11 Taliban rebels killed in Zabul

    ZABUL (SW) - At least 11 Taliban rebels wishing to disrupt electoral process got killed in air raids conducted by the U.S. forces, an official in Zabul claimed on Saturday.

    IECC criticizes the IEC for electoral glitches

    KABUL (SW) – Ali Reza Rouhani, spokesman for the Independent Election Complaint Commission, on Saturday criticized the electoral drive over multiple shortcomings.

    Election related incidents leave 2 people killed, 30 wounded

    JALALABAD (SW) – At least two people got killed and 30 people got hurt in different security incidents related to elections in Nangarhar, Laghman and Kunar provinces.

    Taliban's attacks kill two people in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ CITY (SW) – The Taliban rebels have staged coordinated attacks in Kunduz killing at least two people and wounding 39 more.

    IEC: Voting would continue on Sunday

    KABUL (SW) – The Independent Election Commission on Saturday announced a reserve day, Sunday, for voters in the ongoing polls for the Wolesi Jirga (lower house).


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