Press Release: Harrakat e Islami e Afghanistan
On May 15, forces loyal to the Alliance launched a major offensive in the province of Samangan, succeeding in liberating the towns of "Safed Kunda e Balla Shahr", "Pul e Barq e Samangan", "Qezel Topchaq", "Torrala Bobi", "Chakavi", "Beg
Afghan opposition accuses Taliban of massacring civilian families
KABUL, May 18 (AFP) - Afghanistan's opposition on Tuesday accused the ruling Taliban of massacring hundreds of civilian families since the militia recaptured Bamiyan city nine days ago.
Iran denies Afghan Taleban accusations
Iran has denied accusations by the Taleban movement in Afghanistan that it was involved in attacks on the western Afghan provinces of Herat and Farah.
U.N. Probes Killer Disease in West Afghanistan
KABUL, May 18 (Reuters) - The United Nations has sent experts to the western Afghan city of Herat to investigate a mysterious disease that has killed dozens, a U.N. official said on Tuesday.
Afghanistan Harvests More War, Want
KABUL, May 18 (Reuters) - Kabul's blue summer skies are busy with the traffic of survival for Afghanistan as planes land and leave carrying aid workers, businessmen and bombs.
UN staff arrives in Mazar-i-Sharif
ISLAMABAD (NNI): A team of the United Nations international staff Monday arrived in the northern Afghan town of Mazar-I-Sharif, the first visit by UN members in one and half year, a UN spokesperson
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