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4 injured in protest against US troops in Parwan

AT-KABUL: At least four people were injured by foreign forces after residents in Bagram district of Parwan province staged a protest against the US forces, official sources told Afghanistan Times. The locals were protesting against the American forces based in Bagram airbase. The protest broke out after US forces allegedly …

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International Book Day marked

AT-KABUL: The Academy of Golden Reed Prize marked Saturday the International Book Day, donating cash prizes to a numbers of poets and writers for their scientific works. Najib Manalai, an organizer of the ceremony told reporters that there were a lot of challenges ahead of writers, hampering scientific works. He …

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Around 100 schoolgirls poisoned in Farah

AT-KABUL:  More than 100 schoolgirls fell ill after inhaling the suspected poisoning gas, medical officials said Saturday. Officials in the ministry of public health said that 125 schoolgirls were poisoned inside their classrooms in Chaharbagh locality of the provincial capital of Farah province. “The poisoned girls were shifted to the …

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31 insurgents killed in military ops

AT-KABUL: At least 31Taliban militants were killed and 23 others wounded in military operations launched by the security forces within the past 24 hours in different parts of the country, a security official said Saturday. “Afghan National Army with the cooperation of the National Police and National Directorate of Security …

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48 militants killed in raids: MoD

AT-KABUL: Afghan security forces in the past 24 hours killed at least 48 militants during several military operations across the country, the Ministry of Defense on Friday said in a media statement. The Afghan National Security and Defense Forces in past 24 hours launched several crackdowns against insurgents in Nangarhar, …

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War is imposed on Afghanistan, Stanikzai says

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: Acting defense minister Masoom Stanikzai in a visit to Kunduz province on Friday, said that Afghanistan is facing an imposed war. He added that the Afghan National Security and Defense Forces would not remain silent against the conspiracies of enemies of the country. Stanikza was accompanied by …

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