Afghan forces thwart twin explosions in capital Kabul

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19 April 2019
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President Ashraf Ghani at a meeting on Tuesday evening directed relevant departments to ensure "immediate" help to those affected by flash floods in Kabul and other provinces, the Presidential Palace said in a statement.
Two suspects were sentenced to death for killing a journalist in Kandahar, the Attorney General's Office said in a statement.
Taliban claimed attack near Sheberghan Jawzjan3 day ago
Taliban claimed attack near Sheberghan Jawzjan
The Taliban in a statement on Tuesday denied involvement in blowing up of two girls' schools in two consecutive nights at   Deh area of western Farah province, a spokesman for the group Qari Yousuf Ahmadi said in a tweet.3 day ago
The Taliban in a statement on Tuesday denied involvement in blowing up of two girls' schools in two consecutive nights at Deh area of western Farah province, a spokesman for the group Qari Yousuf Ahmadi said in a tweet.
Afghan forces thwart twin explosions in capital Kabul3 day ago
Afghan forces thwart twin explosions in capital Kabul
President @ashrafghani visits some areas in Kabul that are near to the river and are under the floods threat.3 day ago
President @ashrafghani visits some areas in Kabul that are near to the river and are under the floods threat.
Afghan authorities warn of flash floods and heavy rain in Kabul, Khost, Paktiya, Logar, Nangarhar, Laghman, Kapisa, Parwan, Panjshir, Baghlan, Takhar, Badakhshan, Nuristan, Kunar,Wardak, Zabul, Kandahar, Farah, Herat, Badghis, Sar-e-pul and Samangan provinces 16-17 April.3 day ago
Afghan authorities warn of flash floods and heavy rain in Kabul, Khost, Paktiya, Logar, Nangarhar, Laghman, Kapisa, Parwan, Panjshir, Baghlan, Takhar, Badakhshan, Nuristan, Kunar,Wardak, Zabul, Kandahar, Farah, Herat, Badghis, Sar-e-pul and Samangan provinces 16-17 April.
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Afghanistan names 250-member delegation for talks with Taliban in Qatar
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Airstrikes in Kunduz province kill 4 Taliban militants
Unidentified gunmen have blown up the building of Naswan High School in Farah City, the provincial capital3 day ago
Unidentified gunmen have blown up the building of Naswan High School in Farah City, the provincial capital
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Taliban Commander Mullah Gulbuddin Killed Along with 9 Insurgents in Badghis
At least six Taliban militants were killed and 14 further– including their head Mowlawi Ehsanullah – were wounded during clashes with Afghan security forces at Dawlat Abad district of Faryab province, local authorities said.
At least 12 individuals, including a child, have been injured as a result of a magnetic bomb blast in southern Helmand3 day ago
At least 12 individuals, including a child, have been injured as a result of a magnetic bomb blast in southern Helmand
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Dozens of Taliban killed in Kunduz, Badghis raids, airstrikes
Taliban: Key enemy base (Toli) in Samti area of Chah Aab district Takhar overrun last night, enemy fled area after sustaining losses; 3 pickup trucks, 3 logistic trucks, motorbike and sizable amount weapons/equipment seized.
ISKP claimed that its militants assaulted a position of an Afghan Army in the village of Bagh Dara located in Achin in Nangarhar. Two Afghan soldiers were killed and wounded.
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Hundreds of Taliban stormed Kunduz City, the capital of northern Kunduz province, but the attack was repulsed
At least 12 civilians were wounded as a result of blast in Greshk district of Helmand province.  Afghanistan3 day ago
At least 12 civilians were wounded as a result of blast in Greshk district of Helmand province. Afghanistan
At least five people lost their lives and 17 others are missing following Monday night's flash floods in Herat province, the provincial governor's spokesman Jailani Farhad said, adding that the Herat-Kandahar Highway has been closed to traffic due to the floods.
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Also earlier today: Hizbul Ahrar claimed a cross-border attack from Afghanistan in Bajaur Agency (Naogai) targeting a Pakistani border post, claiming to have killed and wounded 3 security personnel and capturing 3 cameras from the post.
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Two suicide bombers blew themselves up before reaching their target in southeastern Khost province, an official said on Monday.
Taliban: Infiltrator inside Khwari CP in Wazir Manda area of Nahr Siraj Helmand killed commander Kazem and 2 soldiers before joining Taliban along with 5 unit weaponry4 day ago
Taliban: Infiltrator inside Khwari CP in Wazir Manda area of Nahr Siraj Helmand killed commander Kazem and 2 soldiers before joining Taliban along with 5 unit weaponry
US Congress delegation lead by Jack Reed met @afgexecutive Dr Abdullah in Kabul, they discussed peace, security and elections.4 day ago
US Congress delegation lead by Jack Reed met @afgexecutive Dr Abdullah in Kabul, they discussed peace, security and elections.
Afghan minister of Refugees and Repatriations, Sayed Hussain Alemi Balkhi: In past three years, we had less than 2000 deportees from Europe, that's the result of our negotiations which we convinced EU countries to look for volunteer repatriation instead of deporting4 day ago
Afghan minister of Refugees and Repatriations, Sayed Hussain Alemi Balkhi: In past three years, we had less than 2000 deportees from Europe, that's the result of our negotiations which we convinced EU countries to look for volunteer repatriation instead of deporting
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Khost: Last night in Tani district in a wedding party a drunk man opened fire and killed five people. Local sources
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The Afghan Army's 215 Maiwand Corps says in a statement that Major Sher Ahmad, a commander of the corps, was killed in a Taliban ambush in Chah-e-Anjir area in Helmand province on Sunday night.
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"The quickest way to prevent casualties is to agree to a ceasefire. Taliban senior leadership should allow their representatives to come to the table and discuss. I will continue to press the case," Khalilzad said in a series of tweet Monday.
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Five people have been killed and 13 others wounded as a result of gunfire at a wedding party in southeastern Khost province
Zabul – At least three soldiers were killed and two others were wounded in roadside bomb explosion Kalat city of Zabul province, Zabul provincial governor, Rahmatullah Yarmal, said
A member of Farah provincial council, Dadullah Qany, says that unknown men destroyed girls' school in capital Farah city by placing explosives in it.4 day ago
A member of Farah provincial council, Dadullah Qany, says that unknown men destroyed girls' school in capital Farah city by placing explosives in it.
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