Afghanistan

Karzai says not keen but may consider nomination in polls

By The Frontier Post | June 14, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The former Afghan President Hamid Karzai says he is not keen but may consider nomination in the upcoming elections provided that the political parties agree with him and that no other options are left to resolve the issues of the country. Karzai made the remarks during an interview with the Spiegel Online…

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Airstrikes leave two ISIS-K members dead in Kunar province

By The Frontier Post | June 14, 2018

Monitoring Desk KUNAR: At least two militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Khurasan (ISIS-K) were killed during the airstrikes conducted in eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan. The Ministry of Defense (MoD) said the airstrikes were carried out in the vicinity of Wataput district. Without disclosing further information, the Ministry of Defense…

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Ahead of Eid festival, security beefed up in Kabul

By The Frontier Post | June 14, 2018

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Kabul police on Wednesday said security measures had been put in place in the capital to enable residents to celebrate Eid holidays in a secure environment. Maj. Abdul Khaliq Bahram Jan, 3rd division commander for 7th police district, told Pajhwok Afghan News: “All detective and security organs are round the clock for…

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