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Sentences with the adjective Afghan

29 examples:

An Afghan girl and a driver were killed in the crossfire, officials said.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

An Afghan child was killed in the crossfire as police battled the attackers.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

How the tragedy of three Afghan girls inspired a US rocker to teach guitar in Kabul.
(BBC News - World News, )

The two Afghan women lost their deportation case at the European Union's top court last July.
(BBC News - World News, )

An Afghan man had a pencil stuck in his head for years, the German doctors who removed it say.
(BBC News - Health, )

An Afghan girls' education campaigner has won the annual Wise Prize for achievement in education.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

An explosion at a Shia mosque in the Afghan city of Herat kills at least 29 people, officials say.
(BBC News - World News, )

Afghan forces have begun efforts to try to retake the major Afghan city of Kunduz from the Taliban.
(CNN - World News, )

Gunmen launched an assault early Friday on the Indian consulate in the western Afghan city of Herat.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

The Afghan woman made famous by a 1985 magazine cover tells the BBC of her hope for a new beginning.
(BBC News - World News, )

Seven Afghan men are sentenced to death following a gang rape case that has sparked national outrage.
(BBC News - World News, )

A judge has sentenced four people to hang in brutal mob killing of an Afghan woman in Kabul in March.
(NBC News, )

Taliban insurgents said Sunday that they were on the verge of taking their first Afghan city, Kunduz.
(The New York Times - World News, )

An Afghan boy has told the BBC how he smuggled himself into Britain by hiding on a Channel Tunnel train.
(BBC News - World News, )

Near the southern gate of the Medecins Sans Frontieres hospital in this Afghan city stands a guard post.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The Afghan boy, who was orphaned by a Taliban bomb, was days away from boarding a plane to the United States.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Azim, a woodcutter, tells how decades of conflict have left many Afghan people with few opportunities to prosper.
(BBC News - World News, )

The Taliban have captured the northern Afghan city of Kunduz in a massive assault involving hundreds of fighters.
(Rahim Faiez, Lynne O'Donnell in The Independent - World News, )

Relatives of an Afghan boy who died in Calais while trying to enter the UK have told the BBC of his last moments.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

An Afghan official says the German consulate in the northern Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif has come under attack.
(Fox News - World, )

Exclusive interview: In 2011, the Afghan women's captain was forced to flee her own country in fear for her life.
(Luke Brown in The Independent - Football, )

At least 33 people are killed and 100 injured in an explosion in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, officials say.
(BBC News - World News, )

At least 33 people have been killed and 100 injured in a suicide bomb attack in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad.
(BBC News - World News, )

Ghulam Hassan is in the mood to celebrate Eid, the biggest religious festival of the Afghan year, three months early.
(The Independent - World News, )

But he may have died as long as two years ago, and we do not know if it was in a Pakistani city or an Afghan village.
(The Independent - People, )

An explosion strikes near the Indian consulate in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, followed by reports of shooting.
(BBC News - World News, )

A suicide bomber struck a NATO convoy near the southern Afghan city of Kandahar on Wednesday causing at least two deaths.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Taliban militants have been repelled following a co-ordinated attack on the northern Afghan city of Kunduz, officials say.
(BBC News - World News, )

A U.S. airstrike in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz may have killed three Doctors Without Borders members early Saturday.
(Fox News - World, )

Sentence with the comparative degree of the adjective Afghan

1 example:

Sixteen years after the Taliban, it's still taboo for most Afghan women to go for a run.
(NBC News, )

Sentence with the noun Afghan

1 example:

Two others were wounded along with an Afghan.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Questions

4 examples:

Are the Afghan Taliban ready to talk?
(BBC News - World News, )

Will deal unravel as Afghan vote audit begins?
(BBC News - World News, )

Can peace moves with the Afghan Taliban succeed?
(BBC News - World News, )

There are three questions worth asking about the Afghan mission, which lasted 12 years and claimed the lives of 162 Canadians — 158 soldiers, two aid workers, a diplomat and a journalist: Were we right to go?
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Two Afghan Embassy workers were also killed.
(Reuters in CBC News - World, )

Afghan commandos training on the outskirts of Kabul.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

In military terms, the Afghan conflict is a stalemate.
(Patrick Cockburn in The Independent - World News, )

Afghan security troops in Helmand Province on Saturday.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Meet Zari, Sesame Workshop’s first Afghan girl Muppet.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

An Afghan policeman opened fire as they sat in their car.
(USA Today - World, )

2 Afghan student airmen missing from Moody Air Force Base.
(USA Today - National, )

Afghan youths playing soccer on a field in Herat province.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

A large explosion rattled the Afghan capital early Tuesday.
(USA Today - World, )

Casualties among Afghan security forces soared 28% in 2015.
(USA Today - World, )

Afghan Meet Singh Kapoor, 40, died during his 14-hour ordeal.
(Daily Mail - News, )

11 terrorists were also killed, according to Afghan officials.
(USA Today - World, )

Afghan children at play in the Kart-e-Sakhi Cemetery in Kabul.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Members of the Afghan Army trained in Helmand Province in March.
(The New York Times - World News, )

An Afghan security check post in Herat, in the country’s west.
(The New York Times - World News, )

A special visa was granted to the Afghan who worked with the U.S.
(USA Today - National, )

It put a two-star general with Afghan combat experience in charge.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Taliban militants killed after they attacked an Afghan spy agency.
(UPI - News, )

An Afghan security guard allegedly shot and killed three Americans.
(USA Today - World, )

More than 300 were wounded in the blast, the Afghan president said.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Afghan president accuses U.S. in latest flare-up between the allies.
(USA Today - World, )

Marines cite progress of Afghan security forces in Helmand province.
(USA Today - World, )

In Kunduz, a U.S. team is training an Afghan unit to clear the roads.
(David Zucchino in Los Angeles Times - Education, )

The arms of an Austrian grandmother who was raped by an Afghan minor.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Alison Spann's father was the first American killed in the Afghan war.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

PM rallies round Marines in wake of Afghan prisoner murder conviction.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A tunnel collapsed in an Afghan coal mine, killing at least 24 workers.
(USA Today - World, )

NATO says two men in Afghan uniforms have shot dead two servicemembers.
(USA Today - World, )

Afghan soldier wounds three before he was shot dead by American troops.
(USA Today - World, )

Afghan soldiers battled Taliban on Saturday on the outskirts of Kunduz.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The Afghan Taliban urged Trump to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan.
(USA Today - World, )

American service members in the Afghan province of Helmand in September.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Afghan forces need a stable government to help them overcome the Taliban.
(USA Today - World, )

An Afghan businessman checked lapis lazuli at his shop in Kabul in March.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Since being fired by the Afghan president, he has been at work every day.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Nick Pugliese joined an Afghan telecom firm after graduating from college.
(Kevin Baxter in Los Angeles Times - Soccer, )

Afghan civilians gathered Wednesday in Jalalabad as smoke billowed nearby.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Afghan refugees living in Kabul camps battle deadly cold as winter sets in.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) cannot tackle the Taliban alone.
(Daily Mail - News, )

This 10-year-old Afghan boy is making a name for himself in a Serbian camp.
(BBC News - World News, )

It was the deadliest single incident for the Afghan army in at least a year.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Pentagon says 3 Defense Dept. contractors killed by a man in Afghan uniform.
(USA Today - National, )

Afghan migrants at a temporary camp on the Greek island of Lesbos last year.
(The New York Times - World News, )

It was the second such insider attack by an Afghan soldier in the past week.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Gen. John Nicholson said additional troops will further train Afghan forces.
(USA TODAY in USA Today - World, )

The Afghan Army still holds Kunduz City, including this base at Bala Hissar.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The Afghan Taliban has announced the start of their annual spring offensive.
(Fox News - World, )

Additional Afghan Air Force pilots to receive training from Raytheon, others.
(UPI - Business News, )

Explosions and gunfire ripped through the Afghan capital of Kabul on Tuesday.
(USA Today - World, )

Afghan security personnel at the site of a suicide attack in Kabul on Monday.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The luxury hotel was considered one of the safest spots in the Afghan capital.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Afghan security forces responding to an explosion in central Kabul on Tuesday.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Suicide bombers attacked a large demonstration in the Afghan capital Saturday.
(USA Today - World, )

The Haqqanis have carried out some of the bloodiest attacks in the Afghan war.
(NBC News, )

Military does not intend to target detainees released by the Afghan government.
(USA Today - National, )

Afghan nomads in the pastureland of the Shomali Plain, north of Kabul, in 2005.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Explosion, gunshots reported near an Afghan intelligence office in Maidan Shahr.
(USA Today - World, )

IG report says Afghan security forces still can't read despite literacy program.
(USA Today - National, )

Tweets show how the attack on the Afghan parliament in Kabul on Monday unfolded.
(BBC News - World News, )

The 22-year-old camerawoman and four Afghan soldiers were blown up in July 2013.
(BBC News - World News, )

Afghan officials believe there are now about 3,000 ISIS fighters in the country.
(The New York Times - World News, )

At least one person has been killed in an explosion in the Afghan capital, Kabul.
(BBC News - World News, )

One big reason, Brian Stewart writes, is the growing strength of the Afghan army.
(CBC News - World, )

Several weeks ago, Afghan army Capt. Mohammed Naweed came across a roadside bomb.
(David Zucchino in Los Angeles Times - Education, )

The Afghan government has long demanded Pakistan free Mullah Abdul Ghani Barader.
(USA Today - World, )

Three senior Afghan militants killed, Pakistan police and security officials say.
(USA Today - World, )

According to Afghan tradition, it's taboo to publicly reveal a woman's real name.
(PRI.org in USA Today - World, )

Almost half of Afghan schools are still in the open air or borrow space in homes.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The inspector general criticized the military for not visiting an Afghan hospital.
(USA Today - World, )

General in Afghan army in Kabul said two buildings have been taken over by gunmen.
(USA Today - World, )

One Afghan guard was killed and a total of 22 people were wounded, officials said.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Afghan refugee Farid says he learned English from watching episodes of EastEnders.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

An Afghan official says at least five civilians have died after gunmen stormed in.
(USA Today - World, )

President Obama tells Hamid Karzai a new agreement will respect Afghan sovereignty.
(USA Today - World, )

The Taliban took credit for the attack at Afghan Defense Ministry which wounded 91.
(USA Today - World, )

Greg Dulli, far left, with other members of the alternative rock band Afghan Whigs.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Afghan officials say at least 40 people have died in the attack on Thursday morning.
(The Independent - World News, )

Afghan security forces at the site of an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Wednesday.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Afghan commanders cutting local peace deals with the Taliban as U.S. forces withdraw.
(USA Today - World, )

U.S. general says Afghan forces winning the vast majority of firefights with Taliban.
(USA Today - World, )

Helmand is less violent than it was about four years ago when the Afghan surge began.
(USA Today - World, )

Afghan National Army soldiers drilling at a military training center in Kabul in May.
(The New York Times - World News, )

But many Afghan Shiites are beginning to wonder how long before they too are targeted.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Fleeing the Taliban, former Afghan soldier Wahid made his way, eventually, to Germany.
(CNN - World News, )

Dozens of militants are killed or arrested and routes to the Afghan border are closed.
(BBC News - World News, )

More than 90 people were killed following an enormous explosion in the Afghan capital.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Afghan translators who work for the U.S. military often become targets of the Taliban.
(NBC News, )

Afghan tribal elders met to debate allowing U.S. troops to stay past the 2013 deadline.
(USA Today - World, )

An Afghan official says a truck crash in northwestern Afghanistan has killed 32 people.
(Fox News - World, )

Multiple explosions have taken place around the Afghan parliament in the capital Kabul.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

An Australian woman has been kidnapped from the Afghan capital Kabul by unknown gunmen.
(Fox News - World, )

The tragedy prompted Afghan refugees in Freiburg to hold a vigil for the slain student.
(USA Today - World, )

Anti-war activists say his leak of classified documents helped end Iraq and Afghan wars.
(USA Today - World, )

Afghan troops launched a counteroffensive days after militants stormed the northern city.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

State Department report warns of potentially fatal electrical currents at Afghan complex.
(USA Today - National, )

Dominic Rains plays an Afghan journalist trying to make sense of a small California town.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

The Taliban have claimed responsibility after a loud explosion rocked the Afghan capital.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The aftermath of a bomb that exploded near an Afghan Army vehicle in Ghazni, in December.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The key: Without long-term foreign support and funding, the Afghan military will struggle.
(USA Today - World, )

Counting on Afghan soldiers to defeat the Taliban is wishful thinking, not foreign policy.
(USA Today - World, )

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