Nato Troops

  • 6 killed in suspected suicide bomb blast on Pakistan-Afghan border October 2, 2013

    At least six people were killed in a suspected suicide blast on Wednesday in southwestern Pakistan's Chaman town on the Afghan border, media reports said. Several people were also reported injured in the explosion in the capital of Qila Abdullah district in the restive Balochistan province. The Pak-Afghan border was closed...
  • Afghanistan seeks India's help as West pullout nears November 13, 2012

    New Delhi: India will step up training of the Afghan police and military after a request on Monday by President Hamid Karzai, who also urged Indian businesses to invest in his battle-weary nation as it gears up for the departure of NATO troops. The extra help is likely to be welcomed...
  • Afghan protesters hurl grenades at US base February 27, 2012

    Kabul: Demonstrators hurled grenades at a US base in northern Afghanistan, and a gun battle left two Afghans dead and seven NATO troops injured Sunday in the escalating crisis over the burning of Muslim holy books at an American airfield. More than 30 people have been killed, including four US troops,...
  • NATO's combat material sold to Pak militants October 3, 2010

    Islamabad: Combat materials, including sophisticated communication devices and heavy duty generators, meant for NATO troops were stolen by transporters and sold to militants in Pakistan, a media report said on Sunday. A godown of stolen items of NATO forces, including combat material, was unearthed in Islamabad's rural area of Tarnol during...
  • Militants attack US supplies in Pakistan April 12, 2009

    Islamabad: Scores of Islamist militants destroyed at least 10 lorries on Sunday in north-western Pakistan in an attack on a truck terminal used for transporting supplies to US and NATO troops in Afghanistan, police said. Three private guards were injured when insurgents fired rocket-propelled grenades at the depot on the edge...