Nato chief urges open Kunduz air strike probe

2015-10-08 21:42

Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has called for a full and transparent investigation into a US air strike on a MSF hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz.

Obama apologises to MSF for deadly Kunduz air strike

2015-10-08 09:42

US President Barack Obama has apologised to Doctors Without Borders for a deadly US air strike on an Afghan hospital, as the medical charity demanded an international investigation.

General: US won't intentionally target medical facility

2015-10-06 18:12

The top US general in Afghanistan says a hospital in Kunduz was "mistakenly struck" in a US air strike at the weekend, adding that US troops would never intentionally target a medical facility.

Taliban in sporadic Kunduz attacks

2015-10-06 16:11

Several days after Afghanistan's government announced the retaking of Kunduz city by security forces, Taliban are still carrying out sporadic hit-and-run attacks in the city.

US general: Afghan forces requested air strike in Kunduz

2015-10-05 17:12

Afghan forces requested a US air strike on the day a hospital was hit in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz, killing 22 people at the facility, a US general says.

MSF leaves Afghan city after hospital bombing

2015-10-04 11:30

International medical charity MSF says it has withdrawn from the northern Afghan city of Kunduz after a deadly airstrike destroyed its hospital, killing 19 people.

Afghan bombing: Patients burned to death in their beds, says MSF

2015-10-04 07:24

MSF says patients burned to death in their beds during a bombing raid that continued for half an hour after US and Afghan authorities were informed about the hospital bombing in Kunduz.

Kunduz air strikes possibly criminal - UN rights chief

2015-10-03 17:56

A suspected US air strike on a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz that killed nine MSF staff is "inexcusable" and "possibly criminal", UN rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein says.

Multiple dead in C-130 plane crash in Afghanistan

2015-10-02 09:32

A C-130 military transport plane has crashed in eastern Afghanistan, killing 11 people, including six US soldiers who were part of a Nato training and counter-terror mission supporting stretched Afghan troops.

Taliban press their advantage in Kunduz

2015-09-30 20:13

Taliban forces have pressed their advantage in Afghanistan's key northern city of Kunduz, launching further assaults on government forces and ambushing reinforcements sent from the capital.


Doctors Without Borders says Afghan hospital strikes were deliberate

2015-10-08 16:21

The US airstrikes that destroyed a hospital belonging to Doctors Without Borders in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz was 'a deliberate attack', a top official has charged.

MSF demands international probe into Kunduz air strike

2015-10-07 12:24

The MSF charity has demanded the opening of an international fact-finding investigation into a deadly US air strike on a hospital it was running in the Afghan city of Kunduz.

Mystery skulls found at Afghan palace

2015-10-06 16:30

Two sets of human remains have been discovered in the Afghan presidential palace rekindling memories of the bloody fate of some of the war-ravaged country's leaders.

US says Afghans asked for Kunduz strike

2015-10-05 18:20

Afghan forces who said they were under Taliban fire asked for the US air strike that killed 22 people at a hospital in Kunduz, the US commander in Afghanistan says.

Obama calls airstrike on Afghan hospital ‘tragic incident’

2015-10-04 11:30

US President Barack Obama has extended condolences over the killing of medical professionals and other civilians at a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan.

UN slams 'inexcusable' Afghan hospital air strike

2015-10-04 09:31

The UN has condemned as "inexcusable" a suspected US air strike on a charity hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz that killed at least 19 people.

'Full investigation' into Afghan hospital bombing: US

2015-10-03 20:20

A "full investigation" is being carried out into a deadly bombing at a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz, US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter has said, amid wide speculation that the incident was the result of a US air strike.

Hospital hit, 3 staff killed in Afghan bombing

2015-10-03 12:01

Medical aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres has said its hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz was partially destroyed, killing three staff, following a bombing.

Afghan forces recapture Kunduz with foreign help

2015-10-01 18:39

All government buildings captured in Kunduz by the Taliban have been retaken by Afghan security forces following a joint operation.

Afghan Taliban seize Kunduz city centre

2015-09-28 21:45

Taliban fighters have battled their way into the centre of Kunduz city in northern Afghanistan and seized the provincial governor's office.

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