The Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) personnel arrested a top leader of the Taliban group in northern Baghlan province of Afghanistan.

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) acting spokesman Najib Danish confirmed that the group’s military commission chief for Baghlan was arrested during a special military operation.

An ongoing operation codenamed (Khalid) in the capital of northern Kunduz province has been a failure, public representatives and residents claimed on Tuesday.

A number of Afghan youths complain the National Unity Government (NUG) is repeatedly announcing some vacant positions to portray itself as active in providing work opportunities for people, claiming that government institutions do not fill the vacancies at first announcement, therefore they announce them for a second time. 

Americans denounce dropping of MOAB

Tuesday, 18 April 2017 03:32 Written by

US protesters have staged a demonstration in the capital Washington to denounce last week’s use of the largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan and other US military interventions around the world.

The ongoing problems in Afghanistan are the result of the dispute between Afghanistan and Pakistan over the Durand Line, a senior researcher said on Monday.

Three women and a child have been killed by a Taliban-fired mortar shell in the Sayad district of northern Sar-i-Pul province, residents and officials said on Monday.

Senior ANA officer killed in Kunduz

Tuesday, 18 April 2017 03:25 Written by

A senior security commander was killed in an ambush by the Taliban insurgents in northern Kunduz province of Afghanistan.

Many observers cast doubts on the daily claims of Afghan security institutions about the killing or wounding of scores of insurgents by Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) in different parts of the country, believing that the security institutions magnify insurgent casualties to portray themselves as active. 

A number of analysts say the foreign troops, especially Americans, committed actions breaching the security pacts signed with Afghan government, and also violated some international laws following the creation of the National Unity Government (NUG). 

Lunching its third them of 2017 anticorruption campaign which is focusing on prevention of corruption in Afghanistan, the European Union (EU) in a statement on Sunday said it believed in new generation of the war-torn country with new attitude.