Afghanistan

Senate speaker denies links with detained ex-advisor

By The Frontier Post | May 26, 2019

KABUL (TOLO News): Senate Speaker Fazl Hadi Muslimyar on Sunday denied ties with Haji Delawar, a former advisor to Muslimyar who is facing charges of sheltering terrorists. On Thursday, Afghanistan’s Interior Ministry in a statement said that Delawar, an advisor to Muslimyar, had been arrested on charges of “supporting and sheltering terrorists”. Muslimyar said that…

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Atmar praises Abdullah for positions against Ghani

By The Frontier Post | May 26, 2019

KABUL (Afghanistan Time): Presidential candidate, Haneef Atmar praised his rival in the September polling, Abdullah Abdullah for asking President Ghani to leave office as his legal term ended on May 22. Earlier, 12 presidential hopefuls asked Ghani to leave office, warning against “other options” if he remained in power after May 22. President Ghani, rejects…

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Flash floods kill 24 nationwide

By The Frontier Post | May 26, 2019

KABUL (Afghanistan Time): At least 24 people were killed in recent floods due to torrential rainfalls hit some provinces that destroyed roads, houses and public buildings. “Mullah Asghar’s house has been completely destroyed. It is not clear if someone is alive because everyone is under debris,” said Akbar Barati from Herat province. The government has…

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