28 October 2020

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Tuesday October 27, 2020
Kabul (BNA) Over 13 Taliban fighters including a local key commander of them were killed during clashes with Afghan security forces in southern Helmand province last night.
The conflicts took place, while a group of Taliban militants have launched attack on Afghan security forces’ supplies convey in Nawa and NadAli districts of the province.
Press office of Maiwand army corps by releasing a statement reported, 13 anti-government militias including Mullah Rahmatullah a local top commander of the group were killed during the clashes.
Taliban said nothing about the incident so far.

Tuesday October 27, 2020
Kabul (BNA) Eight armed oppositions were killed during air attacks carried out by Afghan air forces in northern Faryab province last night.
Spokesperson of 209 Shaheen army corps told BNA reporter, the insurgents have been targeted by Afghan air forces in Kosa Qala region, Khwaja Sabz Posh district of the province.
Five more rebels were wounded, several vehicles and some heavy and light weapons belonged to the terrorists have been destroyed following the air attack, the source added.

Tuesday October 27, 2020
Kabul (BNA) President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani while accompanied by First VP Amrullah Saleh, NSA Hamdullah Mohib and Acting MoI Mohammad Massoud Andarabi visited the Afghan Air Forces (AAF) corps on Monday.
Condemning the recent terrorist attacks that killed numerous Kabul citizens and praying for their soul, the President said the entire Afghans share grieves and pains and that the commitment of the government was that to address the needs of the martyrs families.
Commending the country’s air force, the country President said: “You have the support of the government leadership and that the capacities, which were not in the past, are now available.” Addressing the forces, President Ghani said: “Your regular fight against enemy has caused them defeat in the battlefield.”
To conclude with, the President reassured the forces that they were conducting legal and Islamic war against the enemy.

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 06:54

MoI: Four Taliban Fighters Kill in Faryab

Tuesday October 27, 2020
Kabul (BNA) As many as four members of Taliban group were killed during clashes with Afghan security forces in northern Faryab province last night.
Tariq Arian spokesman for Ministry of Interior told BNA, the conflicts was happened after group of Taliban fighters stormed on Afghan security forces’ checkpoint in Garzewan district of the province, which faced with full resistance of Afghan security troops.
Four members of Taliban fighters were killed, three wounded, some military equipment and two motorcycles belonged to the rebels have been seized following the clashes, Arian added.
It has been said, a policeman was injured during the conflicts.


Tuesday October 27, 2020
Kabul (BNA) Nine commuters including several women lost their lives following traffic accident in northern Balkh province late on Monday.
Adel Shah Adel spokesperson of Balkh police chief told BNA reporter, the accident took place while a vehicle type of Corolla deviated from road and crashed with two other vehicles in Qala Qul Mohammad region, Mazar-e-Sharif city the provincial capital of the province.
Nine people including several women lost their lives and five more were wounded in the incident, Adel added.

Tuesday October 27, 2020
Kabul (BNA) Acting Foreign Minister Mohammad Haneef Atmar met with the UN Secretary General's Special Representative for Afghanistan, Ambassador Deborah Lyons on Monday.
At the outset, the Acting Foreign Minister thanked the United Nations for its assistance and cooperation over the past 19 years, as well as its support for the Afghan peace process.
The two sides discussed the Geneva Conference, to be held in November this year, specifically the plans for the conference as well as the present donor capacities and programs.
They also discussed the peace talks in Afghanistan, reduction of violence, the establishment of a comprehensive ceasefire and global and regional support and consensus for the talks.
In closing, the Acting Foreign Minister emphasized on the UN's positive and constructive role in building a regional and global consensus on the success of the peace talks and thanked the UN for its continued commitment and support to Afghanistan in various fields including that of peace talks.

Tuesday October 27, 2020
Kabul (BNA) At least three people lost their lives and 27 more were wounded following car bomb blast in eastern Khost province this morning.
Talib Mangal spokesman of Khost governor told BNA correspondent, first, a group of attackers exploded a vehicle packed with explosive material close to special police unit in Matoon city the provincial capital of the province, then the attackers shooting on Afghan security forces.
Tariq Aryan spokesman for ministry of interior told media, three people lost their lives and 27 more including several civilians were wounded following car bomb explosion.
No individual or group has commented regarding the car bomb attack so far.

Monday, 26 October 2020 11:49

Work Began on School Building in Paktia

Monday, October 26, 2020
Gardiz (BNA) Construction work on a school in Shah Kariz, Zurmat Paktia district began today.
Paktia's director of education Kochi Zazai told BNA that the school will be built in a mature and basic way at a cost of 19 million Afghanis from the Ministry of Education's development budget within 15 working months.
The school has six classrooms, two office rooms, a computer room, an electricity and water system and other essential accessories, he said.
He added that the construction of this school will solve the problems of a number of students.
T. Yarzada

Monday, 26 October 2020 11:48

Mine Blast Took the Lives of Civilians

Monday, October 26, 2020
Kandahar (BNA) Two civilians were lost their lives in explosion of a mine in Kandahar today.
Jalal Nasser Barakzai, spokesman for Kandahar police chief, told BNA that the blast took place this morning in Shawli Kot district martyring two civilians and wounding another.
Two weeks ago, a number of citizens lost their lives in a roadside bomb blast in Kandahar.
T. Yarzada

Monday, October 26, 2020
Pul-e-Khomri (BNA) Joint operation of security and defense forces in Khost Baghlan district started last night.
Ahmad Javed Besharat, spokesman for the Baghlan police chief, told BNA that the operation, which began last night in Takab-e-Dahanah, Khost district, has so far 15 villages, including Maulwi Ebadullah camp one of Taliban insurgent  who released from Pul-e-Charkhi prison, , has been captured by security and defense forces.
He added that Maulwi Ebadullah is not only a threat to Khost district, but also a major security threat to Jalga, Farang and Noor districts.
Ahmad Shakib Rostami, a resident of Khost Baghlan district, expressed satisfaction with the start of the clean-up operation in the district and called on government not to give the enemy a chance to disrupt security in Khost district again.
T. Yarzada

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