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The clashes started in Dand-e-Patan district of the province and both sides are using heavy weapons, officials said. "The clashes started after the Afghan and foreign troops tried to close a Taliban transit route close to the Durand Line but the Pakistani forces started shelling the Afghan security forces," local security ...
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan, April 14 (Xinhua) -- Unknown armed men gunned down two local officials in the southern Kandahar province on Saturday, ... head of the education department of Dand district Jalil Khan was shot dead," spokesman for the provincial government Aziz Ahmad Azizi told Xinhua.

At least nine militants have been killed and five others wounded after an explosive device exploded prematurely in a Taliban commander's house in Afghanistan's Dand-e-Shahabuddin area of Baghlan province. Several Taliban insurgents had gathered inside the house of Taliban leader Gul Ahmad ...
ISLAMABAD — The Taliban has destroyed a major electricity tower in northern Afghanistan, disrupting imported power supply to five provinces, including ... The insurgents had destroyed a major tower in Baghlan's Dand-i-Shahabuddin district in about two years ago, cutting power supply to Kabul and other ...
In Kabul, De Afghanistan Breshna Shirkat (DABS) said the militants destroyed the pylon with a bomb 22 kilometer from a sub-station in the Baghlan capital at around ... The Taliban destroyed an electricity pylon in Dand-i-Shababuddin last year, cutting off the imported electricity supply to Kabul for 40 days.
The Taliban has destroyed a major electricity tower in northern Afghanistan, disrupting imported power supply to five provinces, including Kabul. ... The insurgents had destroyed a major tower in Baghlan's Dand-i-Shahabuddin district in about two years ago, cutting power supply to Kabul and other areas ...

They warned of snapping transmission lines to Kabul in Baghlan if work on distribution of electricity was not launched in certain areas of the provincial capital, Dand-i-Ghori and Shahabuddin districts. But Breshana Shirkat Director Sultan Ahmad Azizi was unaware of the Taliban threat. He said they had ...
According to first reports, more than 7,000 people fled Pul-e-Khumri district, Baghlan, and sheltered in Dand-e-Shahbuddin district in the same province. Southern/South Eastern: Around 550 displaced people have arrived in Lashkargah, Hilmand Province, from Nad-e-Ali/Marja district, according to initial ...
However, people living in areas under Taleban control say thnat it is too dangerous for them to access these services. Dand-e-Shahabuddin, Burka and Baghlan-e-Markazi districts all have a significant Talbean presence. Another district, Dahana-e-Ghori has been fully under Taleban control for the past two ...
(MENAFN - Daily Outlook Afghanistan) KANDAHAR - Three construction projects costing 60 million afghanis were launched on Wednesday in Dand district of ... 9 million afs to be paid by the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD), according to the deputy governor, who added the ...
Despite the ongoing insurgency, the ceramic industry in the southern Afghan province of Kandahar has continued to thrive. Potters and traders said ... Afghanistan has a proud history of traditional craft making, and potters still use many of the same methods they have done for millennia. Noor Mohammad, a ...
Farah is among the relatively volatile provinces in West of Afghanistan where the Taliban insurgents are active in some of its remote districts and often carry out insurgency activities. Roadside bombings, coordinated attacks on security posts and government institutions, car bombings, clashes with the ...
Afghan National Security Forces arrested four elements of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan in Shindand district. Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan attacked Afghan National Security Forces' convoy on Kandahar-Herat highway, killing seven and wounding two elements. Similarly, two elements of the Afghan ...
From 1 January to 10 December 2017, a total of 437,907 people were displaced due to conflict in Afghanistan, up by 35,210 people compared to the ... SR: More than 644 displaced people in Dand district, Kandahar received cash for food from WFP, cash for NFIs from NRC and hygiene and WASH kits from ...
Douglas Grindle's memoir, How We Won & Lost The War in Afghanistan: Two Years in the Pashtun Heartland, vividly recounts this familiar story of hope and, ultimately, failure. The book ... He completed two tours as a USAID civilian on a District Support Team in the Kandahar districts of Dand and Maiwand.
As of 12 November, a total of 338,108 people were displaced due to conflict in Afghanistan. This is ... The provinces sheltering the highest numbers of IDPs are Nangarhar (65,859), Kunduz (32,998), Badghis (24,411) and Baghlan (19,138). Central: ... Kandahar and Uruzgan provinces to Kandahar / Dand.
insurgents and 22 policemen have been killed as insurgents stormed security checkpoints in Maiwand district of southern Kandahar province, an official said on Tuesday. Police spokesman Zia Durrani told Pajhwok Afghan News that hundreds of militants attacked security check-posts in the district on ...

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): At least four US soldiers suffered injuries as the troops convoy was struck by a car-bombing on Monday in the Dand district of southern Kandahar province, an official said. Police spokesman Zia Durrani told Pajhwok Afghan News the car-bombing on foreign forces procession ...
Speaking at a joint press conference with Pakistani military officials in Dand-e-Ptan district, in Paktia, which is close to Zazi Maidan district in eastern Khost province, the officials said the ... Afghan security officials in Paktia have accused the Pakistani military of violating Afghanistan's sovereignty and international law.
Amidst ongoing diplomatic war with India, Pakistan received dead bodies of five of its soldiers from Afghanistan and two of its civilians' from Iranian security ... The Afghan officials said that residents in Dand-e-Ptan district have reportedly taken up arms to defend their areas against Pakistan, if necessary.
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan: An Afghan official says a bomb blast has killed five people, including a police commander, in the southern Kandahar ... cut off a vital Taliban supply line running through the rugged Dand-e-Pathan district of Paktia near the Pakistan-Afghanistan border known as the Durand Line. bombing police
Following an overnight operation, the Dand-e-Ptan area has been cleared of Taliban and check points will be established, said officials. ... "This area was important because the Taliban used it as a supply route and the Taliban had been using it for their movements between Afghanistan and Pakistan ...
At Wednesday's meeting, which was held in Dand-e-Patan district in Paktia, Afghan officials said Pakistani authorities admitted that they have built "structures" on Afghanistan's soil. Officials also raised the issue of Pakistan misleading the public by reportedly saying the Afghan security forces along ...
They warned of snapping transmission lines to Kabul in Baghlan if work on distribution of electricity was not launched in certain areas of the provincial capital, Dand-i-Ghori and Shahabuddin districts. But Breshana Shirkat Director Sultan Ahmad Azizi was unaware of the Taliban threat. He said they had ...
Farah is among the relatively volatile provinces in West of Afghanistan where the Taliban insurgents are active in some of its remote districts and often carry out insurgency activities. Roadside bombings, coordinated attacks on security posts and government institutions, car bombings, clashes with the ...
Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (Taliban) launched an attack against the Afghan Local Police in Shah Tapeh and Uttash Qalah areas of Shirin Tagab district. Two elements of the Afghan Local Police were killed in the attack, while the remaining elements withdrew from the two areas. After the withdrawal ...
Afghan security force members take part in a military operation in Baghlan province, Afghanistan, Jan. 17, 2018. At least eight Taliban militants including senior commander Mullah Jalal have been killed in Dand-e-Shahabudin district of Afghanistan's northern Baghlan province over the past three days, ...
The “Alburz 22” operation was launched on Monday in Baba Nazar and Khalazi area of Dand-e-Shahabuddin area of Pul-e-Khumri city, capital of Baghlan, to clear the area of insurgents, provincial police chief Ikramuddin Sare said. “Jalal who is also known as Khaternak and Juma Gul, the two-key members of the Taliban ...
Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan's improvised explosive device allegedly destroyed NATO's tank in Haji Dahi Killi area of Dand district, near the Kandahar International Airport. According to the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan, all elements on board were either killed or wounded. CJTF-OIR announced a ...
From 1 January to 10 December 2017, a total of 437,907 people were displaced due to conflict in Afghanistan, up by 35,210 people compared to the ... SR: More than 644 displaced people in Dand district, Kandahar received cash for food from WFP, cash for NFIs from NRC and hygiene and WASH kits from ...
Officials in Janikhel, Dand Patan, Chamkani and Zazi Aryub districts said Pakistanis made a majority of foreign fighters who also included Chechens and others in these districts. Dand Patan district police chief Mohammad Hafeez told Pajhwok Afghan News militants used to sneak the Pakistani border into ...
OTTAWA -- The Trudeau government's long-awaited plan to provide lifelong disability pensions to veterans has been met with confusion and frustration from many of those that it is expected to help. Veterans ... Soldiers patrol an area in the Dand district of southern Afghanistan on Sunday, June 7, 2009.
However, with tours on an Iraq and Afghanistan Provincial Reconstruction Team under my belt, in 2011 that became precisely my job. I was responsible for the governance effort in Ghorak, Kandahar, under Special Operation Task Force-South's Village Stability Operations. These operations, led by United ...
As of 12 November, a total of 338,108 people were displaced due to conflict in Afghanistan. This is ... The provinces sheltering the highest numbers of IDPs are Nangarhar (65,859), Kunduz (32,998), Badghis (24,411) and Baghlan (19,138). Central: ... Kandahar and Uruzgan provinces to Kandahar / Dand.
insurgents and 22 policemen have been killed as insurgents stormed security checkpoints in Maiwand district of southern Kandahar province, an official said on Tuesday. Police spokesman Zia Durrani told Pajhwok Afghan News that hundreds of militants attacked security check-posts in the district on ...
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): At least four US soldiers suffered injuries as the troops convoy was struck by a car-bombing on Monday in the Dand district of southern Kandahar province, an official said. Police spokesman Zia Durrani told Pajhwok Afghan News the car-bombing on foreign forces procession ...
President Donald Trump is expected to announce his policy for Afghanistan before the end of this month, amid growing concerns about the increasing presence of Islamic State and other terrorists groups in the region. Trump's move to give more authority to the Pentagon is welcomed across the board, from ...
Afghan National Security Forces arrested four elements of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan in Shindand district. Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan attacked Afghan National Security Forces' convoy on Kandahar-Herat highway, killing seven and wounding two elements. Similarly, two elements of the Afghan ...
KUNDUZ, Afghanistan, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- At least seven Taliban militants were killed and 16 others wounded during two separate airstrikes conducted against Taliban hideouts in Kunduz and neighboring Baghlan provinces, north of Afghanistan on Monday night, local officials said Tuesday. "Air forces ...
... Baba Nazar and Khalazi area of Dand-e-Shahabuddin area of Pul-e-Khumri city, capital of Baghlan, to clear the area of insurgents, provincial police chief Ikramuddin Sare said. “Jalal who is also known as Khaternak and Juma Gul, the two-key members of the Taliban are also among the dead,” he said.
According to them, the telecom companies provide services for a few hours in Samkani, Dand-i-Patan, Janikhel, Ahmadkhel, and Zazai Aryoub districts. The situation has confronted inhabitants of these districts with serious problems. They say the telecommunication networks cease functioning in the ...
Islamic State reportedly beheaded three people in Sezab area on charges of cooperating with the government of Afghanistan. One of the beheaded individuals was reportedly a religious scholar. Islamic State established presence in Drzab and Ghosh Tepeh districts with a significant number of foreign ...
KABUL, Afghanistan — He was a polio patient, for 19 of his 21 years receiving ... Instead he pulled out a Russian pistol and fired one shot.
Kandahar, Afghanistan - A suicide attacker walked into a district government compound in southern Afghanistan and blew himself up on ...
At least two civilians have been killed and two others injured in an ... The U.S. Forces Afghanistan (USFOR-A) have not yet commented on the ...
The raids, targeting a prison and command base run by the fighters in the Bakhtabad area of Shen Dand district, also hit nearby houses late on ...
Both the Afghan government and the Taleban have claimed to have ... But there are also areas held by the Taleban inside Afghanistan, for ...
Dand-e-Shahabuddin residents said they are subjected to ongoing battles between the Taliban and security forces and appealed to ...
The Afghan Ministry of Defense (MoD) said Wednesday that Dand-e-Ghori area of Pul-e-Khumri city was the central command and control point ...


 

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