President Ghani says billions of dollars in government budgets have been wasted in five Afghan government departments.   “Billions of dollars of government money have been left unused in five government offices, but this money has not been used optimally yet,” President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani was addressing in the education week on Tuesday – More…

The Afghan embassy in Islamabad has announced that the Pakistani government is closing all its land borders with Afghanistan and Iran to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. This decision is scheduled to be implemented from the 5th to the 20th of May. The Afghan embassy in Islamabad has said that during this period, the – More…

Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has reacted sharply to yesterday’s bloody incident in Logar province. The Presidential Palace condemned the attack in a newsletter on Saturday (May 11th), saying that “a large number of people, including young people who were staying at a hotel to take the entrance exam, were killed in the attack.” Condemning – More…

Seven people were killed and 70 others were injured in a traffic accident in the Paghman district of Kabul province, security officials said. Tariq Arian, the spokesman for the Ministry of Interior, told the media today (Tuesday 30 April): “Seven occupants of the 404 vehicles were killed and 70 others were injured when two 404 – More…

Security officials say 227 Taliban fighters have been killed and wounded in clashes between the Taliban and security forces in several provinces. “As a result of clashes between security forces and the Taliban in the past 24 hours in Laghman, Logar, Ghazni, Wardak, Herat, Ghor, Faryab, Balkh, Baghlan provinces, the Ministry of Defense wrote in – More…

The US State Department has announced that it will provide $ 300 million in civilian assistance to Afghanistan this year. US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken tweeted on Wednesday night that the aid would be used in the civilian sector. Mr. Blinken emphasized that the US’s $ 300 million was a reflection of the United – More…

Security officials at the Interior Ministry said five people were wounded in an explosion last night in the (Shahid) Square area of Kabul’s 15th district. Hamid Roshan, the deputy spokesman for the Interior Ministry, told the media that five people, including soldiers and civilians, were injured in the blast. A powerful explosion took place last – More…

  As US president Joe Biden declared his final decision on the US force’s withdrawal on September 11, NATO also finalized their decision on their troop’s withdrawal from Afghanistan. Jens Stoltenberg, NATO secretary-general, announced their troop’s withdrawal during a joint meeting with the US defense and state secretaries in Brussels. He stated: ” we decided – More…

The Taliban have said in connection with the delay in the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan that they will not attend any peace talks on Afghanistan until all foreign troops have left. Mohammad Naeem, Wardak, spokesman for the Taliban’s political office in Qatar, wrote on Twitter on Wednesday: “Unless all foreign forces leave the – More…

In Lahore, Pakistan, three girls brutally raped a 25-year-old man. According to reports, three female girls, Bani, Hana, and Pari Nawaz, raped 25-year-old Hamed while he had not first intoxicated the young man with wine and other drugs. The girls were detained by Lahore police and an investigation has been launched by the police. “These – More…