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News Afghanistan » Kunar: Afghan forces kill 3 IS fighters in eastern Kunar province

News channel or source: http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1090015.shtml
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Afghan security force members take part in a military operation in Sarkanay district of Kunar province, Afghanistan on Feb 19, 2018. At least three Islamic State (IS) fighters have been killed and five others injured during a cleanup operation by security ...

News Afghanistan » Kunar: US drone strike kills 7 ISIS militants in Kunar province

News channel or source: https://www.khaama.com/us-drone-strike-kills-7-isis-militants-in-kunar-province-04512
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

At least seven militants affiliated with the Islamic State terror group were killed in US drone strike in eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan. According to the local security officials, the latest drone strike was carried out in the vicinity of Chapara ...

News Afghanistan » Kunar: Afghanistan Fights Back Against Pakistan’s Missile Onslaught

News channel or source: https://www.tolonews.com/afghanistan/afghanistan-fights-back-against-pakistan%E2%80%99s-missile-onslaught
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

The Kunar governor says Pakistan has fired more than 5,000 rockets at Afghanistan in past six months. Local officials said Pakistan has fired more than 5,000 rockets at Kunar province in eastern Afghanistan in the past six months, forcing hundreds of ...

News Afghanistan » Kunar: Vet got around, even in deadly Afghan 'rain'

News channel or source: http://www.news-gazette.com/news/local/2018-02-19/vet-got-around-even-deadly-afghan-rain.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

where the Pech River and Kunar River converge, a hotly contested area then. Though he always took orders readily, "I wouldn't want to go back" to Afghanistan, Richards said. "I could not assimilate with the Afghans; the country was one step out of the ...

News Afghanistan » Kunar: Flagging Pakistani Taliban Loses Another Top Gun

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/02/flagging-pakistani-taliban-loses-another-top-gun/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Khan Said Sajna was the deputy of the TTP chief Mullah Fazlullah, who is reportedly hiding in Afghanistan’s eastern Kunar province since his miraculous escape from a massive military operation by the Pakistani security forces in the country’s tourist ...

News Afghanistan » Kunar: QRCS distributes winter aid in three Afghan provinces

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/581103/QRCS-distributes-winter-aid-in-three-Afghan-provin
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Farid Allah Hassan, acting governor of Kunar, thanked QRCS for the aid given to the neediest families, wishing for more aid in other fields, particularly in healthcare, water and sanitation, and livelihood. Mohamed Iqbal, East Afghanistan district manager ...

News Afghanistan » Kunar: WHO Afghanistan Monthly Programme Update: January 2018, Emergency Humanitarian Action

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/afghanistan/who-afghanistan-monthly-programme-update-january-2018-emergency-humanitarian
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

A total of 1,047 families were displaced due to conflict in northeastern and southern regions. In Kunar and Nangarhar province, cross border shelling from Pakistan resulted in an increased number of trauma cases. A total of six health facilities were ...

News Afghanistan » Kunar: 4 al-Qaida, IS militants killed in eastern Afghan airstrikes

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/16/c_136979883.htm
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Kunar province. One bunker of the terrorist network was also destroyed," Operational Coordination Group Afghanistan (MoD-OCGA) said in a statement. In neighboring Nangarhar province, a militant of the Islamic State (IS) group was killed after an air raid ...

News Afghanistan » Kunar: Tougher U.S. strategy brings Afghan gains, but peace or victory look remote

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-afghanistan-usa-war/tougher-u-s-strategy-brings-afghan-gains-but-peace-or-victory-look-remote-idUSKBN1FS1KO
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

JALALABAD, Afghanistan (Reuters) - A more aggressive U.S. strategy ... “The American air strikes have broken their back,” said Nasrullah a soldier in Kunar province on the Pakistani border. “They don’t dare attack in large numbers because they ...