Al-Shabaab Releases Manda US Base Attack Video

Share Al-Shabaab militants released a video displaying the names and faces of five attackers who attacked the US military base in Manda Bay in Lamu county last year. Three Americans were killed in the attack. The images of the attackers were displayed in a 55-minutes clip. In the video, the five attackers are from Kenya, … Continue reading Al-Shabaab Releases Manda US Base Attack Video

Taliban military leader captured, Afghan security forces say

Taliban leader Haji Lala has been involved in insurgent operations in Kabul and neighbouring provinces.NDS The National Directorate of Security (NDS), the Afghan spy agency, said on Saturday that it captured the Taliban’s shadow governor for Kabul. Identified as Mohammad, and popularly known as Haji Lala, he was involved in the recent wave of assassinations and kidnapping that have gripped … Continue reading Taliban military leader captured, Afghan security forces say

Car bomb kills 8 soldiers in Afghanistan, Taliban claims responsibility

Eight soldiers were killed as a car bomb went off next to a military base in Shirzad district of Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province on Saturday, said a statement of provincial government released here. "The terrorists detonated an explosive-laden military vehicle in Gandumak area of Shirzad district today morning killing eight soldiers," the statement said. The … Continue reading Car bomb kills 8 soldiers in Afghanistan, Taliban claims responsibility

Family of US Contractor Abducted in Afghanistan Urges Biden to Secure His Release

By Associated Press WASHINGTON - As the Biden administration considers whether it should pull the remaining U.S. troops out of Afghanistan in the coming months, some fear for the fate of an American who could be left behind: an abducted contractor believed held by a Taliban-linked militant group.  On the one-year anniversary of Mark Frerichs' abduction, … Continue reading Family of US Contractor Abducted in Afghanistan Urges Biden to Secure His Release