Regional

MoU of road construction of Farah signed

The memorandum of understanding of the road construction with the length of 12, 8 kilo meter in Anar Dara district of Farah province has been signed in between the Afghanistan Ministry of Public interests and Japan official in Kabul. Afghan officials are optimistic over the road construction saying it will …

Read More »

40 (IS) insurgents killed in Nangarhar

Afghan troops have completed an operation against militants linked to the Islamic State (IS) extremist group in Nangarhar Province, bordering Pakistan. The Defense Ministry said that troops killed more than 40 militants during the three-day operation in Achin district, which ended on February 14. Officials said that 18 villages were …

Read More »

UNAMA reveals 11,002 civilian casualties in 2015

The number of civilian casualties in Afghanistan during 2015 are the highest recorded, the UN said today on the release of its 2015 Annual Report on Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict. The annual report, produced by the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) in coordination with the UN …

Read More »

2 dead, 19 injured in Salang bus accident

2 people were killed and 19 others wounded in a bus accident in Salang highway, officials said on Wednesday. “A 404 passenger bus has plunged off in Pul Khaki area of Salang highway due to high speed and lack of snow chains,” General Mohammad Rajab Neshat, maintenance chief of Salang …

Read More »

Omarkhail appointed as new governor of Kunduz

Afghan government has appointed Asadullah Omarkhail as the new governor for northern Kunduz province of Afghanistan, governmental spokesmen announced on Monday. Jawid Faisal, deputy spokesman to the Chief Executive of Afghanistan says the appointment of Mr. Omarkhail as the new governor of Kunduz was the joint decision of the National …

Read More »

Explosion targets Afghan judges in E. Afghanistan

An explosion has targeted Afghan judgesvehicle in eastern Logar province of Afghanistan, killing 1 policeman, and injuring 8 others including two judges, local officials said on Sunday. Salim Saleh, provincial governors spokesman speaking with Ariana News, said two child and two judges are among the injuries. The bomb explosion placed …

Read More »

Taliban safe houses destroyed in Dand-i- Ghori: MOI

Officials in Ministry of Interior Affairs have stated that Afghan security forces have destroyed a huge number of Taliban safe houses in Dand –i- Ghori district of Baghlan Province. Ministry of Interior Affairs Sediq Sediqee said,” Afghan security forces are fully prepared for war against terrorists in coming season.” War …

Read More »

Terrorists failed in 2015 to gain ground: Murad

Officials in Ministry of Defense have stated that terrorists have failed to succeed on their objects in 2015. Deputy chief of staff Afghan National Army Gen, Murad Ali Murad urged that terrorist’s desires were to destroy Afghanistan and gain grounds, but they have failed to do so, giving warring to …

Read More »

Taliban brings down electricity tower in Baghlan

After Afghan security forces have exerted pressures on Taliban in Baghlan Province, they have brought down one of the electricity towers in Dand-i-Shabuddin area of Baghlan province officials in Breshna power providing company said. Spokesman of Breshna company Wahedullah Tauhidi said,” Kabul residents will remain without sufficient electricity,saying the imported …

Read More »