Hundreds in Georgia mourn Jewish soldier killed in Afghanistan

Jewish soldier killed in Afghanistan was 'the first one in, worried about the welfare of his troops.'JTA, 7/21/2018, 10:04 PM

There is an ongoing Pashtun genocide in Pakistan

Pashtuns all over the world are raising their voices hoping the campaign gains global attention and support, and several protests recently took place in the US and across Europe. Dana Soffi, 7/11/2018, 10:59 PM

U.S. strike in Afghanistan targets Taliban leader

U.S. officials confirm American strike in Afghanistan targeted Pakistani Taliban chief Maulana Fazlullah, but do not confirm he was killed.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/15/2018, 10:13 PM

Australian army unit flew Nazi flag on deployment

Australia confirms reports soldiers flew swastika flag from army vehicle, PM says soldiers were punished.David Rosenberg, 6/15/2018, 9:54 AM

Afghanistan: 9 dead, 35 wounded in car bomb explosion

At least nine killed in bomb attack and gunfire on government building in eastern city of Jalalabad.Mordechai Sones, 5/13/2018, 4:24 PM

21 killed in twin bombing attacks in Afghanistan

Journalists hit as twin bombings kill 21 in Kabul.David Rosenberg, 4/30/2018, 10:12 AM

ISIS suicide bombing kills 31 in Kabul

Islamic State terror groups strikes Afghanistan with suicide bombing, killing dozens.David Rosenberg, 4/22/2018, 3:36 PM

Trump: We won't allow the Taliban to win

Trump urges all countries to take "decisive action" against the Taliban following deadly attack in Kabul.Ben Ariel, 1/28/2018, 3:46 AM

Yeshiva graduate missing after Afghanistan hotel attack

American Jew reported missing after Taliban terrorists attack Kabul hotel.David Rosenberg, 1/23/2018, 10:34 AM

41 dead in ISIS attack in Afghanistan

Suicide bomber strikes Shiite cultural center in Kabul, killing at least 41 and wounding more than 80.Ben Ariel, 12/29/2017, 1:07 AM

Police officer who hugged terrorist was a 'hero'

Afghan police officer wraps terrorist in bear hug, reducing number of victims killed in explosion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2017, 12:44 AM

'Rape and authorizing of murder were because I refused offer'

Canadian man freed from five years of captivity in Afghanistan says captors raped his wife, authorized murder of his daughter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2017, 9:04 PM

Exposé: CNN and NYT ignored US Defense Secretary revelation on Taliban

Mattis said that Russia and Iran were arming the Taliban, but the two news outlets buried that bombshell in order to save the Obama Iran deal. Mark Langfan, 10/2/2017, 6:45 AM

Watch: 'Trump has the smarts to listen to his generals'

US Senator Lindsey Graham, an avowed opponent of President Trump, offered rare praise over his decision to reevaluate Afghanistan strategy.Tzvi Lev, 8/22/2017, 4:58 PM

John Bolton: 'Danger of a terrorist takeover of Afghanistan'

Former US Ambassador to the UN John Bolton says that there is still a danger of a terrorist takeover of Afghanistan.Tzvi Lev, 8/22/2017, 1:42 PM

'We will turn Afghanistan into an American graveyard'

Taliban terror group responds to Trump's speech indicating a new 'fight to win' strategy in Afghanistan and South Asia.Tal Polon, 8/22/2017, 9:16 AM

Trump announces new strategy for Afghanistan

Trump says military strategy in Afghanistan and South Asia will shift from time-based approach to one based on conditions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2017, 4:30 AM

Taliban claims to use Russian-issued weapons

Taliban leader claims Russia supplying terrorist group weapons through Iran.Gary Willig, 7/25/2017, 6:19 PM

ISIS leader in Afghanistan dead

Pentagon says U.S. forces killed leader of ISIS Afghanistan branch, known as ISIS-K.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/14/2017, 11:08 PM

Head of ISIS in Afghanistan killed in special raid

Head of ISIS branch in Afghanistan, Abdul Hasib, killed by Afghan and U.S. Special Forces.Ben Ariel, 5/8/2017, 4:38 AM

At least 36 ISIS terrorists dead in massive US bombing

Massive MOAB bomb attack against ISIS tunnel network in Afghanistan kills dozens of terrorists, Afghan military reports.David Rosenberg, 4/14/2017, 9:37 AM

US drops 'mother of all bombs' on ISIS in Afghanistan

The US has dropped the most powerful bomb ever used in conventional warfare on ISIS positions in Afghanistan.Uzi Baruch, 4/13/2017, 7:51 PM

Senior Al-Qaeda terrorist killed in Afghanistan

Pentagon: Strike in Afghanistan killed Al-Qaeda terrorist who was responsible for the death of two American service members.Elad Benari, 3/26/2017, 4:45 AM

ICC: Americans may have committed war crimes in Afghanistan

ICC prosecutors say there are preliminary grounds to believe U.S. forces committed war crimes in Afghanistan in 2003 and 2004.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2016, 3:09 AM

American soldier receives rare double arm transplant

Retired Marine Corps Sgt. John Peck received double arm transplant in August and appeared before cameras, for first time Wednesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2016, 1:57 PM

Cops nab NY bomber as more suspects keep coming to US

This one came from Afghanistan. He is a naturalized American citizen, naturally. Jack Engelhard, 9/20/2016, 9:01 AM

Terrorists strike American University of Afghanistan

Gunfire and explosions leave at least 1 dead, 14 wounded in university opened following defeat of Taliban after 2001.David Rosenberg, 8/24/2016, 8:37 PM

ISIS leader in Afghanistan and Pakistan killed in drone strike

Hafiz Saeed Khan, leader of ISIS branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan reportedly killed in drone strike.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/12/2016, 10:29 PM

In geography, Yitzchak Herzog plays to lose

The internet exploded after Opposition Leader Yitzchak Herzog couldn't get his countries right when congratulating Portugal's Euro 2016 win.Rachel Kaplan, 7/11/2016, 7:03 PM

Father of Florida terrorist supports Taliban against US

Seddique Mateen moved to US from Afghanistan, yet calls to imprison current Afghan leaders and praises US's enemies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2016, 7:57 AM

US journalist killed in Afghanistan Taliban ambush

David Gilkey becomes first US journalist outside the military killed in Afghan conflict, along with Afghan translator and driver.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2016, 10:13 AM

ISIS radio station in Afghanistan destroyed

"Voice of the Caliphate" station by ISIS branch in Afghanistan destroyed by American airstrikes.Ben Ariel, 2/3/2016, 3:45 AM

Putin has checkmated himself into a lose-lose Syrian debacle

There is no way Putin can come out a winner in the situation he has created for himself. Mark Langfan, 12/7/2015, 10:25 PM

Taliban releases recording to dispel rumors of leader's death

'There is no truth to the rumors that I was injured or killed in [Pakistan],' says man, allegedly Mullah Akhtar Mansour.Matt Wanderman, 12/5/2015, 10:56 PM

US admits to killing 30 in clinic due to 'human error'

Results of investigation reveal extent of snafu in US gunship shelling medical clinic in Afghanistan, thinking it was hitting Taliban.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2015, 10:28 PM

Netanyahu envisions 'three more Israels' in Mideast, N. Africa?

Outlining vision for countering Iranian conventional threat, prime minister curiously suggests 'Israels' near Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen.Gil Ronen, 11/11/2015, 8:34 AM

Taliban Claims Downing a US Army Plane

Taliban says it shot down military transport plane at key town on route of terror influx from Pakistan; NATO has yet to confirm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2015, 7:30 AM

Taliban Admits Publicly to Covering Up Leader's Death

Mullah Mohammed Omar has been dead since 2013, but the group kept a facade to attract more terrorists in the face of NATO forces.Tova Dvorin, 8/31/2015, 10:50 PM

Iran Sending Afghan Refugees as 'Cannon Fodder' for Assad

Iran exploiting Afghan Shi'ite refugees by coercing them to prop up Syrian regime for incentives, leading to many of their deaths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2015, 7:22 AM

'Wanted' Taliban Leader 'Has Been Dead for Years'

Afghan officials reveal Mullah Mohammed Omar, who has $10 million bounty on his head by US, died 2-3 years ago.Ari Yashar, 7/29/2015, 1:37 PM

Oops: 14 Afghan Soldiers Killed by US Airstrike

In what appears to be a damaging snafu, US strike hits army checkpoint in Taliban stronghold region of Kabul, killing 14 soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2015, 9:17 AM

1,200 Syrian, Afghan Refugees Flood Greece in Two Days

Greek authorities scramble to form policy on mass migration, fearing links to terrorism, repercussions.Tova Dvorin, 5/27/2015, 5:41 PM

Israeli Ally India Signs 'Huge' Deal With Israeli Enemy Iran

Iran will construct a new seaport that will lead to a 'huge' increase in trade between India, a close Israeli ally, and its enemy Iran.Yaakov Levi, 5/7/2015, 11:42 AM

US to Stop Managing Afghan Airspace by End of June

Contract from 2001 to run out as Afghan govt. refuses to pay for extension, making the country a de facto no-fly zone.Ari Yashar, 5/6/2015, 12:06 PM

Afghanistan's 'Jihad' Museum 'For the Sake of Peace'

Herat museum glorifies the 'martyrs' of the Soviet-Afghanistan war; organizers claim 'jihad' focus is to encourage peace.Tova Dvorin, 4/24/2015, 9:48 AM

U.S. to Compensate Families of Killed Hostages

The United States will compensate the families of two Al-Qaeda hostages killed in an operation near the Afghan-Pakistan border.Ben Ariel, 4/24/2015, 2:13 AM

Reuters' Afghanistan, Pakistan Bureau Chief Found Dead

Veteran journalist Maria Golovnina reportedly collapsed at Reuters' Islamabad offices Monday.Ari Soffer, 2/23/2015, 2:58 PM

Australia Warns ISIS May Expand into Afghanistan

At security summit between Australia and UK, assessments shared on possible ISIS spread into Taliban elements.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2015, 9:53 AM

Watch: BBC Reporter Too High on Heroin to Continue Reporting

BBC's Middle East correspondent finds out why it's never a good idea to report from in front of a burning pile of drugs.Arutz Sheva, 12/23/2014, 6:25 PM

Afghanistan Taliban Condemns Pakistan Taliban Over School Attack

Afghanistan Taliban says intentional killing of innocent people is "against the basics of Islam".Ben Ariel, 12/17/2014, 12:15 AM

Questions and Accusations as Bowe Bergdahl Arrives Home

Soldier returns to US soil amid new evidence that the US Army had horrific conditions and leadership in Afghanistan.Tova Dvorin, 6/13/2014, 2:19 PM

Watch: Taliban Releases Video of Captive US Soldier's Hand-Over

Footage shows Bowe Bergdahl escorted by armed Taliban guards, before being whisked away in US helicopter.Ari Soffer, 6/4/2014, 9:45 PM

Taliban Welcomes 'Victory' After US Exchange

Taliban leader issues rare public statement congratulating Islamists over US terrorist release; Afghan government livid over the swap.Tova Dvorin, 6/1/2014, 9:46 PM

Bergdahl Release Not Being Feted by All

Some Americans - from Army personnel to US Senators - are questioning what really brought home Taliban captive.Yaakov Levi, 6/1/2014, 2:52 PM

US Soldier Freed by Taliban

US Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl handed over to US forces in good health, in deal for five Afghan detainees.Arutz Sheva, 5/31/2014, 10:49 PM

White House Leaks Senior CIA Official's Name By Accident

Name of top intelligence official in Afghanistan mistakenly sent to 6,000 journalists in time for Obama's surprise visit to country.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 5/27/2014, 9:37 PM