Afghanistan

Taliban capture key area in Jawzjan province

By The Frontier Post | January 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk SHEBERGHAN: The Taliban captured a key area from the Islamic State or Daesh in Qoshtipa district in Jawzjan province of Afghanistan on Thursday. Four Daesh gunmen were killed in the gunfight with Taliban in Aqsae area in the limits of Qoshtipa, district governor Aminullah told Afghan Islamic Press (AIP). The Taliban captured the […]

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Suicide bomber killed by own explosives

By The Frontier Post | January 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk JALALABAD: A suicide bomber was killed in an explosion triggered by his own explosives and before reaching to his target in eastern Nangrhar province of Afghanistan. The provincial government in a statement said the incident took place late on Wednesday evening in the vicinity of Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of Nangarhar. The […]

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Eight police killed in Taliban attack on Helmand checkpoint

By The Frontier Post | January 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk HELMAND: Eight policemen manning a check-post have been killed and two others wounded in a Taliban attack in southern Helmand province, an official said on Thursday. Deputy police chief Gul Khan told media that the militants attacked the check-post in Mukhtar Kala area between Greshk and Lashkargah. He said eight police personnel were […]

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