Spin Boldak

Type: City
Name: Spin Boldak
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Five ANA soldiers killed separately Three soldiers, eight armed opponents perish in Charkh

KABUL (AIP): Five Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed in various parts of the country.A defence ministry press release available with the Afghan Islamic Press (AIP) stated five ANA soldiers were killed in attacks of armed opponents and blasts ... [Published Frontier Post - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

7th CSC Soldiers redeploy from Operation Enduring Freedom

RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany – Twenty-eight Army Reserve Soldiers redeployed from missions supporting Operation Enduring Freedom across the Middle East to the warm hugs and embraces of family, friends and loved ones here Oct. 7.The Soldiers were from the ... [Published DVIDS - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Child among six injured in bomb blast

KANDAHAR (AIP): At least six persons were injured in an explosion in a boarding area of southern Kandahar province on Thursday, officials said.The explosion was caused by the detonation of an explosive rigged motorcycle, targeting a police vehicle, in ... [Published Frontier Post - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Target killings rise in Ghazni as another key official killed

GHAZNI (AIP): Target killing has increased in Ghazni province as the kidnapped chief investigation officer of Ghazni appellate attorney office was found officials said Thursday.Haji Zabto Khan, chief investigation officer, was seized by unknown gunmen ... [Published Frontier Post - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 6 reports

XINHUA - 1st LD Writhethru: Bicycle bomb wounds 6 Afghans in S. town

1st LD Writhethru: Bicycle bomb wounds 6 Afghans in S. townContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.KANDAHAR, Afghanistan, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- A bomb blast rocked the southern town of Spin Boldak in Taliban former stronghold Kandahar province 450 km south of Kabul ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Explosion Reported in Afghanistan Provinces

Kabul, September 25 (QNA) - Separate blasts have been reported in northern Faryab and southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan on Thursday.The explosion in northern Faryab province of Afghanistan has taken place in Maimana city, according to the Afghan ... [Published Qatar News Agency - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 3 reports

Bike Bomb Blast Kills 1, Injures 18 In Northern Afghanistan

MAIMANA (Afghanistan), Sept 25 (Bernama) -- A bomb explosion ripped through a bazaar in northern Afghan Faryab province on Thursday, killing one person and injuring 18 civilians.An explosive device planted on a bicycle by militants went off at 10:30 a.m. ... [Published Bernama - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 2 reports

FLASH: BOMB BLAST ROCKS SOUTHERN AFGHAN TOWN OF SPIN BOLDAK, CASUALTIES FEARED -- OFFICIAL

FLASH: BOMB BLAST ROCKS SOUTHERN AFGHAN TOWN OF SPIN BOLDAK, CASUALTIES FEARED -- OFFICIAL ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

How the Soviet-Afghan War Made the Taliban

Akbar Agha at his home in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photos courtesy First Draft PublishingIn a new book called I Am Akbar Agha,  the former Taliban insider recounts memories of jihad and the 1980s that forged the militant group's identity. What follows is the ... [Published VICE - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Elections 2014 (35): A delay, an audit and a change of tone

The Independent Electoral Commission’s delay of the preliminary results of the presidential run-off, from 2 to 7 July 2014, and its decision to audit almost 2000 polling stations that show possible signs of ballot stuffing, seems to have signalled a ... [Published Afghanistan Analysts Network » Category: Politi ... - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 1 reports

Elections 2014 (27): Snapshots from the provinces before the second round vote

How do Afghans feel about the second round of the presidential election ahead tomorrow, Saturday, 14 June? How do they perceive the security situation, the campaigning of the two contenders, the election authorities’ performance – and are they still ... [Published Afghanistan Analysts Network » Category: Politi ... - Jun 13 2014]
First reported Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 13 2014 - 1 reports

Elections 2014 (27): Snapshots from the provinces before the second round vote

How do Afghans feel about the second round of the presidential election ahead tomorrow, Saturday, 14 June? How do they perceive the security situation, the campaigning of the two contenders, the election authorities' performance – and are they still ... [Published Afghanistan Analysts Network » Category: Politi ... - Jun 13 2014]

Quotes

"Militants planted explosive device on a bicycle and detonated it by remote control against a passing police van injuring six passersby civilians including a child" Khapalwak told Xinhua
"Militants planted explosive device on a bicycle and detonated it next to a police vehicle parked in the bazaar of Maimana as a result one person was killed on the spot and 18 others, all civilians sustained injuries" deputy to provincial police chief Mohammad Naem Andarabi told Xinhua
"The blast occurred in a scrap market in Spin Boldak town at 1 p. m., leaving a father and his son dead and injuring another" Zia Durani, the spokesman, told Xinhua
"The presence of people with serious histories of human rights abuses in the government is not an accident or an oversight; it is the product of an intentional strategy by the US and other troop contributing nations of partnering with key power brokers, with no regard for these men’s histories of abuse or how they are perceived in their communities" she said

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Five ANA soldiers killed separately Three soldi... [Published Frontier Post - Oct 20 2014]
7th CSC Soldiers redeploy from Operation Enduri... [Published DVIDS - Oct 17 2014]
Target killings rise in Ghazni as another key o... [Published Frontier Post - Sep 26 2014]
Child among six injured in bomb blast [Published Frontier Post - Sep 26 2014]
XINHUA - 1st LD Writhethru: Bicycle bomb wounds... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 25 2014]
6 civilians wounded in Spin Boldak blast [Published Afghanistan Times - Sep 25 2014]
2 bicycle bombs kill 1, wound 24 in Afghanistan [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 25 2014]
Explosion Reported in Afghanistan Provinces [Published Qatar News Agency - Sep 25 2014]
Bike Bomb Blast Kills 1, Injures 18 In Northern... [Published Bernama - Sep 25 2014]
1 killed in Afghan bazaar blast [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 25 2014]
XINHUA - Urgent: Blast in Afghan southern town ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 25 2014]
1st LD Writethru: Bomb blast kills 1, wounds 18... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 25 2014]
1st LD Writhethru: Bicycle bomb wounds 6 Afghan... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 25 2014]
Blast in Afghan southern town wounds 6 [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 25 2014]
FLASH: BOMB BLAST ROCKS SOUTHERN AFGHAN TOWN OF... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 25 2014]
FLASH: BOMB BLAST ROCKS SOUTHERN AFGHAN TOWN OF... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 25 2014]
How the Soviet-Afghan War Made the Taliban [Published VICE - Sep 23 2014]
Elections 2014 (35): A delay, an audit and a ch... [Published Afghanistan Analysts Network » Category: Politi ... - Jul 03 2014]
Elections 2014 (27): Snapshots from the provinc... [Published Afghanistan Analysts Network » Category: Politi ... - Jun 13 2014]
Elections 2014 (27): Snapshots from the provinc... [Published Afghanistan Analysts Network » Category: Politi ... - Jun 13 2014]
Blast in Afghanistan kills two [Published Topnews.in - Mar 09 2014]
Anger at American general pictured with notorio... [Published Telegraph - Feb 23 2014]
US general criticised over photo-op with Afghan... [Published Telegraph - Feb 20 2014]
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The Independent Electoral Commission’s delay of the preliminary results of the presidential run-off, from 2 to 7 July 2014, and its decision to audit almost 2000 polling stations that show possible signs of ballot stuffing, seems to have signalled a ...
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How do Afghans feel about the second round of the presidential election ahead tomorrow, Saturday, 14 June? How do they perceive the security situation, the campaigning of the two contenders, the election authorities’ performance – and are they still ...
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