2015 in Afghanistan

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2015
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Afghanistan

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List of years in Afghanistan

The following lists events that happened during 2015 in Afghanistan .

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Incumbents

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

October

November

December

References

  1. "Suicide Bomber Hits European Police in Kabul; 1 Dead". 5 January 2015. Retrieved 5 January 2015.
  2. "U.S. drone strike accidentally killed 2 hostages". CNN. 24 April 2015.
  3. "Five men arrested in Afghanistan over involvement in Pakistan school massacre". 15 January 2015. Retrieved 16 January 2015.
  4. "Suicide bomb at Afghan funeral for Taliban victims kills 16". 29 January 2015. Retrieved 30 January 2015.
  5. "Three U.S. Contractors Said Killed in Kabul Airport Shooting". 29 January 2015. Retrieved 30 January 2015.
  6. "U.S. forces, Afghan troops arrest Taliban militants wanted for school massacre". Washington Post. 12 February 2015.
  7. "Afghanistan drone strike 'kills IS commander Abdul Rauf'". BBC News . 9 February 2015. Retrieved 24 February 2015. A drone strike in Afghanistan has killed a militant commander who recently swore allegiance to Islamic State (IS), officials say. The police chief of Helmand said that former Taliban commander Mullah Abdul Rauf had died in the strike.
  8. "Afghans in frantic search for avalanche survivors".
  9. "Kabul bomb hits Turkish embassy car".
  10. "29 Insurgents Killed In Military Operations". Tolonews. 25 March 2015. Archived from the original on 2015-03-26. Retrieved 28 March 2015.
  11. First wave of IS attacks? Claim and denial over the Jalalabad bombs - Kate Clark and Borhan Osman, Afghanistan Analysts Network, 22 April 2015
  12. http://www.vg.no/nyheter/utenriks/afghanistan/vg-moette-norske-spesialsoldater-i-afghanistan-de-vi-slaass-mot-kjemper-til-doeden/a/23917662/
  13. Taliban and Afghan Peace Officials Have Secret Talks in China - NY Times, By EDWARD WONG and MUJIB MASHALMAY 25, 2015
  14. Afghan Peace Envoy Met Taliban in Secret China Talks - Wall Street Journal, 24 May 2015
  15. "Top ISIL leader in Afghanistan 'killed in drone strike'". Aljazerra. 9 July 2015.
  16. "At least 33 people dead in Afghanistan suicide blast". Aljazerra. 13 July 2015.
  17. "Afghan troops 'killed by US friendly fire' in Logar". BBC. 20 July 2015.
  18. "Report: U.S. airstrike kills eight Afghan soldiers". The Washington Post. July 20, 2015.
  19. 1 2 "Taliban attack UK military convoy in Afghan capital Kabul". BBC. 11 October 2015.
  20. "Suicide attack on Nato convoy in Afghanistan kills 12". The Telegraph. 23 August 2015.
  21. "Two Nato soldiers killed in Afghan 'insider attack'". The Telegraph. 26 August 2015.
  22. "U.S. Role in Afghanistan Turns to Combat Again, With a Tragic Error". the new York times. 8 May 2016.
  23. "US transport plane crashes in Afghanistan killing 12". the telegraph. October 2015.
  24. "RAF helicopter crash: Five Nato staff die in Afghanistan". BBC. 12 October 2015.
  25. 1 2 "'Probably the largest' al-Qaeda training camp ever destroyed in Afghanistan". the Washington post. October 30, 2015.
  26. "US F-16 struck by enemy fire in Afghanistan in rare attack". Yahoo. October 18, 2015.
  27. "Taliban exit Afghan city of Kunduz but claim mission was successful". CNN. 14 October 2015.
  28. "Taliban seize British stronghold in Helmand as security unravels". the telegraph. 20 October 2015.
  29. "12 schoolgirls trampled to death in Afghanistan earthquake". the telegraph. 26 October 2015.
  30. 1 2 Jolly, David; Shah, Taimoor (13 December 2015). "Afghan Province, Teetering to the Taliban, Draws In Extra U.S. Forces". The New York Times. Retrieved February 11, 2016.
  31. "The U.S. was supposed to leave Afghanistan by 2017. Now it might take decades." the Washington post. January 26, 2016.
  32. "Afghan army launches rescue bid after helicopter shot down". yahoo news. 25 November 2015.
  33. "2 Fort Campbell soldiers receive Distinguished Flying Cross". army times. 2 June 2016.
  34. "Taliban Attack on Kandahar Airport: What We Know". The Diplomat. 10 December 2015.
  35. "Green Berets honored with Silver Star and eight other valor awards". army times. 6 May 2016.
  36. "Six US soldiers killed in Afghanistan suicide attack". www.aljazeera.com. Retrieved 2015-12-22.
  37. "Pentagon identifies Army Special Forces soldier killed in Afghanistan". the Washington post. 6 January 2016.
  38. "President Ghani and PM Modi inaugurate new Afghan parliament building". khaama. 25 December 2015.