Afghan War


  • Afghan war 2021-08-09 21:53

    Heavy clashes in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN – The Taliban seized control of another provincial capital early on Monday to raise the total number of capitals it has overrun so far to five, a major military achievement that marks a strategic shift in the group’s military strategy. 

  • Spox 2021-08-09 21:50

    Iran expresses deep concern over developments in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh has voiced “deep concern” over continued clashes in neighboring Afghanistan as the internecine war between the Afghan government and the Taliban continued to rage on. 

  • Embassy 2021-08-01 18:36

    Iran issues travel warning to Afghanistan

    TEHRAN - The Iranian embassy in Kabul issued a statement urging Iranian citizens to refrain from traveling to Afghanistan until further notice due to escalating security risks.

  • Iran facilitates Afghan peace talks 2021-07-10 22:05

    Iran facilitates Afghan peace talks

    TEHRAN – With the Taliban taking over Afghan cities and districts one after another, a number of Afghanistan’s neighbors, including Iran, moved to hedge their bets and establish contacts with both warring sides in the war-torn country. 

  • This combination photo shows the Tehran-based Afghan author Mohammad-Sarvar Rajai and his latest book “Mission of God”. 2021-06-14 18:52

    Book on Iranian volunteer in Afghan war against Soviets published   

    TEHRAN – A book recounting the story of Ahmadreza Saeidi, an 18-year-old Iranian volunteer who joined the Afghan forces in their war against the Soviets during the 1980s, has been published in Tehran.

  • Afghan War 2021-04-18 09:39

    U.S. leaves Afghanistan empty-handed after two decades

    Another Vietnam, this time in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN – As the United States accelerates efforts to withdraw its forces from Afghanistan, Iran stands ready to draw on its relations with the Afghan government and the Taliban to help the war-torn country establish peace and security.