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Proper roadmap needed for peace with Pakistan, Ghani tells Drew
2 Nov 2017 12:56

Proper roadmap needed for peace with Pakistan, Ghani tells Drew

President Ghani made the remarks during a meeting with the British High Commissioner to Pakistan Thomas Drew in Kabul.

 
CIA Releases Huge Trove Of Files Seized During Bin Laden Raid
2 Nov 2017 12:51

CIA Releases Huge Trove Of Files Seized During Bin Laden Raid

The Central Intelligence Agency on Wednesday released the files to the public “in the interest of transparency” and to enhance understanding of al-Qaeda.

 
US shares list of 20 terrorist outfits with Pakistan
2 Nov 2017 10:55

US shares list of 20 terrorist outfits with Pakistan

The Trump administration has shared with Islamabad a list of 20 terrorist outfits active on both sides of Durand Line, unnamed diplomats were quoted as saying on Thursday.

 
Ismail Khan urges Abdullah not to run again for president
1 Nov 2017 15:18

Ismail Khan urges Abdullah not to run again for president

Ismail Khan, a senior member of Jamiat-e-Islami party has urged Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah not to run again for president.

 
Non-differentiation strategy needed in fight against terror, Afghan president tells Russia
1 Nov 2017 11:18

Non-differentiation strategy needed in fight against terror, Afghan president tells Russia

Terrorism is not only a threat to Afghanistan, but also to the region and the world and in order to jointly fight against the menace, there is need for a single and non-differentiation strategy, President Ashraf Ghani said Tuesday.

 
Noor prefers collapse of the government in the absence of reforms
1 Nov 2017 10:30

Noor prefers collapse of the government in the absence of reforms

Noor made the remarks during a gathering in western Herat province where he made an unannounced visit on Tuesday.

 
Afghan Special Forces likely to receive upgraded M3E1 Bazooka systems
1 Nov 2017 10:09

Afghan Special Forces likely to receive upgraded M3E1 Bazooka systems

The Afghan Special Operations Forces will likely received the upgraded version of the MSE1 Bazook system, lightweight shoulder-fired Multi-Role Anti-Armor, Anti-Personnel Weapons System (MAAWS).

 
U.S. military decides to conceal key data on Afghan forces
31 Oct 2017 16:05

U.S. military decides to conceal key data on Afghan forces

The American military in Afghanistan has decided to keep secret key data on Afghan security forces, a U.S. watchdog said Monday.

 
Kazakhstan vows to support Afghan forces, provide satellite technology support
31 Oct 2017 14:00

Kazakhstan vows to support Afghan forces, provide satellite technology support

Kazakhstan has vowed to provide support in different sectors to Afghanistan specifically in defense sector and satellite technology to combat terrorism and drugs.

 
Three would-be suicide attackers en route from Pakistan arrested in Afghanistan
31 Oct 2017 13:53

Three would-be suicide attackers en route from Pakistan arrested in Afghanistan

Afghan forces have arrested three would-be suicide attackers in eastern city of Jalalabad en route from Pakistan, officials said Tuesday.

 
Deadly mosque bombing foiled in Jalalabad city in East of Afghanistan
31 Oct 2017 12:22

Deadly mosque bombing foiled in Jalalabad city in East of Afghanistan

The Afghan security forces foiled a plot by the anti-government armed militant groups to carry out a deadly bombing inside a mosque in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

 
Pakistan Returns Nine Helicopters To The US
31 Oct 2017 11:44

Pakistan Returns Nine Helicopters To The US

The Economic Times reported Pakistan took the decision to return the helicopters to the US after the two sides failed to reach an agreement over their further use.

 
Kabul committed to reconciliation both with Taliban and Pakistan: Ghani
31 Oct 2017 11:20

Kabul committed to reconciliation both with Taliban and Pakistan: Ghani

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani says the Afghan government’s peace efforts concentrates on two dimensions, including reconciliation with Pakistan as well as the Taliban group.

 
MoI hands over management of Kabul traffic services to municipality
31 Oct 2017 09:38

MoI hands over management of Kabul traffic services to municipality

Interior Ministry of Afghanistan on Monday officially handed over management of Kabul traffic services to municipality.

 
Chabahar Could Replace Karachi As Country’s Key Port
31 Oct 2017 09:34

Chabahar Could Replace Karachi As Country’s Key Port

ACCI said Iran’s Chabahar port might in the near future become the primary sea port for goods being shipped to Afghanistan.

 
Afghan doctors remove bullet from policeman
30 Oct 2017 16:21

Afghan doctors remove bullet from policeman's head

Afghan doctors have had a successful surgery to remove bullet from a policeman's head, the Interior Ministry said.

 
Taliban say American hostage
30 Oct 2017 14:35

Taliban say American hostage's health deteriorating rapidly

Taliban said on Monday that an American national who was kidnapped in Kabul last year, is suffering from serious illness.

 
Targeting Taliban leaders by US to kill chances for peace: Pak officials
30 Oct 2017 11:59

Targeting Taliban leaders by US to kill chances for peace: Pak officials

Islamabad has expressed concerns and oppositions to the US strategy to kill the Taliban leaders as part of Washington’s new strategy t root out terrorism from the region.

 
16 casualties in fresh clash between Taliban, police in Ghazni
30 Oct 2017 11:52

16 casualties in fresh clash between Taliban, police in Ghazni

Taliban and Afghan police clashed in central-eastern province of Ghazni overnight, as a result of which 16 were killed or injured, according to officials Monday.

 
Chief Executive Abdullah Urges UN to Impose Sanctions on Taliban Leaders
30 Oct 2017 11:48

Chief Executive Abdullah Urges UN to Impose Sanctions on Taliban Leaders

Afghan Chief Executive, Abdullah Abdullah has urged the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to impose sanctions on Taliban leaders including Mullah Haibatullah, CE office said in a statement.