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Afghanistan rejects Pakistan
17 Dec 2017 20:05

Afghanistan rejects Pakistan's proposal over military coordination

Afghanistan rejected Pakistan’s proposal of presence of a general in each other’s defense ministries for better military coordination.

 
Donors Not Financing Power Dam Infrastructure: DABS Chief
17 Dec 2017 20:02

Donors Not Financing Power Dam Infrastructure: DABS Chief

Although DABS chief did not reject allegations of corruption in his organization, he pledged to take serious action against graft.

 
Afghan forces receive HIMARS support during the counter-terrorism operations
17 Dec 2017 17:36

Afghan forces receive HIMARS support during the counter-terrorism operations

The US military officials in Afghanistan are saying that the Afghan national defense and security forces receive High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) support from the US forces during the counter-terrorism operations.

 
Afghanistan, ADB sign $420 million agreements for road, energy projects
17 Dec 2017 17:05

Afghanistan, ADB sign $420 million agreements for road, energy projects

Afghan government and Asian Development Bank on Sunday signed three agreements worth $420 million to support road and energy projects.

 
Karzai meets Indian PM Narendra Modi, discuss bilateral ties
17 Dec 2017 15:49

Karzai meets Indian PM Narendra Modi, discuss bilateral ties

The former Afghan President Hamid Karzai has met with the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi, the capital city of India.

 
Car bomb targeting convoy of foreign forces kills civilian in Kandahar
17 Dec 2017 14:44

Car bomb targeting convoy of foreign forces kills civilian in Kandahar

A car bomb targeting a convoy of foreign forces exploded in Afghanistan's southern province of Kandahar on Sunday, killing at least one civilian.

 
14 Policemen killed in Helmand attack
17 Dec 2017 14:34

14 Policemen killed in Helmand attack

Fourteen policemen have been killed in the Taliban group attack on a check-post in Lashkargah, the capital of southern Helmand province, a reliable government source said on Sunday.

 
Explosion in Mazar-e-Sharif city leaves 3 dead, wounded
17 Dec 2017 14:31

Explosion in Mazar-e-Sharif city leaves 3 dead, wounded

An explosion took place in Mazar-e-Sharif city in northern Balkh province of Afghanistan close to noon time today, leaving at least three people dead or wounded.

 
Heavy explosion rocks Quetta city in Pakistan
17 Dec 2017 12:29

Heavy explosion rocks Quetta city in Pakistan

A heavy explosion has rocked Quetta city of Pakistan amid reports a gun battle is underway between the security forces and the remaining militants.

 
14 ISIS militants killed, wounded in latest operations in Nangarhar
17 Dec 2017 11:56

14 ISIS militants killed, wounded in latest operations in Nangarhar

At least fourteen militants affiliated with DAESH terrorist group were killed or wounded during the latest operations in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

 
Ghani issues new orders to act against terror groups in Nangarhar
17 Dec 2017 10:48

Ghani issues new orders to act against terror groups in Nangarhar

Ghani issues new orders to act against terror groups in Nangarhar

 
Survey finds improvement in municipal services in Afghanistan
17 Dec 2017 10:12

Survey finds improvement in municipal services in Afghanistan

A new survey by Integrity Watch Afghanistan has found improvement in municipal services in nine cities it covered.

 
Key Taliban Commander Arrested In Nangarhar Night Raid
17 Dec 2017 10:02

Key Taliban Commander Arrested In Nangarhar Night Raid

Local officials say the military operation was carried out by Afghans forces in Khogyani district in Nangarhar.

 
Afghan MPs Hold Talks With Pakistani Delegation
17 Dec 2017 09:48

Afghan MPs Hold Talks With Pakistani Delegation

Afghan and Pakistani officials and MPs stress the need for stronger ties between Kabul and Islamabad to ensure regional security.

 
Law On Use of Afghan Air Space Approved
17 Dec 2017 09:45

Law On Use of Afghan Air Space Approved

MPs approve the draft law on using Afghanistan’s airspace by foreign flights and military helicopters.

 
Taliban, Haqqani Roam Free In Pakistan: Pentagon
17 Dec 2017 09:41

Taliban, Haqqani Roam Free In Pakistan: Pentagon

Terrorist safe havens along the Durand Line and the presence of terrorists in Afghanistan is threatening the stability of the region: US report.

 
‘No Official Including The President Can Oust Governor Atta Noor’ – Jamiat
16 Dec 2017 19:33

‘No Official Including The President Can Oust Governor Atta Noor’ – Jamiat

Jamiat-e-Islami party says no official including President Ashraf Ghani or Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah could remove Atta Mohammad Noor, as a northern provincial governor.

 
Taliban Uses Civilian Houses As Strongholds: Officials
16 Dec 2017 18:49

Taliban Uses Civilian Houses As Strongholds: Officials

More than 50 Taliban’s strongholds in Imam Sahib district in Kunduz province have been destroyed with some 130 enemy fighters killed, officials said.

 
US drones target Tajikistan nationals fighting for ISIS in Nangarhar
16 Dec 2017 15:55

US drones target Tajikistan nationals fighting for ISIS in Nangarhar

The US drones targeted Tajikistan nationals fighting for the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

 
Senior Taliban leader arrested, 4 militants killed in Nangarhar night raid
16 Dec 2017 12:07

Senior Taliban leader arrested, 4 militants killed in Nangarhar night raid

A senior leader of the Taliban group was arrested during a night raid conducted by the Afghan Special Forces in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.