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"Three members of al-Qaida network were killed as a result of an airstrike launched by Afghan Special Operations Forces in Chapa Dara District, Kunar province. One bunker of the terrorist network was also destroyed," Operational Coordination Group Afghanistan (MoD-OCGA) said in a statement.
The Taliban published an open letter calling on the "American people" to urge their government to engage in peace talks--and reminded Americans of the ..... based in Fort Carson, Colorado, fly through mountainous terrain along the Watapor Valley September 4, 2009 in Kunar province, Afghanistan.

Local officials said Pakistan has fired more than 5,000 rockets at Kunar province in eastern Afghanistan in the past six months, forcing hundreds of families ... The displaced families have appealed to aid organizations to help them and they have also called on government to find a way to end this onslaught.
The Treasury Department announced today that three jihadists based in Pakistan have been added to the US government's list of specially designated ... He "previously worked for Shaykh Aminullah as an improvised explosive device (IED) expert in Kunar province, Afghanistan, where he deployed IEDs ...
According to Afghan government, Pakistan military has fired at least 5,000 rockets on Afghanistan during the past six months. The rocket shelling has displaced at least 300 families. One day after the visit of the Pakistani delegation to Kabul, at least 150 rockets landed in four districts of Kunar province, ...
According to Afghan government, Pakistan military has fired at least 5,000 rockets on Afghanistan during the past six months. The rocket shelling has displaced at least 300 families. One day after the visit of the Pakistani delegation to Kabul, at least 150 rockets landed in four districts of Kunar province, ...

Pakistan says militants who escaped from Swat and elsewhere are now operating out of the Kunar province in neighboring Afghanistan. ... We wish Allah's mercy upon those who lost their lives, speedy recovery to the wounded, and convey our condolences to the brotherly government and people of ...
ASADABD (Pajhwok): At least four civilians have been injured in as a result of artillery shelling by Pakistani forces into the Sarkano and Dangam districts of eastern Kunar province, and official said on Sunday. police chief, Maj. Gen. Juma Gul Hemat, told Pajhwok Afghan the artillery shelling began since ...
This comes after Pakistan ramped up its missile attacks on the eastern regions of Afghanistan in the past few days. Four civilians from the same family, among them women and children, were wounded in these missile attacks, said an Afghan government official in Dangam district of Kunar province.
Islamabad, Pakistan -- At least 11 soldiers, including an army captain, were killed and 13 others were injured Saturday when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives at a highly guarded army base in northern Pakistan, officials said. The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, one of the ...
In 2004, I traveled with a team of Green Berets through gorgeous, flowering poppy fields to meet with the elders of various villages in Kunar province. "The government in Kabul wants you to plant wheat" was high on the list of the soldiers' talking points. During the meeting, one of the elders duly declared, ...
Asadabad, the sylvan capital of Kunar province in eastern Afghanistan, has a population of more than 30,000 but the feel of a village. Little happens there without being .... Mohibullah was grateful for the villagers, but why couldn't the government do something about it? "If we have good roads, we could ...
In 2004, I traveled with a team of Green Berets through gorgeous, flowering poppy fields to meet with the elders of various villages in Kunar province. "The government in Kabul wants you to plant wheat" was high on the list of the soldiers' talking points. During the meeting, one of the elders duly declared, "Next year we will ...
"I only earn seven dollars a day in wages but it's clear that mafia, insurgent groups and even some government officials are earning far more." According to figures from the department of agriculture, irrigation and livestock, Kunar province once had around 324,000 hectares of forests, roughly five per cent of ...
ISIL is raising funds in Afghanistan by taxing locals who illegally traffic timber, say residents in eastern Kunar province where the militants operate their own "customs" office. It comes after ... But in 2016 the provincial government banned the sale of wood from Kunar over fears about deforestation. Since then ...
Kabul: At least three militants affiliated with the ISIS group were killed in airstrikes conducted in eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan. The 201st Silab Corps in the East ... in the airstrike. The anti-government armed militant groups including the ISIS militants have not commented regarding the report so far.
The National Unity government's (NUG) CEO Abdullah Abdullah said that in the past few months Da'ish has been largely suppressed in Afghanistan. Afghan security sources said that at the moment Da'ish militants were not only in Kunar province but in Nangarhar, Laghman, Nuristan and Jawzjan and ...

The National Unity government's (NUG) CEO Abdullah Abdullah said that in the past few months Daesh has been largely suppressed in Afghanistan. Security sources said that at the moment Daesh militants are not only in Kunar province but in Nangarhar, Laghman, Nuristan and Jawzjan and are fighting security forces.
The National Unity government's (NUG) CEO Abdullah Abdullah said that in the past few months Daesh has been largely suppressed in Afghanistan. Security sources said that at the moment Daesh militants are not only in Kunar province but in Nangarhar, Laghman, Nuristan and Jawzjan and are fighting ...
Ahmadi is a member of the Hezb-e-Islami party of Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, a former warlord who fought in the 1990s civil war and recently made peace with the Kabul government. Zardasht Shams, Afghanistan's deputy ambassador in Islamabad, said on Saturday that Ahmadi had rejoined his family in Kunar.
He served in Kunar (province) but he was deployed to Kabul. He was wounded in last night's attack when he was on a mission. Now he is under treatment at Emergency hospital," said Sarwar Shah. "I am waiting here since 6am in the morning. One family member of mine was martyred in last night's attack, ...
After he returned to his native city of Asadabad - capital of eastern Kunar province - Rafiullah found a job repairing power generators and working up to 10 ... However, two years after the explosion that cost him his legs, Rafiullah has not received his due from the government owing to bureaucratic hurdles, although he ...
"The government and security forces have failed to suppress Daesh militants, therefore the President should resign for his failure," he said. Saleh Mohammad Saleh, a lawmaker from eastern Kunar province, said the uptick in insecurity in the country's east was a matter of concern. Mahmoud Sulaimankhel ...
Indeed, ISIS-K has recently advertised its presence in Kunar province. On Dec. 26, the ... "In one case," UNAMA continued, "the Taliban accused a religious scholar - who also held a civilian government position - of trying to revise Islamic rules for the benefit of the" government. The Taliban has also ...
Armed clashes continued to be reported between the government forces and anti-government elementsin Hisarak, Sherzad, Khogyani, Pachir Wa Agam, ... more than 1,600 were reported to have been displaced due to cross-border shelling in Dangam and Shegal Wa Sheltan districts of Kunar province.
Asadabad (Pajhwok): Residents and officials of eastern Kunar province say 95 percent of Asadabad, the provincial capital, has been constructed in violation of the master plan, creating problems for the people and the government. The master plan for Asadabad was prepared in 1986 by the government ...
"The assistance signed, will support the government's national energy supply program, which aims to expand power supply to boost economic growth and income opportunities." Energy demand in ... Phase 2 of this project will extend the power grid into Kunar province. The transmission line would provide ...
It has long been since many residents and the Afghan government officials first vocalized fear over buzzing and landing of mysterious helicopters in parts of Afghanistan where the ISIS-K is ... The ISIS first surfaced in eastern Nangarhar province and then spilled over into the neighboring Kunar province.
In neighboring Kunar province, Afghan Army killed 10 Taliban militants and detained three others after soldiers fought back a Taliban attack in Ghazi Abad district Friday night, an army source, Mirwais Safi told Xinhua. Afghan Security Forces and the coalition troops have beefed up security operations and ...
In particular, Thurston underestimates the positive role played by local pro-government militias, which did a great deal to contribute to stability. .... Platoon Leader and Infantry Reconnaissance Platoon Leader in the 101st Airborne Division, where he deployed to Afghanistan's Kunar province in 2012-2013.
A US marine and his interpreter are seen during a lull in the fighting at Seray Combat Outpost in Chowkay district, Kunar province. ... To be sure, other interpreters have been able to reach the UK, but only by claiming asylum, in the face of fierce opposition by the government; it was the courts who have ...
He served in Kunar (province) but he was deployed to Kabul. He was wounded in last night's attack when he was on a mission. Now he is under treatment at Emergency hospital," said Sarwar Shah. "I am waiting here since 6am in the morning. One family member of mine was martyred in last night's attack, ...
5 (Xinhua) -- A senior al-Qaida leader has been killed together with 80 anti-government militants following operations in Afghanistan, the country's ... key leaders named Faruq al-Qatani and Bilal were killed after the coalition forces' conducted an airstrike based on a NDS tip off in eastern Kunar province.
Afghan officials claim that hundreds of Pakistani rockets landed in border areas in eastern Kunar province in recent weeks, forcing some people to ... the army "does not fire unless it is attacked" from Afghan areas, which are out of the control of the Afghan government, as were used for attacks on Pakistan.
Afghan officials claim that hundreds of Pakistani rockets landed in border areas in eastern Kunar province in recent weeks, forcing some people to ... the army "does not fire unless it is attacked" from Afghan areas, which are out of the control of the Afghan government, as were used for attacks on Pakistan.
"government should take reciprocal action against it and prevent casualties among our people," said another resident Hussain Ahmad. According to reports, the Pakistani shelling on Kunar province has left dozens of local residents displaced. "221 of our countrymen have been forced to evacuate their ...
Afghanistan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) on Thursday said the Afghan government sees no significant change in Pakistan's policy towards insurgents, ... "Taliban and Daesh militants who are the slaves of Pakistani military attacked Dangam and Chapadarah (in Kunar province) with the support of ...
"government should take reciprocal action against it and prevent casualties among our people," said another resident Hussain Ahmad. According to reports, the Pakistani shelling on Kunar province has left dozens of local residents displaced. "221 of our countrymen have been forced to evacuate their ...
Afghan officials claim that hundreds of Pakistani rockets landed in border areas in eastern Kunar province in recent days, forcing some people to move to other ... Foreign Ministry spokesman Dr Mohammad Faisal said that Afghan areas, which were out of the control of the Afghan government, were used for ...
Kabul/Islamabad: Afghanistan's government said on Monday that it has ordered its border forces to respond to the wave of shelling on its eastern areas by ... This latest wave of attacks has taken place in several districts situated on the disputed border area of the Durand Line in eastern Kunar province.
Kunduz, Afghanistan -- Rahimullah served in the Afghan Army for two years, deployed to the bloody front lines of the southern province of Helmand. When he quit, it was not because of the combat: It was when the Taliban went after his family back home, telling them that if he didn't leave the army there ...
Kabul: Afghanistan said on Wednesday that over 500 missiles landed in its Kunar province in the past four days after being fired from across the Durand ... The residents of the province and the civil society activists have called on government to talk with Islamabad to stop the cross-Durand Line shelling.
Asadabad (Pajhwok): Displaced by Pakistani shelling in eastern Kunar province, 221 families have been assisted with food and other relief supplies, the ... The Afghan government has regularly attempted through diplomatic channels to prevent the aggression from the neighboring country, but to no avail.
We have shared it with government leadership in Kabul. We are waiting for their order to act in this respect," he said. Kunar residents and civil society activists called on government to talk with Islamabad to stop the cross-Durand Line shelling. "The rocket attacks from Pakistan on parts of Kunar province are ...
... governor of Afghanistan's Kunar province Muhammad Nabi Ahmadi, has ... We then informed the Kabul government and also the Pakistani ...
... during a campaign against narcotics in Kunar province, April 29, 2014. ... decisive gains against the Afghan government and its US backers.
The Pakistani police source said the Afghan government had not told them about Ahmadi's visit, adding that "otherwise we would have ...
... left-hand drive cars began in eastern Kunar province on Monday. ... A resident of Asadabad, Nisar, said the government should provide ...
... Islamic State militants in a remote area in Afghanistan's eastern Kunar province. ... The government has no control of the remote area where ...
Asadabad (Pajhwok): police in eastern Kunar province on Friday said ... on government forces and people on the Kunar-Nangarhar highway.


 

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