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Gov’t Imposes Limits on Afghan Forces’ Airstrikes

The government has imposed limits on Afghan security forces’ counterinsurgency airstrikes as way to avoid civilian casualties on the battlefield, the Defense Ministry said Saturday. On Thursday, the United Nations Assistance mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) in its annual report suggested that more than 10,000 Afghan civilians lost their lives or …

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Top Generals Among 7 Arrested on Corruption Charges

The cases of seven Defense Ministry officials, including three senior generals have submitted to court on charges of corruption, embezzlement and misuse of authority. The Attorney General says eight army officials have been arrested over embezzling more than $ 1,200,000 and forging documents. “The detainees are under investigation and their …

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MoD Reacts Against Pakistani Operation Near Afghan Border

Afghanistan Ministry of Defense (MoD) has reacted over Pakistan’s military operation against so-called Islamic State (IS) group in bordering areas with Afghanistan. Pakistan’s military said it has launched a major operation against so-called Islamic State (IS) in the north-western region along the Afghan border. A Pakistani spokesman said militants had …

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