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Founder of Afghanistan’s first private insurance firm optimistic about economic growth

Founder of Afghanistan’s first private insurance firm optimistic about economic growth

26 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

Afghan entrepreneur Sayed Sadat Mansoor Naderi who founded Afghanistan’s first private insurance firm is optimistic about the economic growth of the country, expressing hopes that an absolute peace would have a huge positive impact on economy. “For the Afghanistan economy I always like to be optimistic hoping for absolute peace in our country which will […] The post Founder of Afghanistan’s first private insurance firm optimistic about economic growth appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Afghan soldier given death sentence for deliberately killing an Army Officer

Afghan soldier given death sentence for deliberately killing an Army Officer

26 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

A court sentenced a soldier of 209th Shaheen Corps to death for deliberately shooting and killing an Army officer in North of Afghanistan. According to a statement released by 209th Shaheen Corps, the Court sentenced Syed Musa to death on charges of deliberate murder of Major Hashmatullah late in the month of October. The statement […] The post Afghan soldier given death sentence for deliberately killing an Army Officer appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Afghan Air Force receives more light attack helicopters from MD Helicopters

Afghan Air Force receives more light attack helicopters from MD Helicopters

26 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

According to a statement released by MD Helicopters, the helicopters, part of a 30-aircraft order arrived in Kandahar Airfield on 27th of October. Lynn Tilton, Chief Executive Officer for MD Helicopters said “The vigilant efforts of the Afghan Air Force to protect their country and their citizens from the expanse of terrorism are both noble […] The post Afghan Air Force receives more light attack helicopters from MD Helicopters appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

62 ISIS militants including Pakistani, Turkish nationals surrender to Afghan forces

62 ISIS militants including Pakistani, Turkish nationals surrender to Afghan forces

26 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

A group of 62 ISIS militants including Pakistani and Turkish nationals surrendered to Afghan forces in eastern Nangarhar province. The local officials said the militants, including 30 Pakistanis and 2 Turkish nationals surrendered to Afghan forces in Achin district of Nangarhar. Tamim Arif Momand, the deputy provincial governor of Nangarhar said the militants surrendered amid […] The post 62 ISIS militants including Pakistani, Turkish nationals surrender to Afghan forces appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Security firm pays Kabul Municipality 5.76m in fines for cutting 24 trees along Airport Road

Security firm pays Kabul Municipality 5.76m in fines for cutting 24 trees along Airport Road

25 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

A Security firm paid Kabul Municipality 5.76 million Afghanis in fines for cutting 24 trees alongside Airport Road, the Kabul Municipality said. According to a statement released by Kabul Municipality, the Security Firm had cut 24 trees along Airport Road late in August, without coordinating Kabul Municipality. The statement further added that the municipal authority […] The post Security firm pays Kabul Municipality 5.76m in fines for cutting 24 trees along Airport Road appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Local Taliban commanders among 16 killed, wounded in Balkh and Jawzjan clashes

Local Taliban commanders among 16 killed, wounded in Balkh and Jawzjan clashes

25 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

Clashes in northern Balkh and Jawzjan provinces left 16 Taliban militants dead or wounded including local commanders of the group, the 209th Shaheen Corps said. According to a statement released by Shaheen Corps, the Taliban militants attacked Khel Guli Base in Dawlatabad district of Balkh at 7 pm local time on Saturday which sparked clashes […] The post Local Taliban commanders among 16 killed, wounded in Balkh and Jawzjan clashes appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Indian women and children among 900 ISIS affiliates who surrendered to Afghan forces

Indian women and children among 900 ISIS affiliates who surrendered to Afghan forces

25 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

A group of ten Indian women and children, all relatives of ISIS affiliates have also surrendered to Afghan forces in eastern Nangarhar province. Sources privy of the development have said at least 900 ISIS affiliates including foreigners have surrendered to the Afghan forces since the launch of offensive on 12th of November. The sources further […] The post Indian women and children among 900 ISIS affiliates who surrendered to Afghan forces appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

ICA declared as 2019 winner of the Best Insurance Company in Afghanistan

ICA declared as 2019 winner of the Best Insurance Company in Afghanistan

25 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The UK-based Capital Finance International declared Insurance Corporation of Afghanistan (ICA) as 2019 winner of the Best Insurance Company (Afghanistan) award. The judging panel of Capital Finance International unanimously declared ICA as the winner of the award, recognizing the impressive portfolio of the company, tailor-made insurance solutions and the company’s continued role in fueling product […] The post ICA declared as 2019 winner of the Best Insurance Company in Afghanistan appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Airstrike kills Taliban’s shadow district chief in Faryab province

Airstrike kills Taliban’s shadow district chief in Faryab province

25 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

An airstrike in northern Faryab province killed four Taliban militants including the shadow district chief of the group, the Afghan military said. According to a statement released by 209th Shaheen Corps, the security forces conducted the airstrike in Khwaja Gowhar Village of Almar district on Saturday, targeting a compound of Taliban militants. The statement further […] The post Airstrike kills Taliban’s shadow district chief in Faryab province appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Saleh’s claims about alleged insult of Hazara people spark furor amid election tensions

Saleh’s claims about alleged insult of Hazara people spark furor amid election tensions

24 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The remarks by Amrullah Saleh, the running mate of President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani about the alleged insult of Hazara people has sparked furor amid tensions over September presidential elections. Saleh posted a statement online claiming that one of the members of a specific cell in Stability and Partnership team led by Abdullah Abdullah insulted the […] The post Saleh’s claims about alleged insult of Hazara people spark furor amid election tensions appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Foreign national killed, 5 Afghans wounded in Kabul grenade attack

Foreign national killed, 5 Afghans wounded in Kabul grenade attack

24 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

Grenade attack in Kabul city killed a foreign national in Kabul city earlier this evening, the security officials said. Nasrat Rahimi, a spokesperson for the Ministry of Interior confirmed that unknown gunmen hurled hand grenade on a vehicle of UN agency in the 9th district of the city at 6:20 pm local time. Rahimi further […] The post Foreign national killed, 5 Afghans wounded in Kabul grenade attack appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Afghan forces foil militants bid to detonate multiple IEDs in Khost

Afghan forces foil militants bid to detonate multiple IEDs in Khost

24 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Afghan forces thwarted militants bid to detonate multiple Improvised Explosive Devices in South-eastern Khost province. According to a statement released by Ministry of Interior, the security forces discovered and defused 8 IEDs during the operations which they launched few days ago in Musa Khe district. The statement further added that the militants had planted […] The post Afghan forces foil militants bid to detonate multiple IEDs in Khost appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Taliban militants suffer heavy casualties in Faryab and Ghazni operations

Taliban militants suffer heavy casualties in Faryab and Ghazni operations

24 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Taliban militants suffered heavy casualties during the operations in northern Faryab and South-eastern Ghazni provinces, the Afghan military said. The 209th Shaheen Corps in the North said in a statement that a series of airstrikes killed 6 Taliban militants and wounded 3 others in Qaramqol and Andkhoi districts of Faryab. The statement further added […] The post Taliban militants suffer heavy casualties in Faryab and Ghazni operations appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Afghan forces suffer casualties in Taliban attack in Daikundi province

Afghan forces suffer casualties in Taliban attack in Daikundi province

24 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Afghan forces suffered casualties in a coordinated Taliban attack in central Daikundi province, the local security officials said. Gul Aqa Sajadi, a spokesman for the provincial police headquarters confirmed that eight security personnel lost their lives after a large number of Taliban militants attacked the security check posts in Kajran district. He said the […] The post Afghan forces suffer casualties in Taliban attack in Daikundi province appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

Afghan man arrested at Indian airport for carrying $14,000 in unauthorized manner

Afghan man arrested at Indian airport for carrying $14,000 in unauthorized manner

24 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Central Industrial Force (CISF) personnel of India arrested an Afghan national on charges of carrying $14,000 in an ‘unauthorized’ manner while attempting to travel to Kabul from New Delhi. The Indian security officials have said the CISF personnel arrested Bakhtyari Waheedullah from Inhira Gandhi International Airport at 5:30 am local time on Saturday, according […] The post Afghan man arrested at Indian airport for carrying $14,000 in unauthorized manner appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

9 Taliban militants killed, detained in Special Forces raids in Farah, Herat and Kabul

9 Taliban militants killed, detained in Special Forces raids in Farah, Herat and Kabul

24 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Special Forces killed 5 Taliban militants and arrested 4 others during the operations in Farah, Herat and Kabul provinces. The military officials said Sunday the Special Forces killed 5 Taliban militants and destroyed a cache of weapons in Pusht-e Rod district of Farah. The officials further added that the Special Forces arrested 3 Taliban […] The post 9 Taliban militants killed, detained in Special Forces raids in Farah, Herat and Kabul appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

22 ISIS militants surrender to Afghan Special Forces in Nangarhar: MoD

22 ISIS militants surrender to Afghan Special Forces in Nangarhar: MoD

24 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

A group of 22 militants of ISIS Khurasan, the offshoot of IS terrorist group in Afghanistan, surrendered to Afghan Special Forces in Nangarhar province. According to a statement released by Ministry of Defense (MoD), the militants surrendered to Special Forces in Achin district of Nangarhar. The statement further added that the militants also handed over […] The post 22 ISIS militants surrender to Afghan Special Forces in Nangarhar: MoD appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.

8 Taliban militants killed, wounded in Special Forces raid in Kunduz

8 Taliban militants killed, wounded in Special Forces raid in Kunduz

23 Nov 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency The Khaama Press News Agency

The Special Forces killed or wounded eight Taliban militants during an operation in northern Kunduz province, the military said Saturday. According to a statement released by Special Operations Corps, the Special Forces conducted the raid in Taloka Village located in the provincial capital of Kunduz. The statement further added that the Special Forces killed 5 […] The post 8 Taliban militants killed, wounded in Special Forces raid in Kunduz appeared first on The Khaama Press News Agency.