Transferring 6 “Hardcore” Taliban Prisoners to Doha Ignites Protest

KABUL, Afghanistan – The France’s Foreign Ministry on Thursday protested against the release of the two Taliban prisoners by Afghan government, according to...

Discussion on Intra-Afghan Talks ‘Very Promising’: Gen. Miller

KABUL, Afghanistan – Gen. Scott Miller, commander of the US and NATO forces in Afghanistan, speaking during a visit to the eastern province...

10-Year-Old Boy Freed from Kidnappers in Herat

A 10-year-old boy has reportedly been rescued from kidnappers in the Injeel district of Herat province. Thursday, Herat’s Governor Abdul Wahid Qatali said in...

Blast Rocks Wedding in Khost, Kills 4

KHOST, Afghanistan – At least four people killed, including two civilians, and a dozen wounded after a motorcycle embedded with explosive devices rushed...

Additional Forces Deployed in Ghazni

Security officials deployed additional commandos in Ghazni province to assist security forces stationed in the city, according to provincial press office A press statement...

Karima Faryabi Appointed as Acting Minister of Economy

KABUL, Afghanistan – The Afghan President Ashraf Ghani appointed Karima Hamid Faryabi as the Acting Minister of Economy, Office of the President said...

NIA to Send Investigative Team to Probe Kabul Gurdwara Attack

India’s National Investigation Agency will send a team to Kabul to investigate the Gurdwara attacks in March, which left 27 dead including an...

Foreign Minister to Discuss Trade and Transit Development with Tajikistan

Mohammad Hanif Atmar, Acting Foreign Minister, headed a high-profile delegation to Tajikistan, in a bid to discuss joint cooperation and economic developing in...

VP Convoy Targeted, at least 10 Killed

Vice President’s convoy targeted this morning, the explosion rocked central city this morning. The press and public relations office to the first vice president...

Kandahar Clashes Claim 4 ANP Members, Hurt 4

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan – At least three Afghan police killed and further four wounded in an attack carried against security checkpoint in Takhta Pul...