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

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

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

16 Pakistani suspects detained in Logar

16 Pakistani suspects detained in Logar

By
On
Jul 24, 2011 - 11:54

PUL-I-ALAM (PANinfo-icon): At least 16 Pakistani suspects have been held on charges of fighting alongside the Talibaninfo-icon in central Logar province, officials said on Sunday.

Members of the Afghan National Army (ANA) arrested them late Saturday night while patrolling in the Padkhwab-i-Roghani area of the Braki Brak district, Din Mohammad Darwesh, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News.

He said the suspects had travelled from Pakistaninfo-icon to assist the Taliban.

But district chief Mohammad Rahim Amin said the investigation had not yet been completed and emphasized that those detained were suspects.

Amin said some of them had claimed that they came to Afghanistaninfo-icon to preach Islam.

mrh/kg

Tags: 

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

Advertisement

Twitter Update