At least seven Taliban, including a notorious commander and former governor, were captured from different parts of the country, the Ministry of Interior Affairs (MoI) said Sunday.
Herat Provincial Peace Committee encourages insurgents to stop fighting for a peaceful life with the help of the committee.
Construction work of four water supply networks was started in Ghor province by the Rural Water Supply, Sanitation and Irrigation Program (Ru-WatSIP) of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD).
The Agricultural Department in Herat has taken another step to increase opportunities for farmers in building domestic industries to fortify the country’s economy. The department has distributed thousands of silkworm boxes to farmers in the districts of Injil, Guzara, Zinda Jan and Pashton Zarghoon.
Hundreds of people on Tuesday protested in this western city of Herat against the mutilation of nearly a dozen voters by insurgents in Kasht-i-Sangi Robat district on the election day.
Afghan and American forces are prepared for any effects of the ongoing military operation in Pakistan’s tribal region of North Waziristan, including extremists seeking refuge in the landlocked country, a senior US military commander said on Tuesday.