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Paghman rapist to be executed on Wednesday

The Paghman rape and dacoity culprits are decided to be hanged to death in Pul-e-Charkhi Prison of Kabul. The ministry of interior affairs said that the Paghman convicts will be executed Wednesday. The interior ministry is said to consider the failure of executing these convicts will cause such crimes increase. …

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Impunity To Offenders Damage Police Gains: MoI

The Ministry of Interior Affairs (MoI) officials strongly criticize government’s policy of exempting powerful offenders from punishment, believing impunity to criminals demoralizes the police forces. In a press conference Tuesday in Kabul, the Police Chief of Kabul, General Zahir Zahir, noted the police had the ability to curb offenders but …

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ISAF Hopes Afghan President Eliminate Politics From ANSF

The NATO and ISAF general commander in Afghanistan, Gen. John Campbell, has asked the new Afghan President to eliminate political interference from the Afghan National Security Force (ANSF). Talking to reporters through a video conference at the US Defense Department, the ISAF top commander in Afghanistan stated political interferences had …

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MOI Assures Security in Eid Days

Acting Minister of Interior Affairs for Afghanistan Mohammad Daud Omarzai has said,” Afghan security forces ready to ensure security for the Eid Days to Afghan Nation at the entire country.” He had assured the Afghan Nation to celebrate their Eid Days in peaceful atmosphere. Omarzai has added that Afghan security …

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Suicide attacker targets army bus in Kabul

A suicide bomber targeted an army bus in Gul Bagh area of Kabul, killing 3 people and wounding 10 others, security officials said. Security officials said that the suicide bomber blew himself up Thursday morning in front of an army minibus that was taking the soldiers to work. Spokesman of …

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Lawmakers Hope BSA To Stop Pakistan’s Interference

A number of Wolesi Jirga (Lower House of the Parliament) members have welcomed the bilateral security agreement (BSA) signed between Kabul and Washington, and hoped the treaty would help stop foreign countries, especially Pakistan from interfering into Afghanistan. A day after the security agreement was signed between US Ambassador in …

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Two ANA Vehicles Attacked In Kabul

At least seven people were killed and more than 15 others were wounded as a result of two separate suicide bombings early Wednesday morning in capital Kabul, officials said. The first attack occurred in the 3rd precinct of Kabul near the Kabul University when a suicide bomber in a corolla …

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Wolesi Jirga welcomes signing security deal

A number of Parliament members welcomed signing the long-delayed agreement between Kabul and Washington to allow international forces to stay in the country beyond 2014. Some of Parliament members said that the agreement should overcome all requirements of the security forces. Senators believe that if there is no attention to …

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Both vice presidents officially begin to work

The two vice presidents of Afghanistan on Tuesday officially begun to work in presence of Ashraf Ghani Ahmad Zai. General Abdul Rashid Dostom, the first vice president and Sarwar Danish, the second vice president of Afghanistan emphasized on the regulated and inclusive government and said to consider themselves to solve …

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Kabul, Washington Sign Security Agreement

The much-awaited proposed Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) has been finally signed between Kabul and Washington, a day after the oath-taking ceremony of the national unity government. The important accord was signed Tuesday afternoon between US Ambassador to Afghanistan, James Cunningham and Afghan national security adviser, Muhammad Hanif Atmar. The event …

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Ghani sworn in as new president

Ashraf Ghani Ahmad Zai, the president of Afghanistan on Monday has finally been sworn as president of Afghanistan to take office in a peace full transfer power. The ceremony followed six month of deadlock over a vote in which both Ashraf Ghani Ahmad Zai and Abdullah Abdullah claimed victory. The …

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International Day of Right to Know Observes in Kabul

Officials in Transparency Watch for Afghanistan TWA institution have wanted Afghan Government to sign the law for accessing information; the following demand was made in a Day called (Day of right to know). Officials in the following institutions have claimed that the law for accessing information has been sent to …

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