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50 Daesh Militants Killed in Operation at Nangarhar

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(Last Updated On: February 22, 2017)

2Local officials in Nangarhar have claimed that during the operation more than 50 Daesh militants which included Pakistani Nationals were killed in Kot-Haskamina districts of Nangarhar in the past seven days.

Governor of Nangarhar province Mohammad Gulab Mangal said, “ Daesh militants are not only coming from Pakistan, but they are being supported logistically and Financially by the Pakistan Government and receive military equipment.”

Meanwhile Pakistani military have once again started shooting missiles in Lalalpor district of Nangarhar where most of the local residents were made to flee from homes.

Based on the recent reports the Turkham gate is still closed for the passengers which created severe problems from both residents of the Durand line.

“Unfortunately the Turkham gate is still closed for the passengers, despite of witnessing the decreasing of missile attacks by Pakistan militaries, today several missiles landed in lalapur district of Nangarhar province, diplomatic efforts are underway to have the Pakistan stop shooting missiles into Afghanistan’s soil and also re open the Turkham gate for the people of both countries.” Nangarhar Governor Mohammad Gulab Mangal said.

Pakistan started shooting missiles into Afghanistan’s soil after that country witnessed several terrorist attacks which killed dozen Pakistan and injured several others.

Reported by: Hameed Sediqee

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Unknown Gunmen Abduct Head of a Private TV in Nangarhar

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(Last Updated On: December 4, 2018)

Engineer Zalmay, the head of a private TV network has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen in Jalalabad city of Nangarhar, an official said on Tuesday.

Provincial governor spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told Ariana News that Engineer Zalmay, the Head of Enakas Radio and Television Network abducted in PD4 of Jalalabad city while he was on his way from office to home.

According to the official, the armed men have killed his driver after stopping his vehicle.

Mr. Zalmay was in charge of the National Radio and Television of Nangarhar, the state-run network, before the establishment of his private channel.

Nangarhar is among the volatile provinces in east of Afghanistan where both Taliban and Daesh insurgent groups are actively operating in a number of its districts.

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Afghan Forces Retake Kohistan District of Faryab Province

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(Last Updated On: August 25, 2018)

Afghan security forces have recaptured Kohistan district of Faryab province late on Friday, an official confirmed.

Mohammad Hanif Rezai, a spokesman for the 209th military corps said that at least 33 Taliban militants including two commanders of the group were killed and 13 others wounded during an operation which was conducted for recapturing of the district.

He added that the Afghan commando forces have destroyed several bases of the insurgents and seized a large number of weapons and ammunitions.

According to the official, forces from the NATO-led Resolute Support mission also assisted the Afghan forces during the operation.

Faryab is among the insecure provinces in northern Afghanistan where the Taliban militants are actively operating in a number of its districts and usually carrying out attacks against government forces.

Taliban has not made a comment about the report yet.

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Bomb Blast Targets Voter Registration Center in Jalalabad City

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(Last Updated On: April 29, 2018)

A bomb blast has reportedly targeted a voter registration center in the 4th Police District of Jalalabad, the capital city of the eastern Nangarhar province.

The voter registration center was established in a mosque in the area where many residential houses also located in.

“One policeman and seven civilians were wounded in the incident”, spokesperson of Nangarhar governor, Attaullah Khogyani told Ariana News.

According to the local official, the explosives had been placed in a Zarang type motorcycle and the vehicle exploded through a remote control instrument in the area.

He further noted that all the wounded people have already been transferred to the provincial hospital in Jalalabad City.

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