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The family fled Kunduz City in the north after it was assaulted by the Taliban last summer and found a safe place staying with Nawzi in Zanabad.
The family fled Kunduz City in the north after it was assaulted by the Taliban last summer and found a safe place staying with Nawzi in Zanabad.

The intensification of military activities also led to an increase use of land mines by AGEs; ANSF defused 140 anti-personnel mines around Kunduz City yet many locations, including place of origin where some of the IDPs have been returning, remain ...
Even in the north, where the Taliban has traditionally been weak, the key city of Kunduz has come under attack and was once totally abandoned by Afghan government forces last year.
When Taliban militants seized large swaths of Kunduz province, in Afghanistan's north-east, they took Khan's village in Gul Tepa, about 10 miles from Kunduz City. As in other areas under their control, the Taliban tax the civilian population and demand ...
Authorities in Kunduz reported the arrival of nearly 6,125 people from Imam Sahib and 2,674 people displaced within Kunduz City. Since January, over 60,100 people have been displaced in the north and north-eastern regions, 44 per cent of the total ...

... the district center," he claimed. "This move to a new district center has been planned for some time." The Taliban have also launched new offensive to take over other major hubs, including in and around the long contested city of Kunduz much ...
The strike triggered emotionally charged protests in the provincial capital, with the victims' relatives parading mutilated bodies of dead children piled into open trucks through the streets of Kunduz City. The carnage underscores worsening insecurity ...
In the fall of 2015, Taliban forces overran the northern city of Kunduz. As Afghan and U.S. forces attempted to take back the city, an MSF hospital was targeted and bombed by a U.S.
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Also Thursday, officials in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz reported that a Taliban rocket attack in the early morning hit a school in the provincial capital, killing at least one student and wounding nine others.
"Some six rounds of motor shell fired by militants struck provincial capital Kunduz City since early Thursday morning.
One school student has been killed and nine other students and school staff wounded in an ongoing rocket attack against Kunduz City, officials confirmed. A rocket hit the Shir Khan high school in Kunduz City earlier in the day. All the victims had been ...
The NATO-led Resolute Support mission dismissed on Wednesday claims by the Taliban (banned in Russia) that the militants had killed a US general near the Afghan city of Kunduz. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Taliban has claimed that three US soldiers ...
2017: As of 21 May, 101,380 individuals have been displaced in Afghanistan in 2017 with 29 provinces recording some level of forced displacement.
Ghazni is not the first province capital to come under Taliban threat. Taliban forces entered Kunduz City earlier this month and took control of Qala-i-Zal district, but were pushed back by Afghan forces.
In October 2015, the Taliban militants rushed into the unseen mass-killing of civilians on the streets of northern Kunduz City and converted it into a ghost city. The war analysts believed it was the US's intrigue to send shockwaves into the Central ...

Afghan security personnel keep watch during fighting between Taliban militants and Afghan forces in Kunduz on May 10, 2017. Hundreds of Afghan families have fled fighting between the Taliban and government forces near the northern city of Kunduz as the ...
Afghan Security Forces retook a district center close to the city of Kunduz that was under Taliban control since earlier this month, officials said today.
The attack comes a day after the Afghan regular army managed to defeat Taliban forces in the Qala-i-Zal district, close to the northern city of Kunduz. Heavy gunfire could be heard from around the building of RTA, Afghanistan's national broadcaster ...
Afghan Security Forces have regained control of a district center close to the northern city of Kunduz that fell to Taliban militants earlier this month.
2017: As of 14 May, 91,022 individuals have been displaced in Afghanistan so far in 2017 with 29 provinces recording some level of forced displacement.
TOLOnews reporter Karim Amini said the Taliban started their attack from Nawabad Andrabiha village in Khanabad district and reached close to Kunduz City after seven days of heavy clashes. He said the houses on the two sides of the highway, which were ...
The April 21 attack on a military base in Balkh Province, just across the border from Uzbekistan, left more than 130 Afghan soldiers dead, and the Taliban has besieged Kunduz City, the capital of Kunduz province, which borders Tajikistan, for the third ...
Meanwhile, Kunduz police said many villages in Kunduz City and in districts of the province have been cleared of Taliban in recent clashes.
Moreover, as the insurgency increases its stranglehold on the countryside, the fight is increasingly encroaching on the country's urban centers, as the Taliban's capture of Kunduz City in two consecutive years shows. Director of National Intelligence ...
The road from Kunduz City to Khanabad district in Kunduz province is closed to traffic for past eight days due to heavy clashes between security forces and Taliban.
Elsewhere, the Taliban assault on the city of Kunduz city has been thwarted. The capital of the northern Kunduz province bordering Tajikistan, had briefly fallen twice to the Taliban in the past two years.
Hundreds of Afghan families have fled fighting between the Taliban and government forces near the northern city of Kunduz as the insurgents captured a strategic district soon after launching their annual spring offensive.
The current battle, which has been ongoing for eight days, is taking place just two kilometers from Kunduz City itself. However, officials said they were hoping to reopen the Kunduz-Takhar Highway to traffic by the end of Thursday.
Taliban Afghanistan Taliban fighters react to a speech by their senior leader in the Shindand district of Herat province, Afghanistan.
Kabul Afghan Security Forces are battling Taliban insurgents blocking a main route into the northern city of Kunduz with improvised explosives, officials said on Tuesday, as fears grew local residents could be forced to flee the city.
Kabul Afghan Security Forces are battling Taliban insurgents blocking a main route into the northern city of Kunduz with improvised explosives, officials said on Tuesday, as fears grew local residents could be forced to flee the city.
Security forces had cleared Godam, Tang-e-Teal and Sayed Rasoul check points and are "moving forward to Chahar Sari check post", he said.
The Taliban is making another push to take control of the northern Afghan city of Kunduz and has taken one of Kunduz province's seven districts during the past several days of fighting.
A number of security forces in Kunduz province on Tuesday said heavy clashes are ongoing between Afghan soldiers and Taliban in areas close to Kunduz City and at least five police and army outposts are under siege by the insurgents. According to the ...
Qala-e-Zal district in Kunduz has reportedly fallen to the Taliban, who are now setting their sights on Kunduz City again. How concerned should Tajikistan - and by extension Central Asia - be about renewed fighting in the borderlands?
Kunduz, Afghanistan - Hundreds of Afghan families have fled fighting between the Taliban and government forces near the northern city of Kunduz as the insurgents captured a strategic district soon after launching their annual spring offensive. The ...
The Taliban captured the Qala-i-Zal district, west of Kunduz City, on May 6. The NRC said Afghans are also fleeing from the Khanabad district.
Meanwhile, rival Taliban insurgents killed 17 Afghan troops, including an army commander, in an attack a few kilometers east of Kunduz City earlier today. Following the attack, the Taliban announced that it was preparing to storm Kunduz City, causing ...
(ANSA) - Kabul, 7 MAG - Intensi scontri fra gruppi di talebani e reparti di esercito e polizia sono in corso oggi vicino a Kunduz City, capoluogo Della omonima provincia settentrionale dell'Afghanistan. Lo riferisce Tolo Tv di Kabul. Sayed Mahmoud ...
Umed Partov, The Jamestown Foundation, says, "Central Asian militant groups have already begun to demonstrate leadership in orchestrating terrorist attacks in the Middle East as well as in the current siege of Kunduz City. According to Davlat Vaziri, ...
Intensi scontri fra gruppi di talebani e reparti di esercito e polizia sono in corso oggi vicino a Kunduz City, capoluogo Della omonima provincia settentrionale dell'Afghanistan. Lo riferisce la tv Tolo di Kabul. Sayed Mahmoud Danish, portavoce del ...
Sayed Mahmoud Danish, a spokesman for the provincial governor confirmed that heavy clashes are ongoing in Charkhab, on the outskirts of Kunduz City, adding that "the security forces retreated from Qala-e-Zal but clashes are ongoing around the district.".
Kunduz: Taliban militants captured a district just outside the northern Afghan city of Kunduz on Saturday, officials said, pointing to renewed pick up in fighting after the insurgents announced their annual spring offensive last week.
Kandahar, Afghanistan (AP) - Taliban insurgents overran a district police headquarters in northeastern Afghanistan after two days of intense fighting that left scores of casualties on both sides, Kunduz provincial officials said Saturday.
Taliban militants captured a district near the northern Afghan city of Kunduz on May 6, officials said. Mahfouz Akbari, a police spokesman for eastern Afghanistan, said security forces had pulled out of Qala-i-Zal district, west of Kunduz City, on May ...
"Hekmatyar's rhetoric about being dominant and controlling has never changed and he is after power and authority," said Abdul Hodod Paiman, a Tajik member of parliament from Hekmatyar's home city of Kunduz. Western officials have downplayed concerns ...
The residents said Kunduz City would fall to the Taliban for the third time if government failed to overcome the situation and repel insurgents' attacks.
"Hekmatyar's rhetoric about being dominant and controlling has never changed and he is after power and authority," said Abdul Hodod Paiman, a Tajik member of parliament from Hekmatyar's home city of Kunduz. Western officials have downplayed concerns ...


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