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IEC is Favoring Ghani’s Campaign Team: Mohaqiq

IEC is Favoring Ghani’s Campaign Team, Mohaqiq

KABUL – The second deputy chief executive, Mohammad Mohaqiq, while visiting the northern province of Jawzjan with a group of Afghan politicians and MPs, accused the Independent Election Commission, or IEC, of favoring President Ghani’s campaign team, and described the situation as ‘critical’, ToloNews reported. According to ToloNews report, Mohaqiq …

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Two US Service Members Killed in Helicopter Crash

Two US Service Members Killed in Helicopter Crash

PUL-E-ALAM – Two American service members were killed on Wednesday in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan, the American military in Kabul said in a statement. As per the statement, the cause of the crash is under investigation, however, preliminary reports do not indicate it was caused by enemy fire. The …

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Daesh Fighters Are Vanquished in Nangarhar: Ghani

Daesh Fighters Are Vanquished in Nangarhar, Ghani

KABUL – President Ashraf Ghani claims Daesh fighters have been vanquished in eastern Nangarhar province. Speaking to volunteers in Jalalabad late on Tuesday, the president commended that the security forces have “obliterated” Daesh militants in Afghanistan. The statement came hours after a prisoner swap with Taliban insurgents raised hopes of …

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Nuclear Lab Project Included in Afghanistan Budget

Nuclear Lab Project Included in Afghanistan Budget

KABUL – Afghan government has included a project to build a nuclear laboratory in the draft of 2020 national budget. The project is expected to cost 41 million Afghanis and is among 11 large projects in the budget proposal. Afghanistan is a member of International Atomic Energy Agency, an organization …

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Released Taliban Prisoners Reach Qatar

Released Taliban Prisoners Reach Qatar

KABUL – The Afghan government has released three key Taliban prisoners, including Annas Haqqani, for exchange with a kidnapped US professor and an Australian professor, reported local media on Tuesday. “Annus Haqqani togethor with two other haqqani networok prisnoers were released from Bagram and arrived in Qatar Monday morning,” ToloNews …

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Bus Crash Kills One, Injures 40 in Baghlan

Bus Crash Kills One, Injures 40 in Baghlan

PUL-E-KHUMRI – At least 40 people have been wounded and one killed as a passenger bus flipped over in northern Baghlan province, an official said on Monday. The incident happened in Girdab area of Baghlan-e-Markazi district, said Javed Basharat, a spokesperson for provincial police. He said that police were transferring …

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