• Afghanistan 2017-08-14 12:28

    Afghan airstrikes kill 19 militants 

    SHIBERGHANA, Aug. 14 (MNA) – total of 19 militants have been confirmed dead and eight others injured as government forces aircrafts targeted Taliban hideouts in Aqcha district of Jawzjan district with Shiberghan as its capital over the past two days, an army spokesman Nasratullah Jamshidi said Monday.

  • علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-08-11 16:00

    Velayati condemns crimes in Afghanistan’s Mirza Olang

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – Iranian Leader's senior adviser Velayati posted a message condemning the recent massacre of civilians in Afghanistan’s Mirza Olang village.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-08-09 13:40

    Iran slams Sar-e Pul deadly attack in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) – Iran has strongly condemned the horrendous massacre of 50 people including women and children in a village in northern Afghanistan carried out jointly by Taliban and ISIL, according to local officials.

  • ظريف 2017-08-09 09:08

    Zarif commemorates 1998 Mazar-i-Sharif martyrs

    TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) – Iran’s foreign minister has commemorated the Iranian diplomats and journalists killed in Afghanistan’s Mazar-i-Sharif on Aug. 8, 1998. The day marks National Journalists’ Day in Iran.

  • Afghanistan 2017-08-07 13:59

    Over 50 killed by militants in N Afghan attack 

    SARI PUL, Aug. 07 (MNA) – More than 50 people, including several civilians, were brutally killed by militants in northern Afghanistan's province of Sari Pul, a provincial government spokesman said Monday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-08-05 14:38

    Taliban's attack repelled in N Afghanistan, 10 militants dead 

    SHIBERGHAN, Aug. 05 (MNA) – As many as 10 Taliban militants were killed in an Afghan forces' counter-attack operation in northern Afghanistan's Jawzjan province, an official said on Saturday.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-07-24 15:44

    Iran slams deadly suicide attack in Kabul

    TEHRAN, Jul. 24 (MNA) – Iran's FM spokeswoman has strongly condemned today’s suicide bombing in Afghanistan's capital city that left dozens dead and injured.

  • Afghanistan 2017-07-23 11:17

    Airstrikes kill 13 militants in N Afghan Kunduz province

     KUNDUZ, Jul. 23 (MNA) – A total of 13 militants have been confirmed dead as aircraft targeted a Taliban hideout in Khan Abad district of the northern Kunduz province on Sunday, an army spokesman in the province, Abdul Khalil said.  

  • Afghanistan 2017-07-23 08:56

    US airstrike kills 16 Afghan police in Helmand 

    LASHKAR GAH, Jul. 23 (MNA) – Sixteen Afghan police personnel were killed in Friday's U.S.-led coalition forces airstrike which accidentally struck their position in southern Helmand province, the provincial government confirmed on Saturday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-07-15 15:49

    Afghan MoD:

    77 Afghan insurgents killed in 24 hours

    KABUL, Jul. 15 (MNA) – Up to 77 militants have been killed and 27 others wounded during series of operations across the insurgency-plagued Afghanistan over the past 24 hours, Afghan defense ministry said in a statement released on Saturday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-07-12 15:55

    Militants kill 7 civilians in western Afghan province

    FARAH, Jul. 12 (MNA) – Seven civilians were killed by militants along a main roadway in Afghanistan's western province of Farah late Tuesday, a provincial government spokesman said on Wednesday.

  • USA 2017-07-11 22:06

    Stubborn Perseverance!

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – Seems as though it’s time to admit, after 16 years, that the US operation in Afghanistan is not as successful as was expected.

  • Afghanistan 2017-06-20 11:39

    8 local Afghan guards shot dead near US base 

    KABUL, Jun. 20 (MNA) – Eight local security guards were shot and killed following an ambush attack near a main US base in Afghanistan's eastern province of Parwan overnight, a local official said on Tuesday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-06-18 16:21

    10 militants killed in Afghan northern Faryab province

    MAIMANA, Jun. 18 (MNA) – A total of 10 militants have been killed and 15 others injured as clash erupted in Qaisar district of Afghanistan's northern Faryab province on Sunday, an army spokesman said.

  • Afghanistan 2017-06-14 13:39

    Afghan air force-led strike kills 43 militants in southern province 

    KABUL, Jun. 14 (MNA) – Forty three militants were killed after Afghan air force struck their hideout in the restive Helmand province overnight, the country's Interior Ministry said on Wednesday.

  • لاریجانی 2017-05-23 13:02


    Saudis always in war with Muslims

    TEHRAN, May 23 (MNA) – Parliament Speaker Ali Larijnai said Saudi Arabia has always been in battle against Muslims without confronting Zionists even with one bullet.

  • Afghanistan 2017-05-22 14:10

    71 militants killed in Afghan forces fresh operations 

    KABUL, May 22 (MNA) – Up to 71 armed militants have been killed during series of operations across the conflict-hit Afghanistan over the past 24 hours, said a statement of Interior Ministry released here on Monday.

  • ارتش افغانستان 2017-05-13 08:48

    Afghan security forces kill dozen of Taliban militants over past 24 hours

    KABUL, May 13 (MNA) – Afghan security forces with artillery support have eliminated at least a dozen of Taliban militants in the course of several operations in different parts of the country, local media reported Friday, citing the Afghan Defense Ministry.

  • shamkhani 2017-04-23 11:20


    Security coop. strengthens Iran, Afghanistan’s stability

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – SNSC head Ali Shamkhani while slamming Taliban’s deadly attack at Afghan military base, said intelligence and security cooperation between Iran and Afghanistan will strengthen stability of both countries.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2017-04-23 09:16

    Iran strongly condemns suicide attack at Afghan military base

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman condemned the suicide attack on a military base in Afghanistan.

  • افغان ها در خط مقدم نبرد با طالبان‎ 2017-04-22 13:14

    Taliban attack on Afghan army base death toll rises to over 130 soldiers

    MOSCOW, Apr. 22 (MNA) – The number of deaths of Afghan soldiers, caused by the attack of the terrorist movement Taliban (outlawed in Russia) on the Afghan army base in country’s northern province of Balkh, has risen to some 135 soldiers, local media reported Saturday, citing an Afghan official.

  • پوستر تنها میان طالبان 2017-04-17 21:15

    ‘Alone among the Taliban’ to vie in US, Russia, Egypt

    TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Iranian documentary ‘Alone among the Taliban’, directed by Mohsen Eslamzadeh, will vie at three film festivals in the US, Egypt and Russia.

  • تربیت سربازان زن در افغانستان‎ 2017-04-14 11:34

    12-party Intl. Afghanistan peace conference starts in Moscow

    MOSCOW, Apr. 14 (MNA) – The fifth Russian-hosted Afghanistan peace conference, set to be attended by 12 countries, is kicking off in Moscow on Friday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-04-09 13:45

    Airstrikes kill 18 militants in N Afghan province 

    KUNDUZ, Apr. 09 (MNA) – A total of 18 militants were killed and eight others injured after the aircrafts targeted Taliban hideouts in Dasht-e-Archi and Chardara districts in Afghan northern Kunduz province Saturday night, an army spokesman in the province, Abdul Khalil said Sunday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-04-04 11:31

    7 militants killed, 19 injured in N Afghan clashes 

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Apr. 04(MNA) – Seven militants were killed and 19 others wounded in two separate clashes in northern Afghanistan, said a military statement on Tuesday.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-03-08 20:58

    Iran condemns Kabul hospital attack

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has condemned a terrorist attack on a Kabul hospital on Wednesday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-02-28 14:59

    12 police killed in Afghan southern province 

    LASHKAR GAH, Feb. 28 (MNA) – A total of 12 police personnel were killed in a checkpoint in Helmand's provincial capital Lashkar Gah 555 km south of Kabul on on Tuesday, a security official said.

  • ابراهیم رحیم پور 2017-02-16 12:30

    Moscow hosts sextet on Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Feb. 16 (MNA) – Russia has hosted an advisory meeting of six countries to address Afghanistan and the peace process in country’s Foreign Ministry building.

  • صلاح الدین ربانی و لاوروف 2017-02-08 15:21

    Russia to host regional conf. on Afghanistan: Lavrov

    TEHRAN, Feb. 08 (MNA) – Russia has announced it will host a regional conference on Afghanistan in Moscow in mid-February, with representatives from Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, Iran and India in attendance.

  • Kabul 2017-02-08 13:17

    UNSC slams deadly terrorist attack in Kabul 

    NEW YORK, Feb. 08 (MNA) – The UN Security Council on Tuesday "condemned in the strongest terms the heinous and cowardly terrorist attack" outside the Supreme Court complex in the Afghan capital of Kabul earlier in the day, which killed at least 21 people and wounded more than 40 others.