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Intensifying violence dulls peace negotiations

Patriotism lies in working for a peaceful and sovereign Afghanistan: Karzai AT News KABUL: Former President Hamid Karzai and Abdullah Abdullah, the chairman of the reconciliation council have condemned an airstrike carried out by Afghan Air Force to target Taliban militants in Herat province – violence and killings would not …

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‘Taliban must halt civilian killings’

AT News KABUL: National Security Advisor Hamdullah Mohib said that Taliban are defeated in the battlefields and are targeting civilians. “The Taliban has to stop civilian killings.” He cited the remarks in a ceremony introducing the deputy minister of defense and chief of army staff. Mohib said the Taliban were …

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Around 50 Taliban rebels killed in South

AT News KABUL: Afghan military authorities say that the over 50 Taliban fighters were killed and 38 others wounded in clashes with the Afghan security forces in the southern provinces of Kandahar and Zabul. Kandahar police spokesman, Jamal Barikzai on Friday said the Taliban fighters attacked the security checkpoints on …

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Afghanistan Times marks 14th anniversary

The newspaper enters its 15th year’s journey as a symbol of freedom of expression and institutionalization of the foundation of democracy AT News KABUL: The Afghanistan Times, leading English Newspaper in the country marked its 14th anniversary on July 22, 2020. The newspaper started publications in carnets as an eight-page …

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53 Taliban fighters killed in army Ops

AT News KABUL: The 203 Shaheen military corps says that at least 53 Taliban militants were killed by army in the past 24 hours. The operations took place in the districts of Dawlat Abad, Shirin Tagab and Kohestan of Faryab province as well as the Sholgari, Chemtal and Chahar Bolak …

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Landmark hotel owes $168m to Afghan govt.

AT News KABUL: The ministry of information and culture says that an international five star hotel in Kabul owes them 168 million dollars. The Kabul Serena luxury hotel in the heart of the city is a government property. The Aga Khan Foundation rented the hotel in early 2000s. Now the …

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