A rocket fired amid fighting between Taliban insurgents and Afghan soldiers has killed at least 20 people at a wedding party in Afghanistan's southern Helmand Province.
Dozens of angry locals have taken to the streets of the capital of Afghanistan's southern Helmand Province after a rocket exploded at a wedding, killing at least 20 people and injuring more than 50.
Moscow says NATO continues to bear responsibility for the security situation in Afghanistan, even though the UN-mandated international security force ended its mission on December 28.
Afghan officials say gunmen traveling in vehicles loaded with explosives killed a policeman and two civilians when police stopped them on a road in the eastern province of Nangarhar.
Russia's special envoy for Afghanistan, Zamir Kabulov, has warned of "Islamists" in Afghanistan concentrating along the Tajik and Turkmen borders.
Russia is drafting a framework agreement that would govern supplies of weapons to Afghanistan.
The United States and NATO have formally ended their war in Afghanistan with a symbolic ceremony at their military headquarters in Kabul.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has dismissed several administrative officials in the western Herat Province.
Officials say at least three people have been killed and five others injured in a NATO air strike in a remote village in Afghanistan's eastern Logar Province.
U.S. President Barack Obama marked the end of more than a decade of combat in Afghanistan by paying tribute to America's military on Christmas Day.
The military chiefs of Afghanistan and Pakistan have agreed to coordinate military operations targeting Taliban bases along the two countries’ border.
An Iranian official says Tehran is considering new restrictions for thousands of Afghans seeking to reside in Iran.