President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani chaired the meeting of the Commander-in-Chief in the Ministry of Defense on Monday evening to review the recent developments in the security sector and situation of the country.
Taliban insurgents killed at least 57 Afghan police officers and soldiers in four attacks in northern Afghanistan on Monday, a day after more than 60 people were killed in a separate barrage, Afghan officials said.
European countries must not rush to repatriate Afghan refugees to their increasingly insecure homeland or blame their community for isolated crimes such as recent deadly attacks in Germany and in France, the top U.N. refugee official said on Monday.
A man brandishing a 16-inch knife has injured seven people in an attack next to a Parisian canal. The man of Afghan origin was also armed with an iron bar when he attacked people outside the MK2 cinema complex by the Quai de Loire in the 19th district, Le Parisien reported.