Taliban's Key 'Red Unit' Commander Killed

Afghanistan, Sept. 18 -- In a government operation in the Surobi district of Kabul City, the Taliban's assigned red unit deputy commander was killed. Police HQ in Kabul told the press, that security ... Read More

Officials Lay Foundation to Build Counter Narcotics Canine Center in Kabul

Afghanistan, Sept. 17 -- The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Country Office for Afghanistan and the Counter Narcotics Police of Afghanistan (CNPA) held a groundbreaking ceremony, marking the... Read More

Unidentified Female Body Found in Brutal Condition

Afghanistan, Sept. 17 -- An unidentified female body is reportedly found in Aino Mena City of Kandahar province, who was brutally murdered with her face entirely incised. Kandahar security chief Gen.... Read More

UNHCR Calls for Immediate Solution to Refugee Problems in Lesbos Camp

World, Sept. 17 -- The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees said problems of Lesbos migrants should be addressed quickly, as their struggle is not living facilities at the camp but they want ... Read More

Foreign Minister to Discuss Trade and Transit Development with Tajikistan

Afghanistan, Sept. 17 -- Mohammad Hanif Atmar, Acting Foreign Minister, headed a high-profile delegation to Tajikistan, in a bid to discuss joint cooperation and economic developing in the county and ... Read More

Discussing Cause of War Determines Peace in Afghanistan: Taliban Spokesman

Afghanistan, Sept. 17 -- The Taliban's Spokesman Mohammad Naeem Wardak said Wednesday in Doha the group will not agree to a ceasefire unless the main cause of the war is discussed on the peace 'negoti... Read More

Children Multidimensional Poverty Shows 15% Increase Due to COVID-19 Pandemic: UNICEF Analysis

World, Sept. 17 -- The number of children living in multidimensional poverty has soared to approximately 1.2 billion due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new UNICEF and Save the Children analy... Read More

Afghanistan Reports Zero Coronavirus Deaths, 17 New Cases

Afghanistan, Sept. 17 -- The Ministry of Public Health on Thursday reported zero coronavirus deaths, while 17 new cases out of 265 samples tested were positive over the last 24 hours. In total, 107,8... Read More

Yoshihide Suga Elected to Lead Japan as New PM

World, Sept. 17 -- Succeeding Shinzo Abe former Prime Minister of Japan, Yoshihide Suga was elected as the new Prime Minister to Lead Japan. The former chief cabinet secretary won the leadership of t... Read More

20 Afghan Armies Killed In Nangarhar Battles

Afghanistan, Sept. 17 -- Attaullah Khogyani, spokesman for the Nangarhar Governor, said at least 20 security forces had been killed and 15 others are wounded in Taliban attacks in the province. Talib... Read More