Afghanistan

Mohib, Doval to discuss enhanced security partnership

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2019

Monitoring Desk KABUL: National Security Advisor (NSA) Hamdullah Mohib is expected to visit India later in the week for talks on beefing up security cooperation between New Delhi and Kabul. Mohib and his Indian counterpart would meet in New Delhi on Friday to discuss the security situation in the region, the Times of India reported…

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Sar-e-Pul oil reservoirs under Taliban threat: Officials

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2019

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Officials in Sar-e-Pul warned that oil reservoirs in the northern province will fall to the Taliban if “serious attention” is not paid to the security situation there. The provincial governor’s spokesman Wahidullah Amani said military equipment worth millions of dollars is kept around the oil reservoirs, which according to him are under…

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Govt signs contract for new radar system

By The Frontier Post | January 4, 2019

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Independent Civil Aviation Authority of Afghanistan on Wednesday signed a project worth AFs 9.7 billion (around $129 million) with a French company to install an “independent” radar system for military and civilian aircraft. Mahmoud Shah Habibi, head of the authority, said the project will be complete within the next two years…

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