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Abdullah’s supporters stage demos in Faryab, Baghlan

AT News KABUL: Hundreds of Abdullah Abdullah’s supporters staged rallies Sunday in the northwestern province of Faryab to protest the “electoral fraud”. The protesters asked the independent election commission meet their requests and revoke the 300,000 votes that Abdullah (one of presidential candidates) claims are fake. The protesters warned of …

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Acting Finance Minister accused of money laundering

AT News KABUL: The Afghan senate committee has held a gathering to approve the annual national budget, a number of senators have accused the Acting Finance Minister, Hamayoun Qayoumi of money laundering. The summit was held with the absence of acting minister but the deputy financial minister, Zahid Hamdard has …

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Latest opportunity for peace must not be lost

AT News KABUL: Some political elites believe that the ground has been paid for ensuring peace and stability in Afghanistan and that the involved sides should not lose this opportunity. The politicians in a gathering held on Sunday has emphasized on creation of national consensus regarding Afghan peace process. “Peace …

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3, 000 HIV cases recorded: MoPH

AT News KABUL: The Ministry of Public Health in a ceremony on Sunday to celebrate the international day of countering the Human Immunodeficiency Viruses HIV, has said that nearly 3, 000 HIV cases have so far been recorded in Afghanistan. The gathering was held to improve public awareness about the …

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Taliban kill two protestors in Sar-e-Pul

AT News KABUL: At least two people have been killed after Taliban insurgents opened fire on residents of Sar-e-Pul province who took out to the streets to protest against bad behavior of the Taliban group there, security officials said on Sunday. Ministry of defense in a statement said that six …

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33 insurgents killed in fresh military Ops

AT News KABUL: At least 33 militants have been killed and 18 others wounded in multiple extensive military crackdowns carried out by the Afghan security forces across the country in the past 24 hours, security officials said Wednesday. Ministry of Defense in a statement said the Afghan National Army (ANA) …

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