Bank and Afghanistan sign grant agreements for reforms worth $350 million2 week ago
World Bank and Afghanistan sign grant agreements for reforms worth $350 million
2 week ago
US troops carried out airstrikes on Zarghun Shahr area of Muhammad Agha district, Logar province. 7 civilians including 4 children killed and 2 others wounded.
The killed tourists in Tajikistan were from the United States, Switzerland and the Netherlands. One suspect has been detained while another was killed; three more are still at large
2 week ago
The Taliban on Monday killed a tribal elder in the Khawaja Sabz Posh district of northwestern Faryab province
Ten Taliban militants have been killed in an airstrike by foreign forces in the Nad Ali district of southern Helmand province
2 week ago
Police in eastern Nangarhar arrested a suspect on charges of raping a child in this province
£10m British aid for 1.4m drought-hit Afghans3 week ago
£10m British aid for 1.4m drought-hit Afghans
People's Peace Movement activists continues their sit-in protest close the British Embassy in Kabul. Activists have erected a tent on the main road through Wazir Akbar Khan to escape the sweltering heat that has gripped the city for weeks3 week ago
People's Peace Movement activists continues their sit-in protest close the British Embassy in Kabul. Activists have erected a tent on the main road through Wazir Akbar Khan to escape the sweltering heat that has gripped the city for weeks
4 foreign tourists were killed on Sunday by armed attackers in Tajikistan in what was originally reported as a road accident, the Interior Minister said
Tajik Interior Minister R.Rahimzoda said all versions including terroristic act will be investigation in a relation to the death of 4 foreign tourists in Southern Tajikistan
The Presidential Palace has confirmed that President Ashraf Ghani has met with First Vice President Gen Abdul Rashid Dostum – for the first time since Dostum's return. Also at the meeting was Second Vice President Sarwar Danish and CEO Abdullah Abdullah3 week ago
The Presidential Palace has confirmed that President Ashraf Ghani has met with First Vice President Gen Abdul Rashid Dostum – for the first time since Dostum's return. Also at the meeting was Second Vice President Sarwar Danish and CEO Abdullah Abdullah
3 week ago
At least eight Taliban militants were killed or wounded after blown by an improvised explosive device planted by own comrades in northern Kunduz province
Taliban abducted 9 passengers heading to Bamyan in Shikh Ali district of Parwan province
A 21-year-old man is arrested in connection with the road accident that left 4 dead and 3 injured in Tajikistan.
4 cyclist tourists dead, including 2 Americans and 2 Dutch, after hit and run in Tajikistan.
3 week ago
Trump administration officials are urging U.S.-backed troops in Afghanistan to move to more heavily populated areas of the country to avoid attacks in isolated regions, The New York Times reported.
In Tajikistan, a car drove into a group of foreign tourists on bicycles, killing four people. Police quickly found the suspects, in a special operation, the two alleged perpetrators died
ISIS claimed yesterday's attack on the midwife training center in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, describing it as a " USAID HQ",while indicating that the operation is another episode in its "continuing to target institutions of the Crusaders" in the region.
3 week ago
In a letter to US Congress, the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) said that a staggering $15.5 billion has been wasted in the country over the past 11 years.
These about 40 gunmen of Islamic State surrendered to NDS in Jowzjan province.  Talibans operation against Daesh militants still ongoing in Darzab, local reports say very less area remaining under the control of Isis. AFG3 week ago
These about 40 gunmen of Islamic State surrendered to NDS in Jowzjan province. Talibans operation against Daesh militants still ongoing in Darzab, local reports say very less area remaining under the control of Isis. AFG
An attack on an Afghan midwife training centre in Jalalabad has ended more than six hours after gunmen stormed the facility with at least seven people wounded, an Afghanistan's official says
Nangarhar officials confirmed the midwife training center attack has been brought under control. Two staff members have been killed and five others wounded. Attackers have been killed and wounded, officials confirmed
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