Afghanistan in History (Part 2)

Afghanistan: Kabul

Historical Events

Events 101 - 133 of 133

  • 2012-12-17 10 girls collecting firewood are killed by a mine blast in east Afghanistan
  • 2013-01-26 10 people are killed and 20 are injured by a suicide bombing in Kunduz, Afghanistan
  • 2013-01-27 20 police officers have been killed in a series of bomb attacks in Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • 2013-02-13 10 civilians, including 3 children, are killed by a NATO airstrike in the Kunar Province, Afghanistan
  • 2013-02-27 17 Afghan militia are killed by Taliban insurgents in an attack in the Andar District
  • 2013-03-09 19 people are killed in two suicide bombings in Kabul, Afghanistan
  • 2013-03-13 10 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Kunduz province, Afghanistan
  • 2013-04-03 46 people are killed and 100 are injured by a court-house suicide bombing in Farah, Afghanistan
  • 2013-04-24 33 people are killed and 115 are injured after a magnitude 5.7 earthquake strikes Jalalabad, Afghanistan
  • 2013-04-26 30 people are killed after a bus crashes following a Taliban attack in southern Afghanistan
  • 2013-04-29 7 people are killed after a Boeing 747 crashes in Bagram, Afghanistan
  • 2013-05-04 5 US soldiers are killed by a bomb in Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • 2013-06-03 20 people, including 10 children, are killed by a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan
  • 2013-08-03 9 children are killed by a suicide bombing in Jalalabad, Afghanistan
  • 2013-08-05 160 people are killed by flash floods across Afghanistan and Pakistan
  • 2013-08-08 14 people are killed by a bomb explosion in Nangarhar, Afghanistan
  • 2013-09-15 27 people are killed after a coal mine collapses in Afghanistan
  • 2013-10-27 18 people are killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan
  • 2014-01-17 21 people are killed in a suicide bombing in a restaurant in Kabul, Afghanistan
  • 2014-09-29 Ashraf Ghani becomes President of Afghanistan
  • 2014-11-23 A suicide bomber kills 40 people at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan
  • 2015-07-29 Mohammed Omar, mullah and Taliban leader is confirmed dead (killed 2013) by the Afghan government
  • 2015-09-06 German police confirm more than 13,000 refugees have arrived in Southern Germany in last 2 days fleeing conflicts in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan
  • 2015-10-03 US airstrike hits Doctors Without Borders hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, killing around 19

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2015-10-07 US President Barack Obama apologises to Doctors without Borders President and the President of Afghanistan for the bombing of a hospital in Kunduz

44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
  • 2015-10-26 7.5 magnitude earthquake hits northern Pakistan and Afghanistan killing over 300
  • 2015-12-09 Attack on Kandahar airport by Taliban forces kills at least 37 before Afghan forces retake control
  • 2016-05-21 Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansour, leader of the Afghan Taliban is reportably killed by a US drone in Pakistan
  • 2017-04-21 Taliban attack army base at Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan, killing more than 100
  • 2017-05-30 Large suicide bomb in the diplomatic quarter of Kabul, Afghanistan kills more than 150 and injures 400
  • 2017-07-24 Taliban suicide bus bombing in Kabul kills at least 38, mainly employees of Afghan ministry of mines and petroleum
  • 2017-08-01 Bomb blast at Jawadia Shia mosque in Herat, Afghanistan kills about 30
  • 2018-03-21 Suicide bomber kills 31 in crowd celebrating Persian New Year in Kabul, Afghanistan

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