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.

7 rebels killed in separate incidents

7 rebels killed in separate incidents

Mar 04, 2014 - 18:22

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Seven militants have been killed and half a dozen others injured during separate incidents of violence in three provinces over the past 24 hours, officials said on Tuesday.

Three policemen were also injured during the incidents occurred in central Maidan Wardak, southern Kandahar and western Farah provinces, they said.

The Maidan Wardak governor’s spokesman, Attaullah Khogyani, told Pajhwok Afghan News two militants, including a commander, were killed and six others were injured during a clash with Afghan forces in Kafir Kala area of Daimardad district on Tuesday noon.

The clash came amid an ongoing clean-up operation by Afghan security forces in the area, he said.

In Kandahar, five militants were killed and some weapons were seized during an operation in Chinarto village of Shah Walikot district on Tuesday, the governor’s house said in a statement.

Elsewhere, three policemen were wounded in a roadside bombing in Bala Balok district of western Farah province.

In southeastern Paktika province, police detained a Talibaninfo-icon group leader identified as Mualvi Nasraullah, accused of his involvement in a series of attacks, police chief Brig. Gen. Zalmai Oryakhel said.

The Taliban have not yet commented on the incidents.


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