Farah (Afghanistan)

Type: City
Name: Farah (Afghanistan)
Country: Afghanistan
Latitude: 32.389999
Longitude: 62.099998
population: 43,574
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 4 reports

Taliban kill three Afghan women accused of adultery

KABUL - The Taliban killed three women who they accused of adultery, an official in western Afghanistan said Saturday.The women's bodies were found late Friday after they were shot in Farah, the capital of Farah province, said Javid Afghan, the spokesman ... [Published ENCA - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Women Continue Facing Violence

A news report on Friday, October 17, revealed another incident of violence against women. According to the news report, the dead bodies of four women who had been missing for three days were found in the capital of western Farah province. According ... [Published Daily Outlook - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

25 Taliban Killed, 14 Injured in Afghan Clearing Operations

(MENAFN - QNA) The Afghan Ministry of Interior said Wednesday at least 25 Taliban militants were killed and 14 others were injured during joint military operations ... [Published MENAFN - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Afghanistan: 20 Taliban Militants Killed During Clearing Operations

TEHRAN (FNA)- At least 20 Taliban militants were killed and 12 others were injured in joint military operations by Afghan national security forces.The Ministry of Interior (MoI) said in a statement that, in past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted ... [Published Fars News Agency - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 3 reports

14 Killed In Afghan Attacks Ahead Of Presidential Inauguration – Police

— Sep 28, 2014 |Government official said on Sunday in Kabul that more than 14 people, including four Taliban militants, were killed in separate attacks in Afghanistan.He said this was coming a day before the country inaugurates a new president.Lal Ahmadzai, ... [Published Leadership - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Afghanistan: 86 Taliban Militants Killed in Clean-up Operations

TEHRAN (FNA)- At least 86 Taliban militants were killed during joint military operations conducted by Afghan national security forces in the past 24 hours.The interior ministry of Afghanistan said in a statement that the operations were conducted by Afghan ... [Published Fars News Agency - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

FARAKHABAR: 23 September 2014

Programmes - FaraKhabarWednesday, 24 September 2014 07:08 Written by TOLOnews.comDuring his farewell event with the cabinet at the Presidential Palace on Tuesday, President Hamid Karzai highlighted some of his major achievements and struggles throughout ... [Published Tolo News - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Taliban Shadow District Chief Shot Dead In Herat

Wednesday, September 24, 2014Kabul (BNA) A senior Taliban leader was shot dead along with three other Taliban fighters by unknown gunmen in western Herat province of Afghanistan.According to local security officials, Mullah Ghani Shah was shadow district ... [Published Bakhtar News Agency - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 2 reports

Karzai’s farewell speech: US didn’t want peace in Afghanistan

Afghanistan, China, Germany, History, Human rights, India, Iran, Japan, John Kerry, Military, Obama, Pakistan, Politics, Saudi Arabia, Security, Turkey, USA, Violence, WarOutgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai punctuated on Tuesday his tumultuous 13-year ... [Published Russia Today - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Afghanistan: UNAMA condemns deliberate killing of civilians in Farah province

Source: UN Assistance Mission in AfghanistanCountry: Afghanistan KABUL, 1 September 2014 - The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) strongly condemns the deliberate killing of 12 civilians in the western province of Farah. On 30 August, ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 4 reports

Why Ferguson Looks So Much Like Iraq

The photographs and videos of police trying to calm the rioting in Ferguson, Mo., look like a war zone. There’s the black-clad special-ops cops, backed by armored tactical vehicles that wouldn’t look out of place on a battlefield. The police are doing ... [Published TIME.com - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 3 reports

Herat police chief accuses Iran of ramping up attacks in western Afghanistan

The chief of police for Herat has accused Iran of supporting a network that is stepping up attacks in the western Afghan province. General Samiullah Qatrah said on Aug. 3 that Taliban fighters recently captured by security forces admitted that Iran ... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - Aug 04 2014]

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non-military forms of assistance: "To advance security, opportunity, and"
"Now the enemy's fake act has been exposed, and with full confidence, I can say that I am in my own country."
"Taliban militants after kidnapping four women from Farah city on Thursday shot them dead and abandoned their bodies in the outskirts of provincial capital Farah city where the people found their bodies on Friday" spokesman for Farah provincial government Jawad Afghan told Xinhua
"Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds ammunition" the statement added...

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How Afghanistan Can Kick Its Drug Habit [Published Foreign Policy Magazine - 25 mins ago]
Twitter gaffe exposes Taliban’s spokesman locat... [Published Afghanistan Times - Oct 21 2014]
Taliban kill three Afghan women accused of adul... [Published ENCA - Oct 18 2014]
Bodies Of Women Killed By Taliban Found In West... [Published Bernama - Oct 18 2014]
Taliban execute 4 women in W. Afghanistan: offi... [Published China.org.cn - Oct 18 2014]
Bodies of Four Women Found in Farah [Published Tolo News - Oct 18 2014]
Women Continue Facing Violence [Published Daily Outlook - Oct 18 2014]
Iron Sapper event honors one of fallen [Published Guidon - Oct 16 2014]
Editorial: Fighting polio a regional challenge [Published Afghanistan Times - Oct 16 2014]
25 Taliban Killed, 14 Injured in Afghan Clearin... [Published MENAFN - Oct 15 2014]
Finding Bergdahl - Part 4 [Published Vice Magazine US - Oct 02 2014]
Afghanistan: 20 Taliban Militants Killed During... [Published Fars News Agency - Oct 01 2014]
14 Killed In Afghan Attacks Ahead Of Presidenti... [Published Leadership - Sep 28 2014]
14 killed before Afghan inauguration [Published NEWS.com.au - Sep 28 2014]
14 killed before Afghan inauguration [Published MSN New Zealand - Sep 28 2014]
2014 Elections (52): The not yet officially ann... [Published Afghanistan Analysts Network » Category: Politi ... - Sep 27 2014]
Karzai’s Imperfect Perfect Legacy [Published Tolo News - Sep 27 2014]
Afghanistan: 86 Taliban Militants Killed in Cle... [Published Fars News Agency - Sep 24 2014]
Taliban Shadow District Chief Shot Dead In Herat [Published Bakhtar News Agency - Sep 24 2014]
FARAKHABAR: 23 September 2014 [Published Tolo News - Sep 24 2014]
New govt urged for transparency in recruitment ... [Published Afghanistan Times - Sep 23 2014]
Outgoing President Hamid Karzai takes parting s... [Published The Independent - Sep 23 2014]
Karzai’s farewell speech: US didn’t want peace ... [Published Russia Today - Sep 23 2014]
Afghanistan's Karzai takes one last swipe at U.S. [Published Toledoblade.com - Sep 23 2014]
Afghanistan: Afghanistan: Humanitarian Overview... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 23 2014]
MARSOC Marine killed in apparent insider attack... [Published Marine Corps Times - Sep 17 2014]
4 ISAF soldiers killed in suicide, green-on-blu... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - Sep 16 2014]
Afghanistan: UNAMA condemns deliberate killing ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 01 2014]
Conflicts claim more than 150 lives in Afghanis... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 01 2014]
Why Ferguson Looks So Much Like Iraq [Published TIME.com - Aug 14 2014]
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2014 Elections (52): The not yet officially ann... [Published Afghanistan Analysts Network » Category: Politi ... - Sep 27 2014]
After over five months, Afghanistan has finally an election result… kind of. In a remarkable step, the Independent Election Commission (IEC) announced the winner of the run-off on 21 September 2014, but did not release the results –apparently one of ...
Afghanistan: Afghanistan: Humanitarian Overview... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 23 2014]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Afghanistan Context: The province has the highest risk profiles in Afghanistan as a result of poor access to basic health services, restricted humanitarian access and exposure to ...
4 ISAF soldiers killed in suicide, green-on-blu... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - Sep 16 2014]
Four soldiers from the International Security Assistance Force were killed in two separate attacks - a suicide bombing in Kabul and an insider, or green-on-blue, incident in the east - today. The attack in Kabul was executed "by a suicide bomber in ...
Afghanistan: UNAMA condemns deliberate killing ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 01 2014]
Source: UN Assistance Mission in AfghanistanCountry: Afghanistan KABUL, 1 September 2014 - The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) strongly condemns the deliberate killing of 12 civilians in the western province of Farah. On 30 August, ...
Why Ferguson Looks So Much Like Iraq [Published TIME.com - Aug 14 2014]
The photographs and videos of police trying to calm the rioting in Ferguson, Mo., look like a war zone. There’s the black-clad special-ops cops, backed by armored tactical vehicles that wouldn’t look out of place on a battlefield. The police are doing ...
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