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52 Militants Killed in Afghanistan

Afghan officials say that at least 52 militants have been killed in two separate incidents in southern Helmand and eastern Nangarhar provinces of Afghanistan. In a statement, the Ministry of Interior Affairs (MoIA) said that at least 25 Taliban militants were killed in clashes with police forces in Helmand province. …

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Halim Fedai Appointed as Khost Governor

Mohammad Halim Fedai has been appointed as governor of Khost province by President Ashraf Ghani, the Independent Directorate of Local Governance (IDLG) said on Thursday. Fedai is originally from Paktika province. He has served as governor for Maidan Wardak and Logar provinces in the past. He holds a master degree …

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Taliban Commander Killed in Farah

At least six Taliban insurgents including a leader of the group were killed in NATO-Led Resolute Support Forces air raid in Anar Dara district of the Farah province, a security official confirmed. Muhibullah Muhib the spokesperson for the provincial police said on Wednesday that Mullah Naseer who was in charge …

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Taliban Suffer Heavy Casualties in Ghazni

The Taliban armed group suffered heavy casualties during the air and ground operations of Afghan security forces in central Ghazni province on Friday night, local authorities said. The provincial government media office in a statement said that at least 31 militants were killed and five more wounded during the operations …

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Taliban Suffer Heavy Casualties in Farah

At least 20 insurgents including two commanders of the Taliban were killed in an airstrike of coalition forces in the western province of Farah on Thursday, local officials said. The provincial police spokesman Muhebuallh Muheb said that the airstrike was conducted in “Karez Shikhan” area of the provincial capital Farah …

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