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 RIYADH/KABUL: President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani met US President Donald Trump and discussed the security situation in Afghanistan and fight against terrorism. In a brief meeting …
05.23 / 23:17
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The Afghan security forces have foiled a plot by the anti-government armed militant groups in capital Kabul. The Kabul police commandment officials said an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was seized from the vicinity of the 2nd police district of the city before the militants manage to detonate it. The officials further added that the explosives Read the full…
05.23 / 22:27
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At least ten Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers lost their lives in an attack by the Taliban insurgents in southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan. A spokesman for the Ministry of Defense (MoD) General Dawlat Waziri said the attack was launched on Monday night around 11:50 pm local time in Shahwali Kot district. Gen. Waziri further Read the full…
05.23 / 22:27
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A Taliban engineer was killed along with two other as they were producing an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan. Provincial police spokesman Zia Durrani said the incident took place earlier today in Maiwand district. Durrani further added that four insurgents were also wounded after the explosives went off prematurely. The Read the full…
05.23 / 22:27
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At least twelve people lost their lives in a traffic incident in eastern Laghman province of Afghanistan, local officials said. The incident took place after a vehicle carrying passengers veered off from the highway in the vicinity of Mehtarlam city, the provincial capital of Laghman province. According to the local government officials, the vehicle was Read the full…
05.23 / 22:27
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A top Taliban leader was killed in an airstrike carried out in the outskirts of the strategic Kunduz city. The provincial police commandment in a statement said Taliban’s deputy chief for Taloka village Mullah Abdullah was killed in the airstrike conducted during the ongoing counter-terrorism operations. The statement further added that Mullah Abdullah was actively Read the full a…
05.23 / 22:27
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 KABUL: Chief Executive of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah condoled death of Dr. Sa’adat, one of the key commanders of Jamiat-e-Islami party, wh…
05.23 / 16:05
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 KABUL: Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Affairs Adela Raz met president of Afghanistan’s Women Chamber of Commerce and Industries Manizha Wafeq at the Ministry of…
05.23 / 11:34
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 KABUL: President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani attended the US-Arab-Islamic summit held in Malik Abdul Aziz center of Riyadh here on Sunday evening, a presidential statement …
05.23 / 08:02
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 KABUL: National Security Advisor (NSA) Mohammad Haneef Atmar left for Moscow yesterday on the official invitation of his Russian counterpart, Nikolai Patrushev, to participate …
05.23 / 08:02
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Targeting civilians unforgivable act: President…
05.22 / 23:18
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The Afghan security forces have seized 6,250 kilograms of ammonium nitrate placed inside 125 sacks from a Pakistani transportation bus in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The provincial police commandment in a statement said the ammonium nitrate was placed in a professional way inside the bus as the driver was attempting to transport it to Read the full…
05.22 / 22:31
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The Afghan police forces have suffered casualties in an attack in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan amid conflicting reports that the policemen were killed in an insider attack. Provincial police chief Aqa Noor Kintoz confirmed an attack took place in a check post on a highway in Sangin district. He said at least three policemen Read the full…
05.22 / 22:31
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The US President met with his Afghan counterpart for the first time on the sidelines of the Riyadh summit. According to a statement by the White House “President Donald J. Trump met briefly today with President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan on the margins of the Islamic Summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. President Trump welcomed President Read the full…
05.22 / 22:31
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A prominent Taliban leader was killed along with seven other fighters in a drone strike conducted by the US forces in northern Kunduz province of Afghanistan. The provincial police commandment in a statement said the group’s shadow district chief for Qala-e-Zal was among 8 militants killed in the airstrike. The statement further added that the Read the full a…
05.22 / 22:31
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The former Afghan President Hamid Karzai has said terrorism is the result of the policy and action of the United States and its allies, claiming that terrorists have no place in worship places and communities of Muslims. The remarks by Karzai was apparently aimed at the remarks of the US President Donald Trump at the Read the full…
05.22 / 22:31
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