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Monday, February 20, 2012
Urozgan (BNA) Three people said to be involved in trafficking drugs were arrested by police in central Uruzgan province. 
The individuals who were trafficking nearly 361 kg of poppy to an unidentified location were arrested on Saturday evening by police in the outskirts of Charchino district of the province. 
According to Noorullah Hotak, provincial director of counter narcotics, the individuals placed the poppy in the sacks of maize in a car. 
Hotak said they have consolidated their efforts on counter narcotics in the province.

Monday, February 20, 2012
Kabul (BNA) A high-ranking US military general said that the Afghan security foundations need USD4 billion annually after 2014 when the international forces leave this country. 
This US general reiterated that in case we the international coalition in struggle against terrorism wants to safeguard our victories in Afghanistan we need to maintain the security forces of Afghanistan. 
It is expected that US president Barack Obama declare the detailed budget of the police and army of Afghanistan after 2014 at the meeting of NATO leaders to be organized in May of current year and ask the NATO leaders to cooperate in its financing, despite this the major portion of the expenses of the security forces of Afghanistan that is around USD4 billion is financed by the US administration. 
Presently the major portion of the national army and the national police of Afghanistan is financed USD11.2 billion for the armed forces of Afghanistan during the current year.

Sunday, February 19, 2012
Kandahar (BNA) Afghan security forces have found an explosives cache in Farah province.
The cache has been discovered in outskirts of Balabolok district of the province.
An armed insurgent has been also arrested by Afghan security forces in connection with the incitements.
According to provincial directorate of security for Farah, nearly 400 kg explosives were in the cache and armed Taliban used it for carrying out terrorist actives in the province.
The directorate said the explosives in the cache were brought from Pakistan to armed Taliban.

Sunday, February 19, 2012
Kandahar (BNA) Afghan security forces have discovered numerous arms and weapons in a number of Afghan provinces.
According to Afghan ministry of defense, the arms which include 10 AK-47 rifles, 3 mines, 3 grenades, 13 various heavy weapons, 1 machine gun, Radio and a large quantity of light and heavy arms have been placed by armed Taliban insurgents in outskirts of Kunar, Khost, Kandahar and Helmand provinces.