KABUL, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) -- A powerful explosion occurred near the Kabul International Airport in the northern suburbs of Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday, sources said.
Taliban rocket attack kills 6 Afghans
KABUL, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- Rocket attack by Taliban militants on a village in Afghanistan's Northwest Badghis province claimed the lives of six civilians on Monday night, the Interior Ministry said in a statement released here on Tuesday.
"Six innocent civilians were martyred as a rocket fired by Taliban militants slammed into a house in Balamirghab district last night killing six innocent civilians," the statement added. Full story
Afghan intelligence agency arrest 22 militants
KABUL, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- Afghan intelligence agency has captured 22 militants over the past two weeks, according to a statement released by National Directorate for Security (NDS) Tuesday.
"Personnel of NDS have captured 22 terrorists including seven suicide bombers from Kabul and adjoining provinces of Parwan, Kapisa and Wardak and thus foiled possible terrorist attacks," the statement added. Full story