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In 2009, U.S. troops pulled out of Nuristan, the mountainous province of Afghanistan along the border with Pakistan, effectively surrendering the area to the Taliban. ... Most of the Kalasha ran; the Taliban slaughtered two shepherds and herded almost their 300 sheep across the border to Nuristan.
They are found in the Kashmir region between India and Pakistan and in the Nuristan province of Afghanistan. Altaf Jan, uncle of the murdered girl told The Economic Times that there was huge discrimination against them. "The two communities have cultural differences. But there is systematic effort to ...

Officials in Nangarhar province have vowed to take action following the publication of an IWPR investigation into the extent of sexual harassment at ... including 20 female students, attended the IWPR event, which was later broadcast by a number of radio stations across Nangarhar, Laghman and Nuristan.
In 2012 Karim Dad, a 20-year-old from the eastern province of Nuristan, decided to join the Afghan National Army (ANA). He was deployed to Helmand, in the south of the country, where he became a sergeant in the engineering team of the Maiwand Corp's third brigade at the Shorabak training centre.
Afghan commandos are seen in Qala-i-Zal, a district in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz Province, on May 16, 2017. ... the initial US-led invasion in 2001, the Taliban was largely defeated and went to ground in its traditional strongholds in eastern Afghanistan like Nangarhar, Kunar, and Nuristan provinces.
Panelists taking part in a radio discussion in the eastern province of Nuristan demanded that both government forces and armed insurgents comply strictly with their obligations under international humanitarian, human rights and refugee law. On a television roundtable in Jalalabad, participants shared ...

According to the Nuristan Mining Department, illegal digging of gemstones, including ruby and emerald, is underway at 370 sites without a penny being paid to the government. At some sites ... Ghulam Muhiuddin Noori also acknowledged militants took full advantage of gemstones in the province.
"And when prisoners from other provinces are transferred here, the overcrowding obviously becomes even worse." The province of Nuristan, which border Kunar to the north, also lacks a prison, although officials there said one was not necessary as all legal disputes were settled quite adequately via "tribal ...
Panelists taking part in a radio discussion in the eastern province of Nuristan demanded that both government forces and armed insurgents comply strictly with their obligations under international humanitarian, human rights and refugee law. On a television roundtable in Jalalabad, participants shared ...
Panelists taking part in a radio discussion in the eastern province of Nuristan demanded that both government forces and armed insurgents comply strictly with their obligations under international humanitarian, human rights and refugee law. On a television roundtable in Jalalabad, participants shared ...
WFP distributed food rations to 4,305 people in several districts of Laghman, Kunar and Nuristan provinces. CWSA distributed cash for food to 84 displaced people in Laghman Province, while JEN assisted 1,155 families with hygiene kits. CoAR reached 3,000 displaced and school students with hygiene ...
According to Rejistani, Daesh footholds are located in four provinces in the north and north-east of Afghanistan: namely, Faryab, Jawzjan, Sari-Pol and Badakhshan. "The majority of Daesh ... "The Doab district of Nurestan province is the nearest neighbor to Panjshir province. Recently, 13 families have ...
The mountainous province of Badakhshan in northeastern Afghanistan evaded Taliban rule when the hard-line Islamist movement dominated the rest of the country in the 1990s. Today, however ... "We also border the restive province of Nuristan, which in turn borders Kunar Province [to the east]." In a press ...
JALALABAD - Civilians must be protected from attacks and the impact of conflict by warring parties stressed participants at a UN-backed television roundtable in the eastern province of Nangarhar. In a televised ... Similar programs in Nuristan and Nangahar provinces are also under way. UNAMA supports ...
Fazlullah and his fighters escaped to neighboring Afghanistan in the summer of 2009 and are now reportedly based in Kunar and Nuristan provinces. ... Pakistan has alleged that the three fugitive militants have built safe havens in eastern Nangarhar province and are using Afghan soil to launch terrorist ...
According to the 25th Infantry Division Association, its 3rd Brigade Combat Team arrived in Afghanistan in April 2011, charged with security and stability operations for Nangarhar, Kunar and Nuristan provinces along the border with Pakistan. As a child, Wong had always dreamed of joining the Army, said ...
Nearly 2,500 people have reportedly been displaced to four districts of Parwan Province from Kapisa, Laghman, Nuristan and Samangan provinces due to armed conflict in their villages. Northern/North Eastern: No significant displacements have been signalled from the two regions during the reporting ...

In February more than half of the attacks happened in Faryab, Helmand, Uruzgan, Farah, Kandahar and Nangarhar provinces and the remaining attacks took place in 21 provinces. Pajhwok did not receive security report from Bamyan, Ghor, Heart, Maidan Wardak, Nuristan, Paktia and Panjshir province.
(MENAFN - Pajhwok Afghan News) PARON (Pajhwok): The Provincial Council (PC) head for eastern Nuristan province says some people have swollen ... In an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News, the public representative urged the government to pay adequate attention to lifting Nuristan out of ...
Wardoj district since its fall to the Taliban militants two and half years ago has been regarded as the main base of the armed group in Badakhshan province and the neighboring Takhar and Nuristan regions. Meantime, Dawlat Mohammad Khawar the governor for Wardoj district, when approached by ...
Mohmmad Musa Kamal, head of Nuristan telecommunication department, who was staying at the hotel ahead of a scheduled conference on Sunday, also ... In the northern province of Balkh, at least 18 people were killed in an attack by the Taliban late Saturday, most of them members of the local police ...
Asadabad (Pajhwok): At least three Daesh -- or so-called Islamic State (IS) -- rebels have been killed in during an airstrike in eastern Nuristan province, an official said on Monday. Mohammad Saeed Momand, the governor's spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident raid by foreign forces ...
... Defense and Security Force members in eight provinces, according to a statement by the national defence ministry. Among the deceased were three key Taliban commanders, who have been identified as Ehsanullah, Haidar and Qahraman. Operations were conducted in Nangarhar, Laghman, Nuristan, ...
The military operations were conducted in Nangarhar, Laghman, Nuristan, Ghazni, Uruzgan, Herat, Faryab and Jawzjan provinces, the ministry said. The ministry said several hideouts of terrorists and their weapons were destroyed during the military operations. The ministry did not mention about possible ...
"The military operations were conducted in Nangarhar, Laghman, Nuristan, Ghazni, Uruzgan, Herat, Faryab and Jawzjan provinces. Several hideouts of terrorists and their weapons were destroyed during the military operations", the ministry stated. "The mission included six special operations and nine ...
Over 167 Daesh operatives were killed and 50 others wounded in the eastern province of Nangarhar and Laghman over the past nine days, according to ... But government says that currently Daesh fighters are active in Nangarhar, Kunar, Laghman, Nuristan, Faryab, Sar-e-Pul and Jawozjan provinces.
Over 167 Daesh operatives were killed and 50 others wounded in the eastern province of Nangarhar and Laghman over the past nine days, according to ... But government says that currently Daesh fighters are active in Nangarhar, Kunar, Laghman, Nuristan, Faryab, Sar-e-Pul and Jawozjan provinces.
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. "In recent weeks, the most hits given to Daesh militants were in eastern and northern Afghanistan," said Abdullah. A few months ago, Daesh focused on ...
As many as 898 people took part in the survey, with the number of respondents from each province determined on the basis of population data from the Central ... In the remaining 26 provinces -- Kunduz, Bamyan, Nuristan, Parwan, Baghlan, Panjsher, Badakhshan, Farah, Uruzgan, Balkh, Paktika, Paktia, ...
He said training workshops for engineers stationed in capital Kabul and provinces were also considered for their capacity building in spheres of surveying ... Employees in provinces would also receive vocational trainings in controlling the quality of water, the minister said, adding the initiative would cover ...
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. "In recent weeks, the most hits given to Daesh militants were in eastern and northern Afghanistan," said Abdullah. A few months ago, ...
As many as 898 people took part in the survey, with the number of respondents from each province determined on the basis of population data from the Central ... In the remaining 26 provinces -- Kunduz, Bamyan, Nuristan, Parwan, Baghlan, Panjsher, Badakhshan, Farah, Uruzgan, Balkh, Paktika, Paktia, ...
Other articles included a report on soaring tourism to historical sites in Bamiyan province and on the success of the pine nut crop in Khost, Paktia and ... Workshops held in the eastern provinces of Nangarhar, Laghman, Kunar, and Nuristan provinces were attended by 34 male and female reporters in ...
(MENAFN - Pajhwok Afghan News) JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The 's Affairs Department in eastern Nuristan province says many incidents of violence against women are being resolved by tribal elders instead of courts. Some 45 cases of violence against women have been recorded during the ongoing .
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The women info-icon 's Affairs Department in eastern Nuristan province says many incidents of violence against women are being resolved by tribal elders instead of courts. Some 45 cases of violence against women have been recorded during the ongoing solar year info-icon .
Local officials say at least 119 people have been killed with scores more missing in several mountainous provinces. Entire villages in the north and east are reported to be under snow. President Ashraf Ghani visited Nuristan province which lost at least 70 people. He travelled to the Bargmatal district, where ...
Conflict displacement has continued into 2017 with 320,000 new IDPs by the end of September. While this represents around a 11 per cent reduction compared to those displaced by fighting in the same period in 2016, a rising insurgency and increased insecurity are exacerbating existing humanitarian ...
UNAMA's human rights section head for the east, Erdem Ozyurek, also spoke on the occasion, saying a total of 39 incidents of honor killing and other murderers were recorded in the eastern zone -- Laghman, Nuristan, Nangarhar and Kunar provinces -- this year. He said 48 women were killed in the ...
He said the documents showed 14,395 acres of land had been usurped by 1,744 government officials and powerful individuals in the province. he did not go into more details about the list. Meanwhile ... No incident of land grabbing has been reported in Daikundi, Panjshir, Nuristan and Kunar provinces.
In Helmand province alone, cultivation increased by 63,700 hectares (+79%) which accounted for about half of the total national increase. Strong ... The number of provinces affected by opium poppy cultivation increased from 21 to 24. Ghazni, Samangan and Nuristan provinces lost their poppy-free status.
Employees in provinces would also receive vocational trainings in controlling the quality of water, the minister said, adding the initiative would cover villages and districts on a priority basis where incidents paralysis among children had emerged. According to him, currently 53 percent of people have access ...
JALALABAD - More institutions, individuals and community leaders in the eastern provinces are stepping up to speak and act for women's rights and to ... raise awareness on initiatives aimed at eliminating all types of violence against women in the eastern provinces of Nangarhar, Laghman and Nuristan.
... issue of violence against women in the eastern province and in Kunar, Laghman and Nuristan. They said the high level of violence against women was considerably worrying. Women's rights activists called on government to help end the problem - not only in the eastern provinces but across the country.
There were no reports of attacks in Badghis, Bamyan, Daikundi, Takhar and Nuristan provinces last month. It was for the first time in three years that security forces were attacked in central Panjshir province last month. A retired military general and military expert, Gen. Abdul Wahid Taqat, said Nangarhar ...
The photos will show the plains of Bakwa in Farah province; the towering mountains of the Hindu Kush in Nuristan and Badakhshan provinces; ...
Central: More than 1,500 people were reportedly displaced to Mohammed Agha and Pul-e-Alam districts, Logar, from within Logar as well as from Kunar and Kunduz provinces. More than 500 people reportedly arrived in three districts of Panjsher province from districts in Baghlan, Laghman and Nuristan.
The ISIS jihad is for establishing Khurasan Province under the caliphate ... of Malakand area of Pakistan and Nuristan and Kunar provinces of Afghanistan.
She originally comes from Nuristan province, in the far east of Afghanistan. She said her family is not completely agreed with her decision to continue learning ...
In South Asia, ISIS aims to establish Khorasan Province under the ... area of Pakistan and Nuristan and Kunar provinces in Afghanistan. To fulfil ...
... to become a paratrooper to overcome his fear of heights--he was assigned to the notoriously dangerous Kunar and Nuristan provinces.


 

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