LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Officials and residents on Sunday confirmed Taliban militants had entered the main bazaar of the Sangin district in southern Helmand province after capturing security posts.
JALALABAAD (Pajhwok): The Nangarhar police chief declared on Sunday that peace talks with militants would be fruitless as long as they were not forced on the defensive.
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): An NGO has appointed doctors based on fake documents to several health facilities in western Ghor province, officials allege, voicing concerns about patients’ health.
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Eighteen insurgent were killed and 12 other, including six Afghan Local police (ALP) personnel, wounded during clashes and an explosion in different parts of the country, officials said on Sunday.
QALAT (Pajhwok): A newly-constructed building for the Quick Reaction Force has been inaugurated in southern Zabul province.
KABUL (Pajhwok): A public representative from southern Ghazni province was wounded in a roadside bombing in Kabul on Sunday morning, an official said.
KABUL (Pajhwok): Two militant commanders were among seven fighters killed in a fresh drone attack on a compound on the Afghan-Pakistan border, a report said on Sunday.
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Police detained a gang and recovered 45 camels stolen from nomads in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Saturday.
FARAH CIY (Pajhwok): A roadside bombing killed two people, including an administrative officer at the police headquarters, in western Farah province on Saturday, and official said.
LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): The Child Correctional Centre is yielding promising results in bringing down the juvenile crime graph in southern Helmand province, Justice Department claimed on Saturday.
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