Taliban insurgents have reportedly killed three civilians in southern Helmand province after accusing them of spying for the government.
Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s national security and foreign affairs advisor Sartaj Aziz on Monday claimed that the Haqqani Network has been weakened in Pakistani army’s military offensive in North Waziristan.
President Ashraf Ghani has called for jihad (holy war) against corruption, which he believes is a “cancerous lesion” that threatens the survival of state.
All eyes are on the much-anticipated meeting between the officials of Afghanistan and Pakistan on the sidelines of Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA) in Kabul on September 3-4.
The mobile money pilot program registration for Afghan Local Police (ALP) in northern Kapisa province has completed, said a statement issued by NATO on Tuesday.
First vice president Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum has asked Russia to help Afghan security forces with military equipment, including aircrafts.
At least seven civilians were killed and three others were injured in a powerful explosion in Dih Yak district of southern Ghazni province early on Tuesday.
The US Agency for International Development (USAID) on Sunday announced 75 million USD to support children’s education in rural areas of Afghanistan through its new community-based education program.
Ahead of the much-anticipated Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA) in Kabul on September 3-4 and Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) on September 5, Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on foreign donors to press the Afghan government to address human rights issues.
The first draft of recommendations made by the newly-instituted Electoral Reforms Commission (IRC) was presented by the IRC head Shah Sultan Akifi to Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Sunday.