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Kabul Suicide Bombing Widely Condemned

The deadly attack on a religious gathering in Kabul, which killed at least 50 people and injured scores others on Tuesday, has drawn wide condemnation. In a statement, President Ashraf Ghani described the attack as “unforgivable and a clear act of hostility against Islam’s teaching.” Ghani declared Wednesday a national …

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Ghani Meets Ambassadors of ‘Stakeholder Nations’ Ahead of Geneva Conference

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani met with ambassadors and representatives of stakeholder nations and institutions at Presidential Palace on Monday afternoon to discuss the Afghan government’s preparation for upcoming Geneva conference on Afghanistan. The President’s office in a statement said that Ghani thanked the ambassadors and representatives for their help in …

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24 Daesh Fighters Join Peace Process in Nangarhar

At least 24 Islamic State (IS) militants in eastern Nangarhar province have laid down their arms and joined the peace process, officials said Sunday.   The provincial governor’s spokesman Ataullah Khogyani said the militants shunned insurgency following the Afghan military forces’ clearance operation in Naziyan district of the province. Khogyani added …

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36 Militants Killed in Kunduz Operation

At least 36 Taliban militants were killed and 38 others injured during clearance operations conducted by Afghan army commandos in Dasht-e-Archi district of Kunduz province, the Afghan Ministry of Defense (MoD) said on Sunday. According to a statement released by MoD, a local Taliban commander identified as Sardar Wali was …

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