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Thursday, 17 November 2011 08:00

Three Armed Taliban Detain In Paktia

Kabul (BNA) Security personnel arrested three suspects on charges of terroristic attacks in Paktia province last night.

Security officials said, these three persons were arrested during an operation from Osmani Khail area, Sayedkaram district of Paktia with a number of weapons.

Col. Sahat Gul Hotak spokesman of 203 Tander army unit told this news agency, the Afghan security forces and civilian had no casualties in this operation.

It is said that the arrested men which their names have not mentioned were involved in several terrorist attacks in Paktia province.

 Kabul (BNA) The Afghan security forces in several operations in some provinces of the country killed five armed Taliban and arrested nine others.

The Interior Affairs Ministry press office told BNA, the Afghan security forces carried out the operations in related areas of Khost, Helmand, Ghazni and Zabul province.

Five armed Taliban were killed and nine others arrested in these operations by the Afghan security forces, said the source.

It is said a number of weaponries and a quantity of narcotics were also seized by Afghan forces in these operations.

The seized materials included two Kalashnikovs, two PK machine guns, a grenade, 2 Kg of heroin, 30 Kg of hashish and 1 Kg of opium said the source.

Another report said, a woman along with eight pistols have been arrested by National police from entrance gate of Sang Newshta area, eight precinct of Kabul yesterday.

She wanted to carry the arms into the Kabul. The arms were skillfully placed in a corolla car and seized in a chick point, said the source.

 

Thursday, 17 November 2011 07:55

Two Rockets Land On Kabul City

 The Interior Affairs Ministry press office told this news agency, around 8:5 am this morning two rockets landed on the fourth precinct of Kabul from unknown direction.

One of the rockets landed behind the white mosque and the second one landed on Chara-i-Sarsabzi area said the source.

One civilian have been injured in this incident, the source added.

It is said police has started investigations in this regard.

Wednesday, 16 November 2011 12:50

One Martyred, Four Other Injured In Zabul

Qalat (BNA) Mine explosion have been martyred a person and injured four others in Zabul province last evening.

Mohammad Jan Rasoul Yar deputy governor of Zabul told Bakhtar News Agency, a Towan-Ace car was going from Qalat center of Zabul to Shahjoy district faced with a planted mine in Noorak area center of that city.

One person martyred and four others injured in this event, said the source.

The injured of this incident shifted to the civilian hospital of Qalat and the doctors called their health condition satisfactory.

Wednesday, 16 November 2011 12:33

Four Armed Oppositions Arrested In Logar

 Kabul (BNA) Four armed oppositions have been arrested in Logar province last night.

Col. Abdul Hotak commander of 203 Tander army division told this news agency, the Afghan National Army and coalition forces in a joint operation arrested four armed oppositions from Barak-i-Barak district of Logar province last night.

According to him, two Kalashnikovs, four sets of communication means, a machine gun, two pistols, and four laptop computers have been seized from the arrested men.

Wednesday, 16 November 2011 11:30

Nine Member Of A Family Killed In Panjsheer

 Kabul (BNA) Nine member of a family were killed in Panjsheer yesterday.

Hamid Roshan spokesman of Panjsheer governor told this news agency, this family wanted to build a retaining wall beside their house across a maintain in Khenj district.

Due to sliding a part of the maintain nine member of this family were killed.

He added, another member of this family have been injured in this incident.

Such incidents have been occurred in this district previously.

 

Wednesday, 16 November 2011 11:49

Afghanistan wants sovereignty 'today': Karzai

 

 

 
 KABUL(BNA) President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday told a major meeting of Afghan elders that his country wants its national sovereignty "today" as the gathering prepares to debate long-term ties with the US.

"We want our national sovereignty and we want it today," he said. "We want our relationship with America to be one of two independent countries."

 

 Kabul (BNA) The Traditional Loya Jirga inaugurated with the speech of president Karzai today, BNA reported.

According the report, around 2000 people’s representatives of different tribes of the country has participated in this Jirga.

President Karzai said, we inaugurate this Loya Jirga while Ustad Prof. Burhanudeen Rabbani Head of High Peace Council is not among us. He sacrificed his life on insuring peace.

President Karzai said, the agenda of this Jirga has two goals. One is signing the strategic cooperation treaty with America, Europe Union and Australia and the second is peace process.

 

Kabul (BNA) The authorities of the Afghan government say that the draft for signing of the strategic treaty with the US has not been finalized yet.

National Security Advisor Dr. Rangeen Dadfar Spanta delivered prisons to the government of Afghanistan, night searches by the international forces, peace talks with the armed opposition and good governance and economic issues still need further discussion.

Talking on the idea that organizing of Loya Jirgah has consultation essence, he said that tests incorporated in to the strategic treaty with the US are based on the national interests of Afghanistan.

At the end, Dr. Spanta and Jawed Ludeen answered the questions of the deputies.

Kabul (BIA) President Karzai chaired the plenary session of the Council of Ministers (CM) at the Presidential palace.

Initially the session heard a report on the result of President Karrzai’s recent visit and participation at the 17th meeting of leaders of SAARC member countries held in Maldives on the 10 and 11 of November 2011.

He thanked the Prime Minister of the Republic of Maldives for its warm reception and said that at this meeting issues pertaining to economic, ensuring of security in the region, hunger and joblessness and climate change impacts were discussed.

He noted that he addressed the meeting and noted better opportunities exist for renewal of commitments and cooperation in elimination of the challenges in the region.

He also mentioned the meetings that took place in Istanbul towards strengthening of regional cooperation as well as the recent strategic cooperation agreement signed with India covering economic, political and security spheres and called it as positive for this region.

The president informed the cabinet on the talks for signing of strategic treaty between Afghanistan and the US.

He noted that Afghanistan will share its viewpoints with the international community and the participants in the coming Second Bonn Conference for opening a new phase of cooperation between Afghanistan and the regional partners and neighboring nations of Afghanistan.

Sadeq Mudabar general director of administration affairs and secretariat of Council and head of the secretariat of the preparatory commission of Loya Jirgah provided information on the Loya Jirgah and said that considering the provision of article 65 of Constitution, the President has the authority to call Loya Jirgah for resolving the national and international problems and to seek the consultation of the Jirgah participants on the strategic treaty with the US and the process of peace talks.

He added that for better organizing of the Loya Jirgah with the cooperation of the related organs logistical and security measures have been adopted and it is expected that as per the program the Loya Jirgah will be held on its due date specified by the commission and will start its work.

He added that for the past two days the process of registration of the members of the Jirgah is being continued and after this necessary measures will be taken for creation of needed facilities for them.

President Karzai positively assessed the work of the preparatory commission for the traditional Loya Jirgah, called the agenda of the Loya Jirgah consultation on signing of strategic treaty between Afghanistan and the US, the process of peace in the country and wished the Loya Jirgah success in its mission.

The CM decided that Wednesday for holding of the Loya Jirgah declared as general holiday in Kabul.

The meeting ended with prayers for welfare of the countrymen and successful holding of the Loya Jirgah.