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Suicide bomber kills six in Afghanistan's Helmand


© AFP/File | Afghan soldiers patrol the scene of a clash with Taliban militants in Helmand province on May 13, 2015

KANDAHAR (AFGHANISTAN) (AFP) – At least six people were killed on Saturday when an explosives-laden car rammed into Afghan soldiers who had queued outside a bank in southern Helmand province to collect their salaries, officials said. 197 more words

Alberta physician college taps Canadian military doctor as new registrar

The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta has selected a top military administrator as its new registrar.

Dr. Scott McLeod, currently the deputy surgeon general for the Canadian Armed Forces, will step into his new role July 1. 334 more words

Local News

Alla ricerca delle parole

Ieri l’Afghanistan ha vissuto l’ennesima giornata di sangue: tre attentati in tre città (Lashkar Gah, Kabul, Kandahar) e decine di morti. Nel corso della giornata facevamo appena in tempo ad assimilare l’orrore di una notizia che ne seguiva un’altra: sono state ore pesanti, col pensiero ancora una volta a coloro che hanno come unica colpa quella di lavorare nel posto sbagliato. 415 more words


Dozens killed in Kabul suicide bombings, Kandahar blast

(CNN)Deadly attacks ripped across Afghanistan on Tuesday, with two suicide bombings near the Afghan Parliament in Kabul, an explosion at a Kandahar province government compound and a suicide bombing in Helmand province — strikes leaving dozens of people dead and wounded, US and Afghan officials said. 646 more words

Daily News

Kabul: EU for reconciliation

Aghanistan has once again been targeted by two despicable attacks, one in Kabul near the Parliament building and the other in Kandahar, which have left dozens of innocent people dead and many others injured. 70 more words