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Feroz Sultani

Heavy fighting continues in Afghan city Kunduz

Apr 17 2016

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan Afghan forces fought back a renewed series of attacks on Kunduz, killing dozens of Taliban fighters, officials said on Sunday as insurgent forces stepped up their bid to retake the northern city that they captured briefly last year.

Afghan officials say Taliban driven back in Kunduz fighting

Apr 16 2016

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan Afghan security forces drove back Taliban insurgents attacking areas around the northern city of Kunduz, officials said on Saturday, after heavy fighting overnight in which dozens were killed and wounded.

Taliban launch major push to retake northern Afghan city

Apr 15 2016

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan Hundreds of Taliban insurgents have launched an offensive to seize the northern Afghan city of Kunduz, which they captured and held for several days last year, provincial officials said on Friday.

U.S. commander apologizes for hospital bombing in Afghanistan

Mar 22 2016

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan The new commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan apologized on Tuesday for the American bombing of a hospital last year that killed 42 people and wounded 37 more.

Afghan president sacks security officials over fall of Kunduz

Nov 26 2015

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday dismissed national security agency officials who he said had neglected their duty to defend the northern city of Kunduz, which Taliban militants briefly captured in September.

Afghan president sacks security officials over fall of Kunduz

Nov 26 2015

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday dismissed national security agency officials who he said had neglected their duty to defend the northern city of Kunduz, which Taliban militants briefly captured in September.

Afghan president sacks security officials over fall of Kunduz

Nov 26 2015

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday dismissed national security agency officials who he said had neglected their duty to defend the northern city of Kunduz, which Taliban militants briefly captured in September.

Afghan Taliban seize Kunduz city center in landmark gain

Sep 29 2015

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan Taliban fighters on Monday battled their way into the center of Kunduz, a city in northern Afghanistan, and seized the provincial governor's office in one of the militant group's biggest territorial gains in 14 years, witnesses and officials said. | Video

Afghan Taliban seize Kunduz city centre in landmark gain

Sep 29 2015

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan Taliban fighters on Monday battled their way into the centre of Kunduz, a city in northern Afghanistan, and seized the provincial governor's office in one of the militant group's biggest territorial gains in 14 years, witnesses and officials said. | Video

Afghan Taliban seize Kunduz city centre in landmark gain

Sep 28 2015

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan Taliban fighters on Monday battled their way into the centre of Kunduz, a city in northern Afghanistan, and seized the provincial governor's office in one of the militant group's biggest territorial gains in 14 years, witnesses and officials said. | Video

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