The sikhs are a religious minority in Afghanistan
25 Mar 2020 11:19 AM
The pre-dawn assault, claimed by the Taliban, saw militants enter the base in Helmand province.
02 Mar 2019 11:31 AM
Attack involved the use of heavy artillery, 7 militants eliminated, 5 wounded.
16 Aug 2018 2:35 AM
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast, which came after several weeks of relative calm in Kabul.
15 Aug 2018 6:32 PM
The assault killed three top local officials the district's governor, intelligence chief and deputy police chief.
12 Apr 2018 2:17 PM
At least 15 policemen were wounded in the coordinated assaults.
15 Nov 2017 6:32 AM
The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack in a media statement.
20 Oct 2017 11:23 AM
Afghan forces have struggled to combat a resurgent Taliban since US and NATO forces formally concluded their combat mission.
19 Oct 2017 2:00 PM
Afghan air force raids kill 80 insurgents in attack.
27 Jul 2017 3:08 AM
Casualties among Afghan security forces soared by 35 % in 2016, with 6,800 soldiers and police killed, according to US watchdog SIGAR.
26 Jul 2017 4:23 PM
US State Department spokesman Mark Toner said the Afghan defence minister and his army chief resigned in the wake of the attack.
25 Apr 2017 10:08 AM
The near-simultaneous attacks struck the Afghan capital around noon on Wednesday.
02 Mar 2017 1:25 PM
The Friday afternoon assault on the checkpoint lasted two hours. No group took responsibility for the attack.
21 Jan 2017 7:29 PM