A military commander on Monday said 7,000 Afghan National Army (ANA) troops would be deployed to assist other security forces in maintaining security during and after the April 5 elections in the northern zone.
Twenty militants joined the peace process in western Ghor and northern Kunduz provinces on Wednesday, officials said.
Seven armed rebels, including a commander, were killed and six others wounded during an operation in the Chahar Dara district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Wednesday.
A Two-day workshop on social awareness titled "Community Development Agreements" was organized by the Afghanistan Resources Corridors Project (ARCP) in close cooperation of the World Bank at the World Bank office in Mazar-e-Sharif from 12 to 13 March, 2014.
The installation of gas turbine by an Indian company would help reduce electricity shortage in northern Jawzjan province, an official said on Sunday.
The National Directorate of Security (NDS) on Saturday claimed arresting a group of suspects planning to conduct bomb attacks on public meetings.