At least seven people have been killed, and a further 20 wounded, following a suicide bombing outside a bank, in Afghanistan.
Around 100 police and soldiers have been killed earlier this week, after Taliban fighters ambushed them as they attempted to retreat, in southern Afghanistan.
An American photojournalist, and an Afghan translator, have been killed, whilst accompanying Afghan troops, in the country’s restive south.
At least 50 police officers have been killed, over the past two days, following heavy fighting in Afghanistan’s restive Helmand province.
Gunmen have killed at least seven people after opening fire on a gathering of Afghan Muslim clerics in southern Afghanistan.
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.