Abdul Rashid Dostum - updates

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Kabul suicide attack death toll rises to 23

Jul 23, 2018 - 2:45 PM

At least 107 others are wounded in Sunday's powerful explosion

SUICIDE BOMBING. Afghan security forces place victims on the back of a pickup truck following a suicide attack in Kabul on July 22, 2018. Photo by Noorullah Shirzada/AFP

Suicide attack at Kabul airport leaves 11 dead, 14 wounded

Jul 22, 2018 - 8:59 PM

(UPDATED) The return of Afghanistan Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum, a powerful ethnic Uzbek leader and former warlord, comes amid violent protests in several provinces

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Afghan vice president accused of sexually assaulting rival

Dec 14, 2016 - 9:30 AM

Abdul Rashid Dostum is accused of ordering his guards to seize Ahmad Ishchi last month in northern Jowzjan province during a game of buzkashi or polo with a carcass

In this file photo, Abdul Rahid Dostum addresses the crowd during a gathering in the outskirts of Kunduz province, north of Kabul on March 19, 2014. Shah Marai/AFP