Security officials said that they seized a large amount of explosives from Kabul city. Kabul Police spokesman Ferdows Faramarz said on Monday that counter-terrorism police personnel of Afghan Ministry of Interior discovered and seized nearly 1000 kilograms of explosive materials from PD9 of Kabul city. Faramarz added that the material is called RDX-HMS which has high destructive

27 May 2019

Security forces reported that, an advisor to the Chief Executive Office was assassinated in Kunduz province. Inamuddin Rahmani spokesperson of Kunduz Police Command told Reporterly on Monday that Noor Mohammad Arab, an advisor to Dr. Abdullah Abdullah was assassinated close to his residence by unidentified gunmen. Rahmani added that a relative of Mr. Arab was also injured.

27 May 2019

An Islamic State military commander is among 9 terrorists killed in Nangarhar province during a special operation by the country’s spy agency, the National Directorate of Security (NDS), a statement said on Monday. The operation which took place in Aghzo and Daudzai villages of Chaparhar district killed Dr. Bilal, Islamic State’s military commander for Chaparhar district,

27 May 2019

12 Taliban killed, 4 Security Forces Wounded in Daikundi Province 12 Taliban insurgent were killed and four security forces were wounded in Daikundi province after Taliban attacked a security forces outpost, an official said on Monday. The attack took place in Padgak village of Kijran district on Sunday evening, provincial police spokesman Gul Mohammad Sajjadi told

27 May 2019

Taliban’s shadow governor and head of it’s desert court Haji Mohammad Amin was among 10 insurgents killed in Faryab province, security officials said on Monday. The deaths took place in Shash Tapa area of Khwaja Sabz Posh district in the province after NATO’s Resolute Support mission conducted airstrikes on a Taliban gathering in the district, Faryab

27 May 2019

Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah at the Council of Ministers meeting acknowledged the concern of the Presidential candidates and called for early attention to those concerns. The candidates are having concerns regarding the recent appointments by President Ghani on the grounds that they may be politically motivated. He also said that the recent appointments by President Ghani are

27 May 2019

Security officials reported the killing of seven members of a family in the Kabul city. Seven members of one family including three women were killed by unknown gunmen on Sunday night in Jamal Mena area of Kart-e-Sakhi of Kabul city’s PD3, Ferdows Faramarz spokesperson of Kabul Police told Reporterly. Mr Faramarz added that the police investigation indicates

27 May 2019

At least 10 people have been wounded by an IED blast that targeted a bus carrying employees of Ministry of Hajj and Religious Affairs in Mari district of Kabul on Monday morning. Wahidullah Mayar spokesman for the Afghan Ministry of Public Health confirmed that the explosion was caused by a magnetic IED. The blast targeted the landmine

27 May 2019