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Taliban Car Bomb Targeting Elite Afghan Force Kills at Least 12 - New York Times

KABUL, Afghanistan — A large Taliban explosion targeting an elite Afghan militia force that has worked closely with the C.I.A. killed at least a dozen people on Saturday in the eastern part of the country, officials said. Gen. Faizullah Ghairat, the ...and more »

13 Dead As Taliban Car Bomber Hits CIA-Funded Afghan Forces - NDTV

Taliban continued with their annual spring offensive with a car bomb attack that killed 13 people. World | Agence France-Presse | Updated: May 27, 2017 18:47 IST. 19 Shares. EMAIL. PRINT. COMMENTS. 13 Dead As Taliban Car Bomber Hits CIA-Funded Afghan ...and more »

18 killed as car bomb rocks eastern Afghan town: official - Xinhua

Some civilians inspect the blast site in Khost city, eastern Afghanistan on May 27, 2017. At least 18 persons were killed Saturday when a suicide car bombing struck a crowded area in Afghanistan's eastern Khost city, a local security official said ...and more »

13 killed, 8 wounded in Khost city suicide attack - Khaama Press (press release) (blog)

At least thirteen people, all civilians were killed in a suicide attack in Khost city in Souteast of Afghanistan. The provincial police commandment confirmed the incident took place around 8:30 am local time after a suicide bomber detonated his ...and more »

Six Afghan Policemen Killed In Insider Attack - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

A policeman has shot and killed six of his colleagues at a checkpoint in the southern Afghan province of Zabul, local officials say. One police officer was also injured in the attack, which took place in Zabul's Shinkay district late on May 27, said ...and more »

Deadly car bomb attack rocks Afghanistan's Khost -

At least 18 people killed in a suicide car bomb attack in a crowded area of the eastern city of Khost. 27 May 2017. Map of Khost in Afghanistan [Al Jazeera]. A suicide car bomber has attacked Afghan police providing security to US forces in eastern ...and more »

Afghanistan attack: At least 18 dead in suicide bombing on first day of Ramadan - The Independent

At least 18 people, mostly civilians, were killed when a suicide car bomber targeted a convoy of provincial security forces in eastern Afghanistan, an Interior Ministry official said. Najib Danish, the ministry's deputy spokesman, said the target of ...and more »

Dozens dead in Afghanistan violence as Ramadan begins - Reuters

KABUL (Reuters) - A suspected suicide bomber killed as many as 14 people in Afghanistan on Saturday and fighting between militants and security forces left at least 36 people dead on the first day of Islam's holy Month of Ramadan. Damaged vehicles are ...and more »

Bomb blast kills Afghanis on first day of Ramadan - The New Arab

A huge car bomb has killed at least 18 people in eastern Afghanistan, mostly civilians marking the first day of Ramadan where Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset. Tags: Afghanistan, Kabul, Kosht, Taliban, Ramadan, Islamic State group. A bomb blast in ...and more »

At Least 12 Killed In Afghan Car Bombing - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

At least 12 people died in a car bombing in the eastern Afghan city of Khost on May 27, the first day of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Provincial police chief Faizullah Ghairat said 12 people were killed and eight others injured, adding that the ...and more »