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Khalilzad welcomes Ghani’s decision to postpone his inauguration ceremony

The US Special Representative for Afghanistan’s reconciliation, Zalmay Khalilzad said in a tweet on Wednesday that he welcomes President Ghani’s decision to postpone the event until March 9. He said, “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan has announced the postponement of tomorrow’s planned presidential inauguration ceremony. I welcome President …

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Government district governor taken captive by Taliban – Samangaan

Taliban abducted the governor of Dara-e-Sof district of Samangaan on Monday. Local sources in Samangan, reported by Chapaar correspondent, say that Ahamd Ali Hussaini district governor of Dara-e-Sof was taken as captive Monday by Taliban in Chipchel district, Darah-e-Paeen, Samangaan province. Muneer Rahimi spokesman of Samangaan Police confirmed the abduction …

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13 incidents in first 3 days of RIV: MoI

The Interior Ministry said that at least three Afghan forces were killed and eight others wounded on the third day of the week-long term “reduction in violence” (RiV) in Helmand, Balkh and Samangan provinces. The seven-day reduction in violence between the Afghan and foreign forces and the Taliban militants began …

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