Tuesday 9 August 2022
August 07, 2022
Three Senior Pakistani Taliban Commanders Killed In Blast In Afghanistan
Three senior commanders of the Tehrik-e Taliban (TTP) -- also known as the Pakistani Taliban -- have been killed in a blast in southeastern Afghanistan, dealing a heavy blow to the militant group, sources told RFE/RL's Radio Mashaal on August 7.
August 06, 2022
New Blast Shakes Kabul, Killing At Least Two And Injuring 22
An explosion has ripped through a mostly Shi’ite area of Kabul, killing at least two people and injuring 22 others in the second blast in two days in the Afghan capital that has been claimed by Sunni-led Islamic State (IS) militants.
August 05, 2022
Pakistan Braces For More Heavy Rains After Hundreds Die In Month Of Flash Floods
The heaviest monsoon rains that Pakistan has seen in three decades have triggered flash floods that have killed hundreds of people, and meteorologists are warning that more heavy rains are still to come.
August 04, 2022
Taliban Claims It Was 'Unaware' Zawahri Was In Afghanistan, Launches Investigation
The Taliban says it is investigating “claims” that Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri was killed in a U.S. drone strike in Kabul and said it had no information about him "entering and living" in the Afghan capital.
August 04, 2022
Former U.S. Diplomats Urge UN To Reimpose Travel Ban On Taliban Leaders
A group of former U.S. ambassadors has called on the United Nations to reimpose travel restrictions on Taliban leaders in response to the radical group increasingly reverting to its practices from the years when it first ruled Afghanistan.
August 02, 2022
Pakistan Ex-PM Khan's Party Received Illegal Funding From Abroad, Electoral Body Says
Pakistan's electoral body has found that former Prime Minister Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehrik-e Insaf party received illegal funding from abroad, a ruling that could lead to both Khan and his party being banned from politics. The PTI has denied any wrongdoing.
Three Senior Pakistani Taliban Commanders Killed In Blast In Afghanistan2
Al-Qaeda Chief Killed In Posh Kabul Neighborhood Largely Built With U.S. Taxpayer Money3
Cash-Strapped Taliban 'Exploiting' Afghanistan's Natural Resources To Boost Revenue4
'They Call Us Infidels': Former Afghan Soldiers Still Live In Hiding To Avoid Taliban Retribution5
Body Of Pakistani Military Officer Abducted In Balochistan Found6
Pakistani Military Officer Abducted In Balochistan7
Exclusive: German Foreign Minister Says Women In Afghanistan Experiencing 'Biggest Violation Of Rights On Earth'8
Surge In Targeted Killings In Northwestern Pakistan Aims To 'Silence Dissenting Voices'9
Tajikistan Concerned By Provocative Taliban Watchtower On Border10
Pakistani Rupee Falls To Record Low Against Dollar, Stoking Inflation Fears