Explosion injures 18 civilians in Balkh province of Afghanistan

An explosion injured at least 18 civilians in northern Balkh province of Afghanistan, the security officials said. Adelshah Adel, a spokesaman for the provincial police said an explosives-laden bicycle went off in Mazar-e Sharif city, the provincial capital of Balkh Read More …

Afghanistan: Car bomb destroyed, 2 suicide bombers killed in Balkh airstrike

An airstrike in norhtern Balkh province destroyed a car bomb and killed two suicide bombers, the Afghan military said. According to a statement released by 209th Shaheen Corps, the security forces conducted the airstrike in at around 2:10 pm on Read More …

Taliban bomb kills 8 civilians including women and children in Balkh

A roadside bomb explosion killed 8 civilians including women and children in northern Balkh province of Afghanistan. The 209th Shaheen Corps said in a statement that the explosion took place in Chimtal district on Saturday. Blaming Taliban for the incident, Read More …

Roadside blast kills 12 civilians in Afghanistan

A roadside bomb explosion claimed lives of at least 12 civilians in northern Afghanistan on Sunday, an official said. Mohammad Yosuf, governor of Dawlat Abad district in Balkh province, said a mini-bus carrying civilians hit the roadside improvised explosive device Read More …