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.

9 rebels dead in Herat offensive

9 rebels dead in Herat offensive

Feb 23, 2015 - 14:27

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Nine insurgents have been killed and 12 others wounded in security forces clearing operation conducted in western Herat province, an official said on Monday.

Nastwa Nasari, spokesman of Afghan National Army (ANA) commando unity, told Pajhwok Afghan News the three-day offensive was carried out in the Zerkoh locality of Shindand district concluded on Sunday.

He said ANA forces, police personnel and officials of National Directorate of Security (NDSinfo-icon) took part in the joint operation.

But Talibaninfo-icon spokesman Qari Yousuf Ahmadi claimed capturing four security forces’ check-posts in the fighting. However, he did not share exact detail about casualties suffered by security forces.


Related Article

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



Twitter Update