Ten Taliban militants, including a commander, and a public order police officer were killed during separate incidents of violence in southern Zabul province, officials said on Tuesday.
A rehabilitation centre for drug addicts has been built by a local trader in southwestern Nimroz province, where more than 10,000 people are using narcotics, officials said on Saturday.
Afghanistan is one of the 10 priority countries for Canada’s support under the G8 Muskoka Initiative in areas of midwifery training and service provision, the Canadian ambassador said on Tuesday.
Five suicide bombers were killed after they stormed the National Directorate of Security (NDS) office in the Dilaram district of western Nimroz province on Monday, an official said.
Afghan National Police have seized 1400 Kilos of opium in Qalat City capital of southern Zabul province, yesterday.
Seraj is a very modest man. He is 38 years old and has lived in Kandahar province all his life. He is not a famous warrior, poet, politician or athlete. Yet he is a genuine Afghan hero!