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Sunday November 10, 2019

ASADABAD CITY (BNA) At least 10 fighters of Taliban group have been targeted and killed inside their hideouts by Afghan air forces in eastern Kunar province.
The rebels were busy on organizing a series of terrorist and destructive activities that targeted by Afghan air troops in Souki district of the province.
Top commander of Afghan national army in the east of the country told BNA correspondent, 10 members of Taliban group including their four local commanders were killed following the air attack
Several terrorist hideouts along with all military equipment have been demolished following the air raid.

Sunday, 10 November 2019 09:31

Taliban Rebels Killed in Baghlan Air Raids

Sunday, November 10, 2019
Qala-e-Naw (BNA) Nine Taliban rebels were killed in air raids in Baghlan province yesterday.
Hadi Jamal press in charge of Pamir 217 army corps told BNA, the Taliban were killed in air raids of Afghan security troops in some regions of Nahreen District.
Five other rebels were also injured and several strongholds of them were destroyed, he added.
It is said that three other rebels’ were also killed in commando forces operation in Baghlan province yesterday.
T. Yarzada

Sunday, November 10, 2019
Jalalabad (BNA) Twenty-one insurgents affiliated to Taliban and ISIS group were killed in air and ground strikes of Afghan security forces in Nangarhar province.
The fighters were suppressed last night and this morning in parts of Shirzad, Khogyani and Achen Districts.
ANA senior commander in Selab army corps in east of the country told BNA, four Pakistani fighters were also among the dead.
According to another report, police of Nangarhar province discovered ten mines from busy roads of the province and prevented from a series of deadly explosions.
Security officials of the province blamed Taliban for the failed mine planting.
T. Yarzada

Sunday November 10, 2019

Kabul (BNA) President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani addressing a ceremony celebrating the Milad al-Nabi here at the presidential palace, said it was important for everyone to seek the path of the holy prophet of Islam for peace and prosperity of the country.
The meeting was attended by religious scholars and top government officials. Meanwhile construction works of 377 mosques in cities and districts of the country was also inaugurated during the ceremony, a statement from the presidential palace said yesterday.
The president greeted the nation and the Muslims around the world on the auspicious occasion of Milad al-Nabi and prayed for the soul of the Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him).
“We are exploring peace since decades, but to reach it, we need to follow the instructions and teachings of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH),” the president said, adding the holy prophet was trying hard to strengthen brotherhood, and the Holy Quran has pointed out to one of his duties which was to save the humanity from enmity and hatred.
The President went on saying the Prophet Muhammad did not wait to see that the dispute sides come and make peace among them, but he was going there and encouraging all his followers to do so.
“We have been closed to peace than any time and the government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan’s main priority is to put end to the ongoing war. Therefore, to make peace success, it is needed to go ahead in line with holy religion of Islam and Prophet Muhammad’s (PBUH) teachings and instructions,” the president added, saying it is of immense important to study prophet’s hadith so that to be well-aware of the peace process and strengthen the believes that peace is the right path and war is the wrong one.
President Ghani went on saying that justice was crucial to have lasting peace in the country, adding Islam was emphasizing on justice and the Prophet Muhammad’s (PBUH) righteous life was a clear example to everyone.
“Thanks to the teachings of the Prophet (PBUH) that great thinkers, poets, mystics and scholars of the recent centuries have emphasized justice in their books and works and have called justice the basis for social life, peace and stability,” the president noted.
The President said the doors to justice and lasting peace would be closed if there would be no equality among Afghans, if Afghans could not exercise their rights in forming of their own government and if the three forces of the country fail to consider equality while enforcing laws.
According to the president, the big revolution occurred when Islam emerged and Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) encouraged agriculture, trade and other economic activities.
The president also said that historians believe that all foundation of Islamic civilization was laid down at the time of the holy religions’ messenger, and continued for centuries.
“Construction of hospitals, bridges, water dams, factories, asphalting roads, providing electricity and job opportunities are the means for achieving Halal and is also based on Prophet Muhammad’s teachings and instructions which paves the way for a civilized and peaceful life,” the president told the gathering.
Concluding his remarks, the president said it was important for the people to act based on Islamic instructions to have a peaceful, civilized and happy life.
Meanwhile Abdul Rahman Attash, deputy to National Development Operations and Support Office of the Presidential Palace said 377 mosques would be constructed in cities and districts of the country and the projects were approved by the National Procurement Commission in October of the ongoing year.
He said the projects would be started from Shinwari district of Nangarhar province and each of the project would take 12 months to be completed.

Sunday November 10, 2019
Kabul (BNA) Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah in a ceremony held on the occasion of commemoration of Milad ul Nabi or the birth anniversary of Prophet of Islam Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) congratulated the auspicious day to all Muslims in particular the Muslims and people of Afghanistan.
In the ceremony held yesterday in Sapidar Palace with participation of religious ulamas, political figures, members of cabinet and representatives of national assembly, the country’s chief executive said that holding such gathering could provide an opportunity to today’s generation to know that Prophet of Islam was against violence, insecurity, poverty and injustice as continued in our country.
“Peace is a clear message of Islam and tradition of Prophet of Islam; therefore, reflecting the voice of peace to the people is a big responsibility in our region. If we practiced and decided what Prophet of Islam said regarding peace, undoubtedly the situation would be much better,” chief executive said. He added that nothing has been done to change the situation unfortunately.
In the ceremony, religious scholars also spoke and said that Prophet of Islam fought against injustice, prejudice and violence and founded the society the base of which was social justice. Pointing to current situation of the country, religious ulamas asserted that the ongoing war in the country and misusing the national resources for the benefit of particular groups were against the tradition of Islam and Islamic teachings, stressing on maintaining peace in the country. They complimented the Prophet of Islam as trustworthy and honesty personality, saying that the book he delivered to the humanity was comprehensive. They added that they would cooperate and stand beside the government for maintaining peace in the country.

Sunday, November 10, 2019
Pul-e-Khomri (BNA) Three armed militants were killed in commando forces operation in Baghlan province yesterday.
Abdul Ghafar Nooristani press in charge of Khas operation army corps told BNA, the Taliban were killed in commando forces operation in Bekzad village, Baghlan Markazi District.
Two other insurgents have been wounded and several villages of the mentioned district were cleared from insurgents, numerous of heavy and light weapons were seized, Nooristani added.
T. Yarzada

Sunday, November 10, 2019
Kabul (BNA) Based on Union of money exchangers in Sari Shahzada, Kabul city, the exchange rate of Afghani as a follow:
One Dollar                                                         78/20        Afs
One Pound Sterling                                            99/20       Afs
One Euro                                                            86/10       Afs
One Emirate’s Dirham                                       21/25       Afs
One Thousand Pakistani Rupees                           496       Afs
One Thousand Indian Rupees                              1100       Afs
One Thousand Iranian Rupees                            06/95       Afs

Sunday, November 10, 2019
Kabul (BNA)  Acting Minister of Information and Culture, Hasina Safi, has greeted the Muslims around the globe, in particular the Mulsim nation of Afghanistan, on the advent of Milad al-Nabi or birthday of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), a statement from the ministry said yesterday.
Milad al-Nabi has been considered as one of the most blessed days in history of Islam, as the holy religion’s beloved messenger.
Muhammad ((PBUH) came to this world to save the humanity from aberration the minister added as quoted in the statement.
“I ask from the court of the Almighty Allah to consider our actions in line with Islamic principles and teaching of the holy prophet of Islam.
I do also hope that our country be save from all the calamities and pests with the blessing of Milad al-Nabi and everyone could help guide the country towards peace and prosperity” Minister Safi said.

Sunday, 10 November 2019 09:27

Car Bomb Blast Kills, Injured Five Policemen

Sunday November 10, 2019
KANDAHAR CITY (BNA) A policeman was martyred and four others were wounded following a car bomb explosion in southern Kandahar province yesterday.
Bahir Ahmadi spokesman of Kandahar governor told BNA local correspondent, Taliban fighters exploded a vehicle packed with explosive materials close to a military base in Shah Wali Koot district of Kandahar, then several attackers wanted to enter the base that faced with full resistance of Afghan security forces.
A policeman was martyred and four more were wounded following the blast, Ahmadi added.
Taliban fighters also sustained losses, but the exact number is not clear yet, Ahmadi concluded.

Sunday November 10, 2019
Kabul (BNA) At least 19 members of Taliban terrorist group were killed during joint military operations conducted by Afghan security forces in different parts of Ghazni, Maidan/Wardak and Paktia provinces.
203 Tandar army corps by releasing a statement issued that the military operations have conducted to annihilate armed oppositions and ensure peace and stability in Sayed Abad and Chak districts, Maidan/Wardak, Kalaghch region, Ghazni city and insecure areas of Paktia province, as a result 19 anti-government militias were killed and three others were wounded.

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