Security officials have reported the discovery and destruction of 2 weapon cache of Taliban insurgents in Helmand province. As a result of commando night raid in thr surrounding of Nahr Saraj district of the province, 2 weapon cache of Taliban insurgents were detected and destroyed, Special Operation Corps said in a statement on Wednesday. The statement added

24 July 2019

Security forces reported the arrest of a man who had killed his wife by arson after a verbal-clash in Kabul city. Kabul police have detained the individual in PD10 of the city on Wednesday, the Ministry of Interior said in a statement on Wednesday. The statement added that, the man has confessed that he had a fight

24 July 2019

Acting Minister of Ministry of Communications and IT has announced that the price of Internet services for homes and offices declined by more than 30 percent. Addressing a news conference in Kabul, Fahim Hashemi, Acting Minister of Communications and IT said that, now onwards, the internet prices for homes and offices would fall from $96 to $60.

24 July 2019

Three Croatian soldiers were injured in an attack on a Croatian military vehicle that took place early on Wednesday morning in the Afghan capital of Kabul, Defence Minister Damir Krsticevic confirmed in an emergency press conference, according to N1 News. All three were transferred to the nearby hospital, with one of the soldiers in critical condition. “This

24 July 2019

Iran is ready for fair negotiations however, not if they mean surrender, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday. Rouhani seemed to be referring to possible negotiations with the United States. U.S. President Donald Trump withdrew from a landmark 2015 nuclear deal with Iran last year but has said he is willing to hold talks with

24 July 2019

EU Special Envoy for Afghanistan Roland Kobia expressed on Twitter that when the European Union looks at Afghanistan, they have the constructive and positive ideas in mind. These include reconstruction, protection, saving, rebuilding, preserving, and supporting Afghanistan. “We also endeavour to take 10 million Afghans out of poverty. And most important : with respect and civility”, Kobia said.

24 July 2019

The Senior Deputy Interior Minister for Security Gen. Khosal Sadat has assured that the Afghan armed forces are well equipped. During a large consultative gathering in Kabul Police Headquarters on Tuesday, Gen. Sadat said the armed forces, specifically the police forces are equipped with modern military equipment and stood out resolutely against the enemies of Afghanistan. He also added that the enemies and their supporters

24 July 2019

Provincial officials have reported the fall of a police outpost in the center of Farah city and the killing of 7 security forces personnel. Shah Mahmood Naiee, a member of Farah Provincial Council told Reporterly on Wednesday: “a police outpost fell to Taliban in Sultan Mir area, western part of Farah city.” Naiee added that according to

24 July 2019

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said Tuesday he plans to meet with the Taliban to persuade them to hold negotiations with the government in Afghanistan but cautioned that securing a political settlement to war will not be easy. While delivering a public talk at the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) in Washington, Khan noted that for the first time in the 18-year-old Afghan

24 July 2019

The Afghan Presidential Palace has announced that it is necessary that Mr. Khalilzad, U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation stay in Kabul for a while. In a meeting with president Ghani, Zalmay Khalilzad discussed recent developments and US president’s remarks about Afghanistan, thr presidential palace in a statement said on Tuesday night. Mr. Khalilzad also briefed president Ghani on his recent efforts in bringing peace

24 July 2019