Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Rebel commander among 5 killed in ISAF airstrike

Rebel commander among 5 killed in ISAF airstrike

Feb 26, 2011 - 17:48

HERAT CITY (PANinfo-icon): Six militants, including a senior commander, were killed during an ISAFinfo-icon airstrike in Khak-i-Safed district of western Farah province, officials said on Saturday.

The raid was conducted on Friday afternoon in Khost area, Khak-i-Safed district chief, Malak Khudadad, told Pajhwok Afghan News.

Responsible for Talibaninfo-icon operations in Khost and Jeaja areas of the district, the commander was involved in several attacks against Afghan and international forces recently, Khudadad said.

Meeting in a remote mountainous area, Pir Mohammad and his men were struck by helicopter-borne foreign troops. Civilians suffered no causalities in the operation, he said.


Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment


Twitter Update