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Mohammad Aziz

Suicide bomb kills at least seven at Shi'ite gathering in Kabul

Mar 09 2018

KABUL A suicide bomber blew himself up in the Afghan capital on Friday, killing at least seven people in an attack on a crowd gathered to commemorate a political leader from the mainly Shi'ite Hazara minority, officials said.

Afghan officials search for answers to deadly hotel attack

Jan 22 2018

KABUL, Jan 22 Afghan security officials met on Monday to draw up a response to a deadly attack on Kabul's Hotel Intercontinental that exposed once again how vulnerable the capital remains to militant assaults.

All-girl Afghan robotics team cleared to compete in United States

Jul 18 2017

KABUL A team of Afghan girls are on their way to compete in an academic robotics competition in the United States after American officials agreed to allow them to enter the country despite initially denying them visas. | Video

Afghan girls fight prejudice with martial arts

Feb 02 2017

KABUL On a snowy mountaintop to the west of Kabul, a group of Afghan girls practice the flowing movements of Wushu, a sport developed from ancient Chinese kung fu martial arts, stretching and bending and slashing the air with bright swords.

Dozens of Afghans deported from Germany as Merkel takes firmer line

Dec 15 2016

KABUL/BERLIN A group of 34 rejected Afghan asylum-seekers arrived in Kabul from Germany on Thursday, the German interior ministry said, the first to be deported under an agreement reached between the two countries this year.

Dozens of Afghans deported from Germany arrive in Kabul

Dec 15 2016

KABUL A group of 38 Afghans arrived in Kabul from Germany on Thursday, the first to be deported under an agreement reached between the two countries this year, following the rejection of their applications for asylum.

U.S. warns Afghans against forming 'parallel government' amid protests

Jul 09 2014

KABUL The United States warned on Tuesday it would withdraw financial and security support from Afghanistan if anyone tried to take power illegally, as supporters of a presidential candidate rallied in Kabul for a parallel government. | Video

U.S. warns Afghans against forming 'parallel government' amid protests

Jul 08 2014

KABUL The United States warned on Tuesday it would withdraw financial and security support from Afghanistan if anyone tried to take power illegally, as supporters of a presidential candidate rallied in Kabul for a parallel government. | Video

U.S. warns Afghans not to form 'parallel government'

Jul 08 2014

KABUL The United States warned on Tuesday that it would withdraw financial and security support from Afghanistan if anyone tried to take power illegally, as supporters of presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah rallied in Kabul for a parallel government. | Video

U.S. warns Afghans against forming 'parallel government'

Jul 08 2014

KABUL The United States warned on Tuesday that it would withdraw financial and security support from Afghanistan if anyone tried to take power illegally, as supporters of presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah rallied in Kabul for a parallel government.

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