• Afghanistan 2017-12-10 10:47

    Air raids kill 5 militants in S Afghan province 

    KABUL, Dec. 10 (MNA) – At least five insurgents were killed and three others injured during the Afghan forces airstrikes in Helmand province, south of Afghanistan on Saturday, the defense ministry said in a statement on Sunday.

  • طالبان افغانستان 2017-12-03 11:56

    Taliban's senior commander killed in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Dec. 03 (MNA) – One of the top commanders of the Taliban terrorist group was killed in the fight with Afghanistan's security forces in the country's north.

  • علی لاریجانی 2017-11-24 20:08

    US after dividing Muslims for Israel’s interests: Larijani

    TEHRAN, Nov. 24 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Larijani told Turkish media that Israel is so sad about the death of ISIL terrorist group as US is dividing Muslims to secure Israeli benefits.

  • Afghanistan 2017-11-18 12:14

    6 militants, policeman killed in eastern Afghan clashes

    GHAZNI, Nov. 18 (MNA) –Six armed insurgents and one policeman were killed and 15 militants wounded during clashes in eastern Afghan province of Ghazni on Friday, the provincial police chief said Saturday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-11-14 13:49

    22 policemen killed in S Afghan checkpoints attack 

    KANDAHAR, Nov. 14 (MNA) – At least 22 policemen and 45 militants were killed after Taliban attacked police checkpoints in Maywand district of Afghanistan's southern province of Kandahar overnight, provincial police spokesman said Tuesday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-11-11 13:23

    Suicide attack kills 4, wounds 5 in S Afghan province 

    LASHKAR GAH, Nov. 11 (MNA) – Four people including three Taliban fighters and one Afghan army personnel were killed and five soldiers sustained injuries after a suicide bomber targeted a military camp in Nawa district of the southern Helmand province on Saturday, spokesman for provincial government Omar Zawak said.

  • خرازی 2017-10-24 23:54

    American forces attack on Afghan families, properties: Kharrazi

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – Iranian former Foreign Minister Kamal Kharrazi told Afghan former president Hamid Karzai that occupation and terrorism are still crippling Afghanistan.

  • Afghanistan 2017-10-18 16:12

    14 militants give up fighting in northern Afghan province 

    SHIBERGHAN, Oct. 18 (MNA) – A total of 14 anti-government militants gave up fighting and handed over their weapons to local authorities in the northern Jawzjan province on Wednesday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-10-14 13:38

    12 militants killed in N Afghanistan's operations 

    KUNDUZ, Oct. 14 (MNA) -- Up to 12 militants were killed and six others wounded following Afghan forces operations in the northern Kunduz province, an official said Saturday.

  • Afghanistan 2017-10-08 09:18

    Over 90 Taliban militants killed in operation in Southern Afghanistan

    MOSCOW, Oct. 08 (MNA) – More than 90 militants from the Taliban terrorist group were killed in a set of raids held in the Gereshk district of the southern Afghan province of Helmand during the last two weeks, local media reported.

  • طالبان 2017-10-07 20:42

    Taliban leader calls on supporters to stop fight against ISIL

    TEHRAN, Oct. 07 (MNA) – The leader of the Taliban in Afghanistan, Hibatullah Akhundzada, urged his supporters to stop fighting ISIS militants, local media reported Saturday.

  • طالبان افغانستان 2017-09-20 20:36

    18 insurgents killed in northern Afghanistan 

    MAZAR-E-SHARIF, Sep. 20 (MNA) – Afghan forces backed by air power have killed 18 militants and injured 12 others in Chamtal district of Balkh province over the past 24 hours, police spokesman in the northern region Sayed Sarwar Hussaini said Wednesday.

  • ذبیح الله مجاهد 2017-09-16 13:23

    Taliban spokesman:

    ‘Saudi Arabia, Taliban like brothers’

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) – Taliban spokesman Zabihollah Mojahed said Saudi Arabia was like a brother to the Taliban militants.

  • Afghanistan 2017-09-10 12:36

    Key Taliban commander among 4 killed in northern Afghan province 

    KUNDUZ, Sep. 10 (MNA) – Four militants, including a Taliban key commander, were killed in Qala-e-Zal district of Afghanistan's northern Kunduz province on Sunday, a local official said.

  • Afghanistan 2017-09-03 17:35

    Afghanistan gov.:

    12 militants killed in fresh Afghan operations

    KABUL, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Twelve militants were killed and 13 others wounded in military operations launched by Afghan security forces within the past 24 hours, the country's Defense Ministry said on Sunday.

  • حمله به مسجد شیعیان در افغانستان‎ 2017-08-28 11:23

    By: Maryam Azish

    War crime in Mirza Olang

    TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – Taliban militants who were removed from power following the 2001 US-led invasion of Afghanistan stepped up activities in recent months attempting to overrun several regions, conducting terrorist attacks across the country, killing and displacing civilians.

  • Afghanistan 2017-08-27 11:37

    Premature blast kills 2 militants, injures 10 civilians in Afghanistan 

    KUNDUZ, Aug. 27 (MNA)- Two militants of the Taliban insurgent group have been killed and 10 Afghan civilians injured in an accident blast in northern province of Kunduz, an eyewitness and an official said Sunday.

  • US war in afghanistan 2017-08-26 13:22

    By: Dave Granlund

    Out of one war tunnel into another

    TEHRAN, Aug. 26 (MNA) – President Donald Trump’s approval to extend American presence in Afghanistan and deploy thousands of more troops there was met with frustration from Republican and Democrat legislators alike. The 16-year-old war was launched in 2001 by George W. Bush after 9/11, costing up to $1 trillion and causing thousands casualties.

  • جنگنده آمریکایی 2017-08-26 11:26

    US fighter pilots in Afghanistan prepare for more air strikes

    TEHRAN, Agu. 26 (MNA) - For the fighter pilots at the largest US military base in Afghanistan, President Donald Trump’s new strategy for the war should mean escalating an already surging air campaign, and possibly including an unrestrained offensive against the Taliban.

  • 1 2017-08-23 13:23

    Afghan politician:

    New Trump strategy for Afghanistan proves abortive

    TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Movement of Afghanistan Party Mohammad Mukhtar Mufleh said increasing US military presence in Afghanistan, under Trump’s new strategy, will yield no fruitful result.

  • Afghanistan 2017-08-21 15:59

    5 Taliban militants killed in fresh airstrike in eastern Afghanistan 

    KABUL, Aug. 21 (MNA) – Five Taliban militants were killed following an airstrike conducted by Afghan Special Forces in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar on Monday, the government military said.

  • Afghanistan 2017-08-14 21:04

    25 militants killed amid Afghan forces battle for Mirza Olang control

    SAR-E-PUL, Aug. 14 (MNA) – Up to 25 Taliban militants have been killed and 10 others wounded as clash for the control of Mirza Olang district in the northern Saripul province continues, an official said Monday.

  • 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.