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IS Claims Killing Presidential Security Officer in Kabul, Provides Photo of Captured Gun and Communications Devices

The Islamic State's Khorasan Province (ISKP) claimed killing a Presidential Security officer in the Afghan capital, Kabul, and provided a photo of his gun and communications devices the "security detachment" captured.

Wednesday, 17 April 2019
Afghan Taliban Announces New Military Offensive "Al-Fath," Calls Causing Desertion from Security Forces a "Key Part"

The Afghan Taliban announced the commencement of its new military offensive, dubbed "Al-Fath," and called the "peeling away of countrymen serving in the military ranks of army, police and militias" a "key part" of the campaign.

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Friday, 12 April 2019
Afghan Taliban "Bans" ICRC and WHO Activities, Rescinds Assurance of Security for Senior Officials

The Afghan Taliban's Military Committee announced that it has "banned" the activities of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and World Health Organization (WHO) in the areas it controls in Afghanistan, and rescinded its assurance of security for its senior officials.

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Thursday, 11 April 2019
Afghan Taliban Claims Shooting Down U.S. B-52 in Helmand

The Afghan Taliban claimed its fighters shot down a U.S. B-52 aircraft in Helmand province, after which other American planes destroyed its wreckage.

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Wednesday, 10 April 2019
Afghan Taliban Video Shows Physical and Explosives Training of Fighters in Nangarhar

The Afghan Taliban released a video showing the physical and explosives training of its fighters at a camp in Nangarhar, in eastern Afghanistan.

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Tuesday, 09 April 2019
Afghan Taliban Claims Suicide Bombing on U.S. Military Convoy Near Bagram Air Base

The Afghan Taliban claimed a suicide bombing on a U.S. military convoy near Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan.

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Monday, 08 April 2019
IS Claims 4 Attacks on Afghan Security and Intelligence in Jalalabad in 5 Days, Killing 21

The Islamic State (IS) claimed killing 21 Afghan security forces and intelligence personnel in four attacks across five days in Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar in eastern Afghanistan.

Monday, 08 April 2019
Afghan Taliban Claims Killing 2 American Soldiers in Armed Attack in Faryab

The Afghan Taliban claimed killing two American soldiers in an armed attack in Qaysar, in Faryab province in northern Afghanistan.

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Wednesday, 03 April 2019
Afghan Taliban Claims 12 Casualties Among U.S. Forces in Attacks in Helmand

The Afghan Taliban claimed inflicting 12 casualties among U.S. forces in attacks in Helmand province in southern Afghanistan.

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Wednesday, 27 March 2019
IS Reports Close to 2000 Operations with Over 7450 Casualties in 6-Months, Other Statistics in Naba Newspaper

As a feature in Naba 174, the Islamic State (IS) gave an infographic covering military statistics for the past six months by its fighters and those inspired by the group in the West, totaling nearly 2,000 operations and over 7,450 casualties.

Wednesday, 27 March 2019
Al-Qaeda Calls Muslims to Avenge New Zealand Shootings But Avoid Targeting Places of Worship

Al-Qaeda Central (AQC) issued a statement on the shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, calling on Muslims to take revenge but to avoid targeting places of worship, to demonstrate that Islam is a religion of ethics and morality.

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Saturday, 23 March 2019
Afghan Taliban Accuses U.S. Military of Concealing True Number of Casualties in Kunduz Clashes

The Afghan Taliban accused the U.S. military of concealing the true number of casualties incurred by its forces amidst clashes in Kunduz.

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Friday, 22 March 2019
IS Claims 50 Casualties Among Shi'ites in 3 Bombings Near Shrine in Kabul

As Shi'ites in the Afghan capital, Kabul, gathered at a shrine to celebrate Nowruz, the Persian New Year, the Islamic State (IS) claimed inflicting 50 casualties among them in three bombings.

Thursday, 21 March 2019
Afghan Taliban Claims Killing 2 American Soldiers After Failed Operation in Kunduz

The Afghan Taliban claimed killing two American soldiers after what it described as a failed air landing operation in Kunduz province in northern Afghanistan.

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Monday, 18 March 2019
Afghan Taliban Condemns Attack on Mosques in New Zealand

The Afghan Taliban condemned the attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, while reminding that Muslims in Afghanistan are also subjected to strikes.

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Friday, 15 March 2019
Afghan Taliban Slams U.S. State Department Human Rights Report for Hypocrisy

The Afghan Taliban slammed the latest human rights report issued by the U.S. State Department, deeming it hypocritical.

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Thursday, 14 March 2019
IS' Naba Identifies 156 Casualties in 44 Attacks in Breakdown of Ops (Feb 28 - March 6)

The Islamic State's (IS) al-Naba newspaper, Issue 172, featured an infographic identifying 156 casualties in 44 attacks - its lowest number of recorded attacks in eight months - in a breakdown of IS military actions for the week of February 28 - March 6, 2019.

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Tuesday, 12 March 2019
'Amaq Video Shows Explosion at Traffic Police Post in Kabul, Reports Two Officers Killed

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency released a video showing an explosion at a traffic police post in the Afghan capital, Kabul, reporting killing two officers.

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Tuesday, 12 March 2019
AQ-aligned Hurras al-Deen in Syria Praises Shabaab and Afghan Taliban for Their Respective Large-Scale Raids

On its own, separate from the "Incite the Believers" Operations Room to which it belongs, the al-Qaeda (AQ)-aligned Syria-based Hurras al-Deen issued a statement praising the Afghan Taliban and the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement for their respective large-scale raids.

Monday, 11 March 2019
In Formal Communique for Kabul Attack, IS' Khorasan Province Claims Firing 77 Projectiles and Deploying Two Fighters for Clash

In its formal communique for attack at a Shi'a ceremony in Kabul, the Islamic State's Khorasan Province (ISKP) claimed firing a total of 77 projectiles at the site and deploying two fighters to engage the enemy.

Thursday, 07 March 2019
Pro-AQ Jihadists Laud Recent Large-Scale Attacks by Shabaab and Afghan Taliban in 4th Issue of Syria-focused "Al-Falah" Magazine

The al-Qaeda (AQ)-aligned editors behind the Syria-focused magazine "Al-Falah" lauded in its fourth issue the recent large-scale attack by the Shabaab at the Makka al-Mukarama Hotel in Mogadishu and that of the Afghan Taliban at the Shurab Airbase in Helmand.

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Thursday, 07 March 2019