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Top Generals Among 7 Arrested on Corruption Charges

The cases of seven Defense Ministry officials, including three senior generals have submitted to court on charges of corruption, embezzlement and misuse of authority. The Attorney General says eight army officials have been arrested over embezzling more than $ 1,200,000 and forging documents. “The detainees are under investigation and their …

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MoD Reacts Against Pakistani Operation Near Afghan Border

Afghanistan Ministry of Defense (MoD) has reacted over Pakistan’s military operation against so-called Islamic State (IS) group in bordering areas with Afghanistan. Pakistan’s military said it has launched a major operation against so-called Islamic State (IS) in the north-western region along the Afghan border. A Pakistani spokesman said militants had …

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U.S. Intel Chief says Security Situation in Afghanistan Likely to Get Worse

The security situation in Afghanistan will further deteriorate even with modest increase in U.S. military support and its partners in the country,  the top U.S. intelligence official said on Thursday. The U.S. National Intelligence Director  Dan Coats said the security situation in Afghanistan will “almost certainly” continue to “deteriorate”  through …

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