According to local sources, there has been a huge blast in the capital city if Jalalabad, Eastern Nangarhar. No word on casualties and responsibility yet. More details to follow.  

3 October 2018

Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani said on Wednesday at the International Agricultural Fair in Kabul that wealth is in the villages and you can become wealthy from the village and he urged people to prefer domestic products over foreign products. He urged Afghan investors to invest in the agricultural production process. President Ghani, referring to marketing for agricultural production, noted: "The Ministry of Agriculture should

3 October 2018

Security officials have said that say that the suicide attack was carried out by a Humvee tank and 13 policemen were killed as a result. The attack happened in a building of Maruf District. The attack was carried out on Tuesday at 10:00 am on security headquarter of Maruf district. Security sources say that following the suicide attack,

3 October 2018

Security officials have reported the killing and wounding of 30 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, 24 terrorists were killed and 6 others wounded.

3 October 2018

Security officials have reported the killing and wounding of 27 terrorists in an ANP special Unit forces ambush. The MoI said in a statement that 18 Taliban fighters were killed and 9 others wounded in an ambush by Special Unit Forces in the Barankot area of Farah province. The statement added that a number of weapons and

3 October 2018

Tawab Ghorzang, the head of public relations of NSC has resigned from his position according to a statement released on Wednesday. He was appointed to this position at the time of Hanif Atmar. Prior to that, he was the head of strategic communications at the National Security Advisor Office. Meanwhile, during the second round of Karzai's administration,

3 October 2018

Local authorities in Ghazni have reported a high security alert and risk of threat in five districts of the province. The Spokesman for Ghazni governor, Arif Noori told Khabarnama that districts of Giru, Dehyak, Muqur and Gilan are still in high security threat. He added that the cleanup operations in these areas will soon be launched. Arif Noori

3 October 2018

The Afghan government has increased tariffs on imported goods from 150 to 450 thousand Afghanis per container. Afghan businessmen have protested in response to this decision. The increase in customs tariffs has led to threats by Afghan businessmen. The businessmen said on Tuesday that they will close the markets if tariffs are not lowered. The Deputy Head

3 October 2018

The Independent Election Commission is reported to have been still awaiting the arrival of the biometric Devices that are to be used for the upcoming elections. The devices were to arrive in Kabul by Tuesday but haven’t yet.

3 October 2018

In a statement released by the head of UNAMA, Tadamichi Yamamoto, it was clear that the head is concerned about the violence and overwhelming nature of the election. “I am outraged by attacks that are deliberately targeting civilians  seeking to exerciser their basic right in participating in elections”, said Mr Yamamoto. In the past few days, 7

3 October 2018