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Despite statements made by the US President D. Trump about the need for early withdrawal of the US military from Afghanistan, there is a clear interest of the Pentagon, the CIA and the industrial complex — including in a material sense — in maintaining a military presence in this country. What it involves is the […] Today at 12:01

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At least 10 Taliban militants including a commander of the group were killed in clashes with the Afghan forces in Paktia province, the army confirmed. Aimal Momand, a spokesman for the Afghan military told Ariana News that the clashes broke out after a large number of the insurgents attacked outposts of the Afghan forces in […] 9/07/2020 at 11:37

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An Afghan presidential guard has been found dead in a river in central Bamyan province, an official said on Wednesday. Latif Azimi, a spokesman for provincial governor, told 1TV that the body of the guard, identified as Aziz Ahmad Alimyar, was discovered by police in a river in Pay Mori area of Shibar district on […] 9/07/2020 at 11:35

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A top US general said on Tuesday he was not convinced any Russian bounties resulted in the deaths of American troops in Afghanistan. The comments come after reports said that US intelligence believed that a Russian military unit paid bounties to Taliban-linked militants to kill US and other coalition forces in Afghanistan. The Pentagon has […] 9/07/2020 at 11:35

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At least two police were killed and 15 others wounded in a car bomb explosion in southern Kandahar province, a source confirmed. A security source on a condition of anonymity told Ariana News that an explosive-laden truck targeted the police headquarters building of Shahwalikot district of the province early Wednesday morning. The incident took place […] 8/07/2020 at 10:54

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Russia and the United States have established a regular dialogue on Afghanistan, which could have bothered certain political circles in Washington, Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev stated in an interview with the Argumenty i Fakty weekly, commenting on the publications about the alleged bounties on US servicemen that Moscow allegedly offered to Afghan militants. […] 7/07/2020 at 10:18

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A local police commander was killed in a suicide attack in Khewa district of eastern Nangarhar province, a local official confirmed. The incident took place at around 10:30 on Tuesday after an explosive-loaded vehicle went off at the Bazar of the district. Mir Zaman, a local police commander for Kuz Kunar district of Nangarhar, along […] 7/07/2020 at 10:14

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Kabul is hosting a meeting of 19 representatives from nations as well as international organizations today in a virtual event organized by the Presidential Palace to discuss peace and to build consensus on the reconciliation process in the country. Representatives from the United States, Russia, China, Pakistan, India, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and other countries […] 6/07/2020 at 14:28

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Russia supplied arms only to the legitimate government of Afghanistan and not to the Taliban militant group (outlawed in Russia) as the United States claims, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday. “Russia supplied arms only to the legitimate government of Afghanistan, which is well known,” the Russian diplomat stressed. “In this context, […] 3/07/2020 at 10:04

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At least 47 members of the Jamiat-e-Islami leadership council on Wednesday voted and removed Salahuddin Rabbani as the executive chairman of the party. The party elected Enayatullah Shadab as interim chairman of the party to convene the party’s general assembly. Afghanistan’s Jamiat-e Islami party is apparently divided into two groups. 47 members of the party’s […] 3/07/2020 at 10:03