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UNDP Stresses on Afghan Govt. Lead in Afghanistan Election

United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Afghanistan country director, Douglas Keh in an exclusive interview with Ariana News emphasized on afghan-led election. UNDP has provided technical and logistical support to the Afghan elections since 2004, but they gradually handed over these responsibilities to the Independent Elections Commission over the past elections. …

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Survey, Mapping of TAPI Project to be Completed Within Coming Months

Survey and mapping of Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) Pipeline Project is to be completed within next four months, officials said Saturday. The TAPI project has been launched by Turkmenistan since the 1990s. But starting work on the pipeline has been delayed reportedly because of the problem of crossing Afghanistan. Its construction work re-begun …

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VP Dostum Leaves for Turkey Amid Rape Claims

First Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum left Afghanistan for Turkey on Friday evening for medical treatment, following allegations that he illegally detained and raped a political rival, Ahmad Eshchi. Sources told Ariana News that General Dostum will receive medical treatment and also visit his family in Turkey; though, it is …

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Afghan-U.S. Presidents to Meet in Saudi Arabia

Afghan President Muhammad Ashraf Ghani is scheduled to visit with the U.S. President Donald J. Trump at the sideline of an international conference on counter-terrorism in Saudi Arabia. Ghani’s office said on Saturday that the two presidents will discuss the U.S. new strategy for Afghanistan. This comes as the U.S. …

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