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Death Toll From Kabul Attack Rises to 43

At least 43 were killed and 25 others after several gunmen stormed a government building in Kabul on Monday, officials said.  The attack took place at around 03:00 pm local time on the National Authority for People with Disability and Martyrs’ Families in Kabul’s PD16 after several assailants blew up a …

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Pakistan FM to Visit Afghanistan as Part of His Tour to Regional Countries

Pakistani delegation led by the country’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi will embark a three-day tour on Monday to Afghanistan, Iran, China, and Russia. The Pakistani delegation will visit the countries from December 24-26, 2018, the Express Tribune said citing a statement issued by the Foreign Office. During the visit, Qureshi is expected …

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Saleh, Khalid Appointed as Acting Ministers

President Ashraf Ghani has appointed Amrullah Saleh as the next interior minister and Asadullah Khalid as the new defense minister. The President’s Office made the announcement on Sunday. Saleh and Khalid are former intelligence chiefs who have blamed Pakistan for supporting the Taliban insurgent group in Afghanistan. According to the …

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Taliban Suffer Heavy Casualties in Ghazni

The Taliban armed group suffered heavy casualties during the air and ground operations of Afghan security forces in central Ghazni province on Friday night, local authorities said. The provincial government media office in a statement said that at least 31 militants were killed and five more wounded during the operations …

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