Top Stories

Monitor: Tight security hinders oversight of US Afghan aid - Stars and Stripes;

Monitor: Tight security hinders oversight of US Afghan aid - Stars and Stripes

Stars and StripesMonitor: Tight security hinders oversight of US Afghan aidStars and StripesIn this Monday, July 31, 2017 photo, an Afghan man ride his bicycle walks past blast walls in Kabul, Afghanistan. A U.S. watchdog says unprecedented security restrictions are making it difficult to monitor Afghanistan projects that are costing hundreds ...and more »

Watchdog: Tight security hinders oversight of US Afghan aid - Houston Chronicle;

Watchdog: Tight security hinders oversight of US Afghan aid - Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleWatchdog: Tight security hinders oversight of US Afghan aidHouston ChronicleIn this Monday, July 31, 2017 photo, an Afghan man ride his bicycle walks past blast walls in Kabul, Afghanistan. A U.S. watchdog says unprecedented security restrictions are making it difficult to monitor ... more. Photo: Rahmat Gul, AP. Image 2 of 3 ...and more »

Daesh militants attack Iraqi embassy in Afghan - Middle East Monitor;

Daesh militants attack Iraqi embassy in Afghan - Middle East Monitor

Middle East MonitorDaesh militants attack Iraqi embassy in AfghanMiddle East MonitorFour suspected militants were killed in a gun-and-bomb attack on the Iraqi Embassy in capital Kabul Monday, according to senior Afghan and Iraqi officials. Daesh has claimed the attack. The Iraqi Embassy is located outside the diplomatic enclave close ...and more »

ISIL Claims Attack On Iraqi Embassy In Kabul - malaysiandigest.com

ISIL Claims Attack On Iraqi Embassy In Kabulmalaysiandigest.comThe Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing and a gun attack on the Iraqi embassy in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has claimed ...and more »

Islamic State attacks Iraqi Embassy in Kabul - Philly.com;

Islamic State attacks Iraqi Embassy in Kabul - Philly.com

Philly.comIslamic State attacks Iraqi Embassy in KabulPhilly.comSecurity forces arrive at the site of a complex attack in Kabul. Afghan police say the car bombing targeted the Iraqi Embassy in central Kabul. It was followed by gunfire. by Amir Shah, Associated Press. KABUL, Afghanistan — The Islamic State group ...and more »

IS claims attack on Iraq embassy in Kabul - Pakistan Observer

IS claims attack on Iraq embassy in KabulPakistan ObserverA suicide bomber blew himself up outside the Iraqi embassy in Kabul on Monday and militants breached the compound in a complex hours-long attack claimed by the militant Islamic State (IS) group, said Afghan officials. All the attackers had been killed ...and more »

Daish attack on Iraqi embassy in Kabul leaves six dead - Astro Awani;

Daish attack on Iraqi embassy in Kabul leaves six dead - Astro Awani

Astro AwaniDaish attack on Iraqi embassy in Kabul leaves six deadAstro AwaniA suicide bomb attack followed by a gunfight at the Iraqi embassy in Kabul left six people dead on Monday. The incident took place at around 11:10 Monday morning when a suicide bomber blew himself up near the entrance of the Iraqi embassy, located in ...and more »

Daesh suicide bomber attacks Iraqi Embassy in Kabul; - Arab News;

Daesh suicide bomber attacks Iraqi Embassy in Kabul; - Arab News

Arab NewsDaesh suicide bomber attacks Iraqi Embassy in Kabul;Arab NewsAn Afghan policeman sets up a perimeter at the site of an explosion in Kabul on July 31, 2017. Afghan security sources said a suicide blast had hit the front of Iraq's embassy in the Kabul. (AFP). JEDDAH: Daesh on Monday attacked the Iraqi Embassy in ...and more »

Arab parliament condemns IS attack against Iraqi embassy in Kabul - Xinhua

Arab parliament condemns IS attack against Iraqi embassy in KabulXinhuaCAIRO, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Arab Parliament Speaker Mashaal al-Salami on Monday strongly condemned the attack against the Iraqi Embassy in Kabul, which was carried out by Islamic State (IS) terror group. Al-Salmi affirmed in a press statement Parliament ...and more »

Kabul: Two Afghan workers for the Iraqi Embassy killed in attack - Business Standard

Kabul: Two Afghan workers for the Iraqi Embassy killed in attackBusiness StandardTwo Afghan workers for the Iraqi Embassy in Kabul were killed on Monday after few gunmen launched an attack. Najib Danish, a spokesman for the Afghan Interior Ministry, has said three police officers were also wounded in the attack. Danish said a ...and more »

ISIS attacks Iraqi embassy in Afghanistan - The Asian Age;

ISIS attacks Iraqi embassy in Afghanistan - The Asian Age

The Asian AgeISIS attacks Iraqi embassy in AfghanistanThe Asian AgeSecurity forces at the site of a suicide attack on Iraq embassy in Kabul on Monday. (Photo: AP). Kabul: A suicide bomber blew himself up outside the Iraqi embassy in Kabul Monday and militants breached the compound, Afghan officials said, in a complex ...and more »

Daesh targets Iraq embassy in Kabul; all four attackers killed - Saudi Gazette;

Daesh targets Iraq embassy in Kabul; all four attackers killed - Saudi Gazette

Saudi GazetteDaesh targets Iraq embassy in Kabul; all four attackers killedSaudi GazetteAfghan security arrive at the site of a suicide blast near Iraq's embassy in Kabul on Monday. — AFP. Afghan security arrive at the site of a suicide blast near Iraq's embassy in Kabul on Monday. — AFP. KABUL — Daesh (the so-called Islamic State ...and more »

Searching for a way out of Afghanistan - LA Daily News;

Searching for a way out of Afghanistan - LA Daily News

LA Daily NewsSearching for a way out of AfghanistanLA Daily NewsSecurity forces respond at the site of a suicide attack followed by a clash between Afghanistan's forces and Islamic State fighters during an attack on the Iraq embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 31, 2017. (AP Photos/Massoud Hossaini). By The ...and more »

Islamic State claims Kabul attack, 7 dead - SBS

Islamic State claims Kabul attack, 7 deadSBSIslamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack on the Iraqi embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. Source: AAP. 3 HOURS AGO. Militant group Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack on the Iraqi embassy in Kabul that began with a suicide ...and more »

IS claims deadly attack against Iraqi embassy in Kabul - FRANCE 24;

IS claims deadly attack against Iraqi embassy in Kabul - FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24IS claims deadly attack against Iraqi embassy in KabulFRANCE 24The Islamic State group targeted the Iraqi Embassy in Kabul on Monday, with a suicide bomber blowing himself up outside the gates, followed by three gunmen who stormed into the building. The assault set off a four-hour firefight that ended only after ...and more »

Islamic State claims Kabul attack on Iraqi embassy - The Tribune;

Islamic State claims Kabul attack on Iraqi embassy - The Tribune

The TribuneIslamic State claims Kabul attack on Iraqi embassyThe TribuneA suicide bomber blew himself up outside the Iraqi embassy in Kabul today and militants breached the compound, Afghan officials said, in a complex hours-long attack claimed by the Islamic State group. All the attackers had been killed and the compound ...and more »

Egypt denounces militant attack on Iraqi embassy in Kabul - Ahram Online;

Egypt denounces militant attack on Iraqi embassy in Kabul - Ahram Online

Ahram OnlineEgypt denounces militant attack on Iraqi embassy in KabulAhram OnlineEgypt denounces the militant attack carried out on Monday against the Iraqi embassy in Kabul, where one Afghani soldier was injured, the Egyptian foreign ministry said in a statement. The ministry expressed Egypt's solidarity with the Iraqi government ...and more »

Afghanistan: UN Mission condemns suicide attack against Iraqi embassy in Kabul - UN News Centre;

Afghanistan: UN Mission condemns suicide attack against Iraqi embassy in Kabul - UN News Centre

UN News CentreAfghanistan: UN Mission condemns suicide attack against Iraqi embassy in KabulUN News Centre31 July 2017 – The United Nations political mission in Afghanistan today denounced an attack on the embassy of Iraq saying it is another attack aimed at the international community but where Afghan civilians bear the brunt of the violence. “This attack ...and more »

Farmer suicides rise in India as climate warms, study shows - Tri-City Herald

Farmer suicides rise in India as climate warms, study showsTri-City HeraldWhen Rani's husband died by drinking pesticide, he left the family in debt. But even if they could pay off the loans, Rani said their farming days are over. "There are no rains," said the 44-year-old woman from drought-stricken Tamil Nadu, one of ...and more »

2 Die in Attack on Iraqi Embassy in Kabul by Islamic State - New York Times;

2 Die in Attack on Iraqi Embassy in Kabul by Islamic State - New York Times

New York Times2 Die in Attack on Iraqi Embassy in Kabul by Islamic StateNew York TimesSecurity forces at the site of an attack at the Iraqi Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Monday. Credit Omar Sobhani/Reuters. KABUL, Afghanistan — Attackers entered the grounds of the Iraqi Embassy in Kabul, the Afghan capital, after a suicide bomber ...and more »