Tag Archives: Balkh

Abdullah Reacts to Recent Remarks by Atta Noor

Afghanistan’s Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah on Monday reacted to recent remarks by Atta Mohammad Noor, the ousted Balkh governor, saying his silence doesn’t mean he is not having answers. “If we are not responding to every comments, it should not be considered that we are not having answers. It is …

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Balkh PC Member Asif Momand Sentenced to Over Five Years in Jail

Balkh Provincial Council (PC) member Mohammad Asif Momand along with two senior government officials have been sentenced to prison, following a primary court’s decision on Wednesday. Jamshid Rasooli, Spokesman of Attorney General Office said that the primary court of Anti-Corruption Justice Centre has sentenced Asif Momand, and Dayee-ul-Haq Abid the Deputy …

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Noor’s Remarks on Attempts to Destabilize Balkh Is Baseless – Security Institutions

  Afghanistan’s National Security Council (NSC) and intelligence agency on Wednesday rejected the accusation of government “arming thugs” to destabilize northern Balkh province. Atta Mohammad Noor, the ousted Balkh governor, on Tuesday accused the two governmental institutions for distributing weapons to specific people at two guesthouses in Kabul. “The National …

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