IS-K militants killed by drone strike in Afghanistan, US says - BBC News

IS-K militants killed by drone strike in Afghanistan, US says – BBC News

The US military says it believes it has killed militants for the Afghan branch of the Islamic State group in a drone strike in the east of the country. The suspected members of the IS-K group were targeted in Nangarhar…

I Make $80K A Year Repairing Air Conditioners | On The Job

I Make $80K A Year Repairing Air Conditioners | On The Job

Roger Cuadra, 40, is an heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) technician in Anaheim, CA. Born in Nicaragua and raised in Whittier, CA, Cuadra’s career started at a Food For Less where he worked as a bag boy making $7.25…

The Afghan refugees in India scared for their families - BBC News

The Afghan refugees in India scared for their families – BBC News

The Taliban’s swift takeover of Afghanistan – and the group’s announcement that it will impose Sharia or Islamic law – has left millions of young Afghans concerned about their future. These young people grew up with considerable freedom compared to…

‘I feel abandoned’: Afghans promised safety in the UK left behind - BBC Newsnight

‘I feel abandoned’: Afghans promised safety in the UK left behind – BBC Newsnight

As the airport gates close in Kabul, what happens to Afghans who were promised a flight to safety in the UK? Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog The death toll from yesterday’s suicide bombing in Kabul has reached 170. For many that…

Kabul airlift winds down as bombing death toll reaches 170 - BBC News

Kabul airlift winds down as bombing death toll reaches 170 – BBC News

The operation to airlift thousands of Afghan and foreign citizens out of Afghanistan is winding down. UK troops are leaving and US forces are expected to depart on 31st August. It comes as the death toll from the bombing of…

Afghan journalists fleeing for their lives from the Taliban  - BBC News

Afghan journalists fleeing for their lives from the Taliban – BBC News

An Afghan journalist gave an emotional interview as she fled Afghanistan, fearing the Taliban would kill her for her work. “I love my country, but I cannot stay here,” Wahida Faizi told the BBC’s Lyse Doucet in Kabul. She vowed…

About 5,400 people still at Kabul airport waiting for flights out of Afghanistan - BBC News

About 5,400 people still at Kabul airport waiting for flights out of Afghanistan – BBC News

More than 5,000 Americans have been safely evacuated from Afghanistan, Maj Gen William Taylor says, as the 31 August deadline approaches for the US withdrawal. A total of 111,000 people have been airlifted out of Afghanistan as part of the…

’The Taliban are here’: The inside story of one woman’s escape from Kabul - BBC Newsnight

’The Taliban are here’: The inside story of one woman’s escape from Kabul – BBC Newsnight

Newsnight follows the extraordinary time on the run and eventual evacuation of former Afghan MP and women’s rights activist, Shukria Barakzai, as the Taliban hunted her. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog An outspoken critic of the Taliban and campaigner for women’s…

Death toll from Kabul airport blasts rises to 90 - BBC News

Death toll from Kabul airport blasts rises to 90 – BBC News

At least 90 people are thought to have died and more than 150 injured as a result of Thursday’s attacks on the Hamid Karzai airport in Kabul. The Pentagon confirmed 13 US service personnel were among those killed. The bombings…

“Do not forget the people of Afghanistan” Red Cross official warns – BBC News

“Do not forget the people of Afghanistan” Red Cross official warns – BBC News

Speaking from inside Afghanistan, a day on from the Kabul airport attack, the International Committee of the Red Cross’ Alberto Cairo says “people are tense, there are very few women in the street”. The physiotherapist, who has chosen to stay…