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Jamiat Party Demands Dismissal Of All Security Chiefs
5 Jun 2017 13:14

Jamiat Party Demands Dismissal Of All Security Chiefs

Leader of Jamiat-e-Islami Salahuddin Rabbani listed the parties demands and called for immediate action in wake of recent attacks.

 
Gulf states cut ties with Qatar over ‘supporting terrorism’
5 Jun 2017 10:38

Gulf states cut ties with Qatar over ‘supporting terrorism’

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Egypt have broken off diplomatic relations with Qatar, claiming the country supports terrorism.

 
Ahadi Urges NUG Leaders to Step Down
4 Jun 2017 12:01

Ahadi Urges NUG Leaders to Step Down

Following a massive bombing and anti-government demonstrations in Kabul, opposition leader Anwar ul-Haq Ahadi on Sunday urged the National Unity Government (NUG) leaders to resign from their positions.

 
Ghani admits reforms needed in security, other sectors as violence soars
4 Jun 2017 11:09

Ghani admits reforms needed in security, other sectors as violence soars

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has admitted that reforms are needed in security and other sectors of the government as the country, specifically capital Kabul has been witnessing unprecedented violence during the recent days.

 
Noor strongly reacts to coordinated suicide attack targeting Kabul funeral
4 Jun 2017 10:10

Noor strongly reacts to coordinated suicide attack targeting Kabul funeral

The provincial governor of the northern Balkh province Ata Mohammad strongly reacted to coordinated suicide attack that targeted the funeral ceremony of Salim Izadyar in Kabul on Saturday afternoon, calling it a cowardly conspiracy.

 
London attack: Six killed in vehicle and stabbing incidents
4 Jun 2017 09:39

London attack: Six killed in vehicle and stabbing incidents

Six people have been killed in an attack in central London in which three assailants were shot dead by police, Scotland Yard has said.

 
Security Officials Need To Answer Over Funeral Bombing: CEO
4 Jun 2017 09:30

Security Officials Need To Answer Over Funeral Bombing: CEO

Abdullah said they had just started the funeral prayers when the first blast occurred which dispersed the mourners.

 
At Least 87 Wounded In Cemetery Blast, Up To 20 Dead: Sources
3 Jun 2017 17:18

At Least 87 Wounded In Cemetery Blast, Up To 20 Dead: Sources

Three suicide bombers detonated their explosives on Saturday afternoon during the funeral service for a Senator’s son

 
Explosion in a house leaves 5 militants dead in Ghazni
3 Jun 2017 14:30

Explosion in a house leaves 5 militants dead in Ghazni

At least five insurgents were killed in a premature bomb explosion in southeastern Ghazni province of Afghanistan.

 
484 civilians killed in US-led strikes in Iraq and Syria: Pentagon
3 Jun 2017 12:35

484 civilians killed in US-led strikes in Iraq and Syria: Pentagon

The Pentagon says that US-led military campaign against purported ISIS targets in Syria and Iraq has left 484 civilians dead since mid-2014.

 
UNAMA URGES RESTRAINT AMID ONGOING VIOLENT PROTESTS IN KABUL
3 Jun 2017 09:42

UNAMA URGES RESTRAINT AMID ONGOING VIOLENT PROTESTS IN KABUL

The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) is deeply concerned that today's protests have led to more violence and loss of life following Wednesday's terrorist attack that caused hundreds of civilian casualties.

 
Amnesty International Calls For Probe Into Shooting Of Protestors
3 Jun 2017 09:14

Amnesty International Calls For Probe Into Shooting Of Protestors

Amnesty International on Friday said despite protesters throwing stones, this did not justify the excessive and deadly response by security forces.

 
Afghan civilians and security forces suffer casualties in Nangarhar car bombing
1 Jun 2017 13:06

Afghan civilians and security forces suffer casualties in Nangarhar car bombing

The Afghan civilians and security personnel suffered casualties in a suicide car bomb attack in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, local officials said.

 
Trump Calls Ghani Following Deadly Kabul Attack
1 Jun 2017 10:23

Trump Calls Ghani Following Deadly Kabul Attack

U.S President Donald Trump called President Ashraf Ghani to pass on condolences after the truck bombing that killed over 80 people

 
Pakistan-based Haqqani network behind Kabul attack: NDS
1 Jun 2017 09:38

Pakistan-based Haqqani network behind Kabul attack: NDS

The Haqqani terrorist network based in Pakistan was behind the deadly attack in capital Kabul which left at least 80 people dead, the Afghan intelligence said.

 
Heavy explosion rocks Kabul city
31 May 2017 08:33

Heavy explosion rocks Kabul city

The Ministry of Interior Affairs condemns in the strongest terms the terrorist attack which resulted in martyrdom of 64 civilians and wounding of 320 other civilians including children and women.

 
EU unveils 42,5 million euros aid for people in need in Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan
30 May 2017 14:05

EU unveils 42,5 million euros aid for people in need in Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan

The European Commission on Monday announced humanitarian assistance of over 44 million euros to help people in need in Afghanistan, Iran and Pakistan.

 
Gulbuddin Hekmatyar’s ex-secretary shot dead in Pakistan
30 May 2017 13:12

Gulbuddin Hekmatyar’s ex-secretary shot dead in Pakistan

The former secretary of Gulbuddin, the leader of Hezb-e-Islami, has been shot dead by unknown gunmen in Pakistan.

 
No documents available to prove landing of unidentified helicopters: Waziri
29 May 2017 13:52

No documents available to prove landing of unidentified helicopters: Waziri

The landing of unidentified helicopters in northern parts of the country cannot be confirmed, the Ministry of Defense (MoD) officials said Monday.

 
Opposition leader calls Bahraini regime’s moves against Sheikh Qassim ‘Shameful’
29 May 2017 13:33

Opposition leader calls Bahraini regime’s moves against Sheikh Qassim ‘Shameful’

Bahrain’s leading opposition figure Sheikh Ali Salman, who has been in prison since 2014, slammed the Manama regime’s recent attacks on dissidents and moves against Sheikh Isa Qassim, the spiritual leader of Shiites in the Arab kingdom, as “shameful”.