SA family killed in Afghanistan ahead of NATO donor meeting

The death of a South African father and his two teenage children come in the wake of a secret order that was signed by president Barack Obama just last week to strengthen the combat role of American troops in Afghanistan.… Read the rest

Kabul bomber kills 12 people, including 8 South Africans

A female bomber killed 12 people in Kabul on Tuesday in the deadliest single attack over an anti-Islam US film that again sparked furious protests across the Muslim world.

The Kabul bombing brings to more than 30 the number of … Read the rest

Eight South Africans killed in Kabul during Islamic film blast

Eight South Africans died in a suicide bomb attack which killed 12 in Kabul in Afghanistan on Tuesday morning, the foreign ministry said.

“Our mission in Islamabad in Pakistan, which is also accredited in Afghanistan, has informed us that eight … Read the rest