Thursday 19 September, 2019
Edition: ENG
The Khaama Press News Agency
Ahmad Shah Ghanizada
Ahmad Shah Ghanizada

Ahmadshah Ghanizada is the deputy editor in chief for The Khaama Press Agency who manages and overlooks the English edition.

A group of 26 Afghan pilots and door gunners completed their training for UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters in southern Kandahar province.The Afghan Air Force announced Thursday that 11 pilots and 15 door gunners have completed training...

At least 19 Taliban militants were arrested and another militant was wounded during the operations of the Afghan Special Forces which were conducted in past 24 hours.Informed military sources said Wednesday that the Afghan Special Forces conducted a raid in southern Helmand detaining 4 Taliban fighters and destroying 5,000 pounds of homemade...

Two soldiers of the border protection forces were wounded an in explosion in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of Nangarhar province.Attaullah Khogyani, a spokesman for the provincial government, said the incident took place earlier...

Courtesy File Photo International Cricket CouncilThe Afghanistan National Cricket secured their third consecutive win against Ireland to clinch the bilateral twenty Internationals (T20I) series 3-0.Played in Dehradun city of India,...

Courtesy File photo International Cricket CouncilThe Afghanistan national cricket tea sealed the bilateral Twenty20 International series by defeating Ireland in the second match of by 84 runs on Saturday.Afghanistan scored 278 runs...

The Afghan intelligence operatives have arrested three militants affiliated with a Taliban leader Najeebullah alias Saif Ul Jihad in Logar province.The Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS) in a statement said...

More than ten thieves were arrested by the Afghan National Police (ANP) forces as Kabul city witnessed a fire incident which engulfed a commercial market earlier today.The Ministry of Interior (MoI) said in a statement that 19.9 million...

The Afghan Intelligence Chief Masoom Stanikzai has said the probe findings into the deadly Kandahar and Helmand incidents would be shared with the people in the near future. Speaking during a session of the parliament on Saturday, the National Directorate of Security (NDS) Chief Masoom Stanikzai, said the investigations are still being conducted. Stanikzai...

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed for the implementation of a project for social, economic, and environmental development in the areas located along Kabul River. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, said the MoU was signed by acting Finance Minister Dr. Humayoun Qayoumi, acting Urban Develoment Minister Roshan Wolasmal, Charrge d’Affairs...

The NATO-led Resolute Support Mission released a video which shows the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces suppressing the militants involved in mortar attack on Kabul city during the first day of Eid Al-Adha. “During a 30-minute period, more than 30 mortar rounds were fired by approximately nine armed ISIS-K terrorists. Five were apprehended...

The NATO-led Resolute Support Mission released a set of pictures taken during the peak of the clashes in Ghazni city, the provincial capital of Ghazni province. The pictures have been released amid persistent claims by the Taliban group regarding the capture of key governmental infrastructures, including the central prison and provincial security commandment. However,...

President Mohammad Ashaf Ghani says ‘peace comes with a price’ emphasizing that he is not authorized to determine the cost for the peace but added that any deal regarding the peace and reconciliation would be finalized in broad day light and in front of everyone. He made the remarks during a meeting with the activist of the Civil Society...

The leaders of the government of national unity met in Kabul today a week after the First Vice President General Abdul Rashid Dostum’s return from Turkey. Haroon Chakhansuri, deputy chief of staff of the presidential office, confirmed the meeting between the government leaders this morning. He said President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, First Vice President...

The Taliban group has termed the preliminary talks with the US officials as ‘very useful’ and has promised to elect a delegation for the formal talks if some progress was made during the initial stage, it has been reported. “The negotiations are at initial stage … and both sides discussed options to pave the way for future contacts and...

A group of armed militants launched a coordinated suicide attack on a training center of the midwives in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of Nangarhar province. Provincial governor’s spokesman Ataullah Khogyani confirmed the incident has taken place in the vicinity of the 3rd police district of the city. A security source confirmed that...