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Wednesday,  October 3, 2012
Mehtarlam (BNA) Due to air attack of NATO forces in Laghman province, 4 armed Taliban including a commander of them were killed. 
Sarhadi Zhwak spokesman of Laghman governor said to BNA, this operation carried out in Shamkast area, Alishing district by combined forces, in which Rohullah with his 3 colleagues were killed. 
According to the source, Commander Roihullah was one of the senior commanders of Taliban in Alishing district and committed most destructive and suicide attacks in that province. 
In this operation the security forces and civilians had no casualties. 

Thursday, 04 October 2012 11:57

4 Local Commanders Of Taliban Detained

Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Kabul (BNA) Four local commander of Taliban were detained in combined operations. 
These commanders were arrested from the outskirts of Kandahar, Ghazni, Logar and Herat provinces. 
BNA quoting from NATO press statement, these commanders organized tens of terrorist attacks on Afghan and foreign soldiers. 
It is said that during the operations, a number of rebels killed and arrested as well. 
This statement added tens of arms of rebels and hundreds kg of explosive materials and narcotic were seized during the operations. 

Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Kabul (BNA) Dr. Sayed Makhdoom Raheen Minister of Information and culture, addressing the literary gathering entitled” night of poem and memory” organized in honor of the high position of Shahed Prof. Burhanuddin Rabani and the peace week and national unity said that Ustad left behind a bright way.
The gathering was by some members of the National Assembly, lecturers of the university, deputy ministers of some ministers of some ministries, poets, writers from the center and province, Dr. Raheen said that Ustad believes in his path and worked so much in different eras that he could attract many followers who praised his perceptions.
The poets read out their poems on the struggle and cultural life of Ustad Rabani.
Sayed Habib Shah Lecturer of the Kabul University talked on the personality of Ustad and his activities and Wasel Noor Muhmand deputy Minister of Labor, Social Affairs, Martyrs and Disabled recalled some memories of Ustad while he was meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia and President of Senegal.
Salahuddin Rabbani chairman of the high peace council while appreciating the government over marking the peace week and the first anniversary of Shahed Ustad Burhanuddin Rabbani former chairman of the high peace council said that the pious people of Afghanistan marked the activities and achievements of Ustad who laid his life on the path of ensuring peace and freedom.
At the end letters of merits were distributed by Salahuddin Rabbani, Deen Mohammad Rashedi deputy minister for publication of ministry of information and culture and Ahmad Wali Masoud to some of the personalities and the media men.

Thursday, 04 October 2012 11:43

Justice Minister Visits Sar-i-Pul

Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Kabul (BNA) Minister for Justice Habibullah Ghalib paid a visit to Sar-i-Pul province yesterday.
Accompanied by officials from attorney General Office and directorate to counter corruption, the minister in meeting with local officials besides listening to the problems had instructed concerned bodies to solve the problems of provincial administrations.

Thursday, 04 October 2012 11:42

91% of Targeted Tasks Completed

Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Kabul (BNA) Najib Amin deputy head of regulation and assessment of administration affairs secretariat of the Council of Ministers told the press that the two month time given for implementation of decree No 45 of the president is complete and the assigned departments were able to achieve 30 instances to tasks. These include:
-Naming of localities and Kabul streets
-Enlisting the government land usurpers and the amount of land usurped.
-Categorizing of authorities for addressing the criminal files,
-Mechanism of tests for civil service officials,
  -The list of those irresponsible people extracting mines.
Provincial visits by cabinet members starting from second half of Sunbula till the start of Mizan 1391 a total of 29 trips were carried out.
Amin Najib added that the tasks of the third month were 47 instances of which 31 department were compelled to achieve them.
He added that on the basis of the decree 45 this department was assigned to supervise the implementation of the provision of the decree and orders of the president during the five years (1385-1390) and report to the presidential office.
Our findings indicate that during this period 10544 tasks were given by these decree and orders to various departments and 91% of them were achieved.
He also mentioned the tasks assigned by the plenary session of the Council of Ministers on the tenth of Mizan in respect to development projects including that of Kabul Municipality to be supervised by the ministry of economy and supervision of highways by the ministry of public works, assessment of water supply possibilities for Kabul City and New Kabul City to the Urban development Ministry and elimination of the similar structure were given to the ministries of economy and finance.

Thursday, 04 October 2012 11:39

Private Education Institutes Hold Workshop

Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Kabul (BNA) Eleven private education institutes in conjunction with the higher education ministry held workshop with the objective to improve education quality.
In his speech, the minister for higher education Dr. Obidullah Obid stated the planning for the improvement of the education system in government universities has yielded the desired outcome and the program would be implementing in the private education institutes.
In his speech Mohammad Usman Babiri the deputy to the higher education ministry stressed for reviewing the teaching quality in the private education institutes, saying with having higher education the country can achieve progress.
According to another report, Dr. Obid laid the foundation stone of Nursing Faculty here yesterday.
The project at a cost of 1.6 million US dollars funded by the ministry for higher education would be completed within year.
Professor Shirin Aqa Zarif the rector of medical faculty said in his speech at the ceremony.

Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Kabul (BNA) The deputy to secretary of defense of Britain during visit to Afghanistan yesterday and holding meeting with deputy to defense ministry Anayatullah Nazari exchanged views on giving training and equipping the national army, press department of national defense ministry said.
In the meeting, the deputy defense ministry Anayatullah Nazari noted that the national army is capable enough to assume security charge of the country.
However, he called for the political and logistic support of the international community.
For his part, the British dignitary Jonathan Thomson assured his government’s continued support beyond 2014 to Afghanistan.

Thursday, 04 October 2012 11:10

House of People Commissions Meet

Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Kabul (BNA) The commissions of the House of People met and discussed issues of their agendas.
At the commission on international affairs the meeting strongly condemned the recent assertions of the commander of the Iranian Passdaran saying that in case of Israeli attack on Iran they will attack the US bases in Afghanistan. 
The commission also discussed probable signing of strategic treaty between Afghanistan and Pakistan.
They said that Pakistan should stop rocket attacks on the eastern regions of Afghanistan, stop supporting the terrorists and they asked the minister of foreign affairs to respond to the questions of the commission members.
In the commission for domestic affairs, consolidation of borders, national security and local administration security situation in the country was discussed especially the recent insecurity and suicide attacks in Khost and Nangharhar provinces.
The deputies also discussed the issue of merger of the Independent Local Organs Department to the Ministry of Interior as has been proposed by Mohammad Nawab Mangal.
Some of the deputies considered this proposal as effective.

Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Kabul (BNA) A message has been dispatched on behalf of President Hamid Karzai addressed to the President of Brazil congratulating him on the national day of that country. 
The message reads in part: 
Representing the people of Afghanistan I want to convey my sincerest felicitations on the national day of Brazil to you and through you to the friendly people of your country.
The people of Afghanistan are happy over their friendly ties between Afghanistan and Brazil and wish its further strengthening in different spheres.