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Badakhshan district falls to Taliban

AT News Report KABUL: Officials in the northeastern province of Badakhshan confirmed Monday that the Taliban fighters took control of the district of Keran Wa Monjan after intensive clashes with government forces. Provincial Police Chief, Assadollah Mohammadi said the security forces left the district as Taliban’s attack was so intensive, …

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Karzai condemns civilian casualties in Logar airstrike

AT News Report KABUL: Former President, Hamid Karzai, strongly condemned an airstrike that targeted civilians in Logar province. The incident happened in the Baraki Barak district and the victims were mostly children and women. Karzai denounced the attack as “cruel”, emphasizing on the continuing of the intra-Afghan dialogues to lead …

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Security chieftains briefed Wolesi Jirga over insecurity

AT News Report Kabul: Security bosses on Monday briefed Wolesi Jirga members about the country’s current security situation behind closed doors, but lawmakers said their talks didn’t satisfy them. In the wake of growing incidents of violence, the lower house summoned top security officials, including the acting ministers of interior …

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Afghanistan has no military solution: Pak PM

AT News Report KABUL: In his maiden trip to US as Pakistan’s Premier, Imran Khan Sunday said Afghan war doesn’t have a military solution, adding that in his meeting with President Donald Trump on Monday he will stress the need for political resolution to the prolonged war in Afghanistan. Addressing …

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Three land grabbers arrested in Logar

AT News Report KABUL: Afghan National Police in southern Logar province have arrested three land grabbers—a lucrative but black business where many powerful individuals have been involved in this illegal practice. Provincial Police Spokesman Shahpoor Ahmadzai has accused them of grabbing governmental lands in Omar Abad area in center of …

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