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Torkham port closed for traffic

Ataullah Khogiani, the Nangarhar provincial spokesperson, said that the Torkham passage was closed for traffic, but he didn’t underline the cause of the closure. However, some security sources underline that the clash between the Afghan frontier forces and the Pakistani militia is the cause of the shutdown. Pakistani officials haven’t …

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Man kills in-laws in Baghlan

A man killed 3 and wounded 3 other members of his in-laws in Baghlan. Ahmad Jawid Basharat, the Baghlan police spokesperson, told Ariana News that the incident took place Monday around 02:00 am, January 28th, in Pol-e Madan area of Pol-e Khomri city. According to the police, the man killed …

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Helicopter brought down – Helmand

At least four Afghan soldiers were wounded after an ANA helicopter crashed down Saturday noon in Kajaki district of southern Helmand province. The 215 Maiwand Corps said in a statement that the helicopter was shot down while landing. However, a source within security forces, on condition of anonymity, told Ariana …

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Quick Reaction Force airstrikes cause heavy casualties to Taliban and civilians – Herat

The airstrikes in Shindand district of Herat on Wednesday left 60 civilian casualties killing Mullah Nangialai, a commander of a fractured branch of the Taliban. Toryalai Taheri, the deputy head of Herat Provincial Council, told Ariana News that as a result of the drone airstrike by the Quick Reaction Force …

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