Free Press Journal
  • Afghanistan: 5 people killed in suicide attack on protesters

    Jalalabad: At least five people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up among protesters in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, an official said, in the latest violence to hit the country. Another 30 were wounded in the blast in Nangarhar province, where people had blocked a highway in protest over the appointment of a local police chief, provincial governor spokesman Ataullah Khogyani said.

  • 3 civilians killed in militant gun battles

    Kabul : An Afghan official says at least three people, including a small child, were killed when Islamic State group militants attacked Taliban insurgents in eastern Nangarhar province.

  • ISIS-militants

    30 ISIS militants’ along with three civilians killed in clashes in Afghanistan

    Kabul: At least 30 ISIS militants were killed during clashes in eastern Nangarhar province while three civilians also lost their lives in the clash. The incident took place on Friday in the restive Kot district after the ISIS loyalists launched a coordinated attack on police check posts of the Afghan Local Police (ALP).