At least sixteen anti-government armed militants joined peace process in western Herat province of Afghanistan.
The Italian ambassador to Afghanistan on Wednesday said his country would spend $300 million on development projects during the ongoing year in western Herat province.
Security forces ambushed a group of militants in a forest in the Gulistan district of western Farah province, killing 41 of them, an official on Sunday, a claim the rebels dismissed.
Two-development projects of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development completed and handed-over in Guzra district of Herat province.
Seven militants were killed and another six injured during a security operation and a blast in western Faryab province, officials said on Thursday.
The foundation stone of a 100-bed hospital has been laid in the capital of western Nimroz province, officials said on Thursday.