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Multimillion Dollar Road Project Launched in North of Afghanistan

Afghan government on Saturday launched construction of a major road in northern Badakhshan province. The Baharak-Ishkashim transit road covers 108 kilometers and will connect Afghanistan with Tajikistan and China. “The purpose behind constructing this road is to get connected with China and Tajikistan,” said Minister of Public Work, Mahmood Baligh. …

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Zibaak District in Badakhshan Falls to Taliban

Zibaak district in Badakhshan province falls to Taliban, following heavy clashes on Friday morning, local sources tells Ariana News. The group’s seized the district after nine-hour battle with Afghan security forces.  Earlier, the 808th police zone spokesman has also confirmed the Taliban’s attack for seizure of the district, however, local …

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