22 October 2018

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Monday, October 22, 2018

Jalalabad (BNA)   Eleven civilians were lost their lives due to a roadside mine explosion in Nangarhar province yesterday.
Ataullah Khogyani spokesman for Nangarhar governor told BNA, 11 civilians including six children and a woman were lost their lives while a Saracha car hit a roadside mine in Momand Dara region, Achen district of that province.
It is said that the victims of the event are all member of a family.
Khogyani added, it is unclear that it was the Taliban’s mines or Daesh fighters, but previously, there were Daesh.
T. Yarzada
 

Monday, 22 October 2018 05:57

Mortar Mine Wounds 7 Civilians in Jawzjan

Monday, October 22, 2018

Sheberghan (BNA) Taliban launched mortar mines on residential houses in Aqcha District, Jawzjan province, in which seven civilians were injured.
Shaheen army corps press office told BNA, Taliban launched several mortar mines on residential houses in the mentioned district which caused wounding of seven civilians, and several residential houses have been demolished.
T. Yarzada
 

Monday, October 22, 2018

Kabul (BNA) Abdul Khalil Asir spokesman of Takhar security commandment told BNA eight armed Taliban insurgents were killed and six others have been injured in air raid and conflict of security and defense forces in Yangi Qala district of that province.
Likewise, Qari Naqibullah one of senior responsible of Taliban with his two bodyguards were killed in a mortar mine explosion.
According to Asir, the insurgents fired tens of mortar mines for disturbing elections on Hazarbagh village, Khowaja Ghar district and one of the mortar mines exploded and killed them.
Another report says, two armed insurgents were killed by defense and security forces in Hadbakhshi region, Sar-e-Pul-Jawzjan highway.
T. Yarzada
 

Monday, 22 October 2018 05:54

MoIC Condolence Message

Monday, October 22, 2018

Kabul (BNA) Ministry of Information and Culture (MoIC) in a statement has expressed sadness over martyring of Kandahar police chief Gen. Abdul Raziq, experienced cameraman of Afghanistan National TV channel Saleem Rahim, NDS chief Gen. Abdul Momin Hussinkhail and wounding of a number of the province’s civil and military official in a terrorist incident in Kandahar, wishing patience to the victims’ families and urgent recovery to those wounded in the incident.
Ministry of information and culture is asking security and judicial organs to identify perpetrators of the incident and submit them to judicial organs as well as take necessary steps towards maintain security of journalists.
 

Monday, October 22, 2018

Kabul (BNA) Foreign Diplomats to Kabul have paid visit to voting process in various polling stations in Kabul city.
Visiting various parts of the city, foreign diplomats praised the people for their widespread participation in parliamentary elections.
Meanwhile, representatives of foreign countries to Kabul considered maintaining security of polling stations as big achievement for ANDSF.
They also expressed happiness over participation of women in voting process.
 

Monday, 22 October 2018 05:51

Kandahar Governor in Stable Condition

Monday, October 22, 2018

Kandahar (BNA) The Governor of Southern Kandahar Zalmai Wesa in a video message termed his health condition stable and added he would be discharged from the hospital soon.
Wesa sustained wounds in a gun fire on Thursday after a high level security meeting at the governor’s house, where NATO and US forces top commander in Afghanistan Gen. Scott Miller was also present but he escaped unhurt.
Kandahar Police Chief, Gen. Abdul Raziq and provincial National Directorate of Security (NDS) chief, Abdul Momin Hussainkhel were martyred in the firing while some other people’s including Zalmai Wesa were wounded.
Some media outlets and social media users published reports that Kandahar governor, Zalmai Wesa was also killed in the attack on Kandahar police chief, Gen. Abdul Raziq, late on Thursday.  Wesa rejected rumors regarding his death in a video message and said he was in stable condition and would be discharged from hospital in there days
 

Monday October 22, 2018

Faizabad City (BNA) At least 9 armed oppositions were killed during military operations led by Afghan security forces in two districts of northern Badakhshan province.
Col. Mohammad Hanif Rezayee spokesman of 209 Shaheen Army Corps told BNA correspondent, the operations have launched to annihilate terrorists and ensure peace and stability in relevant areas of Argo and Raghistan districts of the province.
Five terrorists were wounded, another was arrested, several villages have been cleared from being of armed oppositions and some heavy and light weapons have been seized by Afghan security forces during the military operations, Rezayee added.
M.A.Ansari
 

Monday October 22, 2018

Kabul (BNA) During a visit from deployment center of the ministry of interior, President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani assessed the overall security situation of the provinces where the election process is going on, BNA reported. President thanked the security and defense officials for their measurements in maintaining security during the parliamentary elections and insisted on the successful execution of the process. He once again asked the citizens to go toward ballot boxes to build their future and institutionalize the democratic process.
 

Monday October 22, 2018

Kabul (BNA) Deputy minister of publication affairs for information and culture, Fazil Sancharaki in a meeting with representative and head of UNESCO to Kabul asked to cooperate with MoIC in the field of training and capacity building, planning and setting up database of journalists and media, digitalization of photo archive of BNA and creating a unit of video and audio messages section of the ministry. Meanwhile, head of UNESCO to Kabul while praising MoIC for cooperation with UNESCO promised to cooperate with the ministry in the respective sections.
 

Monday October 22, 2018
Kabul (BNA) About 50 anti-government militias were killed during air and ground operations and clashes with Afghan security forces in northern Kunduz province.
According to BNA reports, the air and ground operations conducted by Afghan security forces in different parts of Imam Sahib, Chahar Dara, Khan Abad districts and Khan Abad-Kunduz highway.
Several top leaders of Taliban militants were killed during the operations and clashes.
Meanwhile, eight civilians were martyred and 68 others were wounded following rocket attack carried out by Taliban militants during Election Day in Kunduz province.
M.A.Ansari

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