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Wednesday October 17, 2018

Lashkargah City (BNA) Abdul Jabar Qahraman candidate for parliamentary election lost his life following an explosion in southern Helmand province today.
The blast took place inside office of Abdul Jabar Qahraman during election campaign in Lashkargah city the provincial capital of the Helmand, in which seven others were wounded.
According to reports, a bomb placed under the chair of Abdul Jabar Qahraman.
Mohammad Zaman Hamdard spokesman of police in Helmand told BNA correspondent, Abdul Jabar Qahraman was martyred and his seven supporters were wounded following the explosion.
Abdul Jabar Qahraman had worked as deputy for ministry of national defense, ex-member of Wolesi Jirga and was special representative of President in military affairs.

Wednesday October 17, 2018
Ghazni City (BNA) As many as 20 terrorists including four suicide attackers were killed following air raid led by Coalition Forces in central Ghazni province.
BNA quoting from ministry of defense statement reported, the air attack conducted in vicinity of Chori Kali region, Aab Band district of the province, in which 20 terrorists including 4 suicide attackers were killed and seven others were wounded.
It is mentionable that some heavy and light weapons and two vehicles belonged to the terrorists have been destroyed during the attack.

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 06:49

Five Militants Killed, 12 Injured in Daikundi

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Daikundi (BNA) Five Taliban militants were killed in Daikundi province last night.
Ghulam Sakhi Ghafoori police chief of Daikundi province told BNA correspondent, the militants were killed while they attacked on Kojran district police checkpoints.
He added, five militants were killed and 12 others have been injured in the attack.
T. Yarzada

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 06:48

36 Armed Oppositions Killed Across The Country

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Kabul (BNA) 36 armed oppositions were killed in various parts of the country by defense and national forces.
According to national defense ministry press office to BNA, the security and defense forces carried out 11 clearing operations in various parts of the country killed 36 armed oppositions, and wounded 18 others.
The operations were launched in Nooristan, Laghman, Ghazni, Kandahar, Herat, Kunduz, Balkh, Helmand, Nimroz provinces and Sorrobi district, Kabul province.
Two strongholds of the insurgents were also destroyed in the operations.
T. Yarzada

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 06:47

Taliban Killed in Urozgan Battle

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Trenkot (BNA) Six armed Taliban were killed in Urozgan province by security officials late last night.
The militants were targeted in suburb of Trenkot city while wanted to storm on a convoy of security forces.
Security source of Urozgan province told BNA, the insurgents wanted to place a mine on main road of Trenkot city, were shelling by security forces.
It is said that no harm and losses incurred to security troops and civilians in the clash.
T. Yarzada

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Mehtarlam (BNA) Seven Taliban insurgents were killed in recent conflicts of security troops in Laghman province last night.
The insurgents were suppressed in Mehralam highway while terrorist and destructive activities.
Police senior commander in east of the country told BNA seven insurgents were killed in the conflicts.
It is said that no harm and casualties suffered to security troops and civilians in the clashes.
Another report says, security officials have detained 14 people on charges of crimes.
The militants were involved in killing, rubbery and smuggling narcotic drug during clearing operations of security forces from various parts of that province.
T. Yarzada

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 06:44

Bomb Blast Kills 4 Civilians in Helmand

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Kabul (BNA) At least four civilians were killed when their car hit a roadside bomb in Helmand province on Tuesday, officials said.
Two more civilians were wounded in the blast which happened at Fazluddin square in Nawa district, the provincial governor’s office said in a statement.
The statement suggested that the bomb had been placed by the Taliban.  The group has yet to make comment.
The violence comes nearly a week after the United Nations said that civilian deaths in Afghanistan conflict increased by five percent in the first nine months of 2018 as compared to the same period last year.
Based on a report by the world body, as many as 2,798 civilians were killed while 5,252 more were injured in the conflict.
Nearly half of all civilian casualties were caused by bombs, according to the report.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Kabul (BNA) The Shaheen Asmayee football team defeated De Spinghar Bazan football 3-1 during the 9th group match of Afghanistan Football Premier League (Afghan Premier League) to qualify to the semifinals of the tournament.
The first half of the game ended 0-0 as both Shaheen Asmayee and De Spinghar Bazan teams could not score any goal.
However, it was Shaheen-Asmayee’s Hedayatullah Qureshi who managed to score the first goal during the 59 minutes of the second half.
In response, the De Spinghar Bazan’s Hedayatullah Qureshi leveled the game by scoring a goal for his team during the 74th minute of the game.
The Shaheen Asmayee’s Anwar Akbari scored the second goal for his team during the final minutes of the game with a penalty while Hashmatullah Barekzai scored the third goal for Shaheen Asmayee in the last minute of the game.  De Spinghar Bazan’s Hedayatullah Qureshi was elected as the player of the match.

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 06:41

23 Drug Traffickers Arrested in The Country

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Kabul (BNA) The Afghan police have arrested 23 drug traffickers over the past seven days, the latest efforts in the fight against narcotics, authorities said Tuesday.
They were picked up on suspicion of transportation of drugs and narcotics from Kabul, Nangarhar, Herat, Parwan, Jawzjan and Kandahar provinces,” the Counter0Narcotics Criminal Justice Task Force of Afghanistan said in a statement.
According Xinhua news agency, the statement said the cases were handed over to the Central Narcotics Tribunal, a special Afghan court for jurisdiction of major drug cases for further investigation.
The police seized different types of narcotic drugs, 19 mobile phones and seven vehicles from the traffickers.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Kabul (BNA) At the beginning of Afghan Red Crescent Society (ARCS) Week, Second Vice President, Sarwar Danesh stressed that the government and Independent Elections Commission (IEC) are fully ready to hold transparent and fair elections, Bakhtar News Agency (BNA) reported on Tuesday.
According to the agency, he asked the countrymen to participate in election process.
VP Danesh appreciated ARCS acting head and secretary general and the entity’s activist, Red Cross Independent Federation that have cooperated and aided the natural incident and war affected people, BNA added.
He said Red Crescent Week was an opportunity to pay heed and address those affected by natural disaster and war.
He added over the last few months, a number of people have made much effort in domestic and foreign media to disappoint our people, but as they have witnessed much experiences, they continued their way knowingly and disappointed the opponents.
ARCS secretary general, Dr. Nilab Mubarez, cabinet members, government high ranking officials, ICRC head in Afghanistan, embassies and international organizations’ representatives and some media-staff were present in the ceremony.  It is merit to mention that Afghan Red Crescent Society has been founded 90 years ago during a general session held in Kabul’s Bagh-e-Omoumi named “National Relief Session”.  But in 1313, it has officially been named as Red Crescent.  Then, on Mizan 20 of 1330, it has been named as Afghan Red Crescent Society.  ARCS national population objectives and structures have been approved within ARCS affairs law in 1395.

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