Security Bakhtar News Agency is the official state news agency of the Afghan government, based in Kabul. The agency is a major source of news for all media in Afghanistan, gathering domestic and international news and providing information to outlets. http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:10:07 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb 27 ISIS Loyalists Killed In Nangarhar Latest Strikes http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32888-27-isis-loyalists-killed-in-nangarhar-latest-strikes.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32888-27-isis-loyalists-killed-in-nangarhar-latest-strikes.html 27 ISIS Loyalists Killed In Nangarhar Latest Strikes

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Jalalabad (BNA) 27 ISIS fighters were killed in recent raids of security forces in east of the country last night.
The fighters were targeted by air and ground raids of security forces in parts of Nangarhar province.
Commander of Selab army corps in east of the country told BNA, the fighters were killed in their strongholds in Batikot, Raodat, Dehbala, Doorbaba Districts.
According to reports, several strongholds with all war equipment have been destroyed.
Another report says the security forces of Nangarhar province discovered and neutralized four mines from busy roads of the province and prevented from deadly events.
No one has been detained in connection of the case.
T. Yarzada
 

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Security Sat, 21 Apr 2018 08:00:12 +0000
Poopy Fields Destroyed In Nangarhar http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32887-poopy-fields-destroyed-in-nangarhar.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32887-poopy-fields-destroyed-in-nangarhar.html Poopy Fields Destroyed In Nangarhar

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Jalalabad (BNA) Large Number of poppy fields were destroyed in Nangarhar province.
The farms were located in Batikot, Sourkhroad, Khogyani and Rodat District.
Ataullah Khogyani spokesman for Nangarhar governor told BNA, during the 24 hours 350 acres of poopy farms have been demolished in that province.
According to local officials, the destruction of the farms will be continued in that province.
T. Yarzada
 

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Security Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:33:46 +0000
Rocket Attack On Voter Registration Center; Policeman Martyred http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32886-rocket-attack-on-voter-registration-center-policeman-martyred.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32886-rocket-attack-on-voter-registration-center-policeman-martyred.html Rocket Attack On Voter Registration Center; Policeman Martyred

Saturday April 21, 2018

Qala-e-Naw City (BNA) A policeman was martyred when a rocket shell hit on a voter registration center in Qala-e-Naw city the provincial capital of Badghis province yesterday.
Abdul Raowf Tajj police chief of Badghis told BNA reporter, a policeman was martyred in the rocket attack, but disturb didn’t caused in the voter registration center.
Employees of the voter registration centers didn’t harmed following the rocket attack, Tajj added.
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Security Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:32:20 +0000
21 Rebels Killed When They Stormed On Security Checkpoints http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32885-21-rebels-killed-when-they-stormed-on-security-checkpoints.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32885-21-rebels-killed-when-they-stormed-on-security-checkpoints.html 21 Rebels Killed When They Stormed On Security Checkpoints

Saturday April 21, 2018

Maimana City (BNA) At least 21 armed oppositions were killed when they stormed on a security checkpoint in northern Faryab province.
Abdul Karim Yurosh spokesman of police chief in Faryab told BNA correspondent, the militants have died, while they carried out massive attacks on local police and Afghan National Police’s security shells in Qurish region, Dawlat Abad district and center of Ghormach district of the province.
Amrullah a top commander of Taliban militants was among the dead in Ghormach district, Yurosh added.
In addition, 9 others anti-government militias were injured and others terrorists fled from the areas by reaching Afghan reinforcement troops, Yurosh underlined.
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Security Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:30:15 +0000
Two Guards of Voter Registration Center Martyred By Gunmen http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32884-two-guards-of-voter-registration-center-martyred-by-gunmen.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32884-two-guards-of-voter-registration-center-martyred-by-gunmen.html Two Guards of Voter Registration Center Martyred By Gunmen

Saturday April 21, 2018

Jalalabad City (BNA) Two guards of a voter registration center have been martyred by unknown gunmen in eastern Nangarhar province the night before last.
According to BNA report, security officials in Nangarhar province said that two guards (policemen) who had responsibility for ensuring security in a voter registration center were martyred by unidentified gunmen who riding motorcycle in Abdulhaq Mena region, 5th security precinct of Jalalabad city the provincial capital of the province.
The unknown gunmen succeeded to flee from the area and also took weapons of the guards.
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Security Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:27:56 +0000
Ghor IEC Employees Released http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32880-ghor-iec-employees-released.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32880-ghor-iec-employees-released.html Ghor IEC Employees Released

Saturday, April 21, 1018

Ferozkoh (BNA) The abducted employees of Ghor’s Independent Election Commission (IEC) released the other day, BNA reported.
Police headquarters of Ghor spokesman Mohammad Eqbal Nezami told BNA, three employees of IEC with two policemen were abducted by armed Taliban few days ago from Allah Yar village, in which released again as efforts of officials and elders of the province.
 

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Security Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:15:37 +0000
21 Armed Oppositions Killed Across The Country http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32876-21-armed-oppositions-killed-across-the-country.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32876-21-armed-oppositions-killed-across-the-country.html 21 Armed Oppositions Killed Across The Country

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Kabul (BNA) 21 armed insurgents killed in Security and defense forces clearing operations across the country.
National defense ministry press office told BNA, during the last 24 hours, the security and defense forces launching joint clearing operations in various parts of the country, killed 21 armed insurgents including a local commander of Taliban, wounded 20 and detained 15 suspects.
The operations were launched in Nangarhar, Kapisa, Khost, Logar, Paktia, Urozgan, Faryab, Balkh, and Helmand provinces.
17 motorcycles and numerous of heavy and light weapons were also seized in the operations.
T. Yarzada
 

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Security Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:05:40 +0000
Mine Blast Claimed The Lives of Five Civilians http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32875-mine-blast-claimed-the-lives-of-five-civilians.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32875-mine-blast-claimed-the-lives-of-five-civilians.html Mine Blast Claimed The Lives of Five Civilians

Jalalabad (BNA) Five civilians were martyred in explosion of a mine in Dehbala District, Nangarhar province yesterday morning.

Ataullah Khogyani spokesman for Nangarhar governor told BNA, a mine was planted by insurgents in Dehbala District and exploded while passing of a vehicle.
Five commuters of the vehicle including of a child lost their lives.
According to Khogyani, nine other people have been wounded in the blast.
Mohammad Gulab Mangal governor of Nangarhar in a message severely condemned the deadly event.
According to another report, 13 civilians were injured in explosion of a gas balloon in Nangarhar province.
Najibullah Kama Wal head of public health of that province said BNA, 13 members of a family were injured in explosion of a gas balloon and were shifted to medical hospital of Jalalabad city.  
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Security Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:05:05 +0000
18 Terrorists Perished, 10 Injured Due to Military Operations http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32871-18-terrorists-perished-10-injured-due-to-military-operations.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32871-18-terrorists-perished-10-injured-due-to-military-operations.html 18 Terrorists Perished, 10 Injured Due to Military Operations

Friday April 20, 2018
Kabul (BNA) More than 18 anti-government militias were killed and 18 others were wounded during joint military operations conducted 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 carried out by support of Afghan air and artillery forces to suppress armed oppositions, ensure security and stability and protect the lives and properties of local residents in insecure areas of Nangarhar, Kunar, Kapisa, Logar, Paktia, Urozgan, Zabul, Faryab, Balkh, Herat, Khost, Takhar, Kunduz and Helmand provinces.
Some heavy and light weapons, ammunitions and military equipment belonging the terrorists have been seized by ANDSF during the operations, the source added.
It is mentionable that Afghan National Defense and Security Forces are trying to annihilate armed insurgents by launching military operations in different parts of the country.
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Security Sat, 21 Apr 2018 04:29:15 +0000
Air Raids Target Militants in Ghor; 8 Insurgents Kill http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32873-air-raids-target-militants-in-ghor-8-insurgents-kill.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/32873-air-raids-target-militants-in-ghor-8-insurgents-kill.html

Friday April 20, 2018
Kabul (BNA) About 8 anti-government militias were killed following air attacks carried out by Afghan air forces in western Ghor province yesterday.
A senior commander of Afghan National Army in the west of the country told BNA reporter, 8 militants were killed and their several hideouts have been destroyed in the raids.
It has been said, there were no damages suffered to civilians following air attacks.
According to another report, Afghan security forces succeeded to discover a weapon storage belonging Taliban militants in Ghor province.
Heavy and light weapons, mines and sticky bombs have been seized from the storage, police official says.
No one was arrested accused of the case.
T/M.A.Ansari 

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Security Fri, 20 Apr 2018 04:32:00 +0000