• The missing voice of Manzoor Pashteen in Afghanistan

    Once in her public speech, Assata Shakur, a member of Black Liberation Army said: “Where there is oppression there is resistance.” Shakur’s words, these days reflect the state of millions of Pashtuns who have been facing violence and oppression in Pakistan. The ethnic Pashtun, who make one of the largest…

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  • Abdullah’s supporters expand election protests to northern provinces

    Supporters of the presidential candidate, Abdullah Abdullah, who is the incumbent chief executive, expanded their election related protests to the northern Faryab and Takhar provinces. Talking to Kabul Now, spokesperson for the provincial police chief, Khalil Asir, said that the protest was held peacefully. According to the local official, the…

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  • A case review: corruption scandals in Afghan defense ministry

    This report has been developed on basis of evidences which show the Afghan Ministry of Defense and Mujtaba Ali firm, signing a contract, have embezzled a large amount of money.    Executive summary On January 18, 2019, the Afghan Ministry of Defense (MoD), in contrast to the Procurement Law of…

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  • Will Afghan Govt be able to install RTDMS?

    Ministry Of Technology

    Boosting up national revenues, in 2015, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) proposed a plan of a 10 percent tax on GSM subscribers to Afghan cabinet for approval. The cabinet ministers approved it, and as per the new rule, a 10 percent taxation was imposed on telecommunication services. Following the approval…

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  • Errors committed by senior security officials led to killing of ASFs: Experts say

    Afghan Commando

    Amid intra-Afghan peace talks, the Taliban insurgents carried out a deadly ambush on Afghan Special Forces in Badghis province last week. On 15 July, 2019, the Afghan Special Force conducted an operation to capture a key Taliban commander in Abkamari district of the northwestern Badghis province and push the Taliban…

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