Bomb Explosion Wounds Seven in Uruzgan
Security

Bomb Explosion Wounds Seven in Uruzgan

Trenkot (BNA) Seven people were injured in a bomb blast in Uruzgan. A bomb had been planted on a motorcycle near Ghazi Amanullah Khan intersection in Ternkot city and exploded as a car carrying Secretary of Uruzgan Highway Commander.…
Gunmen Assassinate Criminal Dept. Police of Helmand
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Gunmen Assassinate Criminal Dept. Police of Helmand

Lashkargah (BNA) Criminal Dept. police of Helmand was shot dead by unidentified gunmen. Mohammad Sharif Nouri criminal Dept. police of Helmand was targeted by unidentified gunmen in Lashkargah, the capital of Helmand yesterday. Witnesses say the assailants were riding…
IFJ Seeks Probe on Kunduz Radio Attack
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IFJ Seeks Probe on Kunduz Radio Attack

Kabul (BNA) The International Federation of journalists (IFJ) on Tuesday vehemently condemned the attack on a radio station in northern Afghanistan. While denouncing the incident, IFJ called on the Afghan government to investigate the attack on Zohra Radio by…
MoPH Reports 137 New COVID-19 Cases, 8 Deaths in Afghanistan
Health

MoPH Reports 137 New COVID-19 Cases, 8 Deaths in Afghanistan

Kabul (BNA) The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Tuesday reported 137 new positive cases of COVID-19 out of 2,097 samples tested in the last 24 hours. The Public Health Ministry also reported eight deaths and 143 recoveries from…
Ghazni Parliamentary, Provincial Councils Elections to be Held in Summer
Politics

Ghazni Parliamentary, Provincial Councils Elections to be Held in Summer

Kabul (BNA) First Vice President Amrullah Saleh said on Tuesday that various elections will be held across the country in summer, including the long overdue Ghazni parliamentary elections as well as provincial council, district council and municipal elections. VP Saleh…
More Than 85 Percent of People Back Punishment of Terrorists: VP Saleh
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More Than 85 Percent of People Back Punishment of Terrorists: VP Saleh

Kabul (BNA) First Vice President in a tweet on Tuesday said that more than 85 percent of Afghan masses backed the call for capital punishment of terrorists involved in different crimes in the country. “Of 20K comments on the…
NATO’s Stoltenberg Reaffirms Commitments for ANDSF
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NATO’s Stoltenberg Reaffirms Commitments for ANDSF

Kabul (BNA) President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani in a phone conversation with Jens Stoltenberg, the NATO Secretary General late on Monday, discussed the Afghan peace process and NATO’s continued support for Afghanistan Defense and Security forces. Jens Stoltenberg said NATO…
European Union Supports Success of the Afghan Peace Process
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European Union Supports Success of the Afghan Peace Process

KABUL (BNA) The Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Haneef Atmar had a telephone conversation with the European Commissioner for International Partnerships, Ms. Jutta Urpilainen. They discussed the latest developments in the peace talks in Doha, and the EU’s partnership…
Foreign Minister Atmar Arrives in Saudi Arabia
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Foreign Minister Atmar Arrives in Saudi Arabia

KABUL (BNA) Foreign Minister Mohammad Haneef Atmar arrived in Jeddah on a three-day visit to Saudi Arabia, this evening. According to a statement of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the purpose of Minister Atmar’s…
Magnetic Mine Blast Wounds Four in Kabul
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Magnetic Mine Blast Wounds Four in Kabul

Kabul (BNA) Explosion took place in Parwan 3 area of Kabul 4th security district. According to eyewitnesses, the incident resulted from a magnetic mine was planted in a personal vehicle in which four civilians were wounded. The identities of…