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Bayat Foundation Rebuilds Isteqlal Hospital

With continued commitment to the country’s health sector, the Bayat Foundation has reconstructed and opened the neonatal unit of Isteqlal Hospital of Kabul. The renovated unit was opened during a ceremony attended by the public health ministry officials, hospital staff and the officials of Bayat Foundation. In the meantime, the …

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NATO vows long-term cooperation in Afghanistan

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, with President Ashraf Ghani Ahmad Zai on Thursday in a joint press conference commented on the security situation of the country. President Ashraf Ghani Ahmad Zai has welcomed NATO Secretary General, saying we urge NATO to continue its support to Afghanistan. Ghani noted that Afghan …

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MPs, Citizens Want Cabinet Introduced Immediately

Members of Wolesi Jirga—Lower House of the Parliament—and the citizens of capital Kabul have urged the new government to introduce the new cabinet as soon as possible. Expressing deep concerns over the performance of acting ministers, the MPs and citizens warned of disorder and irregularities if the current situation continued. …

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US signs contracts with Taliban supporters: SIGAR

A recent report from the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction or SIGAR says that U.S signs contracts with those who are the supporters of Taliban. SIGAR said that if U.S signs contracts with Taliban supporters, it will cause serious danger for America’s national security. The report said that American …

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China hosts an international conference on Afghanistan

The fourth summit of ministerial conference Istanbul process of Afghanistan held at the Diaoyutai Guesthouse in Beijing, China. President Ashraf Ghani Ahmad Zai who attended in the opening ceremony of this conference urged the armed oppositions of the country, especially Taliban to participate in an inter-Afghan peace process, but warned …

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China Pledges 2 Billion Yuan to Afghanistan

China, one of the important allies of Afghanistan, has pledged two billion Yuan (Chinese Currency) to Afghanistan’s different sectors for the next four years. President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, who is in four-day visit of China, announced Beijing’s pledge on Wednesday during his speech to the students of Tsinghua University in …

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Kabul, Beijing To Sign Cooperation Agreements

President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai is expected to sign several agreements of mutual cooperation with his Chinese counterpart. President Ahmadzai has left for a four-day official visit of Beijing, capital of China, to represent Afghanistan in the Heart of Asia meeting. On the slide side of Beijing summit, President Ahmadzai is …

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Cabinet To Be Introduced Ahead of London Summit

Following criticisms over President Ahmadzai for not introducing the new cabinet, the committee assigned to work on new cabinet has said efforts are underway to introduce the new cabinet to the Parliament ahead of London summit. “The new cabinet members will be introduced to Wolesi Jirga in the near future,” …

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MPs Want US Fulfill BSA Commitments

Wolesi Jirga wants the United States and NATO to fulfill their commitments they made under Bilateral Security Agreement signed recently between Kabul and Washington. The MPs on Monday’s session expressed their concerns regarding Pakistan’s continued missile attacks into eastern borders of Afghanistan, demanding the U.S. to intervene and put pressure …

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Armed Assailants Storm Kundoz Attorney Office

According to security sources, three armed suicide bombers have stormed the building of Attorney General’s provincial office in northern Kundoz province. The incident took place Monday afternoon after three assailants wearing Afghan National Army (ANA) uniform attacked the office, Kundoz Police spokesman Sayed Sarwar Hussaini confirmed. The first suicide bomber …

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