Tuesday 19 January, 2021
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The Khaama Press News Agency
Category Archives: Afghanistan

11 people including children, a journalist, and Afghan security members were wounded in a blast in central Tarinkot of Uruzgan province. The incident happened close to Ghazi Amanullah square when a bomb placed on a motorbike exploded. Nine...

Chahar Darreh district, Kunduz province, Afghanistan.MITCH MAKOWICZ/U.S. ARMY Kunduz officials reported that 13 members of the Afghan national army and four NDS members were killed in a Taliban attack on two security checkpoints in the province. Sources...

Amrullah Saleh, First Vice President, said in a Facebook post, that long-overdue Ghazni parliamentary elections, provincial council elections, district council elections, and municipal elections will be held in the upcoming summer. Reports...

Image Source: Denis Balibouse/Reuters Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Head of World Health Organization said on Monday, that the world is on the brink of a “catastrophic moral failure” in regards to COVID-19 vaccine distribution, he warned...

Image Source: DW Jen Stoltenberg, the Secretary-General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) has spoken to president Ghani on Monday, both discussed the peace process. “NATO’s position has not changed & our presence...

Ministry of Public Health reported Monday, that out of 1,849 samples, 79 cases have turned positive in the last 24 hours. At least 228,105 people have so far been tested in the governmental labs, and there still are 5,384 known active...

Afghanistan, war-torn for more than 40 years, now has a chance of progressing towards peace. An agreement between the US and the Taliban finally paved the way for negotiations between the Afghan government and the Taliban. Despite this...

 Treating children with pneumonia in Afghanistan (ICRC) Last month, more than 20 children died in Balkh province from the Pneumonia disease prevalent to the extreme cold weather. Pneumonia cases are increasing among the children this...

Image Source: DW After kick-starting pan-India coronavirus vaccination drive, the nation’s government plans to send Covid-19 vaccines to the neighboring countries, Afghanistan is also part of the vaccine diplomacy. Reports indicated...

First Vice President, Amrullah Saleh said, that several young and minor children who were being taken to Taliban madrassas in Pakistan for insurgency training, were detained by the Kabul police and safely returned to their homes. Saleh...

By Khaama Press on Jan 18th, 2021

A magnetic mine targeted a vehicle carrying a Telecommunications and IT Ministry official on Monday morning. The incident happened at around 8:38 Am this morning on the Shura Road in the PD6 area of Kabul city. Kabul Police said in...

Image Soure: (S.K. Vemmer/Department of State) The U.S. embassy in Kabul says terrorist and criminal incidents in Kabul are likely to escalate and urges all U.S. citizens to refrain from traveling to Afghanistan, and that the American citizens...

Image Source: Ariana Television Network Abdullah Abdullah, Head of High Council for National Reconciliation, virtually met with foreign ambassadors and representatives of foreign entities. Abdullah stressed on the peace process and Intra-Afghan...

Ministry of Public Health reported Sunday, that out of 1,584 samples, 81 cases have turned positive in the last 24 hours. At least 226,252 people have so far been tested in the governmental labs, and there still are 7,293 known active...

Nangarhar- The governor’s press office announced in a statement on Sunday, that the Afghan security members have arrested a man who planned and wanted to assassinate a government official in Nangarhar. The detainee is named Etebar-Gul...