Tag Archives: Khost

NDS Kills 12 Commanders of Haqqani Network

The special forces of the Afghan intelligence agency have killed 12 local commanders of the Haqqani Network in Khost province, the National Directorate of Security (NDS) said in a statement on Monday. According to the statement, the operation was conducted by NDS special forces in Saberi district of the province. …

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Four Haqqani Members Arrested in Khost

Four members of the Haqqani Network have been arrested in Khost province, the provincial intelligence directorate said on Tuesday. The terrorists were arrested from Khwaja Matun area of Khost city, the statement said. Seven rocket launchers, three radio communication devices, a magnetic bomb, 10 military uniforms, a pistol with a …

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Heavy Blast Hits Khost City

At least two people were killed and 25 others wounded in an explosion in eastern Khost province on Tuesday morning, an official said. A hospital source in the province told Ariana News that the blast happened near a mosque in the city. He added that so far two dead bodies …

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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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