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Friday, 18 September 2020 08:58

Hundreds Needy Families Receive Aids in Kunduz

Friday September 18, 2020
KUNDUZ CITY (BNA) Cash have been donated to hundreds destitute and poor families in northern Kunduz province yesterday.
Esmatullah Muradi spokesperson of Kunduz governor told BNA correspondent, ACTED organization have been donated cash to over 300 needy families in Khan Abad and Imam Sahib districts of the province.
The families have been displaced due to recent clashes between Afghan security forces and Taliban in the mentioned district, Muradi added.
Each of the families have received 22,000 Afghanis in the presence of local officials of the province, Muradi underlined.

Thursday September 17, 2020
Kabul (BNA) Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today reported 17 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Afghanistan in the last 24 hours.
According to BNA report, no patient have died due to coronavirus, while 2 patients has been recovered within the last 24 hours.
With this, the total cases are now 38,872, the total reported deaths are 1,436 and total recoveries are 32,505 in Afghanistan.
Officials in Ministry of Public Health reported that 4,931 active cases of COVID-19 among patients at under their care as Thursday morning in Afghanistan.
It is mentionable that until now 107,858 samples of coronavirus has been tested in laboratories of the ministry across the country, the officials added.

Thursday, September 17, 2020
Kunar (BNA) A traffic policeman was martyred in Kunar by gunmen.
The assailants shot the traffic policeman and fled yesterday evening at the Charah Sahat (Public Health Intersection) in Asadabad.
Gen. Youssef, police in charge of Kunar said efforts are under way to track down and detain the attackers.
The motive for the assassination and the identity of the attackers are still unknown.
No individual or group has claimed responsibility for the assassination.
T. Yarzada

Thursday, 17 September 2020 07:39

Series of Blasts Prevented in Kandahar

Thursday, September 17, 2020
Kandahar (BNA) The security troops in Kandahar prevented a series of explosions.
At least 16 mines were planted on busy roads in Kandahar, which were discovered and defused by security forces this morning with the cooperation of people.
The Atal Army Corps' media office in south of the country said in a news release that the Taliban had used the landmines to create a series of bloody incidents against civilians and cause panic among the people, but not succeeded to their evil goals.
No one has been detained in connection of the case.
Taliban mostly planted bombs and mines on busy roads of the province, which victimized innocent civilians.
T. Yarzada

Thursday, September 17, 2020
Asadabad (BNA) The World Child Protection Office helped hundreds of children with school supplies.
These children are internally displaced and returnees from foreign countries who now live with their families in Suki district.
The Kunar Education Department has launched training courses for these children who have been deprived of education.
An official from education department of Kumar said that the World Child Protection Office had assisted 1,254 children, including 33 training courses.
The Kunar Education Department says the two-year-olds children are being trained to prepare for school.
T. Yarzada

Thursday, 17 September 2020 07:37

Terrorists Detained in Kabul

Thursday, September 17, 2020
Kabul (BNA) The Kabul's 5th District Police Command launched an operation last night and arrested three terrorists from Bagh-e-Dawood area.
Kabul police spokesman Ferdows Faramarz said a mine, a car, some explosives, a Kalashnikov, rifle were seized from the detainees.
T. Yarzada

Thursday, 17 September 2020 04:35

Acting Foreign Minister Left Kabul for Dushanbe

Thursday September 17, 2020
Kabul (BNA) On the head of a high-level government delegation, Mohammad Haneef Atmar Acting Foreign Minister of Afghanistan has left Kabul for Dushanbe, capital of Tajikistan this morning.
According to BNA report, Mr. Atmar during his two-day official’s visit will meet President of Tajikistan, Emomali Rahmon, Prime Minister, Qaher Rasoolzada, Foreign Minister, Serajodin Mehrodin and Chairman of State Committee for National Security of Tajikistan, Sayed Momin Yatemov.
Mr. Atmar during the meetings will discuss strengthening relations between the two countries, particular security in borders, transportation, investment, trade, transit and energy.
A number of government officials and parliament members are accompanying Mr. Atmar during his trip.

Thursday September 17, 2020
Kabul (BNA) Afghanistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs welcomes the UN Security Council’s decision to extend the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) for another year. 
MoFA in a statement released on 16 September stated, we would like to thank all of the member states that voted positively for this motion.
UNAMA has played an instrumental and positive role in garnering international support for the peace talks in Afghanistan. UNAMA has used its platform to call for, alongside the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, on the to work towards an end state of the peace talks where the republic, fundamental rights of all, especially women and minorities, are safeguarded and enhanced, the statement added.
The Government and people of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan vows to continue to work to pursue permanent, comprehensive ceasefire and an inclusive political settlement, the statement further added. Afghan Government would like to, once again, join the voices of its international partners and echoing the UN Security Council 2532 on humanitarian ceasefire to help aid reach those effected by COVID-19.
The Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs shall render all of its assistance to UNAMA to ensure the successful conclusion of its mission, which are at the best interest of the Afghan people’s developmental, and socio-political progress, the statement concluded.

Thursday, September 17, 2020
Mazar-e-Sharif (BNA) Police prevented four terrorist incidents yesterday evening in Balkh.
A spokesman for 209 Shaheen Corps told BNA that police discovered and defused four mines near the Bengaleh Bridge in Balkh district and on the Balkh-Sheberghan public highway and prevented from terrorist events.
He said Taliban had planted the mines to target civilian and military vehicles.
The source added that Balkh police have discovered and defused more than 450 different types of mines in the province in past month.
T. Yarzada

Thursday, 17 September 2020 04:30

Professional Criminals Arrested in Kabul

Thursday, September 17, 2020
Kabul (BNA) A group of three professional criminals arrested by police forces in Kabul yesterday.
The press office of the Ministry of Interior said in a newsletter:
Commanders of the Joint Forces of Kabul Garrison arrested a group of three professional criminals from 8th precinct of Kabul city.
This group of professional criminals was involved in various criminal cases, especially murder, kidnapping and armed robbery in parts of Kabul.
T. Yarzada

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