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General John Nicholson, the head of U.S. and international forces in Afghanistan says he is "not refuting" reports that Russia was providing support, including weapons, to the.. Source: Rumble -
Nine thousand U.S. troops are on the ground in Afghanistan trying to help the Afghan army hold back a resurgent Taliban. Their job is getting tougher by the day, thanks in part to Moscow. Charlie.. Source: CBS News -
US defence secretary James Mattis has made a surprise visit to Afghanistan, amid reports that Russia has been providing weapons to the Taliban. His visit comes as two high-ranking officials were forced.. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
Taliban fighters recently breached an Afghan army base, killing over a hundred soldiers.
The militants disguised themselves as members of the Afghan National Army.
According to local reports, they.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrives in Afghanistan on an unannounced visit Monday, hours after his Afghan counterpart resigned over a deadly Taliban attack that triggered anger and left the.. Source: news across the world -
In Afghanistan, Taliban have killed eight policemen and overran three security checkpoints in northern Takhar province.The provincial spokesman, says the attack took place yesterday in the district of.. All India Radio
In an oblique reference to Pakistan backing terror groups, Afghanistan today pitched for concerted efforts to dismantle terror infrastructure in the region, days after over 140 people were killed in a.. DNA
A remote-controlled roadside bomb targeting a minibus killed at least 10 people and wounded several others on Tuesday in Pakistan's remote northwestern tribal region bordering Afghanistan, an official.. DNA
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During a visit to the headquarters of NATO’s Resolute Support mission in the Afghan capital of Kabul on Monday, US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis had stern words for the April 21.. Eurasia Review