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    German minister insists on training Afghan forces

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): The German Interior Minister Hans Peter Friedrich on Sunday insisted on equipping and training of the Afghan forces for the successful completion of security switch.


    Washington supports Kabul-Islamabad talks

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): The US ambassador to Afghanistan on Monday said his country was ready to support President Hamid Karzai's plan for peace talks with Pakistan, not Taliban.


    Afghans mourn assassination

    KABUL (PAN): Jihadi and political leaders strongly condemned the murder of High Peace Council Chairman Prof. Burhanuddin Rabbani on Wednesday, pledging to avenge his death.

    Accidents & Disasters

    2 die in Mazar-i-Sharif cylinder blast

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): At least two people died and 10 others sustained injuries when a gas cylinder exploded in northern Balkh province on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    Security transition a huge gain for Afghan forces: Gen. Kneip

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): The Afghan National Army and police have made good progress in the northern zone in recent months, an International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) commander said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Airstrike in Balkh, attempted land mine attack thwarted in Kabul

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): At least 10 insurgents have been killed in an airstrike by NATO-led troops in northern Balkh province, an official said on Sunday.


    MAZAR-I-SHARIF, June 02, 2011: Afghan and foreign security officials address a joint press conference in northern Balkh province.