The Afghan Ministry of Defense confirms that a military helicopter of the Airforce has crashed in the Jaghato district of Maidan Wardak. According to a newsletter published by the Ministry of National Defense, this army helicopter suffers from technical problems. “Last night, a wing of an MI-17 helicopter of the Airforce crashed in – More…

    US National Security Adviser Jack Salwan acknowledges that the United States has held military, intelligence, and diplomatic talks with Pakistan to ensure that Afghanistan is no longer a haven for terrorists and that US interests are once again at stake. They are not in danger, but the US official declined to comment further. – More…

    A senior US military official has said the United States might close its embassy in Afghanistan if a new government, including the Taliban, is formed.   The commander-in-chief of US CENTCOM has said that the United States is determined to continue its presence in Afghanistan unless the new government in Afghanistan asks them – More…

  The US Special Envoy for Afghanistan has begun a new round of visits to Afghanistan, Qatar, and other countries in the region. The US State Department wrote in a press release yesterday evening: “Zalmai Khalilzad, the US Special Representative for the Peace Process in Afghanistan, has just begun a new tour (June 4), during – More…

    As the bloody and deadly fighting continues in Afghanistan, recently, officials at the Ministry of Defense claim that the Taliban is suffering heavy casualties all over Afghanistan. MOD officials stated that at least 94 Taliban fighters have been killed and wounded in various places in the past 24 hours.   Afghan security officials – More…

    The NATO Secretary-General says that the withdrawal of their troops does not mean the severance of ties with Afghanistan but that the organization is looking to maintain its civilian presence supporting the Afghan military in the country.   “With the withdrawal of foreign troops from Afghanistan, the people of this country must take – More…

    As the Taliban battle spread across the provinces, Afghan security forces, especially special forces, have boosted their operation on both fronts war on terror and release of their comrades; according to reports in a recent issue, the special forces have expanded their activities to target Taliban prisons and launch special operations against the – More…

    Former president Hamid Karzai Interview with Speigel News Paper Interview Conducted by Susanne Koelbl in Kabul   Translated by Shershah Nawabi   Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai, 63, on his empathy for the Taliban, his bitter disappointment with the former protective power, the United States, and why he considers the EU as his – More…

    After the situation in Faryab became tense, the protesters in the province finally decided to elect one of the four figures whose names have not yet been leaked as the governor of the province.   Supporters of the National Islamic Movement of Afghanistan (ANC) led by Marshal Abdul Rashid Dostum marched in Faryab – More…