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Afghanistan – Attack on the Supreme Court (February 7, 2017) - France Diplomatie (press release)

France condemns in the strongest possible terms the attack on the Afghan Supreme Court on February 7, which took the lives of at least 20 people, particularly employees of the country's highest judicial institution, and left many injured. This act was ...and more »

Bomb Blast Outside Afghanistan Supreme Court, At Least 20 Dead - The Wire

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of a bomb blast in Kabul, Afghanistan February 7, 2017. Credit: Reuters. Kabul: At least 20 people were killed on Tuesday in a bomb blast outside the Supreme Court in the centre of the Afghan capital, government ...and more »

Suicide bomber strikes Afghan Supreme Court, killing 19 - PBS NewsHour

KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bomber struck an entrance to Afghanistan's Supreme Court on Tuesday, killing at least 19 people in the latest in a series of attacks on the country's judiciary. The attacker was on foot, and targeted a side door as court ...and more »

6 Red Cross staff killed in Afghanistan, 2 others missing in attack blamed on Islamic State loyalists - Los Angeles Times

Six Afghan staff members of the International Committee of the Red Cross were shot and killed and two others abducted in northern Afghanistan on Wednesday, officials said. The killings took place as the Red Cross convoy was distributing livestock in a ...and more »

Dozens killed in suicide blast at Afghanistan's supreme court - The Guardian

Afghan police officers arrive at the site of a bomb blast in Kabul. Photograph: Omar Sobhani/Reuters. Afghanistan. Dozens killed in suicide blast at Afghanistan's supreme court. Afghan president condemns attack, which happened as judicial staff were ...and more »

Russia To Host Meeting On Afghanistan Conflict, Push To Include Taliban - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Russia said it will convene a conference of regional powers this month on settling the Afghanistan conflict and push again to include the Taliban. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov confirmed on February 7 during a press conference with his counterpart ...and more »

Bombing Near Afghan Supreme Court in Kabul Kills and Wounds Dozens - New York Times

KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bombing near the offices of the Afghan Supreme Court in central Kabul during the evening rush hour on Tuesday killed more than a dozen people and wounded many more, officials said. Witnesses said a suicide bomber walked ...and more »

India to participate in Afghanistan meeting in Moscow - Russia and India Report

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov with his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj. Source: Alexander Shcherbak/TASS. The international meeting will look at solutions to problems in Afghanistan. Russia also reiterated its support of the current ...and more »

Suicide blast near Kabul Supreme Court kills dozens -

A suspected suicide bomber has targeted the Supreme Court building in the Afghan capital, Kabul, killing at least 20 people, according to officials. Ismail Kawasi, the public health ministry spokesman, said 41 people were also wounded in Tuesday's ...and more »

20 killed in Afghanistan Supreme Court suicide bombing - The Hindu

Security forces stand guard at the site of a a suicide attack on the Supreme Court in Kabul on Tuesday. AFP. KABUL, February 07, 2017 18:11 IST. Updated: February 07, 2017 20:01 IST. more-in. A suicide bomber on foot detonated as employees were ...and more »