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Taliban key commander among seven killed in Farah

AT News KABUL: Key commander of the Taliban group along with his seven fighters have been killed during fresh crackdowns carried out by the Afghan security forces in western Farah province. Afghan security and defense forces have conducted operation against militants in vicinity of Mullah Lalo village of Pashtoon kot …

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Demos continue against ‘fake votes’ across country

AT News KABUL: In the wake of chaotic Presidential polls, hundreds of presidential candidate, Abdullah Abdullah’s supporters have staged marches in several provinces of Afghanistan and expressed criticism on the Independent Election Commission’s (IEC) implementation. The so called “Anti-Fraud” protests have been launched in eastern Kunar, northern Kunduz and western …

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Taliban key commander among seven killed in Farah

AT News KABUL: Key commander of the Taliban group along with his seven fighters have been killed during fresh crackdowns carried out by the Afghan security forces in western Farah province. Afghan security and defense forces have conducted operation against militants in vicinity of Mullah Lalo village of Pashtoon kot …

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32 drug traffickers sent behind bars

AT News KABUL: At least 32 drug runners were sentenced to years behind bars in the past one week after they were found guilty of drug trafficking. A statement by courts of Criminal Justice Task Force (CJTF) said Tuesday that 32 drug traffickers sentenced to two-20 years’ incarceration after examining …

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Editorial: Cancer of corruption

While Afghanistan is still among the 10 countries most affected by corruption in the world, second vice-president Sarwar Danish has acknowledged the Afghan government hasn’t been completely successful in fighting graft in the country. Marking the International Anti-Corruption Day, which is observed annually on 9th December, he admitted the government …

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