Independent Elections Commission:  Not Holding Elections in Ghazni warning

Independent Elections Commission: Not Holding Elections in Ghazni warning

Sayed Hafiz Hashimi a member of independent elections commission recently talking in a news conference in Kabul considering the dealing of protesters against the provincial offices of the commission concerning asked the protesters to avoid the closure of the provincial offices and not disturb the ...

In northern Badakhshan: 80 Terrorists Killed, 21 Afghan Security Personnel Martyred

In northern Badakhshan: 80 Terrorists Killed, 21 Afghan Security Personnel Martyred

Over 80 armed oppositions were killed during clashes with Afghan security forces in northern Badakhshan province within the last 5 days. Sanullah Rohani spokesman of police command in Badakhshan said correspondent, Taliban militants have launched massive attacks from several points on Zebak district,...

Pakistani Major-General: Engagements with US over Afghanistan to ‘yield more positive results’

Pakistani Major-General: Engagements with US over Afghanistan to ‘yield more positive results’

Following years of an acrimonious blame game, the Pakistan and US militaries appear to be engaged again in tactical counterterrorism cooperation for promoting a negotiated settlement to the war in Afghanistan.

Several Times Taliban Have Secretly Talked with Americans

Several Times Taliban Have Secretly Talked with Americans

    The talks have occurred in Afghanistan, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, according to the Taliban sources. U.S. officials are meeting with former Taliban members amid intensifying efforts to wind down America’s longest war, three of the militant group’s commanders told ...

In Zabul, four ALP members killed by their colleagues

In Zabul, four ALP members killed by their colleagues

At least four Afghan Local Police (ALP) members have been killed by their colleagues in southern Zabul province, an official said.

Daesh Abducts 12 Demining Workers in Kunar

Daesh Abducts 12 Demining Workers in Kunar

​   At least 12 mine-clearing workers were abducted by Daesh insurgents in eastern Kunuar province on Wednesday evening, local officials confirmed on Thursday. The incident happened at about 7pm local time in Dara-e-Pech valley of Nangala district of the province when the workers were clearing ...

 
Independent Elections Commission:  Not Holding Elections in Ghazni warning

Independent Elections Commission: Not Holding Elections in Ghazni warning

Sayed Hafiz Hashimi a member of independent elections commission recently talking in a news conference in Kabul considering the dealing of protesters against the provincial offices of the commission ...

 
In northern Badakhshan: 80 Terrorists Killed, 21 Afghan Security Personnel Martyred

In northern Badakhshan: 80 Terrorists Killed, 21 Afghan Security Personnel Martyred

Over 80 armed oppositions were killed during clashes with Afghan security forces in northern Badakhshan province within the last 5 days. Sanullah Rohani spokesman of police command in Badakhshan said ...

 
Pakistani Major-General: Engagements with US over Afghanistan to ‘yield more positive results’

Pakistani Major-General: Engagements with US over Afghanistan to ‘yield more positive results’

Following years of an acrimonious blame game, the Pakistan and US militaries appear to be engaged again in tactical counterterrorism cooperation for promoting a negotiated settlement to the war in Afghanistan....

 
Several Times Taliban Have Secretly Talked with Americans

Several Times Taliban Have Secretly Talked with Americans

    The talks have occurred in Afghanistan, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, according to the Taliban sources. U.S. officials are meeting with former Taliban members amid intensifying ...

 
In Zabul, four ALP members killed by their colleagues

In Zabul, four ALP members killed by their colleagues

At least four Afghan Local Police (ALP) members have been killed by their colleagues in southern Zabul province, an official said.

 
Daesh Abducts 12 Demining Workers in Kunar

Daesh Abducts 12 Demining Workers in Kunar

​   At least 12 mine-clearing workers were abducted by Daesh insurgents in eastern Kunuar province on Wednesday evening, local officials confirmed on Thursday. The incident happened at about 7pm ...

 
A new strategic fault line appears in the Afghan conflict

A new strategic fault line appears in the Afghan conflict

Regional states muscle in to seek a bigger ‘say’ in Afghan conflict A new strategic fault line appeared in the Afghan conflict last week when Islamabad hosted an unusual meeting of the heads ...

 
Maulana Samiul Haq welcomed Trump’s offer of direct talks with the Afghan Taliban

Maulana Samiul Haq welcomed Trump’s offer of direct talks with the Afghan Taliban

An influential Pakistani cleric has hailed the Trump administration’s offer of direct talks with the Afghan Taliban.

 
Ghani: Political Parties Should Consider People’s Demands

Ghani: Political Parties Should Consider People’s Demands

President Ghani said that he has tried to destroy power monopoly in the past three years of his rule and has shaped Afghanistan to a new one with a new generation.

 
Faryab protestorsvowed to continue their demonstrations until government accepts their demands

Faryab protestorsvowed to continue their demonstrations until government accepts their demands

Faryab protestors on Wednesday said they had closed a number of government offices in Maimana city and vowed to continue their demonstrations until government accepts their demands.

 
In Paktika two police personnel and eight Taliban militants killed during a clash

In Paktika two police personnel and eight Taliban militants killed during a clash

Two police personnel and eight Taliban militants have been killed during a clash in the Sarobi district of southeastern Paktika province, an official said on Wednesday.

 
Karzai: US presence in Afghanistan soars insecurity

Karzai: US presence in Afghanistan soars insecurity

US presence in Afghanistan under the pretext of providing security has not only not helped security but has also increased insecurity and violence, the former president of Afghanistan said.

 
In Kabul, Ministry of Defence official gunned down

In Kabul, Ministry of Defence official gunned down

Unidentified gunmen shot dead a senior officer of the Ministry of Defence in the Kampani area of Kabul on Wednesday morning, an official said.

 
​NATO rejects remarks attributed to Gen. Nicholson regarding direct talks with Taliban

​NATO rejects remarks attributed to Gen. Nicholson regarding direct talks with Taliban

The NATO-led Resolute Mission has rejected remarks attributed to US Forces and Resolute Support Mission Commander General John Nicholson regarding the direct US talks with the Taliban group.

 
Gen Nicholson: Direct talk with Taliban to end war in Afghanistan/ Taliban reacts

Gen Nicholson: Direct talk with Taliban to end war in Afghanistan/ Taliban reacts

The United States is ready to join direct negotiations with the Taliban in an effort to end the 17 year-long war in Afghanistan, General John Nicholson, the top US commander, said on Monday, amid growing ...

 
Ghani assured Pakistan of security on Afghan side of joint border

Ghani assured Pakistan of security on Afghan side of joint border

Ghani assured Pakistan of enhanced border security measures on the Afghan side of border between the two countries.

 
A Suicide bomber shot dead in Kabul

A Suicide bomber shot dead in Kabul

A would-be suicide bomber was killed before he could reach his target in the Shahr-i-Naw neighbourhood of Kabul on Monday.

 
Zamir Kabulov: More than half of Afghanistan’s territory under the Taliban control

Zamir Kabulov: More than half of Afghanistan’s territory under the Taliban control

Taliban is present in most of Afghanistan’s provinces and controls more than a half of its territory, Russian president’s special envoy on Afghanistan and director of the Russian foreign ministry’s second ...

 
ٰThe US talks with Taliban directly

ٰThe US talks with Taliban directly

The Trump administration has told its top diplomats to seek direct talks with the Taliban, a significant shift in US policy in Afghanistan, done in the hope of jump-starting negotiations to end the 17-...

 
A middle school in Nangarhar set fire by unknown gunmen

A middle school in Nangarhar set fire by unknown gunmen

Unknown gunmen have set on fire a middle school in the Batikot district of eastern Nangarhar province. Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, said unidentified gunmen torched the Captan ...