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Daesh killed five Taliban in Jawzjan

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: A fierce clash between the Islamic State (IS), which is also known as Daesh terrorist group and the Taliban was occurred in the Qush Tepa district of northern Jawzjan province, in which five Taliban insurgents were killed, an official said on Sunday. The clash between the two …

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152 militants killed in Kunduz last month: Gen. Qadiri

AT Monitoring Desk-Kabul: At least 152 Taliban insurgents were killed and 70 others wounded during operations last month in northeastern Kunduz province, a military official said on Sunday. Brig. Gen Noorullah Qadiri, the newly appointed commander for the 20th Pamir Zone, told Pajhwok Afghan News the offensives were conducted by …

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Five Daesh fighters killed in Nangarhar

AT-KABUL: At least five terrorists affiliated with Daesh were killed during an airstrike in eastern Nangarhar province. “Five Daesh affiliates were killed during drone strike in Achin and Nazian districts of Nangarhar,” said a press statement issued by the Nangarhar press office. Drone strike targeted Daesh fighter in Achin district, …

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Taliban attack repulsed in Nimroz

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: The Taliban insurgents attack on the Khashrod district of southwestern Nimroz province have been repulsed by the Afghan security forces, officials said on Sunday. The District Administrative Chief, Muhammad Hashim Noorzai, told Pajhwok Afghan News a huge number of Taliban insurgents launched an attack on the district …

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Suspected suicide bomber detained in Herat

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: The operatives of National Directorate of Security (NDS) during an operation arrested a suspected along with his guide in western Herat province, detainee might be suicide bomber, an official said on Monday. Jilani Farhad, the governor’s spokesperson, told Pajhwok Afghan News NDS personnel took into custody the …

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Taliban key figures killed in Jawzjan

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: A Taliban judge, for Jawzjan province and deputy governor for northern Balkh province have been killed, and five others received injuries in a clash with Afghan security forces in Aqcha district of Jawzjan province, officials said on Tuesday. The Provincial Governor Spokesman, Mohammad Reza Ghafori, said that …

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Seven militants killed in Kunar

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: At least seven militants including a commander of the Islamic State (IS), aka Daesh terrorist, have been killed in a drone strike carried out by foreign forces in eastern Kunar province, officials said on Tuesday. The Provincial Police Chief , Maj. Gen. Jumma Gul Himmat told Pajhwok …

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Three civilians killed in Farah

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: At least three civilians have been killed and four others received injuries on Sunday after clash erupted between Afghan Security forces and the Taliban insurgents in western Farah province, provincial officials said. The clash took place in Ganj Abad region of Balablok district of the province. The …

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Taliban commander among seven killed in Nangarhar

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: A top Taliban commander, including seven other fighters have been killed in a drone airstrike in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said. The Provincial Governor Spokesman, Attaullah Khogyani, said that the airstrike took place in Mashwani area of Bati Kot district of the province. According to him, the …

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