Afghan violence sees surge in civilian deaths, says UN mission

Afghan violence sees surge in civilian deaths, says UN mission

KABUL, July 28 (NIA): At least 1,601 civilians have been killed and 3,565 injured in the first half of 2016, showing a record surge of four percent in casualties as compared to the corresponding period in 2015, the Afghan news agency Pajhwok said on Monday quoting UN agencies. The total civilian casualties recorded between January […]

Afghan troops foil Taliban plan to bomb girls’ school in Kabul

Afghan troops foil Taliban plan to bomb girls’ school in Kabul

Troops of the National Directorate of Security (NDS) have foiled a planned suicide attack on a girls’ school in Kabul, Daily Outlook Afghanistan reported on Wednesday. NDS troops  shot and wounded Bakhtullah, the would-be suicide bomber, in Khoshi district of the central Logar province. According to the NDS, Bakhtullah confessed to the plot during preliminary […]

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