11 December 2018

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Saturday, 08 December 2018 06:16

President Ghani meets Spanish Defense Minister

Saturday, December 08, 2018

Kabul (BNA) President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani met with Spanish Defense Minister, Ms. Maria Margarita Robles Fernandez at Arg the other day, the Presidential Palace said in a statement.
Attended by Spanish ambassador in Kabul, both sides exchanged views on bolstering bilateral relations, joint fighting terrorism, peace process and reforms in security and defense entities, the statement added.
Thanking President Ghani, the Spanish Defense Minister said your speech in Geneva conference had a key and logic message for peace and the Spain government and people would support your efforts in this respect.
Stressing on women role in peace process, she said the government and people of Spain would stand by the people of Afghanistan.
Likewise, the president thanked that country’s assistances in different sections particularly in training of the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces at the framework of Resolute Support mission.  Pointing at reforms in security section and partaking of women and youth in this respect, the president said we were committed to maintain lasting peace in Afghanistan.

Saturday December 8, 2018

Kabul (BNA) US special envoy for Afghan peace Zalmay Khalilzad on Thursday called on President Ghani and Chief Executive (CE) Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, BNA reported.
The discussions entered on Khalilzad’s regional engagement and Afghan preparations for negotiations to reach a political settlement to the conflict, saying Khalilzad briefed the President on his tour of the eight nations to facilitate peace talks. Praising US and Khalilzad’s support of the peace in Afghanistan, the President said government has announced its delegation for peace talks during the Geneva Conference and was ready to hold direct negotiations. “Joint peace efforts would help us to reach durable and honorable peace in the country,” the President added.

Saturday December 8, 2018

Kabul (BNA) In a consultative meeting with leading traders on peace process in Afghanistan, President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has said peace can pave the way for great investment opportunities in Afghanistan and that eh reconciliation process could not be hidden from the public. According to BNA report, the meeting was attended by acting Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) Chairman Khan Jan Alokozay, Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chairwoman Manizha Wafiq, Chamber of Industry and Mine Chairman Sherbaz Kaminzada and an investor Zabihullah Ziarmal, who welcomed the President’s efforts about the peace process. The trader representatives said peace was a need which could pave the ground for investment and economic development. They stressed protection of traders and investors in the country and asked the President to focus more on attracting investments and they would support the government in this regard. President Ghani thanked the traders for sharing their views with him said, the peace process could not be kept secret from the public eyes. The government has announced the names of its peace negotiators and the consultative board tasked with collecting views from all segments of the society about peace, the President said. “Investors and the government are helpers of each other, we ought to work decisively for economic until 2024, so our country becomes an exporting nation,” the President said.

Saturday December 8, 2018

Kabul (BNA) As many 77 armed oppositions were killed and 52 others were wounded during joint military operations led by Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) within the last 24 hours across the country.
Ministry of national defense press office stated BNA, the operations have been conducted by support of Afghan air and artillery forces to ensure peace and stability and protect the lives and properties of people in insecure areas of Nangarhar, Kapisa, Paktika, Ghazni, Maidan/Wardak, Zabul, Urozgan, Ghor, Farah, Faryab, Samangan, Kunduz, Balkh and Helmand provinces.
Two vehicles belonged to terrorists have been destroyed during the military operations as well, the source added.

Saturday December 8, 2018

Herat City (BNA) At least 10 people including mayor of Kahsan district, Herat province lost their lives following traffic accident in Herat-Islam Qala highway yesterday.
According to BNA report, the incident took place while a car smashed with a bus in Rozanak region, Herat-Islam Qala highway.
Kahsan mayor, three engineers and six others have lost their lives due to the incident.
Traffic police started investigation regarding the incident.

Saturday, 08 December 2018 05:54

Asphalting Work of 12 Km Road Begun in Kunduz

Saturday December 8, 2018

Kunduz City (BNA) Asphalting work of 12 km road has started in Imam Sahib district, northern Kunduz province.
Mahbobullah Sayidi district governor of Imam Sahib during the inauguration ceremony of the road spoke about good governance, ensuring security, development, education and environmental problems of the district.
Mohammad Rahim Rahmati director of public work department in Kunduz during the ceremony told, the road will be asphalted with a sum of 600 million Afghani within the next 18 months.
Abdul Jabar Naimai governor of Kunduz demanded from people of the province to support any kind of development projects and pay attention in reconstruction and progress of the province.

Saturday December 8, 2018

Mahtarlam City (BNA) In the continuation of a military operation dozens rebels were killed and several villages have been cleared from existence of anti-government militias in eastern Laghman province.
The operation has started last week by participation of hundreds Afghan National Army and Afghan National Police personnel in relevant areas of Alishing-Dawlat Shah highway.
Press office of Sylab army corps by releasing a statement issued that, several villages have been cleared from being of armed oppositions in Alishing-Dawlat Shah highway.
Recently, 8 terrorists were killed and six more were wounded during the operation, the statement added.
Also within the last 3 days of the military operation more than 50 militants have been killed and wounded and dozens villages clean-up from existence of terrorists.
The military operation will be continued till the highway completely cleared from being of insurgents.

Saturday December 8, 2018

Jalalabad City (BNA) Over 10 anti-government militias were killed during attack of Afghan security forces in eastern Nangarhar province the night before last.
The insurgents while were involved on organizing a series of terrorists and destructive activities have been targeted and killed by Afghan security forces in vicinity of Khogyani district of the province.
Press office of Sylab army corps by releasing a statement issued that, 10 militants were killed following the attack.
The rebels were busy on organizing a series of terrorist activities that targeted and killed by Afghan security forces in Khogyani district, the statement added.
It has been said, Taliban hideout along with all military equipment have been destroyed during the attack as well.

Saturday December 8, 2018

Tarinkot City (BNA) As many as five armed oppositions were killed and three more were wounded after Afghan Air Forces target Taliban’s hideouts in southern Urozgan province.
The militants have been targeted and killed, while they were busy on organizing a series of terrorist and destructive activities in the province.
Five anti-government militias were killed and three other were wounded following attack, senior commander of Afghan National Army in the south of the country told BNA correspondent.
It has been said, a hideout of Taliban along with all military equipment have been demolished during the air attack.

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 11:07

Two New School Buildings Constructed in Bamyan

Wednesday December 5, 2018

Bamyan City (BNA) New buildings for two primary schools has been constructed in central Bamyan province.
According to BNA local correspondent report, Mohammad Ayoub Arwen director of Bamyan education department said, new buildings of Sarkank and Sharshari schools has been built with a cost of over 15 million Afghani funded from non-continent budget of education department of Bamyan and Sweden Committee in Yakawlang district of the province.
Mohammad Taher Zaher governor of Bamyan while appreciating efforts of education department of Bamyan and Yakawlang district also thanked from persons those offered their lands for schools.

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