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The president of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Mohammad Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has appointed General Bismillah Khan Mohammadi as the acting Minister of Defense, the Administrative Office of the president reported. Pursuant to the...

By Khaama Press on Jun 19th, 2021

Image Source: Social Media Ministry of Defense in a released statement on Monday said eight security force members were freed from Taliban clutches in a special operation in northern Baghlan province on Sunday night. The statement added...

By Khaama Press on May 24th, 2021

The Afghan national intelligence service, National Directorate of Security (NDS) have reportedly captured Daesh members in various parts of Kabul. According to Presidential Palace, the detained group includes Sharifullah, Abdul Wahed,...

By Khaama Press on May 20th, 2021

Officials in Laghman province said that Dawlat Shah district of has fallen to the Taliban insurgents on Thursday. Gulzar Sangarwal, a member of the Laghman provincial council confirmed to Khaama Press that the district has fallen to...

By Khaama Press on May 20th, 2021

Image Source: Noorullah Shirzad/ AFP via Getty Images Taliban attacks on Afghan government forces have raved despite peace efforts, the violence reportedly escalated in the first three months of 2021. A new report by the US Department...

By Khaama Press on May 19th, 2021

Ministry of Defense in a released statement on Tuesday said at least 251 Taliban militants were killed and 193 others were wounded in 12 provinces over the past 24 hours. The statement said that a number of weapons and ammunition belonging...

By Khaama Press on May 19th, 2021

Zalmay Khalilzad, US special envoy for Afghanistan reconciliation on Tuesday said the forecasts that the Taliban will overrun and conquer Kabul militarily is ordinately pessimistic. Khalilzad told the US House Foreign Affairs Committee...

By Khaama Press on May 19th, 2021

Image Source: Social Media Local officials in Ghor said Hamidullah Hassanzada, Police chief for PD2 of the provincial police HQ was killed along with one of his men in a roadside bomb blast. Zalmai Karimi, spokesperson for the Ghor governor...

By Khaama Press on May 18th, 2021

Local officials said that Taliban launched attacks on Obe district in western Herat province. Waheed Qatali Herat’s governor said Tuesday that the Taliban launched their attacks by demolishing a bridge that connected Obe district with...

By Khaama Press on May 18th, 2021

Image Source: Social Media Afghan military’s 209th Shaheen Corps stated on Tuesday that at least 19 Taliban, including four militant’s key members and three Pakistani nationals, were killed in an Afghan Air Force operation in Faryab...

By Khaama Press on May 18th, 2021

General Scot Miller, US/NATO forces commander in Afghanistan stressed that violence may escalate after Eid’s ceasefire and that foreign troops will fully support the Afghan forces until the withdrawal. In an interview miller said...

By Khaama Press on May 18th, 2021

Despite observing Eid’s ceasefire by the Afghan government and the Taliban, at least 12 people were killed and more than 20 others are injured in an explosion inside a Mosque in the Shakardara district of Kabul province. The incident...

By Khaama Press on May 14th, 2021

Zalmay Khalilzad, US special envoy for Afghan Reconciliation said Thursday on the first day of Eid-ul-Fitr that both warring sides need to embrace the peace and forget about the past, and Eid is a time to think of the future of Afghanistan. “I...

By Khaama Press on May 14th, 2021

Mullah Abdul Mannan Niazi, the deputy leader of a splinter group of Taliban led by Mullah Rasul, was wounded in a clash in western Herat province on Tuesday evening, sources said.   Deputy leader of splinter group Mullah Abdul Mannan...

By Khaama Press on May 12th, 2021

Media outlets in Afghanistan reported that Nirkh district of Maidan Wardak collapsed to the Taliban. The Ministry of Interior on the other hand says that the Afghan National Defense and Security forces have made a tactical retreat from...

By Khaama Press on May 11th, 2021