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Top US Generals Had Recommend Having 2500 Troops In Afghanistan But Biden Disagreed

Top US Generals Had Recommend Having 2500 Troops In Afghanistan But Biden Disagreed

The White House, however, defended the presidential decision, acknowledging that it was a split recommendation from Biden’s advisors and generals.

29 September 2021
UK Spy Chief Warns Taliban Takeover Could Fuel Terror Plots

UK Spy Chief Warns Taliban Takeover Could Fuel Terror Plots

MI5 Director General Ken McCallum said the UK could face “more risk” because of the withdrawal of NATO troops and the overthrow of the internationally...

10 September 2021

Taliban Hard-Line Path Worsens Afghanistan Dilemma: Analysis

The world will need to engage with the Taliban to some extent, despite disappointment with the new all-Taliban Cabinet that defied earlier promises it would be...

International Efforts Underway To Rescue National Girls' Soccer Team From Afghanistan

International Efforts Underway To Rescue National Girls' Soccer Team From Afghanistan

Frightened and desperate, the girls worry whether a far-flung coalition of former US military and intelligence officials, congressmen, US allies, humanitarian...

02 September 2021

Foreign Secretary Visits Washington To Meet US Officials After Pullout Of US Troops

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla is among the few foreign officials to be in town and the highest level Indian official to meet top officials of the...

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30 August 2021
US Drone Attack In Afghanistan Kills 10 Civilians Including Six Children

US Drone Attack In Afghanistan Kills 10 Civilians Including Six Children

On Sunday, the US carried out its second drone strike in Afghanistan, again targeting the ISIS-K after 13 US soldiers were killed in twin suicide attacks in...


30 August 2021
Qatar Emerges As Key Player In Afghanistan After US Pullout

Qatar Emerges As Key Player In Afghanistan After US Pullout

Now the tiny Gulf Arab state is being asked to help shape what is next for Afghanistan because of its ties with both Washington and the Taliban, who are in...


30 August 2021
Rockets Hit Neighbourhood Near Kabul Airport Amid US Pullout

Rockets Hit Neighbourhood Near Kabul Airport Amid US Pullout

The rockets struck Monday morning in Kabul's Salim Karwan neighbourhood, witnesses said. Gunfire immediately followed the explosions but it wasn't immediately...


30 August 2021
Drone Strike Kills Three Afghan Children; Pentagon Says US Is Aware Of Civilian Casualties

Drone Strike Kills Three Afghan Children; Pentagon Says US Is Aware Of Civilian Casualties

According to spokesman of the US Central Command Capt Bill Urban, 'We are still assessing the results of this strike, which we know disrupted an imminent...


28 August 2021
Evacuee: World Has 'Abandoned' Afghanistan's New Generation

Evacuee: World Has 'Abandoned' Afghanistan's New Generation

The 29-year-old journalist and nine close relatives managed to board one of the evacuation planes and are now going through the lengthy asylum process while...


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28 August 2021
Another Terror Attack Likely In Kabul, Upcoming Few Days 'Most Dangerous': US

Another Terror Attack Likely In Kabul, Upcoming Few Days 'Most Dangerous': US

President Joe Biden received information regarding anticipation of a repeated terror attack when he met with his national security team in the Situation Room...


20 August 2021
Biden Likely To Address Chaotic Kabul Evacuation Amid Criticism

Biden Likely To Address Chaotic Kabul Evacuation Amid Criticism

Tens of thousands of people remain to be evacuated ahead of the United States' August 31 deadline to withdraw its troops from the country, although the pace...


19 August 2021
EU Foreign Chief Calls Fall Of Kabul A 'Catastrophe', Criticizes Biden For Withdrawing US Troops

EU Foreign Chief Calls Fall Of Kabul A 'Catastrophe', Criticizes Biden For Withdrawing US Troops

EU foreign affairs chief Josep Borrell further criticized US President Joe Biden for underplaying the commitment to nation-building in Afghanistan.


18 August 2021
Taliban Blow Up Statue Of Shiite Militia Leader From 1990s Civil War

Taliban Blow Up Statue Of Shiite Militia Leader From 1990s Civil War

The statue stood in the central Bamyan province, where the Taliban infamously blew up two massive 1,500-year-old statues of Buddha carved into a mountain in...


16 August 2021
Afghan Crisis: US Rushes 1,000 Extra Troops To Aid Evacuation in Kabul

Afghan Crisis: US Rushes 1,000 Extra Troops To Aid Evacuation in Kabul

Pentagon spokesman John Kirby briefed reporters Monday on the additional deployments aimed at bringing a semblance of order to the evacuations in Afghanistan...


15 August 2021
Afghanistan: Joe Biden Orders Deployment Of 5,000 Troops Amid Taliban Resurgence

Afghanistan: Joe Biden Orders Deployment Of 5,000 Troops Amid Taliban Resurgence

According to a defence official, while 1,000 US troops are already in Afghanistan, another 3,000 were ordered by US President Joe Biden last week to ensure the...


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14 August 2021
Taliban Seize Province Near Capital, Northern City Under Attack

Taliban Seize Province Near Capital, Northern City Under Attack

The Taliban captured all of Logar and detained its provincial officials, Hoda Ahmadi, a lawmaker from the province, said on Saturday.


11 August 2021
President Biden Refuses To Bring Any Change In Troop Withdrawal Plan From Afghanistan

President Biden Refuses To Bring Any Change In Troop Withdrawal Plan From Afghanistan

President Biden has ordered the withdrawal of all the US troops from Afghanistan by September 11. The Pentagon says it has already withdrawn more than 90 per...


10 August 2021
US Defence Secretary Speaks To Pakistan Army Chief, Reviews Afghan Situation

US Defence Secretary Speaks To Pakistan Army Chief, Reviews Afghan Situation

'Secretary Austin and General Bajwa discussed the ongoing situation in Afghanistan, regional security and stability, and the bilateral defence relationship...


06 August 2021
China Appoints New Military Commander In Restive Xinjiang

China Appoints New Military Commander In Restive Xinjiang

Lt Gen Wang Haijiang previously served in Tibet, which also hosts large numbers of troops to suppress anti-government sentiment among the native Tibetan...


03 August 2021
Taliban Takes Much Of Provincial Capital In South Afghanistan, Captures Nine Out Of Ten Districts

Taliban Takes Much Of Provincial Capital In South Afghanistan, Captures Nine Out Of Ten Districts

Elite commando units were dispatched from Kabul to aid Afghan forces as the government held on to key government buildings, including the local police and army...


29 July 2021
Taliban: Flooding Kills 150 In Northeastern Afghanistan

Taliban: Flooding Kills 150 In Northeastern Afghanistan

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahed said that they have also ordered that 5 million Afghanis, or about $62,000, to aid in the clean up and the villagers...


27 July 2021
Biden Says US Combat Mission In Iraq To Conclude By Year End

Biden Says US Combat Mission In Iraq To Conclude By Year End

The announcement comes on the heels of Biden's decision to withdraw fully from Afghanistan nearly 20 years after the U.S. launched that war in response to the...


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