Category: Politics & Governance

Biden to press ahead with talks on releasing Afghanistan’s foreign-held assets

MONITORING (SW) – U.S. President Joe Biden’s administration will press ahead with talks on releasing billions of dollars in Afghanistan’s foreign-held assets despite late al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri’s presence in Kabul and foot-dragging by the Taliban and Afghan central bank, according to three sources with knowledge of the situation.

Flash floods cause devastation in Logar

PUL-E-ALAM (SW) – Officials at the Logar Natural Disaster Management Department say that as a result of heavy rains and flooding in Pul-e-Alam city, the capital of this province, and Khushi district, many casualties and financial losses have been caused to the people.

Road accident claims 5 lives in Daikundi

NILI (SW) – Local sources in Daikundi say that 5 people were killed and 11 others were injured as a result of the overturning of a minibus in Kotel Chabalk area of Shahristan district of this province.

Mahdi Mujahid killed near the Iranian border

The Ministry of Defense announced today by broadcasting a newsletter that the border forces of the Islamic Emirate killed Mahdi Mujahid in one of the border areas of Herat Province and Iran.