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Jani Khel District Falls Again to Taliban

Taliban militants retook control of Jani Khel district in eastern Paktia province late on Wednesday, a police official confirmed. “The security forces have tactically retreated about one kilometer from the center of the district,” said provincial police chief Tooryalay Abdyani. He emphasized that Afghan forces are busy planning to retake …

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Five People Wounded in Mine Blast in Kabul

A magnetic mine blast was occurred in capital Kabul on Wednesday night. The blast took place near Cinama Pamir area, Police District 1 of the City. Reports suggest the blast targeted a vehicle of the security personnel in the area.  According to Emergency Hospital, at least five people were wounded …

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Explosion Occurs in Kabul

Afghan security officials say an explosion took place in the 8th police district around 11:30 AM today in Kabul. Sources told Ariananews the blast was an Improvised explosive device and no causalities have been reported so far. No group including the Taliban has claimed responsibility for the explosion.  

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U.S. Sending 100 More Marines to Afghanistan

The U.S. is sending about 100 more Marines to the Helmand Province to help the 300 Americans who are already there advising and assisting Afghan security forces, according to U.S. defense officials, The U.S. officials said this deployment is not tied to the Trump administration’s long-awaited new South Asia strategy, …

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Government Targets ‘Zero Tolerance’ on Corruption: Ghani

Government aims “zero tolerance” attitude towards fighting corruption mainly, in security sector which undermines the success of Afghan security forces against the insurgents in the country, says President Ashraf Ghani. Addressing a gathering on the government’s campaign against the corruption in security institutions at the Presidential Palace, Ghani said: “We …

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