KABUL (PAN): A fact-finding mission on Tuesday informed the Meshrano Jirga (upper house) that 66 police pick-ups and 2,700 weapons had disappeared from the police headquarters in eastern Nuristan province over the past few years.
KABUL (PAN): Tribal elders from various provinces on Sunday warned the government of withdrawing their relatives from the ranks of Afghan security forces if two former officials, including one charged with triple murder, were not tried publicly.
KABUL (PAN): Foreign Affairs Minister Zalmai Rassoul on Wednesday said the proposed Taliban liaison office in Qatar would not be accepted until the rebels arrived at the negotiation table with the Afghan government.
KABUL (PAN): Wolesi Jirga members on Wednesday failed for a second time to settle their differences over the issue of summoning nearly a dozen ministers who spent less than half of development funds last year.
KABUL (PAN): The Meshrano Jirga (Senate) on Tuesday announced launching a joint investigation with the government into the entry of an unidentified plane that was denied landing in southern Kandahar province two days ago.