Two fuel tankers are bombed in the Afghan town of
Charikar, killing at least 15 people and injuring at least 27.
At least 15 people were killed and 27 wounded when fuel tankers exploded in the town of Charikar, northwest of the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday, destroying a nearby bus, residents and officials said.
2019-01-10 32 people were killed by the Taliban while the Taliban lost 25 of their members in shooting attacks across Afghanistan Context: Afghanistan, War in Afghanistan
2019-01-1 The Taliban kills 27 members of the Afghan National Security Forces in a series of coordinated attacks in northern Afghanistan after refusing to discuss peace in the region with government officials. Context: Afghanistan, War in Afghanistan
2018-11-3 An Afghan commando in Kabul kills Major Brent Taylor of the Utah National Guard, who was also the mayor of North Ogden, Utah. Context: Afghanistan, War in Afghanistan
2018-10-18 Afghan general and Kandahar police chief Abdul Raziq Achakzai is assassinated by one of his bodyguards during a high-level meeting inside the governor's compound with U.S. general Austin S. Miller. Gen. Miller escaped unharmed according to officials while the governor was critically injured. The Taliban claims responsibility. Context: Afghanistan, War in Afghanistan
2018-10-13 A motorcycle rigged with explosives is detonated at an election rally in northeastern Afghanistan, killing at least 14 people, including civilians and security forces. Context: Afghanistan, War in Afghanistan