The initial results of the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) show that since the second day of winter season, at least nine civilians have been killed and two others have been injured IED blasts and armed attacks. The Human Rights Commission said in a statement released on Sunday that a number of civilians had been killed and wounded in separate incidents of bombings

27 December 2020

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Sunday reported 160 new positive cases of coronavirus out of 1,593 samples tested in the last 24 hours. The ministry also reported 12 deaths and 319 recoveries from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours. The cumulative number of total cases is now 52,007 the number of total reported deaths is

27 December 2020

President Ashraf Ghani met with the chairman of High Council for National Reconciliation (HCNR) Abdullah Abdullah at the Presidential Palace today. Arg in a statement said that Dr.Abdullah Abdullah briefed President Ghani on the second meeting of the leadership Committee of the High Council for National Reconciliation and discussed the location and timing of the next round of talks between the Afghan government and

27 December 2020

Local officials in Faryab province say at least one police was killed after a clash erupted between Police and the uprising forces in Qaisar district. The spokesman of Faryab Police, Abdul Karim Yourish said that the clash took place in the center of Qaisar district on Saturday. According to Yourish, one of the uprising forces was also

27 December 2020

Security sources in Herat province say a 45-year-old man has been assassinated in the center Herat city. Abdul Ahad Valizada, a spokesman for the Herat Police said that the man had been killed by two gunmen on 64-meter public road at around 9:30 a.m. this morning. Valizada also said the attackers had fled the area after killing

27 December 2020

A day after the search operation in the Khair khana area of Kabul, Amrullah Saleh, the first Vice President, said that no foreign nationals had been detained during the search operation in the area, but that those arrested were "alleged" under "interrogation." Amrullah Saleh said on Sunday that a number of detainees in yesterday's operation were involved in kidnappings and assassinations. Saleh added that two

27 December 2020

Iran’s Intelligence Ministry has issued a statement rejecting that it has published warnings to Afghan nationals living in Iran. As per the Tehran Times report, the statement said that there have been rumors and stories circulating on social media against Afghan nationals in Iran that intend to create panic and fear among them. “The Ministry of Intelligence

27 December 2020

US President Donald Trump has complained that the 2020 presidential election had been “the election of a third world country. “A young military man working in Afghanistan told me that elections in Afghanistan are far more secure and much better run than the USA’s 2020 Election,” Trump tweeted, adding, “Ours, with its millions and millions of corrupt Mail-In Ballots, was the election of a

27 December 2020