CHIGCHARAN (SW): The Taliban militants have killed women and children in the public hospital upon overrunning Taywara district in Ghor province, official said on Sunday.
CHIGHCHIRAN-MAIMANA (SW): The Taywara district of Ghor and Kohistan district of Faryab have fallen to the Taliban on Saturday night.
SAMANGAN CITY (SW): A man has killed his mother-in-law in Samangan province, officials confirmed on Saturday.
KABUL (SW): The U.S. and Afghan security officials have launched investigation into a deadly air strike that has reportedly killed up to 17 policemen in Grishk, Helmand.
LASHKARGAH (SW): At least eight security personnel are reportedly killed in the Taliban’s early morning attacks on security ring and surrounding check posts in Helmand province.
KABUL (SW): At least eight high ranking officials of the Ministry of Defense (MoD) have been taken into custody over charges of corruption and fraud by the High Council on Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption.
LASHKARGAH (SW): The Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) managed to reclaim restive Nawa district from the Taliban on Saturday almost over a year after it fell to the rebels.
QALA-I-NAU (SW): The Taliban militants have taken away at least ten members of the Afghan National Army (ANA) in Badghes province after storming a security check post, officials confirmed on Saturday.
ASSAD ABAD (SW): At least two civilians got killed and seven more got wounded as rockets land in a residential area in Kunar provinces following clashes between the security forces and the Taliban on Thursday.
TALOQAN (SW): A clash between loyalists of the Hezb-i-Islami and Jamiat-i-Islami parties claimed one life in Takhar province on Wednesday.
GHAZNI CITY (SW): Security forces in Ghazni province have arrested a group of human traffickers that was allegedly trying to traffic 25 children to Pakistan for suicide attack training.
HERAT CITY (SW): There has been an evident surge in organized crimes such as abduction, targeted-killings robberies in western Herat province.
KUNDUZ CITY (SW): The Taliban militants have taken down three members of the Afghan National Civil Order Police (ANCOP) from a passenger bus and shot them dead in Kunduz province, a source informed on Wednesday.
KABUL (SW): Abdullah Abdullah, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Unity Government (NUG) has underlined the need for closer cooperation among the people and the security forces.
KUNDUZ CITY (SW): A group of armed men have killed four brothers who declined to pay imposed tax on their agriculture yield in Kunduz province.
KANDAHAR CITY (SW): A passenger taxi hit an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Kandahar on Monday leaving four members of a single family dead.
MAZAR-I-SHARIF (SW): Local authorities in Balkh province have said a top pro-government commander of the Afghan Local Police (ALP) along with his 13 fighters have been killed by the Taliban.
HERAT CITY (SW): A group of locals in Herat’s Kohsan district have shot dead a couple over alleged adultery, officials confirmed on Sunday.
ASADABAD (SW): Armed militants have warned residents in Kunar’s Wata Pur district to immediately quit government jobs and pay fine worth around $ 2000.
KABUL (SW): The Ministry of Defense (MoD) on Saturday announced it is plans to double the Commando Forces amid escalating violence across the country.
FARAH CITY (SW): Chairperson of Farah Provincial Council has claimed an Iranian military helicopter has dropped supplies for the Taliban militants.
KANDAHAR CITY (SW): The Kandahar Police Chief has discarded reports about giving away control of disputed border villages at the Durand Line to Pakistan.
KANDAHAR CITY (SW): General Abdul Raziq, Kandahar’s police chief has called the fall Loqman and Jahangir areas in Spin Boldak of the province to the Pakistani military as a rumor.
SHEBERGHAN (SW): A security source on conditions of anonymity has claimed that pro-Daesh rebels have been teaching their caliphate ideology to children in Jawzjan province.
CHAGCHARAN (SW): Pro-Daesh militants have shot dead at least three farmers in Ghor’s central Feroz Koh city.
LASHKARGAH (SW): At least 25 people are confirmed dead and over 50 wounded in a suicide car bombing outside a bank in Lashkargah, Helmand.
KABUL (SW): The Ministry of Interior Affairs (MoIA) on Wednesday expressed readiness to ensure foolproof security for Eid-ul-Fitre.
SHEBERGHAN (SW): The Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) pushed back militants from Jawzjan’s Darz Aab district on Wednesday.
SHEBERGHAN (SW): Pro-Daesh rebels have stormed a number of security check posts in Darz Aab district of Jawzjan province, officials said on Monday.
KABUL (SW): Organizer of the sit-in protest camp in Kabul have claimed two demonstrators have died in clashes with the police as the security forces dismantled the camp in the main Zanbaq Square in the wee hours on Tuesday.
KABUL (SW): The Taliban militants have killed ten Afghan guards of the U.S. Bagram Base in Parwan province, officials confirmed on Monday.
JALALABAD (SW): 5 civilians have died in a military operation on Sunday evening in Ghani Khel district of Nangarhar province.
JALALABAD (SW): Pakistan has said two of its diplomats went missing in Afghanistan on Sunday.
CHIGHCHIRAN (SW): Local authorities said pro-Daesh rebels have abducted 9 civilians from Morgh Aab area on Friday evening in Ghor province.
KABUL (SW): Analysts are sceptical about the prospects for peace in the near future considering the potential deployment of at least 4000 more U.S. soldiers.
KABUL (SW): Some members of the Wolesi Jirga (lower house) in the Wednesday’s session have shown concerns over the growing activities of Daesh in Pichragaam district of Nangarhar.
MAIDAN SHAR (SW): Local authorities have said a mortar hit has claimed 3 children’s lives in Said Abad district of Maidan Wardak province.
JALALABAD (SW): The local officials in Nangarhar province have said the Daesh militants have taken control of the strategic Tora Bora Mountain following deadly clashes.
LASHKARGAH (SW): A breakaway faction of the Taliban have been hit by a suicide car bombing in Helmand province on Wednesday, an official said.
JALALABAD (SW): American soldiers opened fire on civilians after their convoy hit a landmine in Ghani Khel district of Nangarhar province in the early hours of Monday.
GARDEZ (SW): Unidentified armed men gunned down worshipers at a mosque killing 3 men and injuring 4 more in Paktia province late on Friday night.
FEROZ KOH (SW): A top security official in Ghor province has said the pro-Daesh rebels are gaining foothold in this part of the country, and increasingly recruiting children in their ranks.
JALALABAD (SW): The provincial government in Nangarhar has initiated a drive against illegal possession of firearms in a bid to curb the surging rate of crimes and violence.
LASHKARGAH (SW): As a result of an airstrike by the international forces at least 8 Afghan Border Police (ABP) men are killed and 16 are injured in Helmand province, a well-placed source has said.
PUL-I-KHUMRI (SW): Coal mines in Baghlan remain closed as the firm responsible for extraction blames a local warlord for encroachment.
MAIMANA (SW): Security authorities in Jawzjan province have said 5 guests have been gunned down at a dinner on Wednesday in Aimaqkhana village of Qorghan district.
ASADABAD (SW): Local authorities in Kunar have raised concerns over surge in presence of pro-Daesh fighters in the province.
KANDAHAR CUTY (SW): A verbal feud between members of the Afghan National Police (ANP) in Kandahar has led to the killing of 6 policemen, a well-placed source told Salam Watandar on Sunday.
KABUL (SW): At least three back-to-back blasts during the funeral ceremony of Salim Ezidyar has caused multiple casualties in Kabul on Saturday.
KABUL (SW): A death penalty list of Taliban and Haqqani insurgents in the government’s captivity has been prepared for the President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani’s endorsement.