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At Least Five Rockets Hit U.S. Military Base in Bagram

At Least Five Rockets Hit U.S. Military Base in Bagram

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April 9 (The Killid Group) — At least five rockets struck a U.S. air base in Bagram early on Thursday morning, but there were no immediate reports on casualties, security officials confirmed. Today at around 5:40am, five rockets targeting U.S. military base in Bagram were fired from a vehicle, said Tariq Arian, a spokesman for […] The post At Least Five Rockets Hit U.S. Military Base in Bagram appeared first on The Killid Group.

Afghanistan Gov't to Release 100 More Taliban Prisoners

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April 9 (The Killid Group) – The Afghan government will release a hundred more Taliban prisoners a day after it freed the first batch of the group's inmates, said officials in the National Security Council. The spokesperson for the National Security Council, Javid Faisal said in a recent tweet that another hundred Taliban prisoners will […] The post Afghanistan Gov't to Release 100 More Taliban Prisoners appeared first on The Killid Group.

WHO: Europe Still Remains Epicenter of Coronavirus

WHO: Europe Still Remains Epicenter of Coronavirus

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April 9 (The Killid Group) – According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) is still in Europe, with Italy and Spain particularly hard hit countries with more deaths than in the rest of the world. As of today, more than 690,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases have been reported in […] The post WHO: Europe Still Remains Epicenter of Coronavirus appeared first on The Killid Group.

President Ghani Cancels Decree of Moving Key Ministry Functions to Presidential Office

President Ghani Cancels Decree of Moving Key Ministry Functions to Presidential Office

07 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 7 (The Killid Group) – President Ashraf Ghani has canceled the decree of moving key functions of finance ministry to his office, said the Afghan acting minister of finance. Abdul Hadi Arghandiwal, the Afghan acting minister of finance told media on Monday that at his request and under a new order, President Ghani has […] The post President Ghani Cancels Decree of Moving Key Ministry Functions to Presidential Office appeared first on The Killid Group.

Khost: A Child Rescued after Being Abducted

Khost: A Child Rescued after Being Abducted

07 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 7 (The Killid Group) – According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Interior, a child was rescued after being kidnapped in Momandai area of Khost’s Alisher district. According to the source, the rescued child who was named Atal was abducted by the kidnappers two days earlier. Atal was handed over to his […] The post Khost: A Child Rescued after Being Abducted appeared first on The Killid Group.

Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan Reach 423, with Total 11 Fatalities

Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan Reach 423, with Total 11 Fatalities

07 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 7 (The Killid Group) – The total number of coronavirus cases in Afghanistan has increased to 423 on Tuesday, while that of deaths hit 11 , according to fresh data released by the country’s health officials. Waheedullah Mayar, the Afghan health ministry spokesperson, confirmed that there were 56 new active coronavirus infections over the […] The post Coronavirus Cases in Afghanistan Reach 423, with Total 11 Fatalities appeared first on The Killid Group.

Abdullah Demands Power-Sharing Deal with 40% of Cabinet

Abdullah Demands Power-Sharing Deal with 40% of Cabinet

07 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 7 (The Killid Group) – Sources close to the former president Hamid Karzai and jihadi leader Abdul Rab Rasool Sayyaf told local media that Dr. Abdullah Abdullah wants a 40-45 percent of the government’s cabinet. According to sources, Dr. Abdullah has also demanded an executive prime minister's role. Earlier, President Ghani proposed him a […] The post Abdullah Demands Power-Sharing Deal with 40% of Cabinet appeared first on The Killid Group.

Europe Coronavirus Update: Italy Coronavirus Cases in Italy Hit 132,547, Death Toll at 16,523

Europe Coronavirus Update: Italy Coronavirus Cases in Italy Hit 132,547, Death Toll at 16,523

07 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 7 (The Killid Group) – The total number of coronavirus cases in Italy has increased to 132,547 on Tuesday, while that of deaths hit 16,523, according to the data provided by JHU. Italy with the highest death toll of more than 16,000 remains the first worst-hit country, yet on Sunday, it reported its lowest […] The post Europe Coronavirus Update: Italy Coronavirus Cases in Italy Hit 132,547, Death Toll at 16,523 appeared first on The Killid Group.

Taliban Won't Participate in Prisoner Release Talks: Spokesperson

Taliban Won't Participate in Prisoner Release Talks: Spokesperson

07 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 7 (The Killid Group) – Taliban announced a suspension of prisoner release talks with the Afghan government due to a delay in prisoner swap process. Suhail Shaheen, the Taliban’s spokesperson, in a tweet said that their three-member technical team won’t participate in “fruitless” talks with the Afghan government. “We sent a technical team of […] The post Taliban Won't Participate in Prisoner Release Talks: Spokesperson appeared first on The Killid Group.

British PM Taken to Intensive Care after Coronavirus Symptoms Worsen

British PM Taken to Intensive Care after Coronavirus Symptoms Worsen

07 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 7 (The Killid Group) – UK’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson was taken to Intensive Care Unit (ICU) on Monday night after his condition with coronavirus symptoms “worsened,” Downing Street said. While Prime Minister Johnson is hospitalized, UK’s Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab will temporarily take over the prime minister's duties, UK’s government announced. The prime minister, 55, […] The post British PM Taken to Intensive Care after Coronavirus Symptoms Worsen appeared first on The Killid Group.

Coronavirus Updates: Italy's Death Toll Hits 16,000

Coronavirus Updates: Italy's Death Toll Hits 16,000

06 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 6 (The Killid Group) — Italy with the highest death toll of nearly 16,000 remains the first worst-hit country, yet on Sunday, it reported its lowest daily coronavirus death toll in more than two weeks, a sign it may have passed the peak of its crisis. According to the John Hopkins University's tally, the […] The post Coronavirus Updates: Italy's Death Toll Hits 16,000 appeared first on The Killid Group.

COVID-19 Infection Toll Hits 367 in Afghanistan, with Total of 11 Deaths

COVID-19 Infection Toll Hits 367 in Afghanistan, with Total of 11 Deaths

06 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 6 (The Killid Group) — The infection toll from COVID-19 in Afghanistan hit 367, with a total of eleven deaths since the outbreak, said Health Ministry officials. According to Mohammad Rafiq Shirzai, Herat's health department spokesman, in Afghanistan, of the total 30 confirmed cases over the past 24 hours, 16 were in Herat, the […] The post COVID-19 Infection Toll Hits 367 in Afghanistan, with Total of 11 Deaths appeared first on The Killid Group.

Leader of ISIS in Afghanistan Arrested

Leader of ISIS in Afghanistan Arrested

05 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 5 (The Killid Group) — The Afghan security forces arrested the leader of the Islamic State of Khorasan Province (ISKP), along with 19 other militants on Saturday, said the Afghan National Security Directorate in a statement. According to a statement issued by the Afghan  National Directorate of Security, Aslam Farooqi Orokzai, a Pakistani national, […] The post Leader of ISIS in Afghanistan Arrested appeared first on The Killid Group.

COVID-19 Infection Toll Jumps to 337 in Afghanistan

COVID-19 Infection Toll Jumps to 337 in Afghanistan

05 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 5 (The Killid Group) — The total infections from the coronavirus pandemic in Afghanistan has now jumped to more than 300, according to the data provided by health ministry. The coronavirus (COVID-19) infection toll hit at least 337 in Afghanistan, with at least six deaths, and 15 recoveries, said Waheedullah Mayar, the health ministry […] The post COVID-19 Infection Toll Jumps to 337 in Afghanistan appeared first on The Killid Group.

Death Toll from COVID-19 in United States Surpasses 7,150

Death Toll from COVID-19 in United States Surpasses 7,150

04 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

March 31 (The Killid Group) — According to a tally by John Hopkins University, more than 7,150 people have died in the United States from COVID-19. There have been at least 278,458 cases of coronavirus that have been detected and tested in the United States, according to the data provided by the Coronavirus Center of […] The post Death Toll from COVID-19 in United States Surpasses 7,150 appeared first on The Killid Group.

Member of PPS Shot Dead in Kabul

Member of PPS Shot Dead in Kabul

04 Apr 2020 The Killid Group The Killid Group

April 4 (The Killid Group) – The Interior Ministry has confirmed that a member of President’s Protective Service (PPS), Qiamuddin Maqsodi, was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Paghman district of Kabul city. Marwa Amini, the deputy spokesperson for the Ministry of Interior confirmed on Saturday that last night at around 8:20pm, a number of […] The post Member of PPS Shot Dead in Kabul appeared first on The Killid Group.