MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Taliban fighters suffered heavy causalities in anti-militants drives but civilians were suffering the most in terms of casualties in southwestern Faryab province, an official said Monday.
LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): A post commander was among three policemen killed in an overnight roadside bombing in southern Helmand province, where four insurgents had been arrested, officials said on Wednesday.
KANDAHAR/JALALABAD (Pajhwok): An Afghan Local Police (ALP) commander and a member were killed and four others wounded as a result of infighting in southern Kandahar province, officials said on Tuesday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): Kabul police chief Gen. Mohammad Zahir Zahir said on Saturday that mafia groups were trying to kill him as initial investigation into last week’s suicide attack inside the police headquarters showed he was the target.
KABUL (Pajhwok): A number of Afghan policewomen on Saturday left for Turkey to undergo a four-month training course. The officers would be trained in computer skills, administration, management, law-enforcement and driving.
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Three militants have been killed and eight others including two civilians and an Afghan Local Police (ALP) member wounded during a clash in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Tuesday.