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Taliban Shadow District Governor Killed in Badakhshan Province

At least three militants including Taliban’s shadow district governor for Shohada district were killed and two others wounded by Afghan forces in Badakhshan province, officials said Thursday. According to security officials in 209th Shaheen military corps, Taliban’s Shahdow district governor Hamdullah Sangaryar was traveling with his militants from Baharak district …

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Ghani Inaugurates Kapisa Power Project

President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday inaugurated Gul Bahar sub-station in Mahmoud Raqi, the capital of Kapisa province. The Presidential Palace in a statement said that the sub-station will provide electricity for 30,000 families in the province. The statement added that President Ghani inaugurated the project in the presence of local …

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U.S. Airstrike Kills Afghan Forces in Logar

An American airstrike killed more than ten Afghan security forces during intense fighting with the Taliban in Azra district of Logar province, official said Tuesday. The chief district of Azra, Hamidullah told Ariananews that the security forces were killed after they called for air support from foreign forces. Shamshad Larawi, …

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Taliban Releases Four Kidnapped Judges

The Taliban has released four judges who were kidnapped by the militant group from Jawzjan-Sar-e-Pul highway earlier this month, officials said Tuesday. Confirming the report, Sar-e-Pul Police Chief, Abdul Qayum Baqizoi said that the judges have been freed, following a series of political talks. Sources, however, told Ariana News that …

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Airstrike Kills 20 Civilians in Kunduz

Afghan security forces with support of coalition forces launched air raid on Chardara district in northern  Kunduz province on early Thursday, killing at least 20 civilians and injuring a dozen others, local residents and officials said. The airstrike was conducted on three residential houses in Sarak Bala village of Chardara …

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