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Watch: US apologizes for botched strike that killed 10 civilians

Watch: US apologizes for botched strike that killed 10 civilians

Top US general admits that a drone strike targeting suspected suicide bomber in Kabul ended up killing 10 civilians - 7 of them kids.Arutz Sheva News, 19/09/2021 11:24
Watch: Dogs left behind after US pullout from Afghanistan get new handlers

Watch: Dogs left behind after US pullout from Afghanistan get new handlers

While the Pentagon has denied abandoning the dogs during the chaotic withdrawal, they will reportedly be put back to work by the Taliban.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2021 15:42
Watch: Russian TV inspects Kabul Airport

Watch: Russian TV inspects Kabul Airport

A correspondent for RT takes a tour of the airport left behind by American troops, claims US army dogs are in the service of the Taliban.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/09/2021 10:04
The outrages keep coming.

The outrages keep coming.

We’re supposed to believe abandoned Americans chose to stay. Who would want to trade downtown Kabul for New York anyway? Op-ed.Jack Engelhard, 03/09/2021 10:30
Facebook deletes account of Kabul victim's mother after she criticizes Biden

Facebook deletes account of Kabul victim's mother after she criticizes Biden

Instagram account of mother of US soldier killed in Kabul bombing deleted after she pens post criticizing Biden's conduct and blaming him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2021 20:02
Who is ISIS-K - the group behind the Kabul Airport attack?

Who is ISIS-K - the group behind the Kabul Airport attack?

ISIS-K took responsibility for the suicide bombing at Hamid Karzai International Airport that claimed the lives of 13 U.S. servicemen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2021 13:59
Taliban storm Kabul TV station, terrorize news anchor

Taliban storm Kabul TV station, terrorize news anchor

A Kabul-based TV program became home to a Taliban propaganda hit when militants stormed the station.Eitan Divinsky, 31/08/2021 21:11
Watch: Exclusive interview with Taliban leader

Watch: Exclusive interview with Taliban leader

Taliban head Anas Haqqani blames Americans for destroying Kabul airport, claims Taliban 'didn't destroy anything.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2021 20:16
U.S. army disables planes, missile systems before leaving Kabul

U.S. army disables planes, missile systems before leaving Kabul

The US army left as little as possible in the hands of the Taliban before leaving the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2021 16:13
US strike thwarts Afghan-ISIS attack in Kabul

US strike thwarts Afghan-ISIS attack in Kabul

US drone took out "multiple suicide bombers" heading for Kabul airport. Forces remain on high alert.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 19:08
Eyewitness to bombing: 'There were bodies everywhere'

Eyewitness to bombing: 'There were bodies everywhere'

An eyewitness to the Aug. 26 suicide bombing at Kabul airport says he had blood all over his clothes helping evacuate the wounded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 14:08
Watch: Erdogan says Taliban offered him control of Kabul Airport

Watch: Erdogan says Taliban offered him control of Kabul Airport

Turkey alleges its considering Taliban request to help operate Kabul airport after Western forces withdraw.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 10:25
Taliban: 'Very sorry about Kabul bombing'

Taliban: 'Very sorry about Kabul bombing'

Taliban spokesman expresses his apology for the bombing while laying the blame with the U.S., repeats warning to leave country by the 31st.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 07:51
Netanyahu: American soldiers died to secure our common civilization

Netanyahu: American soldiers died to secure our common civilization

Opposition Leader and former Israeli Premier Benjamin Netanyahu sends condolences to families of 13 US soldiers killed in Kabul bombing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2021 12:32
Biden: America will not be intimidated

Biden: America will not be intimidated

President Biden following terror attack on Hamid Karzai International Airport: The victims were heroes, we will hunt down the perpetrators.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2021 00:25
ISIS claims responsibility for Kabul bombings

ISIS claims responsibility for Kabul bombings

Islamic State posts picture of one of the suicide bombers who killed at least 70 people at the Kabul airport.Gary Willig, 26/08/2021 22:44
Kabul bombing will not change US withdrawal timetable

Kabul bombing will not change US withdrawal timetable

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin says deadly bombings will not "dissuade" US from withdrawing. 'To do less would dishonor their sacrifice.'Gary Willig, 26/08/2021 22:23
NATO Secretary General condemns Kabul airport suicide bombing

NATO Secretary General condemns Kabul airport suicide bombing

Suicide blast killed over 60 Afghans and at least 12 US troops.Dan Verbin, 26/08/2021 21:52
12 US troops among those killed in Kabul suicide bombing

12 US troops among those killed in Kabul suicide bombing

Officials confirm US servicemen among those who lost their lives in bombings at Kabul airport.Gary Willig, 26/08/2021 20:35
Afghan translator: Baby girl died in my arms after Kabul explosion

Afghan translator: Baby girl died in my arms after Kabul explosion

Translator watched girl die in his arms in aftermath of bombing, began transporting other injured victims to hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2021 18:54
Biden-Bennett meeting pushed off following Kabul blast

Biden-Bennett meeting pushed off following Kabul blast

US pushes off first meeting between new PM and President in light of deadly bombing at Kabul airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2021 18:15
70 killed in Kabul airport suicide bombing

70 killed in Kabul airport suicide bombing

10 US soldiers among the dead as explosion rocks only airport evacuating people out of Afghanistan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2021 16:52
Evacuation chaos: No way of knowing if all Americans will leave

Evacuation chaos: No way of knowing if all Americans will leave

With thousands massed at Kabul airport in the hope of fleeing the Taliban, Biden promised to evacuate all US citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2021 09:14
Report: 'Friendly fire' incident at Kabul airport

Report: 'Friendly fire' incident at Kabul airport

An unknown sniper fired at former Afghan soldiers at Kabul airport, resulting in friendly fire between coalition soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/08/2021 22:57
Mayor of Kabul: Taliban called to say they wanted me on the job

Mayor of Kabul: Taliban called to say they wanted me on the job

Kabul’s Mayor appears to be keeping his post, says that things there are 'returning to normal' in wake of the Taliban takeover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/08/2021 14:01
Watch: Afghans make desperate dash for freedom

Watch: Afghans make desperate dash for freedom

Chaotic scenes at the evacuation center outside Kabul airport - (Sky News via AP) Warning: Graphic violenceArutz Sheva News, 22/08/2021 10:08
Report: Blinken was warned last month about collapse of Kabul

Report: Blinken was warned last month about collapse of Kabul

State Department cable last month warned top officials of the potential collapse of Kabul after US withdrawal from Afghanistan.Elad Benari, 20/08/2021 03:44
Human remains found in wheel well of US plane that left Kabul

Human remains found in wheel well of US plane that left Kabul

Human remains were found in the wheel well of a C17 Globemaster that took off from Kabul.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2021 10:55
Report: US government has no plan in place to evacuate Americans outside of Kabul

Report: US government has no plan in place to evacuate Americans outside of Kabul

Questions are being raised about the safety of Americans unable to travel through Taliban checkpoints to reach the Kabul airport.Dan Verbin, 18/08/2021 17:52
Afghanistan: Taliban ride through Kabul flaunting weapons

Afghanistan: Taliban ride through Kabul flaunting weapons

Taliban members ride through city of Kabul after Taliban again takes control of Afghanistan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2021 10:28
Watch: Taliban 'takes over' the amusement park

Watch: Taliban 'takes over' the amusement park

In a video from Kabul Taliban members are seen riding bumper cars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2021 09:40
'When allowed by politicians - you killed the enemy'

'When allowed by politicians - you killed the enemy'

"The disaster in Kabul", says Congressman Chip Roy, "is the direct consequence of the failed leadership of American politicians".Arutz Sheva, 16/08/2021 22:39
2 killed falling from US plane fleeing Afghanistan

2 killed falling from US plane fleeing Afghanistan

Desperate Afghanis chase, cling to US military aircraft as it takes off from Kabul airport amid Taliban takeover of Afghanistan.Gary Willig, 16/08/2021 17:56
Kabul Mayor: US withdrawal from Afghanistan 'not brave'

Kabul Mayor: US withdrawal from Afghanistan 'not brave'

Mayor of Afghanistan capital says history will judge American pullout cruelly after city seized by the Taliban.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2021 15:52
Chaos at Kabul airport as Taliban seize control

Chaos at Kabul airport as Taliban seize control

Crowds packed the tarmac at Kabul airport to flee the Afghan capital as Taliban began taking over the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2021 12:19
US lowers flag on its embassy in Kabul

US lowers flag on its embassy in Kabul

Embassy staff relocated staff to airport, where US forces are taking over air traffic control.Ben Ariel, 16/08/2021 05:03
Watch: Explosions above Kabul as US evacuates remaining staff

Watch: Explosions above Kabul as US evacuates remaining staff

Plumes of smoke rose above the US embassy in Kabul and gunfire was heard around the city, as Taliban militants entered the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/08/2021 12:49
Watch: Explosions hit fortified neighborhood of Kabul

Watch: Explosions hit fortified neighborhood of Kabul

Footage shows explosions rocking Kabul's fortified 'green zone' during Taliban advance on capital city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2021 22:46
Officer ducks Taliban bullets after vowing 'fight to the end'

Officer ducks Taliban bullets after vowing 'fight to the end'

Taliban insurgents seizing more territory in a dash for Kabul following international troops pullout from Afghanistan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2021 08:41
Biden to provide Taliban power-sharing after US pullout?

Biden to provide Taliban power-sharing after US pullout?

US troops have been stationed in Afghanistan for nearly 20 years but the second they return home, the Taliban is likely to overrun Kabul.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/03/2021 14:49
ISIS claims attack at wedding reception in Afghanistan

ISIS claims attack at wedding reception in Afghanistan

Suicide bomber kills 63, wounds 182 at wedding party in Kabul.Elad Benari, 19/08/2019 04:14
21 killed in twin bombing attacks in Afghanistan

21 killed in twin bombing attacks in Afghanistan

Journalists hit as twin bombings kill 21 in Kabul.David Rosenberg, 30/04/2018 10:12
ISIS suicide bombing kills 31 in Kabul

ISIS suicide bombing kills 31 in Kabul

Islamic State terror groups strikes Afghanistan with suicide bombing, killing dozens.David Rosenberg, 22/04/2018 15:36
Florida synagogue officer killed in Kabul hotel attack

Florida synagogue officer killed in Kabul hotel attack

Spokesman for ex-Trump adviser who was active in his local Jewish community one of four Americans killed in Taliban terror attack.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2018 12:48
Yeshiva graduate missing after Afghanistan hotel attack

Yeshiva graduate missing after Afghanistan hotel attack

American Jew reported missing after Taliban terrorists attack Kabul hotel.David Rosenberg, 23/01/2018 10:34
41 dead in ISIS attack in Afghanistan

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, 29/12/2017 01:07
Terrorists attack Afghan hospital - while dressed as doctors

Terrorists attack Afghan hospital - while dressed as doctors

Three are dead and 54 wounded after terrorists entered a hospital in Kabul. ISIS claimed responsibility.Tal Polon, 08/03/2017 12:19
Terror strikes American University of Afghanistan

Terror strikes 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, 24/08/2016 20:37
Oops: 14 Afghan Soldiers Killed by US Airstrike

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, 20/07/2015 09:17
First Female Police Chief in Afghanistan

First Female Police Chief in Afghanistan

A landmark move for women: Afghanistan appoints its first-ever female police chief.Tova Dvorin, 19/01/2014 13:38
Suicide Bomber Strikes Near US Embassy in Kabul

Suicide Bomber Strikes Near US Embassy in Kabul

A suicide car bomber struck near US embassy in Kabul on Tuesday, killing at least eight people and wounding 20.Rina Tzvi , 11/06/2013 17:50
Suicide Bomb follows Obama’s New Day’ Visit

Suicide Bomb follows Obama’s New Day’ Visit

Suicide terrorists targeted Kabul hours after Obama announced in a surprise visit a “new day” has arrived in the war on terror.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 02/05/2012 08:02
Shiite Shrine Bombings Kill 58, Wound 150 in Kabul

Shiite Shrine Bombings Kill 58, Wound 150 in Kabul

Twin bombings targeting Shiite worshipers in Kabul and Mazar-i-Sharif have resulted in mass casualties. Gabe Kahn., 06/12/2011 21:07
Taliban Touts Kabul Siege

Taliban Touts Kabul Siege

Taliban leaders hailed the 20-hour siege that ended with at least fourteen dead in Kabul this week as a sign of their strength and reach.Gabe Kahn., 15/09/2011 16:19
Kabul Siege Ends With 14 Dead

Kabul Siege Ends With 14 Dead

A 19 hour standoff between NATO-backed Afghan security and Taliban insurgents in the capital of Kabul has come to an end with 14 killed.Gabe Kahn., 14/09/2011 18:06
One Dead as Taliban Attacks US Embassy in Kabul

One Dead as Taliban Attacks US Embassy in Kabul

Taliban terrorists with suicide vests attacked the US embassy and NATO headquarters in Kabul. At least one policeman is dead. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 13/09/2011 13:21
Terrorists Attack Afghan Hotel

Terrorists Attack Afghan Hotel

At least 10 people are dead after Taliban terrorists, among them suicide bombers, attacked the InterContinental hotel in Afghanistan's capital.Elad Benari, 29/06/2011 00:30