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UNICEF: at least 7 children killed in Kabul airstrike

UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Representative in Afghanistan, Herve De Lys, said at least seven children were killed in the Afghan capital of Kabul during a drone strike, yet the agency is unaware who carried out the attack. On …

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Biden briefed on rocket attack at Kabul airport

The White House has informed U.S. President Joe Biden that evacuation operations will continue to remain uninterrupted amid rocket attacks at the Hamid Karzai airport in Kabul on Monday. “National Security …

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Turkish embassy in Kabul relocated

The Turkish Embassy in Afghanistan was relocated back to its premises in Kabul after it was temporarily stationed at the Kabul airport, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday. "Two weeks ago our embassy was …

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Multiple rockets fired at Kabul airport

As many as five rockets were fired at Kabul's international airport but were intercepted by a missile defense system, a U.S. official told Reuters, as the United States' nears the complete withdrawal of its troops from the city. …

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Kabul airport blast survivor: 'I saw doomsday'

Even for a city as used to violent death as Kabul, the scenes after twin blasts here tore through crowds thronging outside the airport in hope of evacuation were apocalyptic. For one man, a former employee of an international …

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Moscow strongly condemns terrorist attacks in Kabul

Russia is seriously worried over the way the situation in Afghanistan is developing and it most strongly condemns the terrorist attacks in Kabul, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov told the media on Friday.  "We …

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Kabul explosions death toll rises to 110 

At least 110 people died in explosions carried out by suicide bombers in the Kabul airport on Thursday, Al Jazeera report says.  Earlier reports indicated 103 deaths, including 13 U.S. servicemen. According to …

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U.S. braces for more ISIS attacks in Kabul

U.S. forces helping to evacuate Afghans desperate to flee Taliban rule braced for more attacks on Friday after an ISIS (terrorist group outlawed in Russia) suicide bomber killed 85 people, including 13 U.S. soldiers outside the gates of …

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Kabul attack death toll exceeds 100 people

The death toll in the two blasts that went off near the Kabul airport on Thursday has reached 103, the Wall Street Journal reported. According to the newspaper, there are 90 Afghans and 13 U.S. military personnel among …

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Azerbaijan withdraws its peacekeepers from Afghanistan

Azerbaijan withdrew its peacekeepers from Afghanistan, according to the Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry. According to the ministry, on August 26, 120 Azerbaijani peacekeepers, who performed their duties at the Kabul International …

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