Taliban increase tempo of attacks near Kabul

Even as the Taliban and the Afghan government are on the verge of entering into direct peace talks, the insurgent group has increased its attacks and activities in Kabul city's neighbouring districts

August 24, 2020 Read More

IS increases focus on prisons

IS has told its members that freeing prisoners is a top priority, as the group seeks to capitalise on the "success" of its recent attack on a prison in east Afghanistan. IS made the call in the latest issue of its weekly newspaper al-Naba, via the messaging apps Hoop and Telegram. 

August 7, 2020 Read More