Sunday 21 April, 2019
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Asadullah Khalid formally assumed charge of the Ministry of Defense of Afghanistan as he vowed a thorough shakeup of the ministry to enable the armed forces to take the fight in the strongholds of the anti-government armed militants.In...

By Khaama Press on Dec 29th, 2018

The anti-government armed militants have abducted at least 60 drivers working in a coal mine in northern Samangan province of Afghanistan, the local security officials said. Provincial governor’s spokesman Sediq Azizi sadi sixty coal mine drivers who were on their way to Balkh province were abducted by the Taliban militants. Provincial police...

A young Taliban militant killed his comrades and the surrendered to Afghan forces in northern Faryab province of Afghanistan, the Afghan Military said Friday. According to a statement released by 209th Shaheen Corps, the incident took place in Almar district on Thursday. The statement further added that a young Taliban fighter Gul Aqa surrendered to...

Several Taliban and ISIS militants along with two children were killed or wounded during a clash between the Taliban and ISIS loyalists in eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan. The 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan Military in the East said the clash broke out between the two sides in Watapur district on Friday. According to a statement released by 201st...

The Afghan Air Force has carried out a series of airstrikes on Taliban targets in Dasht Archi district of northern Kunduz province as part of the ongoing counter-terrorism operations. The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North in a statement said the airstrikes were carried out in the vicinity of Sharshara village, using MD-530F Warrior...

A clash broke out between the local residents of Khogyani district and the Taliban militants in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, leaving a number of Taliban militants dead or wounded. The 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan Military in the East in a statement said the clash broke out on Saturday in Arghach area of the district. The statement further...

The local officials in northern Jawzjan confirm the Taliban militants have overrun the Khamab district after hours of heavy gun battle. Provincial police chief Faqir Mohammad Jawzjani confirmed that the district was overrun at around 4am local time today. Jawzjani further added that both the Taliban militants and the national defense and security forces...

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has urged the anti-government armed militant groups to refrain from the destructive activities aimed at destroying their own country for the sake of others. Speaking with the local tribal elders and council members of Khost province, President Ghani said peace is the demand of the nation and the target and results will...