35 individuals including a female and a Pakistani citizen in connection to 25 cases of drug trafficking were sentenced from 4 to 20 years of prison in the past week, the Counter Narcotics Justice Center of Afghanistan (CNJC) said in a statement on Tuesday. The report says that security and intelligence forces arrested these individuals countrywide with illegal substances including narcotics and chemicals used

19 March 2019

Local authorities in Herat province said that as a result of flash floods, 10 people were killed in the province. Jilani Farhad, spokesman of Herat governor told Reporterly that as a result of flash floods in Koh Zor, Robat Sangi and Zinda districts of Herat province 10 people including 4 women and 3 children were killed and the casualties may increase.

19 March 2019

Afghan army in the north said that as a result of an air strike on a Taliban gathering in Faryab province, 25 insurgents, including a shadow district governor of Taliban were killed and wounded. According to a statement released by 209th Shaheen Corps a Taliban gathering in Arkalil village of Qaisar district Farbay province was targeted

19 March 2019

India has said one the seven Indian nationals, who was kidnapped in Baghlan province of Afghanistan in May 2018, has been brought back to India. The Indian ministry of external affairs in a release said, "We are grateful to the Government of Afghanistan for their support in securing the release and repatriation of the Indian national." It further added, "We continue to work closely with

19 March 2019