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7 militants killed in Laghman

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: At least seven Taliban insurgents were killed and eight others sustained injuries during an air and ground operation conducted by the Afghan security forces in Alingar district of eastern Laghman province, officials said on Tuesday. Maj. Sherin Agha Faqiri, spokesman for 201 Selab Military Corps, told Pajhwok …

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‘Nangarhar IDPs need more assistance’

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: The Head of United Nation High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) in Afghanistan has emphasized on additional support to the Internally Displaced People (IDPs) of Nangarhar as they are facing multiple problems. UNHCR’s country chief Fatema Abdullah made a visit to eastern Nangarhar province where she met with …

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14 Daesh militants killed in Nangarhar

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: Fourteen fighters of the Islamic State (IS), which is also known as Daesh terrorist group have been gunned down by unknown gunmen in Khogyani district of eastern Nangarhar province, the Afghan military said on Saturday. The Daesh militants were killed after being arrested a day earlier in …

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Foreign soldiers kill family of three in Nangarhar

AT-KABUL: Three civilians including two children all members of the same family were killed after the foreign troops opened fire at them in eastern Nangarhar province, local officials said Monday. The incident took place late Sunday in the Ghani Khil district. “Foreign troops opened fire and killed three civilians after …

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10 Daesh killed in Nangarhar

AT-KABUL: At least 10 insurgents loyal to the Islamic State (IS), also known as Daesh terrorist group, including their four commanders were killed in an operation in eastern Nangarhar province, said officials. “Daesh fighters and their four commanders were killed in a ground and air operation carried out in Achin …

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Six security posts relocated in Badghis

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: The locations of six security posts have been changed on temporary basis, following Taliban’s attack in Maqor district of western Badghis province, provincial officials said. A Provincial Council Member, Haji Bahauddin, told Pajhwok Afghan News that a group of militants carried out attacks on security posts in …

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13 villages cleared from Taliban in Wardak

AT-KABUL: Afghan National Police and Afghan National Army launched a joint clearance operation to clear the Nerkh district of Wardak province from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan. In the joint operation 13 villages were cleared from armed Taliban in Nerkh district, said a statement issued by …

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Transfer order of Qarabagh police chief sparks protest

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: A large number of people organized a peaceful protest on Tuesday against a presidential order, transferring the entire police station in Qarabagh district of central Kabul province. Abdul Sami Sharifi, the district’s administrative chief, said Qarabagh police chief including the whole staff of the police station had …

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