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Afghan neighbours wary of new refugee crisis as violence surges

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Afghan President Ashraf Ghani meets regional leaders for talks in Uzbekistan on Thursday as deteriorating security in his country raises fears of a new...

Taliban fighters storm capital of northwestern Afghan province

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Regional officials in northern Afghanistan said on Wednesday they had recaptured government buildings in a provincial capital after Taliban fighters stormed it overnight, taking...

Afghan civilians take up arms as US-led forces leave

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Gun in hand, 55-year-old Dost Mohammad Salangi recites poetry as he leads a small group of men to a look-out post high in the...

US military days away from completing Afghan withdrawal – sources

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The US military appears just days away from completing its withdrawal from Afghanistan, well ahead of the 11 September deadline set by President Joe...

Taliban say committed to Afghan peace talks, want ‘genuine Islamic system’

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The Taliban said on Sunday they were committed to peace talks, adding they wanted a "genuine Islamic system" in Afghanistan that would make provisions...

Afghan government and Taliban negotiators meet in Doha to discuss peace

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Afghan government and Taliban negotiators met in Qatar's capital Doha this week to discuss the peace process, the first known meeting in weeks after...

Car bombing at Afghan school in Kabul kills 55, injures over...

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Explosions caused by a car bomb and mortarsoutside a school in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday killed at least 55 people and wounded...

Taliban launches huge Afghan offensive after deadline for US pullout

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Afghan security forces fought back a huge Taliban offensive in southern Helmand province in the last 24 hours, officials and residents said on Tuesday,...

Four killed in bombing of Afghan government bus, nine die in...

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Four people were killed and nine wounded when a roadside bomb hit a bus carrying Afghan government employees in Kabul on Thursday, while nine...

Afghan air strike hits religious school as Taliban mount attacks, officials...

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An Afghan military air strike targeting Taliban fighters killed at least 12 people, including children, and wounded 14 in an attack that hit a...

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Misleading SANDF post removed after defenceWeb intervention

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One imagines at least a handful of the more than seven thousand followers of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) LinkedIn social media account...