Gulf Times - Takhar
Roadside bomb kills five schoolchildren in Afghanistan

Roadside bomb kills five schoolchildren in Afghanistan

At least five children were killed on Saturday when a roadside bomb exploded as they were on their way to school in Afghanistan's northern Takhar province, officials said.

Second district in northern Afghan province falls to Taliban

Second district in northern Afghan province falls to Taliban

The Taliban have taken control of a second district in Afghanistan's northern Takhar province, local officials said on Tuesday.