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$ 10 million reduce in 2015 Hajj expenses

The minster of Hajj and religious affairs said that Afghan Hajj pilgrims would be provided with better facilities and reduce in Hajj quota this year. Faiz Muhammad Osmani, the minister of hajj noted that around $ 10 million have been saved for this year’s Hajj ceremony; 7 million for pilgrims …

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NDS sets Special Forces to fight Daesh

The Daesh groups is such a serious threat for Afghanistan that the National Directorate Security (NDS) has set Special Forces to fight against them. Spokesman of NDS, Abdul Hasib Sidiqi emphasized that Daesh’s power is severely weakened in the country. Beside the Taliban group, now Daesh has made the war …

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Gov. introduces 4 top officials to Wolesi Jirga

Afghanistan National Unity Government (NUG) finally introduced the defense ministerial nominee, Central Bank nominee and two members of the High Council of the Supreme Court to Wolesi Jirga for a vote of confidence. Second vice president urged the representatives to give the votes of confidence as soon as possible due …

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Ghani: Afghanistan never collapse as a country

President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday said that the imposed war on Afghanistan is in interest of all regional countries and there must be a consensus in the region for resolving it. While presenting the first National Action Plan on United Nations Security Council Resolution for women, security and peace, President …

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WJ unanimously rejects anti-money laundering law

Afghanistan Wolesi Jirga (WJ) – the Lower House of Parliament unanimously rejected the adjustment of anti-money laundering law and proceeds of crimes. The National Unity Government (NUG) demand the 5th paragraph of article 4th to be deleted but it faced the opposition of some Parliament members. The anti-money laundering law …

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Links reveal between Haqqanis, Saudi Arabia

A recent report by WikiLeaks shows that Saudi Arabia’s embassy in Islamabad remained in touch with the Haqqani network and also helped arrange a visit for the militant group’s leader for medical treatment. The documents, which couldn’t be independently verified, say the Saudi ambassador to Pakistan met in 2012 with …

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