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Pandemic crisis: Tough challenge for people of Afghanistan amid COVID-19

Pandemic crisis: Tough challenge for people of Afghanistan amid COVID-19

11 Hour The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The first case to test positive for COVID-19 in Afghanistan was reported on February 24 in western Herat province. The patient was a newly deported Afghan who had arrived from Iran. Since February 24, the number of people testing positive for Covid-19 has increased. Initially, one of the key reasons for the high rate of […] The post Pandemic crisis: Tough challenge for people of Afghanistan amid COVID-19 appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Abdullah to visit to Pakistan in the near future

Abdullah to visit to Pakistan in the near future

11 Hour The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Chairman of the High Council for Reconciliation Abdullah Abdullah will visit Pakistan in the near future, it has been reported. Abdullah is expected to visit the country on an official invitation of Shah Mehmood Qureshi, the foreign minister of Pakistan. “Pakistan-Afghanistan relations are moving forward. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has invited the Chairman […] The post Abdullah to visit to Pakistan in the near future appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Clash in Kabul leaves one terrorist dead

Clash in Kabul leaves one terrorist dead

11 Hour The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

A clash broke out between security forces and the terrorists in Kabul in the early hours of Monday, leaving one terrorist dead. The Kabul Police Headquarters in a statement said a clash broke out security forces and the terrorists in Mir Bacha Kot district of Kabul at around 2 am on Monday. The statement further […] The post Clash in Kabul leaves one terrorist dead appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Taliban violence is unacceptable, it has to go down: NATO SCR

Taliban violence is unacceptable, it has to go down: NATO SCR

1 Day The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The NATO called on the Taliban group to decrease violence as the country is going towards an intra-Afghan peace dialogue. Stefano Pontecorvo, the NATO Senior Civilian Representative to Afghanistan in a video message published on his twitter account has said that the Taliban violence has to go down as it creates an issue for the […] The post Taliban violence is unacceptable, it has to go down: NATO SCR appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Kabul Police foil militants bid to detonate a remote-controlled bomb in the city

Kabul Police foil militants bid to detonate a remote-controlled bomb in the city

04 Jul 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Kabul Police foiled militants bid to detonate a remote-controlled bomb in the city, the Kabul Police Headquarters said. According to a statement released by Kabul Police, the militants had planted a remote-controlled bomb on a roadside in Shewaki area located in the 8th district of the city. The statement further added that the police […] The post Kabul Police foil militants bid to detonate a remote-controlled bomb in the city appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Explosion targets police vehicle in Kabul city earlier today

Explosion targets police vehicle in Kabul city earlier today

04 Jul 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

An explosion ripped through a vehicle of the Afghan National Police (ANP) forces in Kabul city earlier today, the security sources said. According to the officials in Kabul Police Headquarters, a magnetic bomb planted in a police vehicle went off at around 7:21 am local time in the 11th district of the city. The officials […] The post Explosion targets police vehicle in Kabul city earlier today appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Khalilzad releases details of his meetings in Qatar including engagement with Taliban

Khalilzad releases details of his meetings in Qatar including engagement with Taliban

04 Jul 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The U.S. envoy for Afghan peace Zalmay Khalilzad released the details of his meetings in Qatar including the engagement with the Taliban in Doha. Khalilzad issued a statement on Twitter, stating that he and Adam Boehler, the CEO of the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation held important meetings during their trip in Qatari capital of […] The post Khalilzad releases details of his meetings in Qatar including engagement with Taliban appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Ghani’s running mate Yousof Ghazanfar dies of Covid-19 in Turkey

Ghani’s running mate Yousof Ghazanfar dies of Covid-19 in Turkey

03 Jul 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

Mohammad Yousof Ghazanfar, Ghani’s special representative for the economic development, trade and poverty reduction died of the Coronavirus in Turkey, the state media RTA reported. Yousof Ghazanfar was a running mate to President Ghani in the 2019 Presidential elections who comes from a wealthy and a trader family. Ghazanfar was a running mate to President […] The post Ghani’s running mate Yousof Ghazanfar dies of Covid-19 in Turkey appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Ghani confers the title of Marshal on General Dostum

Ghani confers the title of Marshal on General Dostum

03 Jul 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani conferred the title of ‘Marshal of Afghanistan’ on General Abdul Rashid Dostum, the former first vice president of Afghanistan. The Office of the President in a statement said President Ghani issued a decree in this regard late last month. According to a copy of the decree which has been published online, […] The post Ghani confers the title of Marshal on General Dostum appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Afghan Nomads: The Way of Life or an Ethnic Armed Group

Afghan Nomads: The Way of Life or an Ethnic Armed Group

02 Jul 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

In Afghanistan, certain people are usually giving specific perspectives to objections, having links with ethnic and other issues. It is not important what basis an objection has, certainly, it has links with social, ethnic… issues. What is more important is the criticism itself and it must be asked why an objection has been raised against […] The post Afghan Nomads: The Way of Life or an Ethnic Armed Group appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

The US-Russia blame game: Afghan Diplomacy Needs to be Active

The US-Russia blame game: Afghan Diplomacy Needs to be Active

01 Jul 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

US and Russia agreed on not accepting or supporting the restoration of the Taliban regime what is so-called “Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan”, expressed in a joint statement just a week after the US-Taliban peace deal was inked.[1] But still the “blame game” did not over between US and Russia concerning issues related to Afghanistan. However, […] The post The US-Russia blame game: Afghan Diplomacy Needs to be Active appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Pompro tweets about his conversation with Taliban chief negotiator in Qatar

Pompro tweets about his conversation with Taliban chief negotiator in Qatar

01 Jul 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tweeted about his conversation with the the chief negotiator of Taliban based in Qatari capital of Doha. “Spoke yesterday with the Taliban chief negotiator to press the Taliban to live up to their commitments under the U.S.-Taliban Agreement, including not to attack Americans,” Pompeo tweeted. This comes as the […] The post Pompro tweets about his conversation with Taliban chief negotiator in Qatar appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Armed robber killed during a clash with Kabul Police

Armed robber killed during a clash with Kabul Police

01 Jul 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The police forces in Kabul killed an armed robber during a clash in Bagrami district, the Kabul Police Headquarter said in a statement. The statement further added that the police forces clashed with the armed robber in Seya Beni area of the district late on Monday night. According to Kabul Police Headquarters, the police forces […] The post Armed robber killed during a clash with Kabul Police appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

3 Taliban leaders among 5 killed, wounded in Faryab

3 Taliban leaders among 5 killed, wounded in Faryab

01 Jul 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The security forces inflicted casualties on five Taliban militants including three local leaders of the group in northern Faryab province. The 209th Shaheen Corps in a statement said the Taliban militants attacked the security posts of the Afghan forces in Ozlik Village of Qaisar district. The statement further added that the security forces killed two […] The post 3 Taliban leaders among 5 killed, wounded in Faryab appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Pentagon reacts to alleged cooperation between Russia and Taliban to kill U.S. forces

Pentagon reacts to alleged cooperation between Russia and Taliban to kill U.S. forces

30 Jun 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Department of Defense (Pentagon) reacted to the alleged reports which suggest that the Russian Intelligence Unit paid Taliban to kill the U.S. forces inAfghanistan. “The Department of Defense continues to evaluate intelligence that Russian GRU operatives were engaged in malign activity against United States and coalition forces in Afghanistan,” Chief Pentagon Spokesman Jonathan Hoffman […] The post Pentagon reacts to alleged cooperation between Russia and Taliban to kill U.S. forces appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Taliban release details of Mullah Baradar’s meeting with Iran’s special envoy

Taliban release details of Mullah Baradar’s meeting with Iran’s special envoy

30 Jun 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Taliban group released the details of the meeting between Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar and Mohammad Ibrahim Tahiryan, the special envoy of the government of Iran for Afghanistan. Suhai Shaheen, a spokesperson for the political office of Taliban in Qatar, said Mullah Baradar met with Tahiryan in Qatari capital of Doha on Monday. According to […] The post Taliban release details of Mullah Baradar’s meeting with Iran’s special envoy appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Taliban militants suffer heavy casualties in Jawzjan province

Taliban militants suffer heavy casualties in Jawzjan province

30 Jun 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Taliban militants suffered heavy casualties during the operations in northern Jawzjan province of Afghanistan, the Afghan military said. The 209th Shaheen Corps in a statement said at least 7 Taliban militants were killed and 4 others were wounded during the operations in Khamaab district and on the highway between Jawzjan and Sar-e Pul provinces. […] The post Taliban militants suffer heavy casualties in Jawzjan province appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Khalilzad departs for Doha, Islamabad and Tashkent in support of Afghan peace talks

Khalilzad departs for Doha, Islamabad and Tashkent in support of Afghan peace talks

29 Jun 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The U.S. envoy for Afghan peace Zalmay Khalilzad left for Doha, Islamabad and Tashkent as part of Washington’s ongoing efforts to help the Afghan peace talks. “U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad departed on June 28 for travel to Doha, Islamabad, and Tashkent. At all three locations, Ambassador Khalilzad will urge support […] The post Khalilzad departs for Doha, Islamabad and Tashkent in support of Afghan peace talks appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.


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