The Stability and Partnership Team led by Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah has announced that they will not attend the Peace Consultative Jirga. The team has emphasized that "this Jirga cannot solve the problems in Afghanistan." “We in the Stability and Partnership team have not been involved in

14 April 2019

More than 40 Taliban insurgents were killed in Gelan, Giro, Khwaja Umari districts and some other areas of Ghazni province, as per local officials. Mohammad Arif Noori, spokesman for the governor of Ghazni province told Reporterly on Sunday that more than 40 Taliban insurgents were killed as a result of an operation of commando forces on

14 April 2019

Ahmad Jawid Rasuli, the General Director of National Statistic and Information Organization, says that in 2018, the estimated population of the country was 31.6 million people. Through creation of Afghan National Geographic Information Center (GIS), National Statistic and Information Organization paved the platform for Afghan portal which is an online and centralized geographic information system that provides the basis for sharing geographic information among

14 April 2019

Afghan Army in the north part of Afghanistan reported that 36 Taliban insurgents, including four foreign terrorists, were killed and wounded in Badakhshan province. 209 Shaheen Corps said in a report on Sunday that 25 Taliban insurgents were killed and 11 others were wounded last night in a clash in Jurm district of the province. According to Shaheen

14 April 2019

Salahuddin Rabbani, Afghan Minister of Foreign Affairs met with Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Kabul Mr. Zahid Nasrullah Khan, as informed by Sibghatullah Ahmadi, the spokesperson and Director General of Communication of ministry of foreign affairs. ”Hinting at the recent remarks made by Prime Minister Imran Khan, Foreign Minister Rabbani said that such statements could negatively impact relations between the two

14 April 2019

Egyptian ambassador to Kabul, Hany Saleh Mostafa Ahmad said that his country is ready to cooperate with Afghanistan in counterterrorism efforts. National Security Council said in a statement that in a meeting with Hamdullah Mohib, Afghan National Security Council advisor, Mr Saleh expressed the readiness of his country to cooperate in security, higher education, Islamic and cultural education and counter-terrorism in Afghanistan.

14 April 2019

Local officials reported that eight security forces personnel were killed and 40 civilians were wounded in the Kunduz city. Speaking to Reporterly on Saturday, Esmatullah Muradi, Kunduz governor spokesperson said that as a result of a Taliban attack on Saturday night on several police outposts near Kunduz city in Gul Tape, Ghulam Sakhi Tape, and Bandar Khan Abad areas, about 40 civilians were wounded. He

14 April 2019

Local officials reported that two local police personnel were killed and another was injured in Zabul province. Gul Islam Seyal, spokesman of Zabul governor told Reporterly on Saturday morning that, Taliban insurgents attacked on several police outposts last night in Day Chopan district of the province in which two security forces were killed and another was wounded.

14 April 2019

The Independent Election Commission announced the final results of parliamentary elections for Logar province. Based on the announcement of IEC on Saturday, in this round of parliamentary election in Logar province the following candidates have secured their seats in the parliament: Mohammad Khalid Momand, Shahpoor Khan Hussainzai, Engineer Mohammad Asif Nabizai and Huma Ahmadi. Meanwhile, after about six

14 April 2019

Afghan Meteorological Department issues a weather warning for the possibility of flash flood occurrence and heavy rain is forecasted for the following provinces: Badghis, Faryab, Sar e pul, Samangan, Bamyan, Ghor, Daykundi, Uruzgan, Zabul, Ghazni, Khost, Paktiya, Logar, Kabul, Nangarhar, Laghman, Kunar, Nuristan, Heart, Farah, Helmand, Faryab and Badakhshan provinces. The amount of rainfall is between (30 to

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