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The new State Minister for Peace officially assumed office on Thursday. Fazal Mahmood Fazli, the head of the Administrative Office of the President recited the President’s decree on the appointment of the State Minister of Peace. According...

By Khaama Press on Sep 3rd, 2020

Khaama Press CEO, Khushnood Nabizada and ICA CEO, Jamal Asfour signed contract – September 2, 2020, Photo by: Mohib Ali/KP Khaama Press, a leading Afghan news agency firm signed a contract with the Insurance Corporation of Afghanistan,...

Taliban militants have recently launched rocket attacks on the two US military bases in southern Afghanistan which is an act in contrast to the US-Taliban deal signed in late February, the New York Times reported. The Taliban will investigate...

By Khaama Press on Aug 31st, 2020

An Afghan MP was detained at the Hamid Karzai International Airport while smuggling money abroad, authorities confirmed on Monday evening. Abdul Hamid Sharifi, member of the Lower House of National Assembly was arrested at an airport...

By Khaama Press on Aug 31st, 2020

The Afghanistan Presidential Palace announced the names of the new cabinet nominees and the State Peace Minister. Seddiq Seddiqi, a spokesperson to Presidential Palace announced in a press conference the names of the new ministerial...

By Khaama Press on Aug 31st, 2020

KABUL, Afghanistan – The Afghan political gridlock unleashed as both President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, Chairman of the High Council for National Reconciliation agreed on a single candidate for the Ministry of...

By Khaama Press on Aug 31st, 2020

According to reports, a sheep in Scotland has been sold for USD 490,000.00 and has been recorded in the World’s Guinness Book as the most expensive sheep. The lamb, named Double Diamond, had generated buzz before the Scottish National...

By Khaama Press on Aug 30th, 2020

By: Tahera Azizi Peace is a philosophy of cooperation and harmony within society in the absence of animosity and aggression. In a social context, peace is widely used to mean a lack of conflict between individuals or groups (such as...

By Khaama Press on Aug 28th, 2020

A high-level Taliban delegation arrived in Pakistan to discuss the Afghan peace process with the Pakistani officials. The delegation chaired by Abdul Ghani Baradar left Doha for Pakistan at the invitation of Pakistan’s Ministry of...

By Khaama Press on Aug 24th, 2020

Coronavirus confined to almost every nation on the earth since December 2019 which shook the world in many aspects. COVID-19 is reported to have reached 188 nations spreading through person to person, killing nearly a million in the...

By Khaama Press on Aug 24th, 2020

Afghanistan former Health Minister accused the government of playing a double-standard role in fighting against corruption. Ferozuddin Feroz, ex Afghan Health Minister in an audio message sent to Khaama Press in reaction to Ombudsperson’s...

By Khaama Press on Aug 24th, 2020

Afghanistan Vice-President Amrullah Saleh has summoned Panjshir officials to provide clarifications about the failed attempt of Afghan Security Forces in the arrest of former Afghan Football Federation head, Kiramuddin Karim. In a statement...

By Khaama Press on Aug 24th, 2020

The ombudsperson’s office has introduced former Afghan Health Minister to General Attorney, accusing him of funds embezzlement and misuse of authority, an official said. Feroz Bashari, director of communications to the ombudsperson’s...

By Khaama Press on Aug 24th, 2020

The Afghan Ministry of Interior announced the appointment of a new police chief for Kabul on Monday. “Brigadier General Juma Gul Hemmat has been selected to command as chief of the police for Kabul and take over responsibilities...

By Khaama Press on Aug 24th, 2020

Afghan Security Forces launched an operation to arrest the former Afghan football federation chief Sunday night, but failed to detain him as the residents backed him. According to reports, a group of Afghan forces stormed on the residents...

By Khaama Press on Aug 24th, 2020