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55 More Taliban Prisoners Released Amid Peace Efforts
55 More Taliban Prisoners Released Amid Peace Efforts

The National Security Council (NSC) says at least 55 more Taliban prisoners have been released from the Prisons of nine

23 Apr 2020
Clashes Cut Off Uzbekistan Electricity Supply to Afghanistan
Clashes Cut Off Uzbekistan Electricity Supply to Afghanistan

Clashes in Doshi district of northern Baghlan province cut the supply of electricity to capital Kabul and other provinces, the

23 Apr 2020
4 Taliban Insurgents Killed While Making Bombs in Ghazni
4 Taliban Insurgents Killed While Making Bombs in Ghazni

A premature explosion killed four Taliban insurgents who were attempting to emplace the bomb under a bridge in Isfandi village

23 Apr 2020
Six Taliban Insurgents Killed in Qara Bagh District of Ghazni
Six Taliban Insurgents Killed in Qara Bagh District of Ghazni

Afghan local officials have confirmed that at least six Taliban insurgents have been killed in Qara Bagh District of Ghazni

23 Apr 2020
More Than 40 Taliban Insurgents Killed, Wounded in Kandahar Clashes
More Than 40 Taliban Insurgents Killed, Wounded in Kandahar Clashes

The Afghan security forces killed at least 28 Taliban militants during separate clashes in southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan, the

23 Apr 2020
Afghan Prison Chief Complains Over Country’s Jail System
Afghan Prison Chief Complains Over Country’s Jail System

In unusually frank comments on April 21, Afghanistan's new prison chief Ahmad Rashid Totakhail complained to journalists about widespread abuses

23 Apr 2020
Lower House Calls For Ceasefire During Holy Month of Ramadan
Lower House Calls For Ceasefire During Holy Month of Ramadan

The Lower House of Parliament has called on the Taliban group to hold a ceasefire during the holy month of

23 Apr 2020
Moscow Ready to Offer Military Support to Afghanistan
Moscow Ready to Offer Military Support to Afghanistan

Moscow hopes to intensify its military support to Afghanistan in a framework of cooperation after the resolve of current political

23 Apr 2020
Trump, Qatari Leader Agree Taliban Need to Reduce Violence in Afghanistan, White House Says
Trump, Qatari Leader Agree Taliban Need to Reduce Violence in Afghanistan, White House Says

U.S. President Donald Trump and Qatari leader Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani agreed in a phone call on Wednesday

23 Apr 2020
Support For US Full Withdrawal From Afghanistan Grows: Poll
Support For US Full Withdrawal From Afghanistan Grows: Poll

Nearly three-quarters of veterans surveyed and almost 70 percent of troops’ family members support a full withdrawal of U.S. troops

22 Apr 2020
5 Taliban Terrorists Killed, 4 Injured in Operation by Afghan Forces in Zabul
5 Taliban Terrorists Killed, 4 Injured in Operation by Afghan Forces in Zabul

Afghan forces on Wednesday killed five Taliban terrorists and injured four others in an operation in southern Zabul province...

22 Apr 2020
Iran Resumes Consular Services in Afghanistan
Iran Resumes Consular Services in Afghanistan

Iran has resumed consular services in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul, after it had halted its activities two months ago due

22 Apr 2020
Iran’s Envoy Stresses on Inclusive Govt’s in Afghanistan
Iran’s Envoy Stresses on Inclusive Govt’s in Afghanistan

Iran's Foreign Ministry special envoy to Afghanistan Mohammad-Ebrahim Taherian in separate meetings with senior Afghan officials advised to form an

22 Apr 2020
19 Afghan Security Forces Killed in Clashes With Taliban
19 Afghan Security Forces Killed in Clashes With Taliban

At least nineteen Afghan security forces members were killed in separate Taliban attacks in northern Sar-e-Pul and central Logar provinces

22 Apr 2020
Key IS-K Leader Having Links With Haqqani Network, Lashkar-e Taiba Arrested in Afghanistan
Key IS-K Leader Having Links With Haqqani Network, Lashkar-e Taiba Arrested in Afghanistan

A key ISIS leader who had close links with the Taliban’s Peshawar Council, Haqqani Network and Lashkar-e Taiba, was arrested

22 Apr 2020
Four Civilians Killed in Ghazni Roadside Bomb Blast
Four Civilians Killed in Ghazni Roadside Bomb Blast

Afghan local officials in Ghazni province have confirmed that at least four civilians were killed in a roadside bomb explosion

22 Apr 2020
Gov’t Releases 71 More Taliban Prisoners Under Peace Deal Terms
Gov’t Releases 71 More Taliban Prisoners Under Peace Deal Terms

The Afghan government on Tuesday, April 21 released an additional 71 Taliban prisoners in seven provinces, even as the group

22 Apr 2020
Ministry of Finance Will Collect Transport Taxes: Official
Ministry of Finance Will Collect Transport Taxes: Official

The collection of road toll charges and other fees on trucks was transferred to the Ministry of Finance on Tuesday

22 Apr 2020
IS-K Seeks to Establish Islamic Caliphate in Badakhshan
IS-K Seeks to Establish Islamic Caliphate in Badakhshan

Afghan local officials in Badakhshan province have said that the IS-K groups are moving to establish a stronger military presence

22 Apr 2020
New Documentary Reveals Bill Clinton Kept CIA From Killing Bin Laden
New Documentary Reveals Bill Clinton Kept CIA From Killing Bin Laden

A new documentary reveals that the U.S. had an opportunity to kill Usama bin Laden in the 1990s after tracking

21 Apr 2020
Abdullah Held Meeting With Key Partners to Discuss Political Impass: Spox
Abdullah Held Meeting With Key Partners to Discuss Political Impass: Spox

The proclaimed president of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah in separate meetings with his partners and aides exchanged views regarding the ongoing

21 Apr 2020
Iranian Govt. Submits Agreement on ‘Intl. Railway Link’ Between Iran, Afghanistan to Parl.
Iranian Govt. Submits Agreement on ‘Intl. Railway Link’ Between Iran, Afghanistan to Parl.

A bill on “Agreement between Iran and Afghanistan on International Railway Communications’, signed and sealed by the Iranian President Hassan

21 Apr 2020
66 Taliban Insurgents Including Key Members Killed, Wounded in Herat
66 Taliban Insurgents Including Key Members Killed, Wounded in Herat

Afghan security officials say at least 66 Taliban insurgents including the key members have been killed in Herat province...

21 Apr 2020
Afghan Drivers, Merchants’ Visa Problem Settled: Iranian Official
Afghan Drivers, Merchants’ Visa Problem Settled: Iranian Official

Iranian Commercial Envoy to Afghanistan Mohammad Mehdi Javanmard Ghasab has said that the visa problem of Afghan drivers and traders

21 Apr 2020
Afghanistan Descends 3 Points On Press Freedom Index
Afghanistan Descends 3 Points On Press Freedom Index

The index on press freedom released by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) this week shows that the situation of media in

21 Apr 2020
Governor of Khost Survived Bomb Attack
Governor of Khost Survived Bomb Attack

Two bodyguards, two children and a woman were wounded in an explosion that rocked the Khost governor's convoy on Tuesday

21 Apr 2020
Border Closure Bearing Negative Impact on Pak-Afghan Trade
Border Closure Bearing Negative Impact on Pak-Afghan Trade

The prolong closure of trade routes with Afghanistan is bearing highly negative impact not only on Pakistani exports rather it

21 Apr 2020
Pakistan, Afghanistan FMs Discuss Peace Process
Pakistan, Afghanistan FMs Discuss Peace Process

Foreign Minister of Pakistan during a telephonic conversation with his Afghan counterpart on Monday discussed progress on Afghan peace dialogue,

21 Apr 2020
Ambassador Zhang Jun Elaborates on China’s Position at “6 + 2” Format Video Conference on Afghanistan
Ambassador Zhang Jun Elaborates on China’s Position at “6 + 2” Format Video Conference on Afghanistan

The "6 + 2" Format on Afghanistan has been held a video conference which convened by the United Nations...

20 Apr 2020
Taliban Insurgents Kill 1 Civilian, Wound 3 Others in Kapisa Province
Taliban Insurgents Kill 1 Civilian, Wound 3 Others in Kapisa Province

The Taliban militants fired mortars in North-eastern Kapisa province which killed a civilian and wounded 3 others, the Afghan military

20 Apr 2020
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