Local officials have reported that the first center for distribution of electronic ID cards opened in Herat. Abdul Qayum Rahimi, governor of Herat, Ahmad Jawid Rasuli head of Central Statics Organization along with elders and government officials inaugurated the first center for distribution of ID cards on Sunday, Herat press office said. Head of Central Statistics Organization

7 July 2019

Provincial officials have reported that the in charge of recruitment of IS-K was arrested in Kunduz province. As a result of Kunduz police special forces operation in Imam Saheb district of Kunduz, a key member of IS-K terrorist group was detained, Ministry of Interior said in a statement on Sunday. The Ministry further added that, the detainee

7 July 2019

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo wrote on Twitter that all Americans should be happy to see Afghans sitting with Afghans to begin the task of ending Afghanistan’s conflict and building a shared future. “The intra-Afghan Conference for Peace in Dogs had been a long time coming”, Pompeo added. He said that it is great to see

7 July 2019

Addressing the opening of Intra-Afghan dialogue at Doha, Germany’s Special Envoy Markus Potzel said “all Afghan participants are agreeing to engage in a constructive dialogue because of all the suffering which the Afghan people have endured and are still enduring”. He said that after so many years, the circle of violence must come to an end said and that history will remember those who

7 July 2019

The newly appointed World Bank Country Director for Afghanistan, Henry Kerali, joined the Kabul office. Henry Kerali is succeeding Shubham Chaudhuri who completed his term as the Country Director for Afghanistan. Henry Kerali, a Ugandan national, joined the World Bank in 2003 and has held several leadership positions across the Bank. He recently served as the Country Director for Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone in

7 July 2019

In reaction to the car bomb explosion that occurred on Sunday morning in the center of Ghazni province, the Ministry of Education has called on all sides involved in the war to observe the safety of educational centers, students and MoE employees. In a message announced on Sunday by the Ministry of Education, it was stated that in the explosion that occured in Ghazni

7 July 2019

Wahidullah Mayar, the spokesperson of Ministry of Public Health has announced that in Sunday’s explosion in Ghazni, a total of 12 people were killed and 179 others were injured. Local officials earlier reported that more than 100 people were killed and injured in car bomb explosion in Ghazni province. Ghazni press office said in a statement that

7 July 2019

Local officials reported that more than 100 people were killed and injured in car bomb explosion in Ghazni province. Ghazni press office said in a statement that in the car bomb explosion that occurred on Sunday morning on NDS PD6 in Shamir area of Ghazni center, 2 NDS personnel and 4 civilians were killed and 9 NDS personnel and 87 civilians were injured which

7 July 2019

Five key members of Taliban insurgents were killed and three others were injured in a clash with Afghan National Police (ANP). The clash took place while a group of Taliban insurgents attacked Afghan National Police check post in Kejran district of Daikundi. Additionally, Mir Sahib, a senior member of Taliban insurgents was arrested in an operation conducted by Afghan National Police (ANP) in Obe district

7 July 2019

The explosion in Ghazni perpetrated by Taliban has claimed the lives of 12 people including 8 security personnel and 4 civilians. 49 civilians have also been injured. Taliban in a statement claimed the responsibility of the car bomb explosion in Ghazni province. Around 8:30 AM, Sunday morning, a car bomb explosion occurred near the National Directorate of

7 July 2019