KABUL (PAN): The International Security and Assistance Force (ISAF) recalled all its military personnel serving at Afghan ministries, hours after two US advisors were found dead inside the heavily-guarded interior ministry in Kabul.
KABUL (PAN): Finance Minister Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal on Saturday presented before the Wolesi Jirga, the lower house, the draft annual budget with a total outlay of 277 billion afghanis for the ongoing fiscal year.
KABUL (PAN): Four people were killed and 79 others, including three policemen, were injured in clashes as angry protests over the burning of the Quran at the Bagram Airbase entered a fifth day on Saturday, officials said.
KABUL (PAN): Several Afghans were killed and wounded during protests in different parts of the country on Friday over the burning of the holy Quran at a US military base in central Parwan province, officials and witnesses said.
KABUL (PAN): Prayer leaders and religious scholars in Kabul and other parts of the country on Friday condemned the alleged burning of the Quran by foreign soldiers. However, they urged the people to avoid violent demonstrations.