Afghan Civil War (1996-2001)
In 1996 the Taliban captured the Afghan capital Kabul and established the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan. The Islamic State of Afghanistan government remained the internationally recognized government...
Afghan Civil War (1996-2001) - Wikipedia
Afghan response to hospital bombing is muted, even sympathetic
The changed tone comes as Afghan leaders growing increasingly anxious over next year’s U.S. withdrawal.
Battles of Mazar-i-Sharif 1997-1998
The Battles of Mazar-e Sharif were a part of the Afghan Civil War and took place in 1997 and 1998 between the forces of Abdul Malik Pahlawan and his Hazara allies, Junbish-e Milli-yi Islami-yi Afghani...
Battles of Mazar-i-Sharif 1997-1998 - Wikipedia
Coalition combat operations in Afghanistan in 2007
US and NATO International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) operations, alongside Afghan National Army forces, continued against the Taliban through 2007.
In January and February 2007, British Roya...
Coalition combat operations in Afghanistan in 2007 - Wikipedia
CIA activities in Afghanistan
Since the 1970s, the CIA has engaged in multiple operations in Afghanistan.
The CIA National Foreign Assessment Center completed work on a report entitled "Afghanistan: Ethnic Divergence and Dissi...
Afghan War documents leak
The Afghan War documents leak, also called the Afghan War Diary, is the disclosure of a collection of internal U.S. military logs of the War in Afghanistan, which were published by WikiLeaks on 25 Jul...
Civil war in Afghanistan (1989-1992)
The 1989 to 1992 phase of the Afghan Civil War began after the Soviet Union withdrew from Afghanistan, leaving the Afghan communist government to fend for itself against the Mujahideen. After several ...
Civil war in Afghanistan (1989-1992) - Wikipedia
Khyber Border Coordination Center
The Khyber Border Coordination Center is a joint military intelligence center located near Torkham, Afghanistan. The purpose of the facility is to facilitate the sharing of information between Afghan...
2011 NATO attack in Pakistan
The 2011 NATO attack in Pakistan (also known as the Salala incident, Salala attack or 26/11 attacks), was a border skirmish that occurred when US-led NATO forces engaged Pakistani security forces at t...
2011 NATO attack in Pakistan - Wikipedia
Death of Osama bin Laden
Osama bin Laden, the founder and head of the Islamist militant group al-Qaeda, was killed in Pakistan on May 2, 2011, shortly after 1:00 am PKT (20:00 UTC, May 1) by United States Navy SEALs of t...
Death of Osama bin Laden - Wikipedia
Opium production in Afghanistan
Afghanistan has been the greatest illicit opium producer in the entire world, ahead of Burma (Myanmar), the "Golden Triangle", and Latin America since 1992, excluding the year 2001. Afghanistan is th...
Opium production in Afghanistan - Wikipedia
Operation Panther's Claw
Operation Panchai Palang, or Panther's Claw, was a British-led military operation of the Afghan War in Helmand Province in southern Afghanistan. It aimed to secure various canal and river crossings to...
Operation Panther's Claw - Wikipedia
Pakistan-United States skirmishes
The border skirmishes between the United States and Pakistan are the military engagements and confrontations between Pakistan and the United States that have took place along the Afghanistan-Pakistan ...
Pakistan-United States skirmishes - Wikipedia
War in North-West Pakistan
The War in North-West Pakistan, also known as the War in Waziristan, is an armed conflict involving the State of Pakistan, and armed militant groups such as the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Jundal...
War in North-West Pakistan - Wikipedia
Human rights in Afghanistan
Human rights in Afghanistan is a topic of some controversy and conflict. While the Taliban were well known for numerous human rights abuses, several human rights violations continue to take place in ...
Human rights in Afghanistan - Wikipedia
Tarnak Farm incident
The Tarnak Farm incident refers to the killing of four Canadian soldiers and the injury of eight others from the 3rd Battalion Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Battle Group (3PPCLIBG) on th...
Tarnak Farm incident - Wikipedia
Pakistan's role in the War on Terror
Pakistan's role in the War on Terror is a widely discussed topic among policy-makers of various countries, political analysts and international delegates around the world. Pakistan has simultaneously ...
Civilian casualties of the War in Afghanistan (2001-present)
The War in Afghanistan (2001–present) resulted in between 18,000 and 20,000 Afghan civilians being killed. The war, launched by the United States as "Operation Enduring Freedom" in 2001, began with an...
Civilian casualties of the War in Afghanistan (2001-present) - Wikipedia
Mining in Afghanistan
Mining in Afghanistan is controlled by the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum, which is headquartered in Kabul with regional offices in other parts of the country. Afghanistan has over 1400 mineral field...
Mining in Afghanistan - Wikipedia
Battle of Tora Bora
The Battle of Tora Bora was a military engagement that took place in Afghanistan from December 6, 2001 to December 17, 2001, during the opening stages of the War in Afghanistan launched by the United ...
Battle of Tora Bora - Wikipedia
2006 in Afghanistan
See also: Coalition combat operations in Afghanistan in 2006, 2005 in Afghanistan, 2007 in Afghanistan and Timeline of the War in Afghanistan (2001-present).
2006 in Afghanistan - Wikipedia
Afghan National Army
The Afghan National Army (ANA) is the main branch of the Afghan Armed Forces, responsible for ground warfare. It is under the Ministry of Defense in Kabul and is being heavily assisted by the United S...
Afghan National Army - Wikipedia
2012 in Afghanistan
Events from the year 2012 in Afghanistan
2011 Afghanistan helicopter shootdown
On 6 August 2011, a U.S. Boeing CH-47 Chinook military helicopter was shot down while transporting a quick reaction force attempting to reinforce an engaged unit of Army Rangers in Wardak province, we...
2011 Afghanistan helicopter shootdown - Wikipedia
2003 in Afghanistan
The following lists events that happened during 2003 in Afghanistan.
2003 in Afghanistan - Wikipedia
Kunduz Province Campaign
This article addresses incidents in the north of Afghanistan from April 2009 to present. While northern Afghanistan is relatively peaceful compared to the all-out war zones in the south and east of th...
Kunduz Province Campaign - Wikipedia
Battle of Kandahar (2011)
The Battle of Kandahar was an attack by Taliban forces on May 7, 2011, in the city of Kandahar. The battle was part of the 2011 Taliban Spring Offensive. The battle was the biggest Taliban offensive o...
2011 in Afghanistan
Events from the year 2011 in Afghanistan
2011 in Afghanistan - Wikipedia
Civil war in Afghanistan (1996-2001)
In 1996 the Taliban captured the Afghan capital Kabul and established the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan. The Islamic State of Afghanistan government remained the internationally recognized government...
Civil war in Afghanistan (1996-2001) - Wikipedia