"The most feminist thing is just being. Just doing what we're doing."
Anna Tara Andrésdóttir
"France is in the process of passing from the eldest daughter of the Catholic Church to the little niece of Islam"
Marion Marechal-Le Pen
"Because there's high demand for women in China, people in China will pay border patrol to bring women over"
South Korean pastor
"The smallness of the country makes it easier to mobilise solidarity and cooperation between women."
"We see inequality everywhere. It's in the media, it's in the films we make, it's in every layer. We always have to keep on fighting."
"The school system by keeping silent about gender issues is part of the problem. It is withholding stereotypes and discrimination"
"We want girls to go out of the safe zone. We want to teach them to be noisy, to teach them to scream and jump, and take place. To use their voice!"
"We want a society where everyone can reach their full potential. And gender equality is one of its main factors."
Gunmen in Afghanistan have attacked a national TV and radio station in the eastern city of Jalalabad, engaging in a battle with security forces.
NATO is ready to reinforce its ground troops in Afghanistan says the alliance's secretary-general, but will not send combat units.
Abdul Hasib, the head of ISIL in Afghanistan, was killed last month in a joint operation by Afghan and US Special Forces in the eastern province of Nangarhar.
Hilda Clayton, a 22-year-old U.
At least eight are killed and dozens wounded in an ISIL-claimed suicide blast targeting a military convoy in the Afghan capital.
“I invite the Taliban to join the peace caravan and stop the pointless, meaningless and unholy war”.
The Afghan Defence Minister and Army Chief of Staff stand down in the wake of deadly Taliban attacks last week. Their resignation coincides with a surprise visit by US Defense Secretary, Jim Mattis.
Taliban fighters wearing government army uniforms killed and wounded up to 100 Afghan soldiers when they stormed a military base in Mazar-i-Sharif, officials have said.
The number of militants who died in this week's huge US bomb attack has been revised upwards by officials to over 90.
At least 36 suspected ISIL militants are thought to have been killed when the US dropped "the mother of all bombs" in Afghanstan.
The US drops the so-called mother of all bombs onto a cave complex in Afghanistan.
The United States has used its largest non-nuclear bomb on a series of ISIL caves and bunkers in eastern Afghanistan.
Taliban fighters have captured the strategic district of Sangin in the southern Afghan province of Helmand after security forces pulled out.
At least one woman has been killed and nearly 20 other people wounded after a huge blast in the Afghan capital Kabul.
At least 49 people are confirmed dead and dozens are wounded following a gun and bomb attack on a military hospital in Kabul.
Gunmen dressed as doctors have attacked a military hospital in an area close to the US embassy in Kabul.
They are fighting with security forces inside the building in the Afghan capital.
Taliban militants claim to have targeted multiple areas in the Afghan capital, killing at least 16 people.
The Afghan government finds its former Taliban enemies may be their biggest ally against the ISIL threat, and Iran and Russia agree.
Top US military man in Afghanistan calls for more troops for in country
The Red Cross has put its aid activities across Afghanistan “on hold” after at least six of its staff were killed in a suspected ISIL attack.