An IED blast has hit a cricket ground in the Mashwani village of Batikot district, Nangarhar. The incident is reported to have happened in the afternoon on Tuesday. According to a statement by governor's spokesperson, 7 children have been wounded.

2 October 2018

The Office of Chief Executive announced on Tuesday in a statement that CEO Abdullah Abdullah,  has met with the American ambassador, John Bass at the Sepidar Palace. The statement states that the Chief Executive has emphasized the strengthening of bilateral and international cooperation. According to the statement, the main agenda of the meeting include Peace Talks, bilateral

2 October 2018

The Afghanistan National Directorate of Security has announced the arrest of an intelligence officer of the Haqqani terror network in Paktika province. In a statement, the National Directorate of Security said that the NDS Special Unit's forces in an operation detained three members of the Haqqani terror network from the village of Khwaja Khel of Sharna city, the center of Paktika province.

2 October 2018

In response to a June plot to attack an exiled Iranian opposition group’s rally outside Paris, the French government has seized assets that belong to Iran’s intelligence services. Assets of two Iranian individuals Assadollah Asadi and Saeid Hashemi Moghadam were also frozen. A few days ago an Iranian diplomat was arrested in Germany. The diplomat was suspected

2 October 2018

Security officials have reported killing and wounding of 87 terrorists in 13 provinces of Afghanistan. As a result of the invasive, airborne and cleanup operations of the security forces over the past 24 hours in the provinces of Helmand, Nangarhar, Nimroz, Sar-e-Pul, Kunar, Faryab, Badakhshan, Ghazni, Kandahar, Logar, Herat, Baghlan, and Uruzgan, 66 terrorists were killed and 21 others wounded.

2 October 2018

Some sources have reported that General Jurat, the senior adviser to the president and deputy head of the National Security Council, has been dismissed. There is still no detail on Mr. Jurat's dismissal. This comes after Officials in Nangarhar province, on 7 September, reported the discovery and seizure of some explosives and a number of weapons from

2 October 2018

The Afghanistan Ministry of Public Health announced an annual incidence of 3,500 cases of breast cancer among Afghan women. The ministry said in a statement that more than 3,500 women suffer from breast cancer annually, with half of them losing their lives. The Ministry said that the appearance of a lump in breast or armpit, skin puckering,

2 October 2018

An explosion took place a few minutes ago in Kama district of Nangarhar province. The explosion is reported to have targeted the supporters of a parliamentary candidate in an election campaign that was taking place. According to a provincial council member, Naser Kamawal,  2 people have been killed in the explosion. No details of responsibility yet.

2 October 2018

According to The Civilian Protection Advocacy Group who released a report on Tuesday, half of the 240 civilian casualties in September were due to operations by Afghan and foreign forces. The group stressed that more casualties have taken place in the government-controlled areas and by the Afghan security forces. According to the group's newsletter, as a result of the operation of Afghan and foreign

2 October 2018

According to the Afghan Defense Ministry's proposal and presidential decree, 22 generals have recently retired. The ministry said in a statement on Monday that 22 generals have retired based on the ministry's proposal and the presidential decree. Over the past year, the ministry has seen the retirement of nearly 300 generals.

2 October 2018