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Tuesday, 14 May 2013 12:27

16 Civilians Death And Injuries

 Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Kabul (BNA) In two explosions in Helmand province six civilians killed and ten others were wounded.
The first explosion occurred while a vehicle of civilians hit a planted roadside mine in Marga district high-ways this morning.
Shamim Ahmad Noorzai police spokesperson of Helmand said BNA, that in the incident three civilians killed and three others injured.
The second planted mine exploded in Garm-Saeer district that killed three and injured seven civilians.
Police spokesperson says, in the explosion three civilians killed and seven other wounded the women and children were also among the death and wounded people.
Local officials in Helmand provinces says that armed Taliban are mostly involved in planting mines which mostly cause casualties among civilians.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Kabul (BNA) Finance Minister Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal survived vote of no confidence as majority of lawmakers in the House of People voted in his favor yesterday.
The house in its session presided over by Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi had summoned Zakhilwal over leveling allegations against some lawmakers.
However, Zakhilwal in his speech categorically accused some legislators in involvement in smuggling liquor, flour and oil.
He also noted that the lawmaker Hamidzai Lalai of Kandahar recently wanted him to issue documents for the right steering vehicles which was                                                                                                                                                              illegal.
He also said that MP Lalai using his passport imported liquor via Kabul airport and also had threatened the staff at the airport.
Zakhilwal added that just a day before; Lalai threatened a staff of custom department via telephone.
He also accused lawmaker Hajji Zahir Qadir of Nangarhar, saying the company of Jabber Qadir and Qahar Qadir had imported 4385 truck loaded with flour over the past two years without paying the custom duty.
The presentation was accepted by the majority of the lawmakers and promoted them to vote in Zakhilwal’s favor to remain in office.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Mazar-e-Sharif (BNA) The repairing and gravelling work of 13 km road from Hairatan to Kaldar district was began in Balkh province yesterday.
BNA reporter reported from Mazar-e-Sharif, the road will be repaired and graveled from budget of public work ministry at the cost of 33,700,000 Afghanis.
According to another report, three potable water wells were came underutilization in compound of new university of Balkh province.
Engineer Atiqullah Khawasi administrative and financial deputy of rural rehabilitation and development ministry said, these wells have been excavated from budget of rural rehabilitation and development ministry at the cost of 1,300,000 Afghanis.
According to Khawasi, the wells with the depth of 120 meter will settle the problems of potable water in that university.
T. Suraya-Yarzada

Tuesday, 14 May 2013 08:27

Principle of A School Martyred

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Mazar-e-Sharif (BNA) Principle of a school in Yazhen village, Nahershahi district of Balkh province was martyred in attack by unknown men.
Zahir Panhan education head of Nahershahi district said BNA, Mohammad Hasan Saighani school principle of Yazhen village, Nahershahi district was martyred when he was going home with two staffs of a foreign organization.
According to Penhan, in the attack, a staff of the foreign organization was wounded and another succeeded to scape.
In charge police of Nahershai district said BNA, the staff office of this foreign organization are foreign citizens.
But so far, their nationalities are not identified.
T. Suraya-Yarzada

Tuesday May 14, 2013
Kabul (BNA) An exhibition on Art, Culture and Mughal Empire opened in the Queen Castle of Babir Garden here yesterday.
In his opening remarks the cultural deputy of the ministry for information and culture, Musadiq Khalili said that exhibition was opened in cooperation with Agha Khan Foundation, Norwegian Embassy, British Library and the ministry for information & culture, BNA reported.
Paintings and pictures displaying the achievements of Mughal Empire and living style of Mughal emperors put on display.
A number of Kabul-based diplomats, ambassadors, artists and cultural figures attended the exhibition.

Tuesday May 14, 2013
Kabul (BNA) The outgoing Indian ambassador to Afghanistan Gatam Makho Padya paid farewell meeting with President Hamid Karzai yesterday.
The Indian diplomat in the meeting which held in Presidential Palace, described Afghanistan as a great country, saying the peace is the urgent need of the people of Afghanistan.
In his remarks, the president lauded the efforts of the ambassador in enhancing bilateral relations between the two nations and wished more success for him.

Tuesday May 14, 2013
Kabul (BNA) The Afghan Government summoned Mr. Abulfazl Zohrevand, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran, to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to express its strong protest and objection against the killing and injuring of a number of unarmed Afghans who has entered into the territory of Iran to seek work and asked him to provide and explanation in this regard.
The Deputy Foreign Minister addressing the protest to the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran said, shooting at unarmed Afghan nationals who were going to Iran for seeking work is against religious, culture and good neighborliness values.
The Deputy Foreign Minister said that the border which is to be the border of peace, friendship and brotherhood must not turn into a killing place of unarmed Afghan workers.

Tuesday May 14, 2013
Kabul (BNA) A prayer ceremony was held yesterday for late Senator Sulaiman Yari by the National Assembly and the relatives of late Yari at the Eidgah congregational mosque.
The prayers ceremony was attended by President Hamid Karzai, Fazal Hadi Muslimyar chairman of Senate, Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi Chairman of House of People and Salahuddin Rabbani chairman of high peace council, Dr. Rangeen Dadfar Spanta Advisor of the National Security Council, some members of cabinet, administrative bodies and members of the National Assembly, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah leader of National Coalition, Mohammad Ishaq Aleko attorney general, Fazal Ahmad Manawi chairman of independent elections commission, Jehadi personalities, some government officials, chairman and members of the Senate secretariat, relatives of late Yari and they prayed to the soul of late Yari.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Kabul (BNA) President Hamid Karzai in a telephonic conversation with Asfandyar Wali Khan Chairman of Awami National Party and Sherpaw Chairman of Qaumi Watan Party said that winning or losing in election is an accepted principle and what is most important is that the Awami National platy under conditions that terrorist attacks were conducted on your offices, you did not submitted to the terrorism, did not retreat and this clearly indicates your party’s belief in democracy.
President Karzai added that despite the fact that the Awami National Party has sustained martyrs and sacrifices at the elections, but your party accepted the results of the elections and you proved that democracy overwhelms democracy indeed.
Asfandyar Wali Khan thanked President Karzai over his telephonic contact and wished prosperity for the Afghan nation.
Meanwhile, president Karzai in his telephonic contact with Aaftab Ahmad Khan Sherpaw congratulated him on his party’s success in attaining seats in the elections.
Aaftab Ahmad Khan thanked president Karzai and wished him good health and prosperity for Afghanistan.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Kabul (BNA) President Hamid Karzai in meeting with Ashton Carter the deputy US Defense Secretary emphasized on strengthening the country’s national air force. 
In the meeting also attended by defense minister and advisor on national security, matters relating to equipping national security forces, supporting air force, inking security pact with US and regional issues came under discussion. 
The president noted that security pact between Afghanistan and America is important for the peace and security in Afghanistan. 
Meantime, the US dignitary in the meeting expressed satisfaction over the capability of national army and progress in Afghanistan. 
The US official also emphasized for supporting Afghan air force and giving training to Afghan young pilots.