Your Search Returned 237 tagged news reports
The body of Afghan journalist Noor Ahmed Noori was found burned and mutilated in a plastic bag in Helmand province, officials said. Noori's body was found in a car salesman's yard in the provincial capital Lashkar Gah Thursday evening, the British
The Afghan authorities say a girl whose brother allegedly sent her on a suicide mission may be returned to her family, despite her plea for a new home. A presidential spokeswoman told the BBC the girl, thought to be about 10, would only be returned
When taken into custody the girl was not wearing explosives, Umar Zwak, the Spokesman for the Governor of Helmand Province told CNN after reviewing the initial investigation report.
Afghan Interior Ministry says police have arrested one country girl 8 years old when she first intends to perform a suicide attack in the southern province of Afghanistan, Helmand today 01/07/2014 . She called
Police have arrested a 10-year-old girl in Lashkar Gah, capital of Helmand province of Afghanistan - she had been converted into a suicide bomber by her Taliban brother and was directed to blow herself up in front of a police check point. <
GAH, Afghanistan In the Bost Hospital here, a teenage mother named Bibi Sherina sits on a bed in the severe acute malnutrition ward with her two children. Ahmed, at just 3 months old, looks bigger than his emaciated brother Mohammad, who is a year
British Prime Minister David Cameron faced criticism yesterday for saying that foreign troops had accomplished their mission of providing security in Afghanistan, in an echo of former US president George W Bush's much-derided comments on Iraq in 2003.
Afghanistan (AP) A government official in Afghanistan says three bombs have exploded in rapid succession in southern Helmand province, injuring five people. Omar Zawaq, spokesman for Helmand's governor, says the remote-controlled bombs exploded
Friday 08 November 2013 Transition was the watchword in Helmand in the summer and autumn of 2011. The West's exit strategy was under way, the political appetite for investing more blood and treasure in the long war had waned. I witnessed the handing
A British soldier killed in a suicide blast while on patrol in Afghanistan has been named as father-of-two Ian Fisher. The 42-year-old died from a "vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (IED)" in the Kamparak area, near the provincial capital