Nato kills own troops in Afghanistan

2014-06-10 12:44

Five foreign servicemen have died in southern Afghanistan, the Nato-led coalition forces say, and police say they had been killed by fire from helicopters piloted by their own allies.

Australian troops 'kill 2 Afghan children'

2013-03-02 16:03

Australian soldiers in southern Afghanistan have shot dead two children tending cattle, local officials say as the international coalition launched an inquiry into the incident.

Nato airstrike kills 10 Afghan civilians

2013-02-13 19:27

A Nato airstrike has struck two houses, killing 10 Afghan civilians and four insurgents near the Pakistani border.

Suicide blasts kill 6 at NATO Afghan base

2012-09-01 09:27

A twin suicide attack, one of them a large truck bombing, has struck a US-run Nato base in Afghanistan's central province of Wardak killing at least six civilians.

Karzai blames Nato for attacks

2012-04-16 21:30

Afghan President Hamid Karzai has blamed intelligence failures, particularly on the part of Nato forces supporting his government, for the worst co-ordinated insurgent attacks in 10 years of war.

Nine dead in attack on Afghan police

2012-02-05 20:08

Nine people have been killed in a suicide car bomb attack on police headquarters in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar.

US general to probe deadly air strike

2011-11-29 09:40

The US military has named an Air Force general to lead an investigation into allied air strikes that left 24 Pakistani soldiers dead and provoked outrage in Islamabad.


Unexploded ordnance killing civilians

2013-07-21 17:55

Unexploded ordnance left behind by Nato troops after leaving Afghanistan have been killing and injuring a rising number of civilians, a UN demining group says.

Nato admits error on Taliban report

2013-02-27 19:36

Taliban attacks on Afghan and foreign soldiers has not decrease in 2012 as reported earlier, the Nato-led International Security Assistance Force says as it admitted a recordkeeping error.

Afghan soldiers attack US-led Nato forces

2012-11-10 20:02

Two Afghan soldiers attacked US-led Nato forces in western Afghanistan, in the latest "insider" attack in the country, injuring one foreign soldier.

'Green-on-blue' attacks spike in Afghanistan

2012-08-11 17:03

Seven international soldiers have been killed by their local colleagues in a bloody four days of violence in Afghanistan, further eroding trust between foreign troops and the Afghans they work with.

Co-ordinated suicide attacks in Kabul

2012-04-15 16:30

Explosions and gunfire have rocked the Afghan capital, Kabul as suicide bombers struck across Afghanistan in co-ordinated attacks in the start of the spring offensive.

Eight in 10 Afghans think police weak

2012-01-31 18:22

Eight in 10 Afghans do not believe their police force is ready to take charge of law and order, a United Nations report shows, underscoring worries about the pace of transition.

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