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Afghan Forces Retake Farah District, Blame Iran

The Afghan security forces retook control of Farah’s Shib Koh district after the group overrun the district Monday midnight, officials said. Provincial Council Member, Dadullah Qani, said Taliban militants took the district’s equipment with themselves and torched the district building before leaving the area. But police officials say the Afghan …

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Taliban Disables Telecommunication Networks in Farah

The Taliban insurgent group has ordered and threatened all telecommunication networks in Farah  province to disable their systems, officials confirmed Friday. Provincial governor spokesman, Nasir Mehri, said private telecommunication networks have shut down their networks’ coverage in the province after the insurgents has threatened them. Mehri added that local officials …

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Two Senior Taliban Commanders Killed in Urozgan

Afghan security forces have killed Taliban’s military commander, Hayatullah Mujahed and the group’s operational commander, Sideq Aqa in Urozgan province, local officials said. The Atal 205th corps has confirmed their killings and said at least 21 other Taliban insurgents were killed also by Afghan forces. The Taliban considers Uruzgan to …

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Young Girl Hanged Herself in Badakhshan

A 19-year old girl named Shukreya has hung herself to death in the dormitory of her university in Shaghnan district of Badakhshan province, security officials said on Monday. Badakhshan police discovered the body of Shukreya, student of social sciences faculty in Badakhshan university after her classmates found her hanged from …

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