Two US Army Rangers who were killed in fighting with Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan this week may have been hit by friendly fire, according to the Pentagon. Advertisements
United States forces have reportedly dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb it has ever used in combat on eastern Afghanistan, targeting a tunnel network used by Islamic State militants.
At least 30 civilians have been kidnapped and killed, by suspected Islamic State militants, in Afghanistan.
Two US soldiers have reportedly been wounded, after a roadside explosive was detonated during a regular patrol, in eastern Afghanistan.
At least 21 people, including three civilians, have been killed, following a suspected US airstrike against Islamic State militants, in Afghanistan.
Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in the Afghan capital, Kabul, which has killed at least 80 people, and wounded more than 230 others.
At least two people have been killed, and a further 17 wounded, following a suicide bombing attack, targeting a local commander, in eastern Afghanistan.
Islamic State militants have killed a police chief, after attacking a police compound, in eastern Afghanistan.
At least 10 people have been killed, and a further 23 wounded, following a suicide bombing in Afghanistan.
Gunfire and explosions have been reported, near the Indian consulate, in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad.