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Explosions Rock Afghan Parliament Building

Successive explosions rocked Afghan Parliament as it came under the Taliban fighters attack. Television was broadcasting live from parliament when the explosion struck and lawmakers were evacuated. Eyewitnesses say that a car bomb exploded at the vicinity of the Afghan Parliament which killed and wounded dozens of civilians, but there …

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IEC sets parliamentary elections date a year back

Independent Election Commission (IEC) has recommended two dates for holding the upcoming Parliamentary elections to the Presidential Office. “IEC has determined the 07 May 2016 and 17 September 2016 as the days in which the parliamentary elections can be held”, Azizullah Bakhtyari, a commissioner for the IEC has said. According …

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Afghan top spy denied signing agreement with ISI

The Afghan government has signed an agreement with Pakistan’s military intelligence (ISI) on mutual cooperation to fight against terrorism. Preliminary reports suggest that the agreement allows Pakistan intelligence to train and equip the Afghan spy agency. A large number of Afghan lawmakers criticized signing of this agreement with Pakistan on …

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Suicide bombers storm on NDS compound in Kandahar

Three suicide bombers attacked National Directorate of Security installations in southern Kandahar. The attack took place over NDS compound located in police 5th precinct in Kandahar on early Sunday morning injuring four NDS members. According to a statement by the National Directorate of Security Agency, a suicide bomber who was …

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