TimeLine Layout

June, 2021

  • 16 June

    160 Taliban fighters killed in a series of military raids

    AT News KABUL: At least 160 Taliban insurgents were killed and 108 others wounded in a series of military operations conducted by the Afghan security forces in different provinces across the country in the past 24 hours, the defense ministry said Tuesday. Backed by the Afghan Air Forces, the Afghan …

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  • 16 June

    Abdullah denies speculations over preplanned-collapse of districts

    AT News KABUL: Chairman of the high council for national reconciliation, Abdullah Abdullah denied the speculations over preplanned-collapse of the districts, saying that there are different reasons that obliged the security forces to retreat from the districts. He made the remarks in a gathering on Tuesday in Kabul. “Although, the …

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  • 16 June

    Afghanistan Welcomes Brussels Summit Communique

    AT News KABUL: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday expressed its indebted to the NATO for its cooperation and support to Afghanistan in the joint fight against international terrorism, help build and train the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces over the last two decades. The continuation of NATO’s …

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  • 16 June

    Editorial: A deliberate abandonment

    An astonishing effort is on the cards by the Taliban across the country to convince the Afghan security forces to abandon their posts or surrender to the group in return for guaranteeing their safe passage. With the help of the tribal elders, the Taliban are looking for more districts and …

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  • 16 June

    Turkey seeks Pakistan’s involvement in Kabul Airport

    KABUL accuses Islamabad of providing safe havens and training camps for militants posing violence in Afghanistan. AT News KABUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that Ankara was seeking Pakistan and Hungary’s involvement to secure Kabul International Airport. He also said that his country would need “diplomatic, logistic and …

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  • 16 June

    Gunmen kill five polio workers in Nangarhar in first day of vaccination drive

    AT News KABUL: At least five polio vaccination workers were killed and four others were wounded in separate attacks in Jalalabad, the capital city and two other districts of eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday, the latest in a series of attacks against health workers. Provincial governor spokesman, Ataullah Khogyani said …

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  • 16 June

    NATO seeks training Afghan forces in Qatar after withdrawal

    AT Monitoring Desk KABUL: The NATO is seeking bases in Qatar to train the Afghan security forces after withdrawal as part of its commitment with Afghanistan after departure. According to Reuters, after two decades of war, forces from 36 countries involved in NATO’s Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan are set …

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  • 16 June

    Russia donated emergency kits’ shipment arrived Afghanistan

    AT News KABUL: The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Tuesday said that Russia donated emergency kits’ shipment arrived to the country today. This kits’ shipment was handed over to the World Health Organization (WHO) earlier, which reached the country today, said MoPH. According to a statement in a joint …

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  • 16 June

    Czech decries U.S. led allies exit from Afghanistan

    AT News KABUL: Czech President Milos Zeman has expressed concerns over the U.S. and NATO forces withdrawal from Afghanistan, warning the country could be a new hotspot for the terrorism, a spokesperson said. The U.S. led allied forces are on track to depart Afghanistan before September 11. “At the summit, …

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  • 15 June

    ‘UN supports political settlement to the Afghan conflict

    AT NewsKABUL: The United Nations Secretary-General’s Personal Envoy on Afghanistan and Regional Issues, Jean Arnault vows that the UN supported a reconciliation process to the Afghan conflict and that all sides should stress on end of war and ensuring peace in Afghanistan.Arnault cited the remarks in a meeting with chairman …

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