Afghan Army in the northern part of Afghanistan reported that 109 Taliban insurgents including 19 Key commanders of the group were killed and wounded. Speaking to Reporterly on Thursday, Mohammad Hanif Rezaee spokesman of 209th Shahin Corps said that, as a result of national army special operation and Resolute Support Mission on Tuesday night in Ghormach district of Badghis province on hideouts of Taliban,

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The Deputy of High Peace Council said that, in addition to internal factors, Afghanistan’s war and peace, has widespread international and regional dimensions. He added that there it is clear that apparent and hidden hands are involved in these issues at international level. In a meeting on Thursday titled “Peace Talks, Fluctuating Politics and Uncertain Future” held by Afghanistan Law and Political Studies Organization,

20 June 2019

Local officials have reported the arrest of a Taliban commander with a police ranger vehicle in Ghazni province. As a result of operation of 703 unit of NDS in Khwaja Khel area of Khogyani district in Ghazni province, a Taliban commander was arrested with a police ranger vehicle, Ghazni provincial press office said in a statement on Thursday.

20 June 2019

Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah, while addressing a ceremony on the World Refugee Day on Thursday expressed that some significant efforts have been made for refugees, “We thank neighboring countries for hosting Afghan refugees for over four decades. He assured that meetings have been held on the issue of repatriation of Afghan refugees from neighboring countries. He

20 June 2019

The presidential palace has said that a false report circulated by a number of media outlets about parliament having been blocked by the president is baseless. Haroon Chakhansuri, the spokesman to presidential palace wrote on his Facebook page on Thursday that: “Pajhwok News quoting the president regarding the parliament is baseless.” Meanwhile, news outlets quoted sources from

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Chinese envoy Ma Zhaoxu on Wednesday called for efforts to help boost Afghanistan's capacity for combating terrorism and maintaining stability. Ma Zhaoxu, China's permanent representative to the United Nations, expressed the hope that the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) will continue to help the country strengthen capacity building in the field of security. The international

20 June 2019

Local officials have reported that a roadside mine explosion in Nangarhar killed and wounded 19 people. Speaking to Reporterly, Nangarhar provincial governor’s spokesman said that, a Hilux type of vehicle carrying the guards of Malik Dehqan, a commander of Public Uprising Forces, was targeted with a roadside mine on Thursday morning around 9:30AM at “Ada Chaparhar”

20 June 2019

Security officials reported the occurrence of an explosion in Nangarhar province. Speaking to Reporterly Nangarhar provincial governor spokesman said on Thursday morning that an explosion occurred in PD3 of Jalalabad city. He added that, so far, the type of explosion casualties of the explosion is not clear. More details as follows.

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