Government of Afghanistan

Type: Organization
Name: Government of Afghanistan
First reported 38 mins ago - Updated 38 mins ago - 1 reports

2 U.S. soldiers killed in Afghanistan

(CNN) -- Two U.S. Army soldiers were killed Thursday in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense said.Staff Sgt. Benjamin G. Prange, 30, of Hickman, Nebraska, and Pfc. Keith M. Williams, 19, of Visalia, California, were killed by an IED in Mirugol Kalay ... [Published WPTV TV Channel 5 - 38 mins ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Counting Fata

As the number of the internally displaced persons (IDPs) from North Waziristan registered upon reaching Bannu rose to nearly a million on July 15, the question that came first to one’s mind concerned the actual population of this troubled tribal regi ... [Published The News International - 11 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Governor asks Afghan govt to put own house in order

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtun-khwa Governor Sardar Mahtab Ahmad Khan has asked the Afghan government to focus its resources and energies on repatriation of Afghan refugees instead of tempting tribesmen from North Waziristan to stay in Afghanistan.He made the ... [Published The News International - 3 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

China assures Afghanistan of vibrant role in peace process

News Detail By Farhad NaibkhelKABUL: Beijing as a strategic partner of Kabul has vowed to support the Afghan-led peace process in order to lead Afghanistan towards stability and prosperity.China’s Special Envoy for Afghanistan, Sun Yuxi, said that China ... [Published Afghanistan Times - 6 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 5 reports

Afghan Taliban leader warns against pact with US

KABUL — Mullah Mohammad Omar, the Taliban’s reclusive leader, warned Friday that a bilateral security pact allowing thousands of US troops to stay in Afghanistan beyond the end of this year will mean more fighting.The Americans and NATO allies are winding ... [Published Boston Globe - 6 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

15 bus passengers executed in Afghanistan

Kabul, July 25At least 15 civilians, including three women and a child, were shot dead in western Afghanistan by suspected insurgents who ambushed the bus they were travelling in, an official said Friday.A group of armed men stopped the vehicle near the ... [Published ProKerala.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Taliban kill 15 after intercepting vans

KABUL: Taliban insurgents intercepted two minibuses travelling through central Afghanistan and killed at least 15 passengers overnight, officials said yesterday.“These indiscriminate killings by the Taliban are aimed at instilling fear in the people,” ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - 16 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Support for Social Media Must Continue

Keeping in view the importance of the social media, the first week of Saratan (23-29 July) of Afghan calendar is being marked as ‘social media week’ in Afghanistan for the third year. The main objective of this week is to elaborate the importance of ... [Published Daily Outlook - 8 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

NATIONAL - Militants’ countrywide communication network disrupted

LAHORE - On-the-run members of outlawed TTP and al-Qaeda have almost stopped communicating with each other through electronic means to avert interceptions by the intelligence agencies and they are now using sleeper cell couriers’ to contact one another, ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - 11 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Camp for IDPs infested with black scorpions

ISLAMABAD: They had left their homes to secure their life but are still unsafe. The lone camp set up by the Pakistani government for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) is infested with deadly black scorpions, an official said on Friday.Tariq Hayat, senior ... [Published The Gulf Today - 13 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Haqqani Network being targeted in operation: Pakistan

Islamabad, July 24 (IANS) Pakistan Thursday said the country's security forces are targeting all armed groups including the Haqqani Network in the ongoing major offensive in North Waziristan tribal region.The comments came a day after Afghan intelligence ... [Published Mangalorean - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 5 reports

Eight killed in Afghanistan market blast (Lead)

:At least eight civilians died and 28 were injured Thursday when a bomb planted on a motorcycle exploded in a market in northern Afghanistan, an official said. The bomb, activated by remote control, went off in the crowded market in Khwaja Ghar district ... [Published ProKerala.com - Jul 24 2014]

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Moreover, he said the present government was planning to ensure border management system at Torkham border with Afghanistan. "These are the preliminary recommendations, so it will take time but I am sure it will bring a new era of progress and development in this ever-neglected tribal areas" he concluded
"We believe the war in Afghanistan will come to an end when all foreign invaders pull out of Afghanistan and a holy Islamic and independent regime prevails here. Presence of limited number of troops under whatever title it may be will mean continuation of occupation and the war" he said in a message issued ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday that marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan
"We feel happy that Afghanistan has achieved the capability and financial resources to offer incentives to attract people from other countries to take refuge on its soil but we believe that instead of utilising these resources and capabilities on meddling in others affairs, it should be consumed on repatriation and rehabilitation of those suffering Afghans who are currently facing with enormous problems in other countries" he said
"I appeal to Afghan President Hamid Karzai to use his powers to pardon Faizullah Khan" Rashid said in a press conference in Islamabad. The spouse of the detained journalist and PFUJ President Afzal Butt were also present...

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Governor asks Afghan govt to put own house in o... [Published The News International - 3 hours ago]
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Afghan Taliban leader warns against pact with US [Published Boston Globe - 6 hours ago]
Support for Social Media Must Continue [Published Daily Outlook - 8 hours ago]
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NATIONAL - Militants’ countrywide communication... [Published The Nation Pakistan - 11 hours ago]
KP governor tells Kabul to focus on return of A... [Published The Nation Pakistan - 11 hours ago]
Afghan Taliban leader warns against pact with U.S. [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 11 hours ago]
Post-Karzai government: Daunting challenges lyi... [Published Afghanistan Times - 11 hours ago]
Afghan Taliban warns against US pact [Published Press tv - 12 hours ago]
Stop making offers to IDPs, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ... [Published Business Recorder - 13 hours ago]
Camp for IDPs infested with black scorpions [Published The Gulf Today - 13 hours ago]
Charity begins at home: Afghanistan urged to re... [Published The Express Tribune - 14 hours ago]
Afghan Taliban leader warns against pact with U... [Published DailyMe.Com - 16 hours ago]
Taliban kill 15 after intercepting vans [Published Qatar Peninsula - 16 hours ago]
Put your own house in order first [Published Pakistan Today - 18 hours ago]
Afghan Taliban leader warns against pact with US [Published Merced Sun-Star - 18 hours ago]
Pakistan asks Karzai to pardon jailed journalis... [Published PakTribune.com - 19 hours ago]
15 killed in Afghanistan bus attack [Published UPI - 21 hours ago]
The war and the panic [Published The Economist - 22 hours ago]
Afghan gunmen kill more than a dozen Shiite tra... [Published Washington Post - 23 hours ago]
Tajikistan, Pakistan to boost energy cooperation [Published Afghanistan News Center - 23 hours ago]
15 bus passengers executed in Afghanistan [Published ProKerala.com - Jul 25 2014]
Radio programme a beacon of hope for Afghans se... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 25 2014]
Pakistan urges Karzai to pardon jailed journalist [Published Pakistan Today - Jul 25 2014]
Inequality in education worst in S. Asia, Arab ... [Published Rappler - Jul 25 2014]
Afghan interpreter starts over in the U.S. [Published Seacoast Online - Jul 25 2014]
Who is dying in Afghanistan’s 1,000-plus drone ... [Published TBIJ - Jul 25 2014]
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Extensive Taliban Assault Challenges U.S. Milit... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 25 2014]
Sobering new details have emerged about a recent Taliban assault on a sensitive US facility at the Kabul air base. Fighting erupted in the pre-dawn hours of July 17th, after heavily armed insurgents penetrated the airfield’s outer defenses to strike ...
Afghanistan: Responding to displacement needs i... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 23 2014]
Source: Norwegian Refugee CouncilCountry: Afghanistan, Pakistan Elise Svarstad In recent weeks, the major military offensive against militants in North Waziristan, Pakistan, has forced over 100,000 people to flee their homes and seek shelter across ...
Afghanistan: Afghanistan Badghis Province: Dist... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 23 2014]
Source: World Bank, US Agency for International Development, Government of Afghanistan, Save the Children, Information Management and Mine Action ProgramsCountry: Afghanistan ...
Defence Related Parliamentary Answers – to 22nd... [Published Think Defence - Jul 23 2014]
Defence related Parliamentary Written Statements and Answers to Written Questions Air Force Nicholas Soames:  To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what the  (a)  rank and  (b)  length of service was of each RAF engineer (aerosystems) officer ...
Inside John Kerry’s Diplomatic Save in Afghanistan [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jul 18 2014]
As the sun went down over Kabul on Saturday, July 13, Afghanistan’s future hung in the balance. Accusations of fraud in the country’s recent presidential election had paralyzed the country’s politics and threatened to trigger a civil war that could destroy ...
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