JALALABAD (PAN): The administrative head of Shirzad district in eastern Nangarhar province was killed along with three of his bodyguards when a remote-controlled bomb hit their vehicle, officials said on Tuesday.
JALALABAD (PAN): Unidentified gunmen robbed a vehicle, 15 mine detectors and some explosives of a demining agency in the Pachir Agam district of eastern Nangarhar province on Sunday night, officials said on Monday.
JALALABAD (PAN): The Taliban insurgents are in control of six districts of eastern Nuristan province, where work on 800 reconstruction projects has been suspended over the past two years, the newly appointed governor said on Sunday.
KABUL (PAN): Twenty-one Taliban fighters have been killed, seven others injured and another 11 arrested during separate security operations over the past 24 hours across the country, the Ministry of Interior said on Saturday.
JALALABAD (PAN): Protestors of the Shinwari tribe have blocked the Torkham-Jalalabad Highway in protest over a land dispute with Kuchis in the Bahti Kot district of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Wednesday.