Insurgent commander Mullah Shir Agha and one of his officers were killed in a police operation yesterday in Herat.
Hundreds of voters, including women, queued up in front of polling stations in western Ghor province two hours before the voting process got under way.
This 550 Kg opium were discovered yesterday in Khashrod districts as a result of exclusive operation of afghan national police.
Recently a workshop was launched in Herat province under the theme of “Mobilizing Communities and Involving Partners” through Stability in Key Areas (SIKA) program of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD).
Six insurgents were killed and 12 wounded in infighting between two rebel groups in the Dil Aram district of western Nimroz province, an official said on Saturday.