U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman by phone on Monday to discuss the situations in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan and Yemen, the U.S. State Department said in a statement.
Reuters. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:14:47 -0400.
An agreement between the Government of Uzbekistan and the Government of Afghanistan on cooperation in transit of goods entered into force on 2 August 2018. This was reported by the press service of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry.
Uzbekistan Daily. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:12:54 +0500.
An attack hit a joint NATO and Afghan patrol north of Kabul. A Taliban assault continued in Uruzgan Province. And an Afghan soldier died trying to stop a bombing in Jalalabad.
Mujib Mashal and Jawad Sukhanyar. New York Times. Sun, 05 Aug 2018 22:49:33 GMT.
A suicide bombing claimed by the Taliban killed three Czech soldiers on patrol in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, the deadliest assault on NATO troops for many months. ...
Yahoo. Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:35:31 -0400.
Three Czech service members were killed by a suicide bombing in eastern Afghanistan Sunday, NATO said. In addition, one American service member and two Afghan soldiers were injured.
James Doubek. NPR. Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:33:47 -0400.
It has been four decades since Mr Manohar Singh Khaneja and his family fled Jalalabad in eastern Afghanistan for the safer environs of India's capital, New Delhi. Exiled from his homeland, Mr Khaneja's longing for it has not waned.
Straits Times. Sat, 04 Aug 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
Facts About Afghanistan
The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is a landlocked, mountainous country
which is located in south central Asia. Its capital city is Kabul,
and its national currency is the Afghani.
In 2007, Afghanistan's estimated population was 31,890,000, and the
primary languages used in Afghanistan are Dari and Pashto.