A roadside bomb has killed an Afghan official, and three others, in the latest in a wave of assassinations by the Taliban, while an airstrike killed the Taliban ‘shadow governor’ for an eastern province.
Taliban suicide bombers have killed at least two people, before being shot dead, in an attack on a court in Afghanistan.
A building, a guest house popular with foreigners, in an upmarket area of the Afghanistan capital, Kabul, has been stormed by gunmen.
Gunmen have killed at least seven people after opening fire on a gathering of Afghan Muslim clerics in southern Afghanistan.
At least 17 people have died, and another 50 have been injured, after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives at a protest in eastern Afghanistan.
Air strikes in Afghanistan’s Helmand province has led to the death of a major recruiter for Islamic State’s Afghan affiliate, officials have said.
At least 26 people were killed and a further 41 injured when a wedding in Afghanistan was struck by mortar fire, caught in the crossfire between the Afghan army and Taliban fighters.