26 October 2021
@SecDef Lloyd Austin says he had an "excellent call" with #Afghanistan Minister of Defense Bismillah Khan Mohammadi "We discussed the @DeptofDefense investment in the security & stability of Afghanistan"
"We will pay serious attention to the situation in the region, in Central Asia" per Uzbekistan FM Kamilov "Of course, we will exchange views on the situation in Afghanistan too"
"The most important issue, it is Afghanistan" per Tajikistan FM Sirojiddin Muhriddin "On this issue & on fighting against terrorism, extremism, drug trafficking.the United States is a very reliable partner" he adds
Acting Defense Minister Bismillah Mohammadi spoke on the phone with US counterpart Lloyd Austin today and the two sides discussed strategic and military cooperation between the US and Afghanistan, the MoD said
US Def. Sec. Austin also raised concerns over the increase in violence by the Taliban and called it a barrier to reaching an inclusive agreement. Austin said that the opportunity for peace now must be seized to help restore a sustainable peace in Afghanistan, MoD stated
The US defense secretary praised the ANDSF and said the US is committed to long-term cooperation with ANDSF in the areas of funding, equipment, and professional training including long-term partnership with the Afghan govt and people, the statement said
Several vehicles including Humvees purportedly seized by Taliban in Tagab, Kapisa
Humvee and weapons seized by Taliban following ambush attack in Delaram, Nimruz3 month ago
Humvee and weapons seized by Taliban following ambush attack in Delaram, Nimruz
Afghanistan Ministry of Defense: 20 Taliban militants including 12 of their senior members were killed in an airstrike in Chahar Bolak district of Balkh province today3 month ago
Afghanistan Ministry of Defense: 20 Taliban militants including 12 of their senior members were killed in an airstrike in Chahar Bolak district of Balkh province today
Weapons captured by Taliban in Sultan Khel, Sayed Abad, Wardak3 month ago
Weapons captured by Taliban in Sultan Khel, Sayed Abad, Wardak
Pro-TB outlet posted video from central Ghazni from the area that recently came under Taliban control3 month ago
Pro-TB outlet posted video from central Ghazni from the area that recently came under Taliban control
Taliban officially claimed capturing multiple outposts in Tagab, Kapisa. some pro-TB sources claim that TB has captured most parts of the district. Here's a video via a pro-TB outlet purportedly showing Taliban militants roaming about in the district
New video of surrender of pro-govt soldiers/militiamen in Alasay, Kapisa3 month ago
New video of surrender of pro-govt soldiers/militiamen in Alasay, Kapisa
3 month ago
Taliban launched this morning an offensive in Kandahar, heavy fighting ongoing in Shah Walikot and Panjwaye
AFG. Taliban, for the first time, used the artillery (122-mm howitzer D-30) they captured from Afghan security forces against the ANDSF, in SayedAbad district of MaidanWardak province on Wednesday. The group claimed by sharing the video with local journalists3 month ago
AFG. Taliban, for the first time, used the artillery (122-mm howitzer D-30) they captured from Afghan security forces against the ANDSF, in SayedAbad district of MaidanWardak province on Wednesday. The group claimed by sharing the video with local journalists
27 Taliban insurgents were killed & 6 others wounded in clearing operations conducted by ANDSF with support from AAF in Zherai, Dand, Nesh & Shah Walikut districts of Kandahar province. MoD said, 1 hideout, 1 vehicle, 3 motorbikes & their weapons & amos were destroyed
HERAT - Local officials say widespread Taliban attacks in Ghorian district were repulsed last night, & that security forces also destroyed an explosives-laden Humvee before it reached its target3 month ago
HERAT - Local officials say widespread Taliban attacks in Ghorian district were repulsed last night, & that security forces also destroyed an explosives-laden Humvee before it reached its target
A bridge that connects Argon district with other parts of Paktika was destroyed on Wednesday night, officials said, blaming Taliban for it.  Taliban has not commented on this claim3 month ago
A bridge that connects Argon district with other parts of Paktika was destroyed on Wednesday night, officials said, blaming Taliban for it. Taliban has not commented on this claim
A large bridge was blown up last night on the Sharana-Urgun highway in Paktika province.  Paktika police spokesman Shah Mohammad Arian said the bridge was blown up by the Taliban and the flow of trucks and cars had stopped.  But the Taliban has not yet commented3 month ago
A large bridge was blown up last night on the Sharana-Urgun highway in Paktika province. Paktika police spokesman Shah Mohammad Arian said the bridge was blown up by the Taliban and the flow of trucks and cars had stopped. But the Taliban has not yet commented
3 month ago
33 Taliban insurgents including several of their commanders were killed and 19 others were wounded in airstrikes conducted by AAF in Kaldar & Shortepa districts of Balkh province, said @MoDAfghanistan. Also, some amount of their weapons & ammunition were destroyed
3 month ago
"At least 8 members of police were killed and at least 1 member of 555 NDS unit was killed in a suicide car bomb attack last night,the suicide attack was followed by gunfire against Ghoryan district police HQ." Multiple security source in Herat province tells
3 month ago
The majority of UK troops has withdrawn from Afghanistan, with flag-lowering ceremonies marking the final stages of a near 20-year campaign, @SkyNews understands. @BorisJohnson is set to chair a National Security Council meeting Monday to decide future shape of UK footprint
Taliban launched another attack on Ghoryan Herat tonight, after last few attempts where driven off. They now switched tactic and are launching (S)VBIED attacks on the town3 month ago
Taliban launched another attack on Ghoryan Herat tonight, after last few attempts where driven off. They now switched tactic and are launching (S)VBIED attacks on the town
NDS claimed arresting alleged Khurasan member in Nangarhar capital
Chairman of the US House of Representatives Armed Forces Committee: Withdrawal from Afghanistan is the best option among bad options
New video of latest surrender of alleged pro-govt soldiers/militiamen in Sayed Abad, Wardak3 month ago
New video of latest surrender of alleged pro-govt soldiers/militiamen in Sayed Abad, Wardak
The White House: President Joe Biden assured Afghan leaders of his commitment to working with them and continuing to provide humanitarian and security assistance
Pakistan Army Chief Warns spoilers of peace in Afghanistan risk regional instability
Khuarsan also claimed targeted killing of IEA member yesterday in Kunar3 month ago
Khuarsan also claimed targeted killing of IEA member yesterday in Kunar
Khurasan took credit for pylon destruction in Parwan today ISKP continues with their economic warfare campaign3 month ago
Khurasan took credit for pylon destruction in Parwan today ISKP continues with their "economic warfare" campaign
At least 3-4 people were wounded in an IED explosion in an Afghan Sikh/Hindu person's shop in PD-1, Jalalabad, Nangarhar
@USEmbassyKabul on situation in Afghanistan   We continue to call for an end to the ongoing violence, which is largely driven by the Taliban   We urge an end to violence, respect for the human rights of all Afghans, and serious negotiations in Doha3 month ago
@USEmbassyKabul on situation in Afghanistan "We continue to call for an end to the ongoing violence, which is largely driven by the Taliban" "We urge an end to violence, respect for the human rights of all Afghans, and serious negotiations in Doha
3 month ago
Putin and Nazarbayev met in the Kremlin
Taliban captured Alsay in eastern Kapisa earlier today3 month ago
Taliban captured Alsay in eastern Kapisa earlier today
Al-Emarah Studio posted video package from Du Layna, Ghor after its collapse3 month ago
Al-Emarah Studio posted video package from Du Layna, Ghor after its collapse
3 month ago
Sources confirm that four district centers have fallen to the Taliban since last night: Alasay in Kapisa, Gailan in Ghazni, Kaldar in Balkh and Feroz Nekhchar in Samangan. Govt forces retook the center of Shenwari district in Parwan
Roscosmos concerned with potential Progress MS-17 conjunction events 3.5 hours before the docking. "Starlink 1691 satellite approximately at a distance of about 1.5 km", and "fragment of a Falcon 9 launch vehicle launched in 2020" at a distance of about 500 meters
Kaldar district in Balkh once again fell to the Taliban3 month ago
Kaldar district in Balkh once again fell to the Taliban
Italian MoD Lorenzo Guerini says the withdrawal from Afghanistan has been completed, and the last soldiers are back home
3 month ago
With at least 5 major provincial capitals surrounded, travels to and from districts on main highways are fraught with danger. At least 2 civilian mini vans blown up by IEDs in Ghazni and Zabul provinces over the last 48 hours
Kabul's provincial police arrested 24 suspects on criminal charges from PDs 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, and 15, and confiscated 3 guns over the past 48hrs, Spokesman Firdaws Faramarz reported3 month ago
Kabul's provincial police arrested 24 suspects on criminal charges from PDs 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, and 15, and confiscated 3 guns over the past 48hrs, Spokesman Firdaws Faramarz reported
Heavy air strikes conducted on Zhari, Dand, Kahkrez and Panjwayi districts according to local media. Kandahar
Kaldar in northern Balkh was abandoned overnight, government forces left the district after clashes, it's again under Taliban control3 month ago
Kaldar in northern Balkh was abandoned overnight, government forces left the district after clashes, it's again under Taliban control
Afghan Commandos have retaken the Imam Sahib Port in Kunduz after the Taliban seized the port last week. Abdul Hadi Nazari, spokesman for the 217th Pamir Military Corps, said at least 13 Taliban had been killed in the operation. The Taliban has not yet commented3 month ago
Afghan Commandos have retaken the Imam Sahib Port in Kunduz after the Taliban seized the port last week. Abdul Hadi Nazari, spokesman for the 217th Pamir Military Corps, said at least 13 Taliban had been killed in the operation. The Taliban has not yet commented
3 month ago
The Defense Ministry said security forces retook the control of Shinwari district in Parwan, but according to sources, government forces left the centers of Gilan district in Ghazni and Kaldar district in Balkh the last 12 hours
13 Taliban insurgents were killed and 6 others were wounded in an operation conducted by Commando Special Forces (KKA) in Imam Saheb district of Kunduz province, last night, @MoDAfghanistan said3 month ago
13 Taliban insurgents were killed and 6 others were wounded in an operation conducted by Commando Special Forces (KKA) in Imam Saheb district of Kunduz province, last night, @MoDAfghanistan said
A roadside bomb exploded a civilian passenger vehicle in Garabagh district of Afghanistan's Ghazni this morning. As many as five civilians were killed. No one claimed responsibility for the bomb, but the Taliban often plant roadside bombs to target government forces
A power pylon was damaged in an explosion in Jangal Bagh area in Charikar city in Parwan this morning, affecting electricity supply to several provinces including Parwan, DABS officials said3 month ago
A power pylon was damaged in an explosion in Jangal Bagh area in Charikar city in Parwan this morning, affecting electricity supply to several provinces including Parwan, DABS officials said
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