Security forces have detained four would-be suicide bombers in southeastern Paktia and southern Kandahar provinces, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said on Monday.
Officials in central Uruzgan province on Wednesday said tight security measures had been put in place around polling stations for the April 5 presidential and provincial elections.
The British Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) in Helmand province has recently been handed over to the provincial government – another sign of Afghan’s taking control of their own affairs.
Hundreds of policemen on Monday completed an election security course in southern Helmand province. Presidential and provincial polls are slated for April 5.
Afghanistan’s women have always stood for peace and re-conciliation. Today’s generation of young Afghan females are no different from their mothers.