Rahmatullah Nabi, presidential candidate and head of Security and Justice Election Team has started his election campaign in Kabul with the motto “The Patriots Majority”. Addressing the first gathering of his election campaign on Saturday in Loya Girga Tent, Mr. Nabil said that: “The time has come for the youth to play a greater role in the Afghan government and the failed tribal leaders

3 August 2019

Provincial officials in Ghazni have announced that in the past month, a a total of 212 civilians were killed and wounded in the province. Ghazni press office in a report regarding security incidents that occurred in the province during past month said that 19 civilians were killed and 193 were injured most of whom are children, as a result of direct Taliban attacks in

3 August 2019

A peace deal in Afghanistan is closer than it has ever been, NATO's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters in Brussels on Friday. Stoltenberg expressed that “we are closer to a peace agreement now in Afghanistan than we have been ever before. But we are still not there, where we can announce an agreement”. He also expressed

3 August 2019

Provincial officials reported that Zenda Jan district governor along with his three companions was killed in a roadside bomb blast. Jilani Farhad, provincial spokesperson of Herat confirmed the incident and told Reporterly that Shukrullah Shakir, the district governor of Zenda Jan of Herat province was killed with three of his companions as a result of a

3 August 2019

US President Donald Trump has said that there has been considerable “progress” in peace talks with the Taliban on Friday but again warned that he has the ability to wipe out much of Afghanistan within days, killing millions. “We’ve made a lot of progress. We’re talking,” Trump told reporters at the White House. Trump said that US

3 August 2019

Ministry of Interior reported that a Taliban insurgent who was in disguise of a woman was detained in Ghazni province. A Taliban insurgent who was in disguise of a woman was arrested by Police Special Forces in surrounding of Qarabagh district of Ghazni province, Ministry of Interior said in a statement on Saturday. The statement added that

3 August 2019

8 civilians were injured as a result of a motorcycle explosion that occurred on early Saturday morning in Kandahar, security officials said. Abdulbasir Khaksar, deputy spokesperson of Kandahar police told Reporterly: “8 civilians were injured in a motorcycle explosion that took place in PD2 Kandahar city on Saturday morning.” He added that 2 children and 2 women

3 August 2019

The Afghan Ministry of Defense has announced that 150 Taliban insurgents have been killed in the past 24 hours across 15 provinces of the country. The Ministry in a statement said on Saturday that as a result of the ANDSF operations backed up by Air Force, 150 Taliban insurgents were killed and 50 others were injured. The

3 August 2019

In a statement, the Ministry of Interior informed that a key commander of Taliban terrorists was killed during Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) joint overnight operation in Bakwa District of Farah. The commander was identified as Mullah Haqyar and one vehicle used by the militants was destroyed during the operation. Afghan National Police (ANP) detected

3 August 2019

An Afghanistan citizen and United States Lawful Permanent Resident was indicted on Friday for his role in a scheme to smuggle undocumented aliens from Afghanistan to the United States, as per a statement by US Department of Justice. Mujeeb Rahman Saify, 32, is an Afghanistan national who received a Special Immigrant Visa and became a U.S.

3 August 2019