U.S. military vacates 5 military bases in Afghanistan
KABUL, Afghanistan, July 14 (Sputnik/ANI) - U.S. troops have left five bases in Afghanistan and the number of servicemen in Afghanistan has decreased as part of the peace agreement reached with the
China calls U.S. accusations "biggest lies of the century"
Protesters rally in front of the White House in Washington D.C., the United States, on June 24, 2020. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)
BEIJING, July 16 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson
Asia Album: Afghan workers make face masks at factory in capital Kabul
Afghan workers make face masks at a factory in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, July 15, 2020. (Photo by Rahmatullah Alizadah/Xinhua)
KABUL, July 16 (Xinhua) -- Afghan workers make face mask
New ultra long-range rifle for special forces now ready for testing
Russia's new weapon can eliminate enemy forces at a distance of 2.5 km.
The new large-caliber sniper rifle ORSIS-CT20, chambered for .375 CheyTac cartridges, will be sent for special forces t
Afghanistan: 15 Taliban terrorists killed in airstrike
Kabul [Afghanistan], July 15 (Sputnik/ANI): At least 15 Taliban terrorists were killed and 10 others injured in an airstrike by the Afghan air forces in Kandahar province, local police said on Wednesd
China, Iran enters $400 billion strategic partnership deal
New Delhi [India], July 15 (ANI): China and Iran have reached a $400 billion strategic partnership deal. It said Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Eslami last week inaugurated
Life Ban Upheld For Former Chief Of Afghan Soccer Federation
The former head of Afghanistan's soccer federation on July 14 lost his appeal against a life ban for sexually abusing players from the women's national team.
In June 2019, soccer's global gov
Three Pakistani Soldiers Killed In Balochistan Ambush
The Pakistani military says three soldiers were killed and eight others were wounded in an ambush in the restive southwestern province of Balochistan.
The incident took place in the Panjgur d
CAS upholds sexual abuse life ban for ex-Afghan football boss
Sport's highest court CAS on Tuesday rejected former Afghan football boss Keramuddin Karim's appeal over a life ban for "appalling" sexual abuse.
Karim was last year found gu
Iran, Afghanistan Call for Enhanced Ties
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyed Abbas Araqchi and Acting Foreign Minister of Afghanistan Hanif Atmar held talks in the Afghan capital of Kabul.
10 Reasons Why Defunding Police Should Lead to Defunding War
By Medea Benjamin and Zoltan Grossman
Since George Floyd was murdered, we have seen an increasing convergence of the "war at home" against Black and brown people with the "wars abroad" that t
Xinhua world news summary at 1030 GMT, July 16
GHAZNI, Afghanistan -- Five persons, all civilians, were injured Thursday as four rockets hit Ghazni city, the capital of eastern Ghazni province, amid Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani's visi
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