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NATO Soldier Killed, Two Wounded By Afghan Insider Attack

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty October 22, 2018 A soldier in the NATO-led Resolute Support mission was killed and two others wounded on October 22 by an apparent insider attack in the western province of Herat. A statement from the NATO mission’s headquart
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NATO Soldier Killed, Two Wounded By Afghan Insider Attack

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty October 22, 2018 A soldier in the NATO-led Resolute Support mission was killed and two others wounded on October 22 by an apparent insider attack in the western province of Herat. A statement from the NATO mission’s headquarters in Kabul said: “Initial reports indicate the attack was committed by a memberRead More...

US Brigadier General Wounded in Afghanistan

VOA News October 22, 2018 The U.S. army has confirmed that a brigadier general was one of two Americans wounded in an attack last week in Afghanistan that fatally wounded a powerful Afghan police chief. U.S. Army Brigadier General Jeffrey Smiley, in charge o
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US Brigadier General Wounded in Afghanistan

VOA News October 22, 2018 The U.S. army has confirmed that a brigadier general was one of two Americans wounded in an attack last week in Afghanistan that fatally wounded a powerful Afghan police chief. U.S. Army Brigadier General Jeffrey Smiley, in charge of NATO’s military advisory mission in Afghanistan, was shot when a gunmanRead More...

Afghan Leaders Say Election Turnout Shows Voters Are Rejecting The Taliban

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 22, 2018 Senior Afghan officials have praised voters who cast ballots in weekend parliamentary elections that were plagued by violence and organizational problems, saying the turnout shows that Afghans are rejecti
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Afghan Leaders Say Election Turnout Shows Voters Are Rejecting The Taliban

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 22, 2018 Senior Afghan officials have praised voters who cast ballots in weekend parliamentary elections that were plagued by violence and organizational problems, saying the turnout shows that Afghans are rejecting the ideology of Taliban militants. “The Taliban wanted to build a stream of blood, but the Taliban was defeatedRead More...

Balkh Legends champions of 2018 Afghanistan Premier League

Afghanistan Cricket Board: Balkh Legends became the champions of the inaugural edition of the Gulbahar Afghanistan Premier League T20 2018 after beating Kabul Zwanaan by 4 wickets today. Qais Ahmad was awarded Man of the Match.  Click here for more (externa
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Balkh Legends champions of 2018 Afghanistan Premier League

Afghanistan Cricket Board: Balkh Legends became the champions of the inaugural edition of the Gulbahar Afghanistan Premier League T20 2018 after beating Kabul Zwanaan by 4 wickets today. Qais Ahmad was awarded Man of the Match.  Click here for more (external link). Closing Ceremony

Rashid will make for a great Afghanistan captain: Ingram

Khaleej Times: Former South African batsman Colin Ingram believes that the young Rashid Khan will make for an absolutely fantastic leader for the Afghanistan National team when the time comes. Rashid Khan, the 20-year-old leg spinner, has been growing from s
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Rashid will make for a great Afghanistan captain: Ingram

Khaleej Times: Former South African batsman Colin Ingram believes that the young Rashid Khan will make for an absolutely fantastic leader for the Afghanistan National team when the time comes. Rashid Khan, the 20-year-old leg spinner, has been growing from strength to strength over the past few years and his captaincy of Kabul Zwanan in theRead More...

Ghani Thanks The Nation For Successful Elections

Tolo News: Immediately after the completion of the voting process in Afghanistan’s much-awaited parliamentary elections, President Ashraf Ghani sent out a message thanking security forces and members of the public for not having surrendered to insurgents.
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Ghani Thanks The Nation For Successful Elections

Tolo News: Immediately after the completion of the voting process in Afghanistan’s much-awaited parliamentary elections, President Ashraf Ghani sent out a message thanking security forces and members of the public for not having surrendered to insurgents. He said that the completion of the election process had sent a clear message to the Taliban that the AfghanRead More...

Editorial: Democracy in return of blood

Finally, first phase of third parliamentary elections held throughout Afghanistan except Kandahar and Ghazni provinces, which could be considered a good omen. It confirms faith and trust of war-stricken Afghans in democratic and political process as well. Bu
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Editorial: Democracy in return of blood

Finally, first phase of third parliamentary elections held throughout Afghanistan except Kandahar and Ghazni provinces, which could be considered a good omen. It confirms faith and trust of war-stricken Afghans in democratic and political process as well. But the Afghans for maintaining their trust in democracy and political process have paid a great price. Reports …

44 arrested for voter fraud, interference

At least 44 people including several policemen have been charged with voter fraud and interfering in the voting for parliamentary elections, the interior ministry said Sunday. “Up until now, intelligence and security forces have detained 44 people includin
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44 arrested for voter fraud, interference

At least 44 people including several policemen have been charged with voter fraud and interfering in the voting for parliamentary elections, the interior ministry said Sunday. “Up until now, intelligence and security forces have detained 44 people including several policemen on charges of interfering in elections and committing fraud in Kabul polls,” said deputy interior …

Afghanistan votes in 2018 parliamentary elections despite loopholes, chaos

By Farhad Naibkhel-KABUL: Voting for Afghanistan’s parliamentary elections officially began on Saturday morning across the country and was extended for one more day as thousands couldn’t vote amid delays and technical interruptions. The nation defied Tali
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Afghanistan votes in 2018 parliamentary elections despite loopholes, chaos

By Farhad Naibkhel-KABUL: Voting for Afghanistan’s parliamentary elections officially began on Saturday morning across the country and was extended for one more day as thousands couldn’t vote amid delays and technical interruptions. The nation defied Taliban warnings and flocked to the polls in droves in the midst of terror attacks, in what was seen as …

11 of a family lost life in Nangarhar blast

AT-KABUL: 11 members of a family were martyred after their car they were traveling in was hit by a militant planted roadside bomb in Achin of Nangarhar province. The blast destroyed the car today morning at around 11:00am in Achin district of the province. Si
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11 of a family lost life in Nangarhar blast

AT-KABUL: 11 members of a family were martyred after their car they were traveling in was hit by a militant planted roadside bomb in Achin of Nangarhar province. The blast destroyed the car today morning at around 11:00am in Achin district of the province. Six children and a woman are among the killed civilians, Nangarhar …

Afghans Count Ballots After Deadly, Chaotic Election; Voting Extended

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 20, 2018 KABUL — Afghan officials are counting ballots in the country’s long-delayed parliamentary elections that were marred by deadly attacks and chaotic scenes at polling stations hit by technical and o
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Afghans Count Ballots After Deadly, Chaotic Election; Voting Extended

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 20, 2018 KABUL — Afghan officials are counting ballots in the country’s long-delayed parliamentary elections that were marred by deadly attacks and chaotic scenes at polling stations hit by technical and organizational problems. Because of disruptions during the October 20 polling process, voting was extended one day in some constituenciesRead More...

Voting in Afghanistan’s parliamentary election extended amid delays

By Farhad Naibkhel -KABUL: Voting for Afghanistan’s parliamentary elections officially began on Saturday at 7am across the country amid extremely volatile security situation, in what was seen as a gloomy day for the broken nation of Afghanistan. The voting
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Voting in Afghanistan’s parliamentary election extended amid delays

By Farhad Naibkhel -KABUL: Voting for Afghanistan’s parliamentary elections officially began on Saturday at 7am across the country amid extremely volatile security situation, in what was seen as a gloomy day for the broken nation of Afghanistan. The voting counter-intuitively didn’t happen as anticipated mostly because of long delays in opening polling stations as well …

Afghan Elections Hit By Violence, Problems At Voting Stations

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 20, 2018 KABUL — Afghanistan’s long-delayed parliamentary elections were marred by deadly attacks and descended into chaos with many polling stations hit by technical and organizational problems Police sai
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Afghan Elections Hit By Violence, Problems At Voting Stations

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 20, 2018 KABUL — Afghanistan’s long-delayed parliamentary elections were marred by deadly attacks and descended into chaos with many polling stations hit by technical and organizational problems Police said a suicide bomber detonated his explosives at a polling station in the capital, Kabul, on October 20, killing at least 10Read More...

Parliamentary election kicks off amid high security alert

By Farhad Naibkhel-KABUL: Parliamentary election started by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani at 7:00 am today in a polling site in capital Kabul amid high security alert. President Ghani along with Chief of Election Commission (IEC) and some other officials, w
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Parliamentary election kicks off amid high security alert

By Farhad Naibkhel-KABUL: Parliamentary election started by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani at 7:00 am today in a polling site in capital Kabul amid high security alert. President Ghani along with Chief of Election Commission (IEC) and some other officials, while using his right to vote, said that today unbelief changed to believe and doubt to …

Election Tests Security Capabilities Of Afghan Government

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty October 20, 2018 KABUL — Afghan voters go to the polls on October 20 for parliamentary elections that are testing the government’s ability to provide security across the country. Originally scheduled for 2015, the vote
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Election Tests Security Capabilities Of Afghan Government

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty October 20, 2018 KABUL — Afghan voters go to the polls on October 20 for parliamentary elections that are testing the government’s ability to provide security across the country. Originally scheduled for 2015, the vote has been delayed for three years amid disputes over electoral reforms and because of the instabilityRead More...

Uncovering Gholghola: The Lost Ancient City In Afghanistan

VOA News | October 18, 2018: French and Afghan archaeologists are digging through the ruins of Afghanistan’s Bamiyan Valley to uncover the mysteries of a great lost city. (VOA)
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Uncovering Gholghola: The Lost Ancient City In Afghanistan

VOA News | October 18, 2018: French and Afghan archaeologists are digging through the ruins of Afghanistan’s Bamiyan Valley to uncover the mysteries of a great lost city. (VOA)

De Abasin Sape Qualifies For APL Semifinals

Tolo News: The football federation stadium in Kabul hosted another exciting match on Wednesday night – between De Abasin Sape, from the south-eastern zone, and Mawjhai Amu, from the north-eastern zone. It was the 11th, and second last, group stage matc
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De Abasin Sape Qualifies For APL Semifinals

Tolo News: The football federation stadium in Kabul hosted another exciting match on Wednesday night – between De Abasin Sape, from the south-eastern zone, and Mawjhai Amu, from the north-eastern zone. It was the 11th, and second last, group stage match and the last match for Group A in the Afghanistan Football Premier League’s 2018 annualRead More...

Elections In Afghanistan’s Kandahar Province To Be Delayed A Week

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 19, 2018 Parliamentary elections in the southern Afghan province of Kandahar, due to be held on October 20, will be delayed by one week following the assassination of the powerful provincial police commander, Haro
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Elections In Afghanistan’s Kandahar Province To Be Delayed A Week

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 19, 2018 Parliamentary elections in the southern Afghan province of Kandahar, due to be held on October 20, will be delayed by one week following the assassination of the powerful provincial police commander, Haroon Chakhansori, a spokesman for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, has tweeted on his official account. “In accordanceRead More...

April 1992, Jamal Khashoggi and War Criminal Gulbuddin Hekmatyar are Planning Attacks

These photos are from April 25, 1992 when War Criminal Gulbuddin Hekmatyar known as Butcher of Kabul was planning attacks on innocent people in Kabul. Jamal Khashoggi was very close to Hekmatyar and could join him in secret meetings. - Photo
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April 1992, Jamal Khashoggi and War Criminal Gulbuddin Hekmatyar are Planning Attacks

These photos are from April 25, 1992 when War Criminal Gulbuddin Hekmatyar known as Butcher of Kabul was planning attacks on innocent people in Kabul. Jamal Khashoggi was very close to Hekmatyar and could join him in secret meetings. - Photo

آیا اچکزی ها می توانند انتقام جنرال عبدالرزاق اچکزی را از طالبان نورزیی بگیرند؟

بنا به گزارش های مختلف از جمله یکی از اسناد فاش شده توسط ویکی لیکس، بیش از نیمی از فرماندهان طالبان را کوچی ها تشکیل می دهند. آگاهان معتقدند که ط
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آیا اچکزی ها می توانند انتقام جنرال عبدالرزاق اچکزی را از طالبان نورزیی بگیرند؟

بنا به گزارش های مختلف از جمله یکی از اسناد فاش شده توسط ویکی لیکس، بیش از نیمی از فرماندهان طالبان را کوچی ها تشکیل می دهند. آگاهان معتقدند که طالبان کوچی در همکاری با تیم اشرف غنی احمدزی از جمله حکمتیار، از اختلافات نورزیی ها و اچکزیی ها استفاده کرده و تلاش داشتند با طرح ریزی ترور عبدالرزاق، دامنه ی نفوذ درانی ها را کم کنند. آنان در روزهای آینده تلاش های زیادی را روی دست خواهند گرفت تا افراد دیگری نزدیک به غلجایی ها را در راس ادارات قندهار از جمله فرماندهی پولیس این ولایت بگمارند. کابل پرس: رسانه ها و شبکه های اجتماعی پر شده است از پیام های تسلیت در (...) - خبر و گزارش / هایلایت

Afghan Police, Intelligence Chiefs Killed In Shooting Attack

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 18, 2018 The police chief and intelligence head of the southern Afghan province of Kandahar have been killed in a shooting attack, officials say, in a major blow to the West-backed government in Kabul. The Taliba
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Afghan Police, Intelligence Chiefs Killed In Shooting Attack

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 18, 2018 The police chief and intelligence head of the southern Afghan province of Kandahar have been killed in a shooting attack, officials say, in a major blow to the West-backed government in Kabul. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the October 18 assault that came just two days before parliamentaryRead More...

Your vote determines country’s fate

By Masomjan Masomy After the collapse of the Taliban regime, ‘the darkest period in the history of Afghanistan’, by US and NATO forces, however, the country still to gain a durable peace—that unfortunately the country has been stuck in the longest confl
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Your vote determines country’s fate

By Masomjan Masomy After the collapse of the Taliban regime, ‘the darkest period in the history of Afghanistan’, by US and NATO forces, however, the country still to gain a durable peace—that unfortunately the country has been stuck in the longest conflict with no end sees in sight. During the past seventeen years long war, …

Influential Kandahar police chief Abdul Raziq martyred in terrorist attack

AT-KABUL: Influential and powerful police commander of southern Kandahar province, General Abdul Raziq and provincial intelligence chief, General Mumin were martyred and provincial governor along with Zonal police chief were injured in a terrorist attack toda
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Influential Kandahar police chief Abdul Raziq martyred in terrorist attack

AT-KABUL: Influential and powerful police commander of southern Kandahar province, General Abdul Raziq and provincial intelligence chief, General Mumin were martyred and provincial governor along with Zonal police chief were injured in a terrorist attack today afternoon in Kandahar. The terrorist attack took place late today afternoon around 3:30pm in Kandahar city, after security and …

Editorial: Crossing point tensions

Couple of days again tension erupted on Afghan Pakistan crossing point at Spin Boldak, connecting Kandahar with Baluchistan, resulting in halting of cross point movement and bilateral trade for around three days. The tension erupted when officers and official
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Editorial: Crossing point tensions

Couple of days again tension erupted on Afghan Pakistan crossing point at Spin Boldak, connecting Kandahar with Baluchistan, resulting in halting of cross point movement and bilateral trade for around three days. The tension erupted when officers and officials of Afghanistan security forces made objection over fencing of controversial Durand Line. The tension erupted not …

‘Khalilzad Can’t Talk To Taliban On Behalf of Afghans’

Tolo News: Former chief of the National Directorate of Security Amrullah Saleh said on Tuesday that the US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad does not have the authority to talk with Taliban on behalf of the Afghan p
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‘Khalilzad Can’t Talk To Taliban On Behalf of Afghans’

Tolo News: Former chief of the National Directorate of Security Amrullah Saleh said on Tuesday that the US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad does not have the authority to talk with Taliban on behalf of the Afghan people.  Saleh made the remarks at a gathering in Kapisa province where he voiced disapproval over talks between Khalilzad and Taliban last week in Qatar.  Saleh saidRead More...

Afghan Candidate Killed In Blast Claimed By Taliban

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 17, 2018 An Afghan candidate has been killed in an explosion in his office in the southern province of Helmand, officials said, as violence escalates ahead of the October 20 parliamentary elections. Abdul Jabar Qa
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Afghan Candidate Killed In Blast Claimed By Taliban

RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan October 17, 2018 An Afghan candidate has been killed in an explosion in his office in the southern province of Helmand, officials said, as violence escalates ahead of the October 20 parliamentary elections. Abdul Jabar Qahraman was killed in the explosion of a bomb apparently placed under a sofa in hisRead More...

Hekmat Khalil Karzai Resigns As Deputy Foreign Minister

Tolo News: Hekmat Khalil Karzai, Deputy Foreign Minister  stepped down from his post on Wednesday morning citing ‘differences on foreign policies’ with the leadership of the national unity government..there are reports that Karzai will run in th
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Hekmat Khalil Karzai Resigns As Deputy Foreign Minister

Tolo News: Hekmat Khalil Karzai, Deputy Foreign Minister  stepped down from his post on Wednesday morning citing ‘differences on foreign policies’ with the leadership of the national unity government..there are reports that Karzai will run in the upcoming Presidential Elections, but he has not mentioned this in his resignation letter. Click here to read more (externalRead More...

Parliamentary hopeful, Qahraman killed in terrorist attack

By Farhad Naibkhel-KABUL: Parliamentary election candidate, Abdul Jabar Qahraman, along with his three supporters, was “martyred” and seven others wounded today morning in a blast which took place inside his election campaign office in southern Helmand pr
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Parliamentary hopeful, Qahraman killed in terrorist attack

By Farhad Naibkhel-KABUL: Parliamentary election candidate, Abdul Jabar Qahraman, along with his three supporters, was “martyred” and seven others wounded today morning in a blast which took place inside his election campaign office in southern Helmand province. Ministry of Interior Deputy Spokesman, Nasrat Rahimi said that four people, including the candidate Abdul Jabar Qahraman, were …

Senators lash out at illicit mine contracts

AT-KABUL: Members of senate say that illegal contracts on the mines’ extractions as well as lack of transparency in the contracts are the matters of concern for them. Fazl Hadi Muslimyar, head of senate said Tuesday to summon officials of the ministry of mi
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Senators lash out at illicit mine contracts

AT-KABUL: Members of senate say that illegal contracts on the mines’ extractions as well as lack of transparency in the contracts are the matters of concern for them. Fazl Hadi Muslimyar, head of senate said Tuesday to summon officials of the ministry of mines and petroleum next week to answer the senators’ questions over mining …

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