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Rafiq Sherzad

Afghanistan's president claims victory over Islamic State

Nov 19 2019

JALALABAD, Afghanistan Security forces have "obliterated" Islamic State (IS) militants in Afghanistan, President Ashraf Ghani said on Tuesday, hours after a prisoner swap with Taliban insurgents raised hopes of a lull in violence in the country.

Security recruits targeted by suicide bomb in Afghanistan

Oct 07 2019

KABUL/JALALABAD, Afghanistan A suicide bomb targeted a minibus of recruits for the Afghan security forces in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Monday, killing at least 10 people and injuring 27, local government sources said.

Gunmen storm Save the Children aid group office in Afghanistan

Jan 24 2018

JALALABAD, Afghanistan Gunmen stormed an office of the Save the Children aid agency in Afghanistan's eastern city of Jalalabad on Wednesday and battled security forces surrounding the building, with at least three people killed and 20 wounded, officials said. | Video

Islamic State militants launch new attacks in eastern Afghanistan

Jun 26 2016

KABUL Heavy fighting between Islamic State militants and government security forces has claimed dozens of lives in eastern Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday.

Bus bombings kill at least 14 in Afghanistan: officials

Apr 11 2016

JALALABAD, Afghanistan A Taliban suicide bomber on a motorcycle killed at least 12 army recruits on a bus in eastern Afghanistan on Monday, officials said, hours after a similar attack killed two people in the capital Kabul. | Video

Islamic State radio show seeks new recruits in Afghanistan

Dec 21 2015

JALALABAD, Afghanistan Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan have taken to the airwaves to win recruits as they try to build strength and replace the Taliban as the leading force in the Islamist insurgency. | Video

Islamic State radio show seeks new recruits in Afghanistan

Dec 21 2015

JALALABAD, Afghanistan Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan have taken to the airwaves to win recruits as they try to build strength and replace the Taliban as the leading force in the Islamist insurgency. | Video

Islamic State radio show seeks new recruits in Afghanistan

Dec 21 2015

JALALABAD, Afghanistan Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan have taken to the airwaves to win recruits as they try to build strength and replace the Taliban as the leading force in the Islamist insurgency. | Video

Islamic State radio show seeks new recruits in Afghanistan

Dec 21 2015

JALALABAD, Afghanistan Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan have taken to the airwaves to win recruits as they try to build strength and replace the Taliban as the leading force in the Islamist insurgency. | Video

IS wirbt mit Radiosendungen um Kämpfer in Afghanistan

Dec 21 2015

Dschalalabad Der Islamische Staat (IS) kommt über das Radio: Im Osten Afghanistans versucht die Extremistenmiliz mit täglichen Sendungen in der lokalen Sprache Paschtu, Kämpfer zu rekrutieren und den Taliban Anhänger abzujagen.

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