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The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the crash, but this has not been confirmed by US officials
The Taliban insists it still controls large parts of the city
Abdul Qadir Azizi's family told German police he was born on 1 January, 1905
Citizens rounded up, bullets flying and the elecricity supply cut off in Afghanistan's fifth largest city under Islamists' new regime
The Taliban have captured the northern Afghan city of Kunduz in a massive assault involving hundreds of fighters.
Clive Lewis says launching airstrikes in Syria is a 'knee-jerk reaction'
'At night we can hear them screaming, but we’re not allowed to do anything about it'
More than 160,000 have landed in Greece since January
A soldier left traumatised after being severely wounded during a surprise attack in Afghanistan and witnessing the deaths of five of his colleagues was jailed for six years yesterday for killing his 20-month old daughter.
A supervisor on the case, said: 'The decision represents an important recognition that a lack of religious belief is in itself a thoughtful and seriously-held philosophical position'
The girl, believed to be around 10 years old, said she would rather kill herself than be sent back home
US forces in Afghanistan have accidentally shot a four year old boy dead in bad weather, Afghan officials have said, in the latest incident to strain ties between the uneasy allies.
39-year-old lodges applications for permission to appeal against both conviction and sentence
During protracted wars in the 1980s and 1990s, the government didn’t have a system in place to register births
As a photojournalist, Kate Brooks was used to documenting war zones. Then she discovered a new kind of genocide – the killing of Africa’s elephants
The Prime Minister also reminded them of the 'purpose of the NATO mission' to make the country secure