Daily Archives: January 28, 2018

Kabul Suicide Car Bomb Kills 95, Wounds More Than 160

A suicide car bomb Saturday ripped through a crowded area outside a government building in Kabul, Afghanistan, killing at least 95 people and wounding more than 163 others.

The Health Ministry confirmed the casualty toll.

Thick, dark smoke …

Afghanistan Observes National Day of Mourning as Toll Rises

Afghanistan is holding a national day of mourning Sunday, the day after insurgents used an explosives-laden ambulance to carry out a deadly attack outside a government building in Kabul.

Officials said Sunday the death toll has risen to 103 people, …

Afghanistan Observes National Day of Mourning as Toll Rises

Afghanistan is holding a national day of mourning Sunday, the day after insurgents used an explosives-laden ambulance to carry out a deadly attack outside a government building in Kabul.

Officials said Sunday the death toll has risen to 103 people, …

US Accepts More Refugees from Australian Offshore Camps

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA A second group of refugees to be resettled in the United States from Australia’s offshore immigration centers has left Papua New Guinea. Washington has agreed to take up to 1,250 migrants held in Australian-run processing camps in the …

Taliban’s Threat Forces Dozens of Families to Flee Farah Province in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, AND FARAH (AFGHANISTAN) Unrest caused by the Taliban has forced dozens of families in Afghanistan’s western Farah province to flee to neighboring areas.

Internally-displaced families accuse the Taliban overrunning a number of Afghan security check posts and killing Afghan …

UN Peacekeeper Killed in Democratic Republic of the Congo

A United Nations peacekeeper from Pakistan was killed in an ambush Saturday in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He was deployed with the U.N. Stabilization Mission in the DRC, also know by its French acronym, MONUSCO.

Members of an …