ASADBAD (PAN): Governor Syed Fazlullah Wahidi on Monday asked all security organs to launch a decisive operation against insurgents in the Chapa Dara district of eastern Kunar province, bordering Pakistan's Bajaur tribal region.
ASADABAD (PAN): Two Afghan National Army troops and one policeman were killed during a clash with insurgents in eastern Kunar province, while 35 kilograms of heroin seized in southwestern Nimroz on Monday, officials said.
ASADABAD (PAN): Families of those killed and wounded in an ISAF airstrike in eastern Kunar were on Monday paid $1,824 (100,000 afghains) in compensation for each dead and 50,000afs for each injured, officials said.
ASADABAD (PAN): A dozen Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed during a hours-long fierce gun-battle with Taliban insurgents who stormed a security post in eastern Kunar province that borders Pakistan's Bajuar tribal region, a military official said on Friday.
KABUL (PAN): Appointed by President Hamid Karzai, an investigation team on Wednesday confirmed that 11 children and four women had died in a NATO airstrike in Shegal district of eastern Kunar province.