Afghan Air Force Growth Pays Off in Fight Against Taliban, Official Sa

The Afghan air force has grown in capacity and proficiency as it continues to successfully target the Taliban across Afghanistan, the deputy air commander of NATO’s Resolute Support mission told Pentagon reporters. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Afghan Air Force Growth Pays Off in Fight Against…

Pak Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah killed in US drone strike

… and Afghan Taliban. Confirming the drone strike, Lieutenant Colonel Martin O … Pakistani surgeon who had helped CIA in tracking down Al … Kabul. Ahead of the American drone strike, Pakistan army chief … killing of Hakimullah in a drone strike in North Waziristan…

Pakistan has fundamental responsibility to address use of territory for terrorism US president’s De

Pakistan has a “fundamental responsibility” to address the use of its territory by malign actors like the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani network, a senior White House official has said. Lisa Curtis, the Deputy Assistant to the US president and Senior Director for South and…

South Asia Strategy in Afghanistan Shows Results, Nicholson Says

The South Asia strategy in Afghanistan has spawned intensified dialogue and a drop in Taliban violence, and the goal of the South Asia strategy is reconciliation, said Army Gen. John W. Nicholson, commander of NATO’s Resolute Support mission. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE South Asia Strategy…

DoD Official Refutes Taliban’s Claim of Controlling Afghan City

Despite claims from the Taliban that they now control the western Afghanistan city of Farah, the city has not fallen into their hands, the chief Pentagon spokesperson told reporters. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE DoD Official Refutes Taliban’s Claim of Controlling Afghan City

Senior Enlisted Leader Discusses Afghan Mission

To ensure Afghan security forces can continue to lead and take the fight to the Taliban, brigade and below levels need maintenance, sustainment and logistics training, the senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Senior…

Officials Note Progress in Afghanistan, Difficulty for Taliban

There is never going to be a better time for the Taliban to start talking with the Afghan government about peace, a Resolute Support official said in Afghanistan during a visit from the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Officials…

U S DEFENCE SECRETARY MATTIS ARRIVES IN KABUL ON UNANNOUNCED VISIT

Elements of the Taliban are open to talks with the Afghan government, US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday as he arrived in Kabul on an unannounced visit. Mattis’ remarks came as he flew into the war-torn city, weeks after Afghan President Ashraf Ghani unveiled…

US Drone Targeting Pakistani Taliban K!lls 21 In Afghanistan

This video shows you that US Drone Targeting Pakistani Taliban K!lls 21 In Afghanistan. Two mi$$iles fired from a U.S. drone hit a militant facility in neighboring Afghanistan, k!lling 21 insurgents, including the son of the head of the Pakistani Taliban, two Pakistani intelligence officials…