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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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Ghani Blames Taliban for Recent Tragedy in Kabul

President Ashraf Ghani blames the Taliban insurgent group for all ongoing violence in Afghanistan. Speaking during the introduction ceremony of two anti-Taliban figures as Afghan defense and interior ministers, Ghani said that Taliban cannot distance themselves from the recent attack on civilians in Kabul. “Peace is a complicated process and …

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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 Kill ALP Commander in Baghlan

A local police commander for Dahna Ghori district has been killed along with a bodyguard in a Taliban attack in northern Baghlan province, an official said on Thursday. According to the official, the Taliban militants hit his vehicle with an RPG near his house in Hussainkhail area of Pul-e-Khomri city. …

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Mohib Reacts to UAE Talks Following Khalilzad Meeting with Afghan Leaders

Afghanistan’s National Security Advisor Hamdullah Mohib has reacted to the recent efforts by Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, who recently met with Taliban representatives in Abu Dhabi, the capital of United Arab Emirates and discussed an intra-Afghan peace dialogue. Khalilzad met Afghan leaders on Wednesday night …

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