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New Kerala
Taliban commander arrested in Afghanistan's Wardak province - newkerala.com #60035Syedullah, a Taliban commander in Afghanistan's central Maidan Wardak province
Taliban commander arrested in Afghanistan's Wardak province - newkerala.com #60035
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Syedullah, a Taliban commander in Afghanistan's central Maidan Wardak province involved in major terrorist attacks. The National Directorate of Security (NDS) arrested Syedullah who also famous as Worekhmin during an operation of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Afghan president moves acting defence minister to head spy agencydefence minister to replace Masoom Stanekzai, a loyalist ally whom he has shift
Afghan president moves acting defence minister to head spy agency
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
defence minister to replace Masoom Stanekzai, a loyalist ally whom he has shifted to lead the main intelligence agency, the National Directorate of Security (NDS). The changes, announced late on Thursday, underline the uncertainty at the top of... Read more
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The Star
Afghan president moves acting defence minister to head spy agencydefence minister to replace Masoom Stanekzai, a loyalist ally whom he has shift
Afghan president moves acting defence minister to head spy agency
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
defence minister to replace Masoom Stanekzai, a loyalist ally whom he has shifted to lead the main intelligence agency, the National Directorate of Security (NDS). The changes, announced late on Thursday, underline the uncertainty at the top of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in Jalalabad by two men who talked their way past the guard by claiming to be officers from the National Directorate of Security, Mr d'Angelo has said. Follow us on Twi... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in Jalalabad by two men who talked their way past the guard by claiming to be officers from the National Directorate of Security, Mr d'Angelo has said. Follow us on Twi... Read more
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The Young Witness
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in Jalalabad by two men who talked their way past the guard by claiming to be officers from the National Directorate of Security, Mr d'Angelo has said. Follow us on Twi... Read more
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Western Advocate
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in Jalalabad by two men who talked their way past the guard by claiming to be officers from the National Directorate of Security, Mr d'Angelo has said. Follow us on Twi... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in Jalalabad by two men who talked their way past the guard by claiming to be officers from the National Directorate of Security, Mr d'Angelo has said. Follow us on Twi... Read more
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Manning River Times
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in Jalalabad by two men who talked their way past the guard by claiming to be officers from the National Directorate of Security, Mr d'Angelo has said. Follow us on Twi... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in Jalalabad by two men who talked their way past the guard by claiming to be officers from the National Directorate of Security, Mr d'Angelo has said. Follow us on Twi... Read more
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The North West Star
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in Jalalabad by two men who talked their way past the guard by claiming to be officers from the National Directorate of Security, Mr d'Angelo has said. Follow us on Twi... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in
Kidnappers quiet four days after Australian aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson snatched in Afghanistan
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
20 years. She was kidnapped about 5am on Thursday from the charity's office in Jalalabad by two men who talked their way past the guard by claiming to be officers from the National Directorate of Security, Mr d'Angelo has said. Follow us on Twi... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Whereabouts of kidnapped Australian aid worker still unknownwas taken by two men who approached the door and persuaded the doorkeeper to op
Whereabouts of kidnapped Australian aid worker still unknown
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
was taken by two men who approached the door and persuaded the doorkeeper to open up, claiming they were from the National Directorate of Security, which is one of the Afghan security forces," he said. Mr d'Angelo said Ms Wilson had... Read more
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Air Force Times
Pilots, crew of AC-130 gunship acknowledged confusion before striking Kunduz hospitalactually the Doctors Without Borders Trauma Center. The crew was advised their
Pilots, crew of AC-130 gunship acknowledged confusion before striking Kunduz hospital
Air Force Times / Posted 6 days ago
actually the Doctors Without Borders Trauma Center. The crew was advised their intended target, the headquarters of the National Directorate of Security, was under Taliban control and that "nine personnel were observed as hostile." The mission... Read more
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Orange County Register
Pentagon says mistakes led to hospital attack in Afghanistanto retreat to a safe position miles from the intended target, the local headqua
Pentagon says mistakes led to hospital attack in Afghanistan
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
to retreat to a safe position miles from the intended target, the local headquarters of Afghanistan’s main spy agency, the National Directorate of Security, which had been taken over by the Taliban. This was no simple evasive maneuver for the... Read more
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NBC News
Australian Charity Boss Abducted at Gunpoint in Afghanistaneastern city of Jalalabad where she was sleeping having traveled from Kabul a d
Australian Charity Boss Abducted at Gunpoint in Afghanistan
NBC News / Posted 7 days ago
eastern city of Jalalabad where she was sleeping having traveled from Kabul a day earlier. The men said they were from the National Directorate of Security, Afghanistan's intelligence agency known as the NDS, according to D'Angelo, who is based in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Aid worker kidnappers claim to be Afghan intelligence agentswas taken by two men who approached the door and persuaded the doorkeeper to op
Aid worker kidnappers claim to be Afghan intelligence agents
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
was taken by two men who approached the door and persuaded the doorkeeper to open up, claiming they were from the National Directorate of Security, which is one of the Afghan security forces," he said. "There are reports they were wearing... Read more
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Christian Today
US military punishes 16 over deadly Afghan hospital bombingfield. The US forces then looked for a target that was visually similar to the
US military punishes 16 over deadly Afghan hospital bombing
Christian Today / Posted 7 days ago
field. The US forces then looked for a target that was visually similar to the one they had originally sought, the former National Directorate of Security headquarters in Kunduz, which they believed was occupied by insurgents. The Taliban's brief... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Afghan intelligence officer arrested inside Pakistanagencies are currently interrogating the arrested Afghan officer. Earlier this
Afghan intelligence officer arrested inside Pakistan
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
agencies are currently interrogating the arrested Afghan officer. Earlier this month, an agent working for the Afghan National Directorate of Security (NDS) – Afghanistan's premier spy agency – was also arrested from Chaman district by... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Global Terrorism -- Pakistan Hand Exposedis worth entertaining. The Haqqanis, through intermediaries, got in touch with
Global Terrorism -- Pakistan Hand Exposed
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
is worth entertaining. The Haqqanis, through intermediaries, got in touch with Arghawan, who was working with the Afghan National Directorate of Security. This appears to implicate the Afghan official, while Arghawan was killed in the suicide... Read more
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New Kerala
Rebels should be eliminated, says Afghan President - newkerala.com #55188them to be the enemies of the country. Ghani made the statement while addressin
Rebels should be eliminated, says Afghan President - newkerala.com #55188
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
them to be the enemies of the country. Ghani made the statement while addressing a meeting of provincial chiefs of the National Directorate of Security (NDS) on Monday. "President [Ashraf Ghani] had a meeting with NDS officials last night... Read more
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The Hindu
Lead article by Rakesh Sood on Kabul’s season of uncertaintyto expose the limits of Kabul’s authority. The devastating blast in Kabul near
Lead article by Rakesh Sood on Kabul’s season of uncertainty
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
to expose the limits of Kabul’s authority. The devastating blast in Kabul near the Eidgah mosque targeted an office of the National Directorate of Security, responsible for providing close protection security detail to VIPs. A truck laden with a... Read more
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dna
Death toll rises in Kabul bombing, Taliban says didn't kill civiliansThe target was clearly the security and intelligence apparatus, an elite unit o
Death toll rises in Kabul bombing, Taliban says didn't kill civilians
dna / Posted 14 days ago
The target was clearly the security and intelligence apparatus, an elite unit of the National Directorate of Security, which provides protection cover to the high ranking government officials as well as mighty and powerful, the VIPs of Afghanistan.... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Afghan president vows revenge as Kabul death toll climbsincluding 347 wounded, were civilians, Interior Ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqq
Afghan president vows revenge as Kabul death toll climbs
Bdnews24.com / Posted 15 days ago
including 347 wounded, were civilians, Interior Ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqqi said. But around 30 members of the National Directorate of Security (NDS) died in the attack, most shot by gunmen who rushed into the complex after a vehicle... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Afghan president vows revenge as Kabul death toll climbsincluding 347 wounded, were civilians, Interior Ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqq
Afghan president vows revenge as Kabul death toll climbs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
including 347 wounded, were civilians, Interior Ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqqi said. But around 30 members of the National Directorate of Security (NDS) died in the attack, most shot by gunmen who rushed into the complex after a vehicle... Read more
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DW
Death toll from Kabul attack doubles |toll from Tuesday's blast had risen to 64. The attack was carried out by a suic
Death toll from Kabul attack doubles |
DW / Posted 16 days ago
toll from Tuesday's blast had risen to 64. The attack was carried out by a suicide bomber and two gunmen, targeting the National Directorate of Security in a central district of Kabul. "One of the suicide bombers detonated an explosives-laden... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Kabul attack death toll mounts to 64will avenge every drop of Afghan blood.” The Taliban claimed three “martyrdom
Kabul attack death toll mounts to 64
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
will avenge every drop of Afghan blood.” The Taliban claimed three “martyrdom seekers” carried out an attack on the National Directorate of Security, the main spy agency. One of them, it said, managed to slip away alive. Afghan authorities... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
30 killed in Taliban attackdown the perpetrators. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their figh
30 killed in Taliban attack
Daily Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
down the perpetrators. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their fighters had managed to enter the offices of the National Directorate of Security, the main spy agency. Afghan officials dismissed those claims, saying that the target of... Read more
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Newsmax
Taliban Attack Kills 28, Injures 320 During Kabul Rush Hourforces were among those killed and wounded when a suicide car-bomber detonated
Taliban Attack Kills 28, Injures 320 During Kabul Rush Hour
Newsmax / Posted 16 days ago
forces were among those killed and wounded when a suicide car-bomber detonated his explosives outside the wall of a National Directorate of Security (NDS) office. "I was here when a huge explosion happened," said Amir, who works in a nearby... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
30 killed in Kabul truck bombministry spokesman Sediq Sediqqi said 30 people were killed and more than 320 w
30 killed in Kabul truck bomb
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqqi said 30 people were killed and more than 320 were wounded, with many fighting for their lives in hospital. The Taliban claimed three "martyrdom seekers" carried out the attack on the National Directorate of Secu... Read more
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New Kerala
Afghanistan: UN condemns Taliban attack in Kabul - newkerala.com #51751to civilians, may amount to war crimes, he added. The Taliban claimed responsi
Afghanistan: UN condemns Taliban attack in Kabul - newkerala.com #51751
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
to civilians, may amount to war crimes, he added. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack centred around a National Directorate of Security (NDS) office in the Puli Mahmud Khan area of the Afghan capital. It reportedly took place... Read more
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The Washington Times
Taliban suicide attack in Kabul renews debate on Afghanistan troop cutsfor the attack that appeared to target members of the Afghan government’s intel
Taliban suicide attack in Kabul renews debate on Afghanistan troop cuts
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
for the attack that appeared to target members of the Afghan government’s intelligence wing — officially called the National Directorate of Security. The minibus was detonated outside the front gate of an NDS unit known as “Department 10,”... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Kabul rocked by suicide bombing that killed at least 28forces were among those killed and wounded when a suicide car-bomber detonated
Kabul rocked by suicide bombing that killed at least 28
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
forces were among those killed and wounded when a suicide car-bomber detonated his explosives outside the wall of a National Directorate of Security (NDS) office. Mr Rahimi said that one attacker had tried to slip into the NDS building... Read more
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The Telegraph
28 die in Taliban raid in Kabulforces were among those killed and wounded when a suicide car-bomber detonated
28 die in Taliban raid in Kabul
The Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
forces were among those killed and wounded when a suicide car-bomber detonated his explosives outside the wall of a National Directorate of Security (NDS) office. Witnesses described chaotic scenes after the blast. "I was here when a huge... Read more
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asianage
Taliban hit Kabul, 30 killedmangled and charred. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their fighte
Taliban hit Kabul, 30 killed
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
mangled and charred. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their fighters had managed to enter the offices of the National Directorate of Security, the main spy agency. Mr Sediqqi conceded that one of the attackers managed to breach the... Read more
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iol.co.za
28 killed in Taliban attack in Kabulwere among those killed and wounded in the morning blast, when a suicide car-bo
28 killed in Taliban attack in Kabul
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
were among those killed and wounded in the morning blast, when a suicide car-bomber blew himself up outside the wall of a National Directorate of Security (NDS) office. Witnesses described chaotic scenes after the blast. “I was here when a huge... Read more
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Deepika
World News Detailannounced the start of their annual spring offensive. The Taliban claimed resp
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 16 days ago
announced the start of their annual spring offensive. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack near the Afghan intelligence agency office, which sent clouds of acrid smoke billowing in the sky and rattled windows several It was not... Read more
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Deepika
World News DetailClick here for detailed news of all items30 dead, hundreds wounded as Taliban a
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 16 days ago
Click here for detailed news of all items30 dead, hundreds wounded as Taliban attack rattles KabulKabul: At least 30 people were killed and hundreds wounded when a Taliban truck bomb tore through central Kabul and a fierce firefight broke out today,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Heavy casualties as Taliban suicide bombing rattles KabulGhani said. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their fighters had ma
Heavy casualties as Taliban suicide bombing rattles Kabul
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
Ghani said. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their fighters had managed to enter the offices of the National Directorate of Security, the main spy agency. Afghan officials did not confirm that claim but intense gun battles... Read more
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dna
30 dead, hundreds wounded as Taliban attack rattles Kabulmangled and charred. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their fighter
30 dead, hundreds wounded as Taliban attack rattles Kabul
dna / Posted 16 days ago
mangled and charred. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their fighters had managed to enter the offices of the National Directorate of Security, the main spy agency. Sediqqi conceded that one of the attackers managed to breach the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
30 dead, hundreds wounded as Taliban attack rattles Kabulthat other bombers may still be on the loose. The Taliban claimed three "marty
30 dead, hundreds wounded as Taliban attack rattles Kabul
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
that other bombers may still be on the loose. The Taliban claimed three "martyrdom seekers" carried out the attack on the National Directorate of Security, the main spy agency. One of them, it said, managed to slip away alive. Later on Tuesday, a... Read more
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New Kerala
Sharif calls for coordinated anti-terror approach after Kabul attack - newkerala.com #51689common threat. Taliban claimed the responsibility for the attack on a sub offi
Sharif calls for coordinated anti-terror approach after Kabul attack - newkerala.com #51689
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
common threat. Taliban claimed the responsibility for the attack on a sub office of the Afghan intelligence agency, the National Directorate of Security. Kabul Police Chief Abdul Rahman Rahimi told reporters that death toll has risen to 28... Read more
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iol.co.za
At least 28 killed in Afghan Taliban attackforces were among those killed and wounded when a suicide car-bomber detonated
At least 28 killed in Afghan Taliban attack
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
forces were among those killed and wounded when a suicide car-bomber detonated his explosives outside the wall of a National Directorate of Security (NDS) office. Witnesses described chaotic scenes after the blast. “I was here when a huge... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Afghan Taliban kill at least 28 in major attack in central Kabulwere among those killed and wounded in the morning blast, when a suicide car-bo
Afghan Taliban kill at least 28 in major attack in central Kabul
Bdnews24.com / Posted 16 days ago
were among those killed and wounded in the morning blast, when a suicide car-bomber blew himself up outside the wall of a National Directorate of Security (NDS) office. Witnesses described chaotic scenes after the blast. "I was here when a huge... Read more
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The Star
Explosion heard in central Kabul, smoke seen near U.S. embassy - witnesseswere among those killed and wounded in the morning blast, when a suicide car-bo
Explosion heard in central Kabul, smoke seen near U.S. embassy - witnesses
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
were among those killed and wounded in the morning blast, when a suicide car-bomber blew himself up outside the wall of a National Directorate of Security (NDS) office. Witnesses described chaotic scenes after the blast. "I was here when a huge... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Taliban Attack Leaves Carnage In Its Wakeforces were among those killed and wounded when a suicide car-bomber detonated
Taliban Attack Leaves Carnage In Its Wake
The Huffington Post / Posted 17 days ago
forces were among those killed and wounded when a suicide car-bomber detonated his explosives outside the wall of a National Directorate of Security (NDS) office. Witnesses described chaotic scenes after the blast. "I was here when a huge... Read more
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The China Post
30 dead, hundreds wounded as Taliban attack rattles Kabulmangled and charred. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their fighter
30 dead, hundreds wounded as Taliban attack rattles Kabul
The China Post / Posted 17 days ago
mangled and charred. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their fighters had managed to enter the offices of the National Directorate of Security, the main spy agency. Sediqqi conceded that one of the attackers managed to breach the... Read more
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dna
Afghanistan: Taliban attack rattles Kabul; 30 killed, over 300 woundedin the Afghan capital. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their figh
Afghanistan: Taliban attack rattles Kabul; 30 killed, over 300 wounded
dna / Posted 17 days ago
in the Afghan capital. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed their fighters had managed to enter the offices of the National Directorate of Security, the main spy agency. Sediqqi conceded that one of the attackers managed to breach the... Read more
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The Hindu
Explosion heard in central Kabul, smoke seen near U.S. embassy: witnessesaccording to Reuters witnesses at the scene. Pictures showed windows blown out
Explosion heard in central Kabul, smoke seen near U.S. embassy: witnesses
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
according to Reuters witnesses at the scene. Pictures showed windows blown out at the front of an office that houses a National Directorate of Security (NDS) unit The Taliban said on their Pashto-language website that they had carried out the... Read more
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International Business Times
Taliban suicide car bomb and gun assault leaves at least 28 dead in Kabul for the attack on their Pashto-language website, saying that they carried out t
Taliban suicide car bomb and gun assault leaves at least 28 dead in Kabul
International Business Times / Posted 17 days ago
for the attack on their Pashto-language website, saying that they carried out the suicide bombing on "Department 10," a National Directorate of Security (NDS) unit that is responsible for protecting government ministers and VIPS. They then went... Read more
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