Afghanistan's intelligence agency, National Directorate of Security, on Wednesday named mixed martial arts fighter Ahmad Wali Hotak as its honorary ambassador.
About 300 Marines from the United States are en route to Afghanistan's southern Helmand province to help reverse Taliban gains in the strategic province, it was reported Tuesday.
Afghan Defense Ministry on Wednesday confirmed that the Taliban's shadow governor for northern Baghlan province had been killed.
An Indian army officer based at embassy in Kabul has been dismissed over allegations he possessed unauthorized weapons, Indian media reported Wednesday.
Afghan First Lady Rula Ghani on Tuesday said that children should be protected against child marriage.
Afghan ambassador to Pakistan, Omar Zakhilwal, has demanded Islamabad to hand over Taliban leaders to Kabul.
The United States National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster discussed the situation in Afghanistan in meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Tuesday.
Pakistani nationals constitute majority of deaths caused by Thursday's 'mother of all bombs' strike carried out by the United States in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province, a security source told 1TV Tuesday.
Ahmad Zia Massoud on Tuesday strongly reacted to his dismissal as President Ashraf Ghani's Special Representative on Reforms and Good Governance.
President Ghani fired his special envoy for reform and good governance, statement by ARG