Map. History of Central Asia conflict

20 September 2018
8 month ago
No gunfire heard from Intercontinental Hotel for about 10 minutes but all ambulances and firetrucks are still being held back from the scene of Saturday night's attack
8 month ago
An unknown number of gunmen stormed the Intercontinental Hotel almost five hours ago. Dozens of people are believed to still be trapped inside the hotel but officials are not giving out details and casualty figures are not yet clear
8 month ago
Kabul - TOLOnews reporter Gulabuddin Ghubar reports from the police cordon close to the Intercontinental Hotel that no gunfire has been heard for just over an hour and ambulances and firetrucks are still parked outside the hotel compound
8 month ago
Three hours into the Intercontinental Hotel siege gunfire can still be heard. Security officials confirmed some of the wounded have been taken to hospital. However no details about casualties are being released
8 month ago
A number of people have been taken hostage at the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, witness says - Reuters
8 month ago
A number of military helicopters are circling above the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul as the siege continues
Hotel Inter-Continental in Kabul, Afghanistan: No numbers on dead and wounded yet. Clashes between security forces and attackers still ongoing; Fire has started after an explosion8 month ago
Hotel Inter-Continental in Kabul, Afghanistan: No numbers on dead and wounded yet. Clashes between security forces and attackers still ongoing; Fire has started after an explosion
8 month ago
Relatives of staff trapped in the hotel said attackers gunned down security guards at the entrance to the Intercontinental Hotel and stormed the building through the kitchen. One floor of the hotel is also reportedly on fire. No details on casualties as yet
8 month ago
Sources have told the security of the Inter Continental Hotel in Kabul was handed over to a private security company just a few weeks ago
8 month ago
Gunfire can still be heard coming from hotel in Kabul - more than 2 hours after at least 4 attackers stormed the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul city
US officials: Initial reports from Kabul say no US troops or civilians hurt in attack on International Hotel in Afghanistan today, but fire still burning and situation not over
8 month ago
Resident in area close to Intercontinental Hotel reports having heard another two explosions as hotel siege continues
8 month ago
A resident close to the Intercontinental Hotel reports having just heard a loud explosion. Unconfirmed reports also indicate that the casualty toll could be quite high but no details have yet been disclosed
8 month ago
MoI spokeman Danish says a number of guests and staff in hotel have been taken to a secure area by Crisis Response Unit members and Special Forces who are carrying out a clearance operation inside hotel. At least 3 attackers still inside hotel
8 month ago
Intercontinental Hotel attack ongoing. Najib Danish, from MoI tells so far one attacker killed, three still holed up in hotel
8 month ago
An eyewitness, who managed to flee Intercontinental Hotel, said at least 15 people are either killed or wounded in the first and second floors of the hotel
8 month ago
Terrorist attack at Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel; local media report of ppl being killed, others taken hostage; Afghanistan security forces have blocked the area.
8 month ago
Police sources confirmed that some people taken hostage, some killed in Kabul attack
8 month ago
Sources claim heavy gunfire ongoing at Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul
8 month ago
KabulAttack - Najib Danish, Interior Ministry spokesman confirms attack says police cordoned off area.
8 month ago
Eyewitnesses claim insurgents have entered Intercontinental Hotel. Interior ministry confirms ongoing attack
8 month ago
Gunfire in Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel; suicide attackers entered the hotel: reports
The SBU detained an Uzbek citizen, member of extremism "Jihadchilar" organization
8 month ago
An infant was found with explosives on body in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz province, the country's intelligence agency said Saturday.
1,600 Daesh Fighters Killed In 2017 In Afghanistan: RS8 month ago
1,600 Daesh Fighters Killed In 2017 In Afghanistan: RS
US representative to the UN Security Council says Pakistan needs to join regional efforts to work for peace and stability in Afghanistan as they would benefit from this
US representative to the UN Security Council says significant progress has been made against Daesh in eastern Afghanistan but says ultimately to prevent Daesh from spreading through the region, strength in regional unity is critical
US representative to the UN Security Council says peace will not be won on the battlefield but will only be reached through dialogue. Says Afghan govt has shown it wants dialogue with the Taliban but that this has not been reciprocal
US representative to the UN Security Council says its critical for parliamentary elections and presidential elections to take place on time. Says however the US will not allow Afghanistan to become a safe haven for militants
A US representative to the UN Security Council says the United States is heartened by what has been achieved since the US's new strategy for Afghanistan was rolled out. He pointed out however that enormous strides have been made in the past 16 years despite ongoing insecurity
Russia's representative to the UN Security Council says Russia has stepped up efforts to help Afghanistan secure peace and stability and adds that Moscow feels dialogue is needed on the issue of water and power security in the region
Russia's representative to the UN Security Council raises concerns about the growing footprint of insurgents in the northern parts of Afghanistan, including Daesh, and also calls for efforts to be made to end the trafficking of narcotics which he says is fueling the war
Kuwait's representative to UN Security Council calls on all Central Asian countries to strengthen security cooperation in the region and that Afghanistan must be considered as a key partner to secure peace and not be considered a threat
Kuwait's representative to UN Security Council says Kuwait continues to support all agencies that are working to secure peace in Afghanistan
Kuwait's representative to UN Security Council says efforts by Central Asian countries to support and work for security and stability of Afghanistan is a welcome move
ISKP informs about heavy clashes with Taliban in Jowzjan, killing 6, wounding 3 and capturing 5 IEA militants. First info about their activity in Jowzjan since November8 month ago
ISKP informs about heavy clashes with Taliban in Jowzjan, killing 6, wounding 3 and capturing 5 IEA militants. First info about their activity in Jowzjan since November
Kazakhstan representative to UN Security Council says they are confident that Afghanistan can become a peaceful and prosperous nation
Kazakhstan representative to UN Security Council says a coordinated transparent approach is needed to maximize efficiency of work by United Nations in Central Asia and Afghanistan
Kazakhstan representative to UN Security Council says Central Asian projects being pursued with Afghanistan will also help forge peace and stability in the country, added that joint efforts were needed to counter terrorism
Kazakhstan representative to UN Security Council says delegation's visit identified a number of solutions to ongoing problems in Afghanistan
Kazakhstan representative to UN Security Council says they are concerned about the existence of terrorist groups in Afghanistan and in the narcotics problem in the country
Kazakhstan representative to UN Security Council says new US strategy for Afghanistan will contribute towards finding peace in the country
Guterres also emphasizes the need for greater cooperation among the countries to achieve peace, sustainable development and prosperity UNSC
UN Secretary General discusses growth and development of the Central Asian region and commends cross-border agreements among the countries including that involving water sharing, power sharing and cross-border transport and security among others
US considering buying a bunch of light propeller planes to be used for bombing jihadists, freeing up the F-35s and other advanced aircraft to stand up to China and Russia
Pakistan Army Destroys an FM Radio tower in Afghanistan
8 month ago
Five members of Al-Qaeda Network have been killed in Afghan and foreign security forces joint operation in the Sherzado district of eastern Nangarhar province
Nazarbayev says during his meeting with Trump in Washington that the American president suggested moving Ukraine peace talks from Minsk to another place (Kazakhstan?), @interfaxua reports. Remark came during press conference after UNSC meeting.
34 rebels killed in country-wide offensives: Afghan MoD8 month ago
34 rebels killed in country-wide offensives: Afghan MoD
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