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As a result, Azizullah's unit subjugated armed formations of the Taliban in some districts of the provinces of Jowzjan, Faryab and Sar-e Pol, compelled the local population to swear loyalty to ISIS and established a second open bridgehead of ISIS in ...
Myrady spent a week in Balkh, Jowzjan, and Sari Pul provinces at the start of May, and this is some of what he reported to RFE/RL's Turkmen Service, known locally as Azatlyk.
The group is also present in the northern provinces of Jowzjan, Samangan, and Balkh, which are each home to up to 1,000 militants.
Dostum is accused of abducting rival Ahmad Ishchi last year during a game of Buzkashi - a type of polo played with an animal carcass - in northern Jowzjan province. Dostum, 63, allegedly kept Ishchi hostage in his private compound for five days ...
Myrady spent a week in Balkh, Jowzjan, and Sari Pul provinces at the start of May, and this is some of what he reported to RFE/RL's Turkmen Service, known locally as Azatlyk.
His departure for Turkey makes it unlikely that he will face trial, calling into question more than a decade of western efforts to instil the rule of law in Afghanistan and help build public trust in the government. The allegations against the vice ...
The Ghormach district in Faryab Province, adjacent to Turkmenistan, has been solidly under militant control for weeks and in other areas of Faryab, and Jowzjan Province to the east, control of villages passes back-and-forth between government forces ...
Afghanistan remains mired in violence and bloodshed as the Taliban and ISIS fight over territory and clash against government and coalition forces. Jowzjan province, like many parts of northern Afghanistan, is not a traditional Taliban stronghold ...
The Taliban militants, who ruled the country before being ousted in late 2001, renewed armed insurgency, killing government troops as well as civilians. Their main focus is to ... The fighting took place in the Darzab district of Jowzjan province. The ...
According to Khaama Press, the provincial government in Nangarhar issued a statement saying several civilians, including children, were killed or wounded during the crossfire.
President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan at the Dawood Khan Military hospital in Kabul last year. Credit Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times.
About three hours later, the younger brother called Mr. Qul to say the government would not allow the body to travel by road, because the road to their home district in Jowzjan was contested by the Taliban. "They will bring the body by helicopter," Mr ...
More than 100 Afghan soldiers were killed or wounded in a Taliban attack on an army base on Friday, the defence ministry has confirmed.
The recent attacks - one on a hospital in Kabul's diplomatic quarter and one on a convoy of aid workers in Jowzjan - by IS have increased hypersensitivity in Washington about the growing aggression of the terrorist group in Afghanistan.
In another video, militants in northern Afghanistan blow up Afghan military vehicles while an unseen speaker says, in Uzbek, "the Mujahideen of Imam al-Bukhari under the flag of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan heroically wage a sacred war against ...
The attacks come amid Afghanistan's spring fighting season, when warmer weather brings increased operations by both militants and government forces. Afghan forces have struggled to combat the Taliban since the U.S. and NATO formally concluded their ...
And this year, there are also creeping suspicions among some in Afghanistan that the governments in Turkmenistan and Tajikistan are dealing with people in Afghanistan whom the Afghan government considers the enemy. It's a chaotic situation that ...
And this year, there are also creeping suspicions among some in Afghanistan that the governments in Turkmenistan and Tajikistan are dealing with people in Afghanistan whom the Afghan government considers the enemy. It's a chaotic situation that ...
In this second dispatch on non-Pashtun Taleban in the north, AAN's Obaid Ali looks in detail at the movement's recruitment and force strength and at the threats it poses to both the Afghan government and the pre-eminent Uzbek power-holder, First Vice ...
When a convoy carrying supplies to snowbound villages was ambushed last month in Jowzjan province, leaving six aid workers dead, their names and faces remained unknown to the public.
women with their children sit inside a tent on the outskirts of Jalalabad, in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, Jan 18, 2017. A number of women from the province were captured by Islamic State fighters in early 2016 and held for more than four months ...
ISIS militants disguised in white coats and armed with AK-47s, bombs and grenades stormed a hospital to kill more than 30 people near the US embassy in Kabul.
An investigation into the role of the First Vice-President, Abdul Rashid Dostum, in the alleged illegal detention and abuse of a former Governor of Jowzjan Province was launched. Several key government positions remain vacant. The newly formed ...
First Vice President is under criticism for abducting and harassing former Jowzjan governor Ahmad Eshchi. While on this matter, Presidential Palace has announced that the National Unity government will investigate claims of assault by First Vice ...
A 20-year-old Afghan woman was allegedly gang-raped after escaping violence in her home, according to local media. The woman, a newlywed, was lured by a group of men and encouraged to elope with one of them after fleeing Domestic Violence ...
After carrying out a supposed military operation against the Taliban in his northern home province of Jowzjan two years ago, Mr. Dostum returned in a victory procession to Kabul flanked by two uniformed and armed dwarves he had enlisted along the way ...
This was in the second of such attacks on a government institution in under a month. No group claimed responsibility for the blast in the snow-laden Afghan capital.
... release of two staff members who were abducted when their convoy was ambushed in northern Afghanistan last week, leaving six other workers dead.
Newborn Malaysian tiger cubs rest in their nursery before they are fed at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical gardens, Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, in Cincinnati.
An Indigenous leader in Honduras was killed Friday by five armed men who burst into his home, fellow activists and officials said.
The son of an Orthodox rabbi, Friedman has been a fervent supporter of Israeli settlements and a staunch defender of Israel's government. He also runs .... The aid workers came under insurgent fire in Jowzjan province on February 8 while they were en ...
... release of two staff members who were abducted when their convoy was ambushed in northern Afghanistan last week, leaving six other workers dead.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos is trying to negotiate a peace deal with the ELN to match the historic accord his government sealed last year with the FARC guerrillas. Both the FARC, or Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, and the ELN, ...
First Vice President is under criticism for abducting and sexually harassing former Jowzjan governor Ahmad Eshchi. Presidential Palace has announced that the NUG will investigate claims of assault by First ... In fact, Afghanistan is in the throes of a ...
Two Indigenous children murdered by unidentified kidnappers were buried on Tuesday west of Guatemala's capital, in a funeral attended by thousands of people.
India too supports a peace dialogue and reconciliation between the Afghan government and Taliban, but where the international "red lines" are maintained.
Swiss voters cast their ballot in Obersaxen, Switzerland, Sunday Feb. 12, 2017. Swiss voters were deciding Sunday whether to make it easier for "third-generation foreigners" to get Swiss citizenship and whether to lock in competitive low tax rates for ...
Two other Red Cross workers were missing following the ambush in the volatile province of Jowzjan, in one of the worst attacks on the international charity in the country for years.
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... top of that is a life-changing experience, regardless of how used to low temperatures they are." Deadly avalanches are common in Afghanistan's mountainous areas in winter, and rescue efforts are frequently hampered by lack of equipment.
... whether Russia is providing support for the Taliban and in what way. The Russians recently invited representatives from the Taliban, China, Pakistan and other countries in the region to Moscow for meetings about Afghanistan's future, but did not ...
Long under Taliban control, the corner of Jowzjan province had been infiltrated over the past year by rival Islamist militants claiming allegiance to Islamic State, according to local police officials.
... violence," he says. "Strict laws on forced marriages should be enacted and implemented by the government and public awareness should be increased by the government and NGOs so that people end these old customs." U.S. President Donald Trump was ...
The eight-person team was delivering livestock materials near the northern town of Shibirghan, capital of Jowzjan province, when the gunmen attacked the convoy, the Red Cross said.
"This is the act of Daesh," said Lutfullah Azizi, Jowzjan's governor, using an Arabic abbreviation for the Islamic State.
women in Afghanistan also continue to suffer from the "parallel justice" system, in which they are tried by both the government legal system and local tribal courts. In its report, UNAMA says that punishments by the parallel justice system for ...
Azizi said that a number of Islamic State militants are in Jowzjan fighting government troops and harming innocent civilians.
Azizi said that a number of Islamic State militants are in Jowzjan fighting government troops and harming innocent civilians.
WASHINGTON - Yemen's government said on Wednesday that it had requested a "reassessment" of an American commando raid last month that killed several women and children and closer coordination on future operations, but said that it had not ...
Suspected ISIL fighters killed at least six Afghan employees of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) who were carrying supplies to areas hit by deadly snowstorms, according to government officials. Another two employees ... Lotfullah ...


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