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Kam Air Owner’s Son Killed in Balkh

Parwaiz Kamgar, son of Zmarai Kamgar, the owner of Afghanistan’s Kam Air airlines has been killed in northern Balkh province, officials confirmed Sunday. Balkh Police’s Spokesman, Sher Jan confirmed the death of Parwaiz Kamgar which reportedly happened in Khulm district of the province. A  source close the victim told Ariana …

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Amarkhel Resigns As Police Chief of Ghazni Province

General Aminullah Amakhel, Police Chief of southeastern Ghazni province has resigned from his position, officials confirmed Sunday. The province police chief’s spokesman, Fahim Amarhil confirmed the decision and said that Aminullah Amarkhel resigned because of his personal issues. Spokesman Amarkhil added that  Mustafa Mayar, investigative head of 303 Spin Ghar zone …

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Atta Noor Accuses Government of Inefficiency, Dictatorship

Criticizing the national unity government, Atta Mohammad Noor, the governor of Balkh province on Sunday called the government recent move against protesters in Kabul as a dictatorship and accused the security institutions of inefficiency. Governor Noor accused President Ghani’s administration of incompetency and said,” If someone likes or dislikes, reforms …

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Huge Fire Breaks Out at Market in Takhar

Huge fire ripped through a wood market in Taluqan, the capital city of northern Takhar province on Friday afternoon. The reason behind the fire and possible casualties have not been ascertained so far. Witnesses say the blaze might rise and reach to nearby buildings and residential houses if firefighters at the scene …

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